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Surgical Specialist, Colorectal Surgeon (colon & rectum)
29 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
(7)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Bruce Orkin is Good. Dr. Orkin has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.2
  • Currently 3.2 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.2
  • Currently 2.1666666666667 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.8
  • Currently 2.8 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Bruce Orkin, MD is board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Anus Diseases
  • Colectomy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Constipation
  • Ileostomy
  • Rectal Diseases
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Orkin graduated from University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Minneapolis. He has 2 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2011 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2009, 2011 - 2012, 2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Orkin has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Rush University Medical Center 
  • George Washington Univ Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Bruce A Orkin MD is a male Colon/Rectal Surgeon, has 29 years of experience and practices in Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery.
Where does Dr. Bruce A. Orkin practice?
Dr. Bruce Orkin has 3 office locations.
Dr. Bruce Orkin practices Colon & Rectal Surgery and Surgery near Chicago, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Washington, DC.
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