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About Dr. Katherine L Griem

Dr. Katherine L Griem, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Chicago, IL. She has 36 years of experience. Her specialties include Therapeutic Radiology and Radiation Oncology. Dr. Griem is affiliated with MacNeal Hospital. Dr. Griem has received 1 award. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

5 Ratings with 4 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Katherine L Griem is Good. Dr. Katherine L Griem has been rated by 5 patients. From those 5 patients 4 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Katherine L Griem is 3.4 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Rush University Medical Center

1653 W Congress Pkwy
Chicago, IL 60612
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Specialties

Dr. Katherine L Griem has the following 2 specialties

  • Therapeutic Radiology
  • Radiation Oncology

    A radiation oncologist is a physician who specializes in the use of nuclear medicine in diagnosing and treating cancer in a patient.
    These doctors work in concert with other cancer specialists in order to determine the best form of treatment for a specific patient. Radiation oncologists are in charge of determining the correct dose of radiation to be used in treatments like radiotherapy and chemotherapy, as well as the appropriate amount of time that radiation should be administered in order to maximize the therapeutic benefits.

  • Expertise

    9 Expertise

  • Radiation Therapy
  • Adjuvant Chemotherapy
  • Cancer
  • Radiation Oncology
  • Segmental Mastectomy
  • Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Combined Modality Therapy
  • Breast Cancer
  • Brachytherapy

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Reviews

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Five Stars

Dr. Griem is an excellent doctor. She took wonderful care of me, answered my questions every one of them, spent as much time with me as needed, and 10 years later I am still doing well. I have kept in touch with her over the years, and she has always been very thoughtful and gracious. You could not ask for a better doctor to take very good care of you as you battle cancer.

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I was hesitant about seeing this doctor due to a few negative reviews on her personality. However, her reputation as a skilled physician is outstanding, so I decided to see her anyway. I was very pleased with my visit. Dr. Griem was friendly and informative. She gave me her medical opinions on my situation, but told me the ultimate decision in my treatment was up to me. I also felt I was given enough time to ask all the questions I wanted. I have nothing negative to say about my experience with this doctor.

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One Star

DR GRIEM WAS VERY RUDE. I CAN'T BELIEVE THAT SHE IS AN INSTRUCTOR. I HOPE I NEVER HAVE TO SEE HER AGAIN. JUST HORRIBLE.

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Dr. Griem's attitude

Her bedside manner was very dismissive. At times she was downright rude. She may be a fine doctor, I really wouldn't know. I would not go to her for treatment because I don't need to feel like she's doing me a favor by her presence. I would in fact be hiring her, although that will never happen. I need to be treated by someone who seems to care. Maybe she was having a bad day. I'll never know.

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Regional Top Doctors

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  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    36 Years Experience

  • Harvard Medical School

    Graduated in 1982

  • University Of Chicago Medicine

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Katherine L Griem accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Rush University Medical Center, 1653 W Congress Pkwy, Chicago, IL

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