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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (15)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Edwin McGee is Excellent. Dr. McGee has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 15 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.9
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 4.9
Follows Up After Visit 4.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. Edwin McGee, MD is board certified in Surgery and Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Transplantation

Education & Awards

Dr. McGee graduated from Vanderbilt University, Columbia. He has 4 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. McGee has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital 
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Edwin Clyde McGee MD is a male Surgeon, has 18 years of experience and practices in Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Edwin C. McGee practice?
Dr. Edwin McGee has 1 office location.
Dr. Edwin McGee practices Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near Lake Forest, IL.
See Lake Forest Surgeons.