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About Dr. Susan L Alt

Dr. Susan L Alt, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Evanston, IL, with another office in Evanston, IL. She has 19 years of experience. Her specialties include Internal Medicine. Dr. Alt is affiliated with Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Dr. Alt has received 3 awards. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

32 Ratings with 6 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Susan L Alt is Great. Dr. Susan L Alt has been rated by 32 patients. From those 32 patients 6 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Susan L Alt is 4.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Northwestern Medicine

1704 Maple Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
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Northwestern Medical Group Evanston

1704 Maple Ave Ste 200
Evanston, IL 60201
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Specialties

Dr. Susan L Alt has the following 1 specialty

  • Internal Medicine

    An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
    These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
    In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Susan L Alt has the following 10 expertise

  • Immunization
  • Check-up
  • Women's Health
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Physical
  • Colposcopy
  • Menopause
  • Vaccination
  • Weight Loss
  • Heartburn

Dr. Susan L Alt has 0 board certified specialties

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Reviews

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Doctor Alt is the best Doctor hands down. I have a sore hand and would like to come in for a look to see what is causing the pain in my right Hand.

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Five Stars

Thorough, kind, knowledgeable, open-minded. Hard to get an appointment with her these days.

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When faced with a difficult situation Dr. Alt did not show the empathy or flexibility that I would have hoped for and look for in a doctor, and as a result I would not recommend her to my sister, Mom, friend or otherwise.

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Five Stars

Dr. Alt truly cared about my health and advocated wellness through gradual life-style changes. She was my doctor for almost ten years before I moved to another state. She was patient, was never in a rush during visits or exams, and answered all my questions. She called me promptly after receiving test results. She is one of two best doctors I ever have in my life.

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Trustworthy and honest Doctor

I was not looking for a new Dr until my finger was infected and my daughter's teacher recommended Dr. Susan Alt as her office was close to school and my normal Dr wasn't available until the next day. I called Dr. Alt's office and was offered a few options for appointments for the same day. I found parking right in front of office, which was fantastic with 2 kids in tow. Checkin was quick and I was taken back to my room. Dr. Alt arrived within a few minutes. Dr. Alt took my medical background, listened as I explained my reason for visit, she asked a few questions, offered me several treatments options with details on pros/cons on each. She was extremely understanding and nurturing as she treated my finger. She also spoke kindly with my kids and as a result my 4 year old asked for a bandage for her finger. One of the nursing assistants also came in to assist with my kids as we treated my finger. I was home in time for nap time and instructions on how to care for my finger. My finger healed quickly so I didn't call for her a follow-up appointment nor did anyone call from office to check in. Since this appointment I have been 3 other times. I have nothing but the highest praise and respect for Dr. Alt and this practice. I strongly recommend Dr. Alt if you want a Doctor that cares, honest, trustworthy, detailed, and will look out for your best interests in getting you healthy. She is a talented Dr that cares in getting you healthy safely. She is now the only Dr that I and my husband will seek care from .

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2016, 2018)

    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 (2015, 2016, 2018)

    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.

  • Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood

    Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • Hospital Affiliations

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

  • Education

    19 Years Experience

  • University Of Chicago Division Of The Biological Sciences The Pritzker School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1999

  • Ucsf Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Susan L Alt accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois
    • BCBS IL HMO Illinois
    • BCBS IL PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry Health and Life IL PPO
    • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
    • Coventry IL PPO
    • Coventry MO HMO POS
    • Coventry MO PPO
    • Coventry PPO Platinum
    • CoventryOne PPO Network
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Health Alliance
    • Health Alliance PPO
  • HealthLink
    • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • PriorityHealth
    • PriorityHealth Priority PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Options PPO

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