Benjamin Jason Seides, MD

Benjamin Jason Seides, MD

4.8 
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Primary Specialty

Interventional Pulmonology

Secondary Specialty

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Practice Focus Areas

  • Bronchoscopy
  • Endobronchial Ultrasound
  • Interventional Pulmonology
  • Lung Cancer
  • Pleural Disease
  • Pleuroscopy
  • Pneumothorax
  • Pulmonary Nodules

Education

Medical Education:
MD, Tulane University School of Medicine - 2006
Residency:
NYU Grossman School of Medicine - 2011
Fellowships:
NYU Grossman School of Medicine - 2014
Chicago Chest Center - 2015

Media

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Critical Care Medicine (Certified)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine (Certified)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Disease (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Health System Clinician, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group
Alignment Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Central DuPage Hospital
Delnor Hospital
Huntley Hospital
McHenry Hospital
Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Palos Hospital
Woodstock Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

4.8
4.8 

673 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

March 29, 2022

5.0

Dr. Sides explained the situation to me that I needed so desperately at this time. His care and concern was so reassuring. He exuded kindness. Thank you!

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March 28, 2022

5.0

Explained problem in easy to understand language

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March 28, 2022

5.0

Took time to explain and answer questions. Friendly, informative and thorough.

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March 24, 2022

5.0

He's great - easy to talk to.

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March 20, 2022

5.0

He is a very caring. I never feel like he is rushing , actually takes time to discuss your concerns and needs. Excellent Doctor!!!!

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March 17, 2022

5.0

Dr Seides takes his time answering questions and is very professional

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March 16, 2022

5.0

He’s part of the great team

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March 14, 2022

5.0

Incredible service and knowledge. Very helpful!

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March 10, 2022

5.0

He is a very good doctor that I know will take care of me and my needs to the fullest.He also is very pleasant;and kind.

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March 07, 2022

5.0

Dr. Seides is excellent and provided thorough explanations of all procedures.

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March 03, 2022

5.0

Dr. Seides was friendly, but most important had a good understanding of the problem I have. His recommendations for testing were reasonable.

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February 25, 2022

5.0

Very knowledgeable

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February 24, 2022

5.0

He was incredibly helpful and seemed to genuinely want to get to the bottom of the problem. He listened attentively and gave his honest opinion and feedback on all my concerns. He didn't make me feel rushed or that he was busy with other patients. He answered all my questions in detail.

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February 23, 2022

5.0

Seems very concerned about your health situation and how to solve it— what is best for you

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February 19, 2022

5.0

Very personable & knowwledgeable.

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February 18, 2022

5.0

Kept me well informed and made sure that I understood his diagnosis and direction.

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February 18, 2022

5.0

Informative and straight to the point, answered all my questions. Feel confident in his ability and prognosis for next steps.

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February 17, 2022

3.0

I associate with many seniors and it seems someone is always looking for a good doctor. I don't think I could recommend Dr. Seides due to my last encounter.

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February 17, 2022

5.0

Dr. Seides is very helpful in helping you out on making the best decision on your behalf

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February 14, 2022

5.0

Dr. Benjamin Seides is very knowledgeable and know the lungs and study the Ct and make out what it is.

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February 12, 2022

5.0

verry nice explained well

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February 12, 2022

5.0

Excellent physician Provided the care I needed Conversant and warm

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February 11, 2022

5.0

Because he is the best

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February 02, 2022

5.0

He was very polite prepared and answered all of my questions

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February 01, 2022

5.0

Dr. Seides explained everything. He answered all my questions that I had written down prior to the visit. I did not feel rushed during the appointment.

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January 31, 2022

5.0

His "confidence-without-vanity" is very much appreciated.

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January 30, 2022

5.0

He truly cares about his patients and it shows, I would highly recommend him.

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January 27, 2022

5.0

Nice guy, takes his time.

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January 22, 2022

5.0

I don’t feel completely comfortable after my visits

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January 20, 2022

5.0

I have had a good experience

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January 20, 2022

5.0

He’s the only pulmonologist I know so I have nothing to compare

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January 20, 2022

5.0

I feel safe under his care

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January 18, 2022

5.0

Vary professional and caring.

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January 15, 2022

5.0

He's very straightforward and reviews all test results in detail and puts it in layman's term so you understand what what you need to correct the problem. Also at the end of the appointment he asked if you have any more questions to make sure everything is answered.

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January 14, 2022

5.0

Great bedside/ easy to talk to.

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January 14, 2022

5.0

He was friendly and kind and took time to answer all my questions.

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January 13, 2022

4.0

Very calm and reassuring doctor.

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January 11, 2022

5.0

Professional and informative

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January 11, 2022

5.0

Easy to talk to! Answers all questions. Cares!

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January 10, 2022

5.0

Extremely confident and calming at the same time.

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January 10, 2022

5.0

Dr. Benjamin Seides is fantastic! He really knows what he is doing!!

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January 07, 2022

5.0

Listened to my concerns and had a plan of action right away.

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January 05, 2022

5.0

Professional and explains things to you

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January 05, 2022

5.0

Excellent communication skills explaining the course of action he was planning on taking to cure my medical issues.

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January 04, 2022

5.0

Seemed very concerned about my well being.

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December 21, 2021

5.0

On task and proactive in regards to my current health concerns. Knowledgeable and informative about all steps being taken to have answers. Personable, respectful and attentive. Great staff support.

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December 19, 2021

5.0

Dr. Slides showed great care and interest in the overall condition of my health. Warm friendly and efficient.

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December 16, 2021

5.0

Very informative about my condition

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December 11, 2021

5.0

He is approachable, explains things clearly and clearly cares about my health.p

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December 11, 2021

5.0

Dr. Seides came into my consult very knowledgeable and informative in regards to my current health concern. I was put at ease as he explained in understandable terms the how’s and why’s of the action steps that would be taken to come to conclusive answers/diagnosis. Impressed with his passion for his occupation and his communication, care and concern for my health. Attentive and open to my questions.

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December 09, 2021

5.0

Very informative about my condition and what to expect going forward.

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December 09, 2021

5.0

Explained everything, showed me the films.

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December 08, 2021

5.0

What a delightful and capable young doctor he is. I have been blessed that he was assigned to me. He certainly is an asset to your group. I feel that the diagnosis and treatment he has assigned to me is the best one for my health.

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December 08, 2021

5.0

A very good doctor and a good guy

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December 07, 2021

5.0

Very knowledgeable & professional

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December 06, 2021

5.0

He explains things clearly, does his job to perfection, and is always available for questions or problems. He takes time to explain things in layman terms to family also.

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December 05, 2021

5.0

A true caring doctor that any one should feel comfortable and confident about.

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December 03, 2021

5.0

Dr. Seides is an expert in his field, and seems to care for his patients.

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November 30, 2021

5.0

He is an excellent doctor.

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November 28, 2021

5.0

Good doctor

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November 28, 2021

5.0

Efficient and knowledgeable. Caring, kind. Good Communication skills.

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November 23, 2021

5.0

Personable, friendly, considerate, explained procedure, patient

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November 22, 2021

5.0

Answer all my questions to my satisfaction

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November 22, 2021

5.0

Dr. Seides is the doctor we all hope to find. Kind, professional and reassuring. The staff was also great and genuinely seemed to want to help.

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November 20, 2021

5.0

I got promt service

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November 17, 2021

5.0

Knowledgeable and good bedside manner

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November 16, 2021

5.0

He is very caring and I trust him.

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November 15, 2021

5.0

I really like the way he talk to me like a human being and explain things thoroughly to where I understand

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November 14, 2021

5.0

Great dr

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November 11, 2021

5.0

He is a PRO

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November 11, 2021

5.0

Expert care

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November 10, 2021

5.0

Takes time to show that he is genuinely interested in your well being

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November 08, 2021

5.0

Efficient, courteous, listens, knowledgeable

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November 08, 2021

5.0

Caring, knowledgeable and supportive with information on plan.

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November 05, 2021

1.0

Bad bedside manners

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November 05, 2021

5.0

Very knowledgeable and efficient!!

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October 28, 2021

4.0

Felt secure and safe

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October 27, 2021

5.0

Dr Seides very personable gets right to the point

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October 22, 2021

5.0

Dr. Seides gave me a good sense of reassurance and was able to pin point the problem right away so that I could begin my treatment.

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October 20, 2021

5.0

Always looking for the best solution to meet patients needs

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October 19, 2021

5.0

Dr. Seides is thorough and shows genuine concern for the patient’s wellbeing

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October 15, 2021

5.0

Pleasant to deal with. Straight forward in response to questions

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October 12, 2021

5.0

He was timely, put me at ease immediately by telling me I had no need to worry. He sat down and took time to answer my questions. He was friendly, offered direct eye contact, was very professional and reassuring.

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October 12, 2021

5.0

Dr. Seides was very personable. He explained everything that needed to be covered. He is also very kind!

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October 07, 2021

5.0

Innovative young easy to understand. Explains well

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October 06, 2021

5.0

Great personality and very professional and understanding!

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October 01, 2021

5.0

Feel like he saved my life.

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September 30, 2021

5.0

He is great!

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September 29, 2021

4.0

He’s very knowledgeable but could take tome to explain more to patients (like me) who process info a little slower

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September 28, 2021

5.0

He’s very caring and thorough along with his impressive knowledge of pulmonary issues. I feel that my issues are being addressed thoroughly and wisely.

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September 27, 2021

5.0

Took time to explain findings and was patient and thorough

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September 23, 2021

5.0

The procedure he performed on me has shown positive results. It could help many others with COPD.

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September 22, 2021

5.0

Awesome Doctor

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September 21, 2021

0.0

Requires an office visit to go over test results. Comes into room, stands one foot in front of me (seated)and says, “everything’s fine” — he didn’t sit down until I asked a question. He obviously didn’t know my case; every question I asked he had to look at my test results to answer.

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September 19, 2021

3.0

Doesn't provide enough info

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September 19, 2021

5.0

Very personable and listens to questions.

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September 19, 2021

5.0

Seems excellent

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September 15, 2021

5.0

He has a warm & caring manner about him. He speaks simply & listens as well

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September 15, 2021

5.0

I researched Pulmonologists and felt very confident with Dr. Seides. He was very kind and explained everything very well.

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September 12, 2021

5.0

He is a very brilliant doctor and extremely caring. Great patient service and bedside manner.

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  • Guidepoint Global, LLC
  • Noah Medical
  • Pulmonx

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