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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Wiet is Excellent. Dr. Wiet has been reviewed by 23 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.8
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.6
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Wiet, FACS, MD is board certified in Otolaryngology and Neurotology.

  • He has special expertise in 20 areas:
  • Auditory Tumor (Acoustic Neuroma)
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Otorrhea
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Cranial Nerve Cancer
  • Deafness
  • Ear Cancer
  • Ear Diseases
  • Ear Surgery (Otologic Surgical Procedures)
  • Facial Nerve Diseases
  • Facial Nerve Injuries
  • Facial Paralysis
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Middle Ear Bone Growth (Otosclerosis)
  • Middle Ear Infection (Otitis Media)
  • Nervous System Cancer (Neurilemmoma)
  • Otology
  • Sensorineural Hearing Loss
  • Skull Cancer
  • Vertigo

Education & Awards

Dr. Wiet graduated from Loyola University Chicago, Maywood. He has 13 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Auditory Tumor (Acoustic Neuroma)
Cerebrospinal Fluid Otorrhea
Ear Diseases
Facial Paralysis
Hearing Disorders
Meniere Disease
Otologic Surgical Procedures
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014 - 2015)


Dr. Wiet has 15 hospital affiliations:

  • Rush University Medical Center 
  • Adventist Hinsdale Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard J Wiet FACS and MD is a male Otolaryngologist, has 41 years of experience and practices in Otolaryngology and Neurotology.
Where does Dr. Richard J. Wiet practice?
Dr. Richard Wiet has 1 office location.
Dr. Richard Wiet practices Otolaryngology and Neurotology near Hinsdale, IL.
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