Patrick M. McCarthy, MD

4.9 
89 ratings  Read Reviews
Northwestern Medical Group

Primary Specialty

Cardiac Surgery

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Accepting New Patients

Practice Focus Areas

  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Atrial Fibrillation Surgery
  • Bicuspid Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Mitral Valve Repair
  • Transcatheter Mitral Valve Implant
  • Valve Repair/Replacement

Education

Medical Education:
Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine - 1980
Residency:
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science (Rochester) - 1985
Fellowships:
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science (Rochester) - 1988
Stanford Health Care-Sponsored Stanford University - 1989

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery - Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medical Group
Physician Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Central DuPage Hospital
Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall rating

4.9
4.9 
89 Ratings
  • Friendly & Courteous
    4.9
  • Will Recommend to Others
    5.0
  • Clear Explanations
    4.9
  • Shows Concern
    4.9
  • Includes You In Decisions
    4.9
  • Explains Medications
    4.9
  • Follow-Up Instructions
    4.9
  • Easy to Understand
    4.9
  • Time Spent With Patient
    4.9
  • Confidence in Doctor
    5.0

Reviews from Patients

11 Reviews
June 29, 2019

Dr. McCarthy was outstanding. simply the best

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May 08, 2019

Dr. McCarthy was very good!!

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May 02, 2019

Wonderful doctor

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February 10, 2019

excellent

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February 03, 2019

Dr McCarthy, CV surgeon, was very professional

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November 10, 2018

I feel as though I am getting the "Michael Jordan" of heart surgeons in Dr. McCarthy. everyone on his staff and in the cardiovascular dept. at Northwestern has been top notch in every way possible.!

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November 08, 2018

*Dr. Mccarthy provided my wife and I a thorough explanation of the treatment and procedures required for my heart repair surgery. He answered all of our questions in a concise, informative, and professional manner.

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June 19, 2018

Very nice and friendly.

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March 24, 2018

Dr McCarthy was very professional in explaining everything about my condition. He told me how we would proceed to correct my condition and explained how my recovery would go. The nurse and PA were very professional also

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February 20, 2018

*Dr. McCarthy was highly informative putting me at ease regarding impending open heart surgery.

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December 22, 2017

Professional and detailed

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