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About Dr. John J Brems

Dr. John J Brems, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Elgin, IL, with another office in Elgin, IL. He has 37 years of experience. His specialties include Surgery and Transplant Surgery. Dr. Brems is affiliated with Sherman Hospital. Dr. Brems has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

13 Ratings with 4 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John J Brems is Great. Dr. John J Brems has been rated by 13 patients. From those 13 patients 4 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. John J Brems is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

General And Vascular Surgery

745 Fletcher Dr Ste 302
Elgin, IL 60123
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John J Brems Md

1435 N Randall Rd Ste 107
Elgin, IL 60123
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Specialties

Dr. John J Brems has the following 2 specialties

  • Surgery
  • Transplant Surgery

    Transplant surgeons are trained to transplant organs from donors, whether living or deceased, to the patients in need. This includes liver, lung, heart, intestine, pancreas and kidney transplants as well as tissue, bone marrow and cornea transplants. Kidney disease, diabetes, cystic fibrosis and serious infections are just a few reasons you might need a transplant.
    Your surgeon will consult with you prior to the operation for a pre-transplant evaluation and they will see you through your healing process to ensure you have no complications. Some surgeons get additional training and education on pediatric transplants to provide special care to children.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. John J Brems has the following 8 expertise

  • Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Hernia
  • Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Liver Diseases
  • Bile Duct Cancer

Board Certifications

Dr. John J Brems is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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Reviews

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Excellent Pancreatic and Liver Surgeon!

Provides excellent patient care, along with excellent follow up care.

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hernia surgery

Dr. Brems was able to work around my schedule and transportation needs. He informed me of the surgery, explained the surgery to me and my wife and spoke to us both after surgery. Our follow up appointmen was timely and all our questions were answered.

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One Star

pt received a second opinion on surgery he performed at another teaching/research hospital and was informed more could have been done for this patient.

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Five Stars

great doctor

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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors (2017)

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise. Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors for Cancer

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors for Cancer (2017)

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® For Cancer are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals as being the best in preventing, diagnosing, and treating cancer and its related ramifications. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2014)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Brems is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    37 Years Experience

  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1981

  • St Louis University Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. John J Brems accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL BlueChoice Select
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry Health and Life IL PPO
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
    • Coventry IL PPO
    • Coventry PPO Platinum
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • HealthLink
    • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana National HMO
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • SIHO Insurance Services
    • SIHO Network
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

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