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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Jay Prystowsky is Good. Dr. Prystowsky has been reviewed by 2 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
Promptness 2.3
Courteous Staff 3.0
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 3.7
Follows Up After Visit 3.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Jay Prystowsky, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Gallstones (Cholelithiasis)
  • Gastric Bypass (Gastrojejunostomy)
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Hernia
  • Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery (Cholecystectomy)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Lithotripsy
  • Weight Loss Surgery (Bariatric Surgery)

Education & Awards

Dr. Prystowsky graduated from Pennsylvania State University, Hershey.


Dr. Prystowsky has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital 
  • Chicago Health Care System - West Side Div. - Jessie Brown Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Jay Prystowsky MD is a male Surgeon, has 29 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Jay Prystowsky practice?
Dr. Jay Prystowsky has 1 office location.
Dr. Jay Prystowsky practices Surgery near Chicago, IL.
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