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Dr. Scott Strong, MD

Colorectal Surgery*
3.4 (27)
Map Pin Small Chicago, IL
Accepting new patients
39 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Scott Strong, MD

Dr. Scott Strong, MD is a Colorectal Surgery Specialist in Chicago, IL. They specialize in Colorectal Surgery, has 39 years of experience, and is board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery. They graduated from University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine and is affiliated with Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Dr. Strong, completed a residency at Cleveland Clinic Hospital|Michigan State University / Butterworth Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Strong an average 3.4 star rating.

Dr. Strong works at Northwestern Medical Group in Chicago, IL. They frequently treat conditions like Intestinal Obstruction and Anal and Rectal Cancer along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Strong's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Lavin Family Pavilion
    259 E Erie St Ste 1616, Chicago, IL 60611 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (312) 695-6868

Hospital Affiliations
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  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Intestinal Obstruction
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Colectomy

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Intestinal Obstruction
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Colectomy
Anal or Rectal Pain
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Hemorrhoids
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Ulcerative Colitis
Anoscopy
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Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Procetectomy With Robotic Assist
Proctectomy
Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Anal Fissure
Anorectal Abscess
Anorectal Fistula
Biliary Tract Cancer
Bladder Cancer
Breast Cancer
Cholangiocarcinoma
Esophageal Cancer
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gynecologic Cancer
Intestinal Abscess
Liver Cancer
Lung Cancer
Meckel's Diverticulum
Megacolon
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Osteosarcoma
Pelvic Abscess
Peritoneal Cancer
Pheochromocytoma
Prostate Cancer
Rectovaginal Fistula
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Uterine Cancer
Vaginal Cancer
Vulvar Cancer
Vulvovaginal Rhabdomyosarcoma
Anal Cauterization
Anal Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy
Colectomy Laparoscopic
Colectomy Sigmoidectomy with Robotic Assist
Colonoscopy
Colostomy
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn
Excision of Anal Tags
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparotomy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Sphincterotomy
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    3.4
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    Based on 27 ratings
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    About Dr. Scott Strong, MD

    Specialties*
    • Colorectal Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 39 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Dutch
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    NPI Number
    • 1942244694
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Cleveland Clinic|Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship
    Residency
    • Cleveland Clinic Hospital|Michigan State University / Butterworth Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Mich State U/Butterworth Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Colon & Rectal Surgery and General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Scott Strong, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Strong is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Strong has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Strong works at Northwestern Medical Group in Chicago, IL. View the full address on Dr. Strong’s profile.

    Dr. Strong has seen patients for Intestinal Obstruction and Anal and Rectal Cancer, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Strong on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    27 patients have reviewed Dr. Strong. The overall rating for this provider is 3.4. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Strong.

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