Stephen D. Persell, MD

Stephen D. Persell, MD

4.8 
49 ratings  Read Reviews
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Primary Specialty

Internal Medicine

Secondary Specialty

Insurance

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Does Not Schedule or Accept New Patients

Practice Focus Areas

Education

Medical Education:
MD, Harvard Medical School - 1998
Residency:
Brigham and Women's Hospital - 2001

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine (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

4.8
4.8 

49 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

59 Reviews

Reviews from Patients

59 Reviews

November 03, 2020

5.0

He is very good physician, listens attentively to his patients and spends time to explain what they need to know, he is diligent to his career.

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November 03, 2020

5.0

Five stars hospital.

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October 28, 2020

5.0

Seems to value a longtime doctor-patient relationship -- 10 years now -- as do I.

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October 28, 2020

5.0

It's simple. Everything works -- scheduling, subsequent questions, the appointment itself, billing afterward.

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October 27, 2020

5.0

He cares about me I know he cares about my lifetime careand I am able to trust that, He will be there for my family as well!What could be better than that??I am grateful!!

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October 27, 2020

5.0

Dr Persell and his teamSo so grateful for them!!!

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October 24, 2020

5.0

Been seeing him for many years- great advice and knowledge for anything that comes up- I am almost 72 and have chronic issues that he has helped guide me through.

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October 17, 2020

5.0

Informative, proactive, respectful

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October 17, 2020

5.0

Clear information, helpful providers and staff, easy to accomplish what I need

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October 14, 2020

5.0

Very smart and discussed all alternatives and risks"benefits.

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October 14, 2020

5.0

Timely service and answered all of my questions.

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October 13, 2020

5.0

Engaged with patients, caring and kind

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October 13, 2020

5.0

Dr Persell is amazing! Smart, compassionate as well as patient.

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October 05, 2020

4.0

He seemed very kind and willing to research my medical history before diagnosis.

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October 05, 2020

4.0

I enjoy a connected system of doctors.

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October 04, 2020

5.0

Dr. Persell is extremely knowledgeable, trustworthy, and compassionate.

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October 02, 2020

5.0

Professional, knowledgeable

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October 02, 2020

5.0

Seen in a timely fashion

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October 02, 2020

5.0

Dr. Stephen Persell is an absolutely excellent physician, with comprehensive knowledge and an excellent physician"patient demeanor. Dr. Persell is also very straight-forward about conditions and care, which is very much appreciated.

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October 02, 2020

5.0

NM Internal Medicine offers A+ facilities, physicians/staff, and care.

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September 19, 2020

5.0

Dr.Persell always listens to what I have to say versus some doctors that have one foot out of the door.

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September 19, 2020

5.0

I have a very fine MD is compassionate and listens

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September 19, 2020

5.0

Dr. Persell is a fantastic listener, and I always feel as though he is fully present when he is listening to me and examining me. He is very thorough and I never feel as though my exam is rushed.

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September 19, 2020

5.0

The staff is always friendly, responsive, and able to accommodate my schedule. I also feel safe with the COVID precautions.

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September 18, 2020

5.0

he is really good the best!!

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September 18, 2020

5.0

It's really great

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September 13, 2020

5.0

Very personable, attentive and genuinely concerned about your wellbeing.

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September 13, 2020

5.0

Excellent service. Easy check in - no lines. When you arrive, you are usually seen by your doctor right away or on time.

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September 12, 2020

5.0

Brilliant, caring, willing to share knowledge about my medical care.

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September 12, 2020

5.0

High quality care and attention by doctor.

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September 11, 2020

5.0

He takes the time to really know who I am as a person.

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September 11, 2020

5.0

I love my doctor

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September 04, 2020

5.0

Very thorough & excellent communication

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September 04, 2020

5.0

Superior doctors & knowledgeable and friendly staff.

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August 29, 2020

5.0

All aspects of my overall health are discussed and analyzed. I feel he gives me the best care possible while being sensitive and compassionate to my needs. He treat the whole person. I feel very blessed to have him for all these years!

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August 24, 2020

5.0

Dr. Purcell is an extremely intelligent, well informed and caring doctor. His research and educational activities complements his valueAs a personal physician.

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August 11, 2020

5.0

Dr. Persell gave me enough time to describe the reasons of my visit. He explained in a simple way and language his approach to my medical problems.

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August 11, 2020

5.0

It should be more then it is!! Because of outstanding work and care.

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August 11, 2020

5.0

Dr.Persell treats me like a person, not a patient. And he goes through any pass testing just to do a follow up to see where am l at today. And I appreciate that.

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August 07, 2020

5.0

Persell brings broad knowledge, unwavering focus, and an always-inquiring attitude to the examinations and the treatment determinations. In addition, he is an excellent communicator.

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August 05, 2020

5.0

His bedside manners are tops! He listens as well or better than his passion to heal!!

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August 04, 2020

5.0

Dr. Persell is an excellent physician. He asks probing questions to inquire about your health and also listens to your answers.

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August 01, 2020

5.0

Dr. Persell is efficient but not rushed. All staff and nurses I interacted with were pleasant and skilled.

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July 25, 2020

5.0

Confidence listens to you

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July 25, 2020

5.0

Attentive .Interested in the person and personable

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July 15, 2020

4.0

Very approachable, feel comfortable discussing my health issues and asking questions

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July 15, 2020

4.0

Very good doctor I have had for 15 years.

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July 14, 2020

5.0

He's thorough and nice!

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July 14, 2020

5.0

I like NWM and feel like it has very good doctors.

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June 24, 2020

5.0

Dr. Persell is thorough, professional and knowledgeable. He has provided excellent and compassionate care for me. I highly recommend him for medical care.

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June 23, 2020

5.0

He's a great doctor—listens and explains.

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June 23, 2020

5.0

1) caring doctor.2) professional.3) close communication between doctor and nurses

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June 19, 2020

5.0

Dr. Persell, is simply the best attending physician ever. He cares about his patients and also provides excellent Healthcare. He explains patient's medical issues thoroughly and answers all the patient's concerns. He also, has an outstanding team of superb medical residents. Northwestern Memorial Hospital is like a family to me.

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June 16, 2020

5.0

Professional, knowledgeable, nice and available.

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June 12, 2020

5.0

He has been my primary care doctor for 6years and I feel grateful that he is my doctor.

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June 10, 2020

5.0

Dr. Persell has been my primary physician for almost 14 years. Always dependable, accessible and caring.

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June 09, 2020

5.0

Thoroughly listens. Gives good explanations in an understandable way.

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June 07, 2020

5.0

Dr. Persell is very caring person and knowledgeable and provides excellent advice in resolution of all medical issues.

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June 07, 2020

5.0

NM Internal Medicine provides courteous and prompt service to patient. Patient concerns are also responded quickly and efficiently.

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