David J. Bentrem, MD

David J. Bentrem, MD

4.9 
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Northwestern Medical Group

Primary Specialty

Hepatobiliary Surgery

Secondary Specialty

  • Gastrointestinal Cancer

Insurance Accepted

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Accepting New Patients

Practice Focus Areas

  • Bile Duct Cancer

Education

Medical Education:
University of Virginia School of Medicine - 1996
Residency:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 2003
Fellowships:
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center - 2005

Board Certifications

  • American Board of 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:
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall rating

4.9
4.9 
50 Ratings
  • Friendly & Courteous
    5.0
  • Will Recommend to Others
    4.9
  • 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
    4.8
  • Confidence in Doctor
    4.9

Reviews from Patients

15 Reviews
September 10, 2019

*Dr. Bentrem was very thorough in helping us understand my diagnosis and next steps. If surgery is an option for me in the future I will definitely go to *Dr. Bentrem.

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June 07, 2019

*Dr. Bentrem's care & interest in my husband's problem & decisions he faced was amazing.

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April 30, 2019

*Dr. Bentrem is the absolute best!!

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April 07, 2019

Dr. Bentrem is an exceptional surgeon. I am very blessed to have him as a part of my health care team!

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March 18, 2019

My feeling are pretty good.

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March 17, 2019

very good

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January 28, 2019

Dr. Bentrem and his staff were amazing! Even his medical student was very helpful and eased the worries of the appointment. Dr. Bentrem and his staff answered all questions that I had and took as much time as needed with me.

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December 05, 2018

Everything A OK.

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October 21, 2018

i was going to have treatment at another health system where i had a successful procedure a year ago but Dr. Bentrem and his team gave me much more confidence for this difficult journey.

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September 24, 2018

dr Bentrem gave me as much time as I needed to ask my questions. he exudes confidence as well as care.

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September 18, 2018

*Dr. Bentrem was very knowledgeable took time and answered all of our questions and gave us our options. If I wasn't confident in Northwestern, I would be going to another facility.

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August 28, 2018

Saw resident who was helpful. A very long wait before *Dr. Bentrem came to the exam room. Appt. 3:30, *Dr. Bentrem came into room at 5:00.

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August 25, 2018

Dr. Bentram is highly skilled and compationate.

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August 13, 2018

*Dr. Bentrem is the best! I was very afraid but he took the time to explain all the details and humbly made me feel he cared.

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