Robert R Payton, MD

46 Ratings10 Comments
General Surgery
Edward Medical Group
Hospital Affiliations:
Edward Hospital
Clinical Interests:
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy; Endoscopy; Transillum.Powered Phlebectomy; Varicose Vein Surg.; Colon Cancer; Breast cancer; Colonoscopy; Laparoscopic hernia repair; Laparoscopy; General Surgery

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This provider is an employee of one of the Edward-Elmhurst Health System entities.



Education & Credentials

Medical School: Loyola University of Chicago-Stritch School of Medicine (Illinois), 1995

Residency: Loyola University Medical Center (Illinois), 2000

Society: American Medical Association; DuPage County Medical Society


General Surgery

Insurance Accepted

Aetna Medicare Advantage POS
Ambetter Secure Care HMO
Aetna PPO
AARP Medicare Advantage Complete (plan 1 & 2) (UHC) HMO
AARP Medicare Advantage Complete (UHC) and Compete Assure
Blue Cross HMO Illinois (HMOI)
Blue Cross POS
Blue Cross PPO
Blue Choice Preferred
Blue Precision HMO
Aetna National Advantage Program
Aetna HMO
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
Ambetter Balanced Care HMO
Beech Street PPO
Coventry First Health PPO
Aetna POS
Blue Cross Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Cross Community FHP-ICP
Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield MCNP
Blue Choice Options PPO
Cigna MA HMO
Imagine Smart Network
Coventry (Personal Care)
Coventry One PPO
Coventry HMO
Coventry Workers Compensation Plan
Great West POS
Humana Choicecare PPO
Humana HMO
Humana Gold Plus HMO
TriCare Standard/Reserve Select PPO
United HealthCare Core/Navigate POS
United HealthCare Core/Navigate EPO
UHC Nexus ACO - Advocate PPO
UHC Nexus ACO - Advocate HMO
United HealthCare Choice Plus HMO
United HealthCare Select EPO
United HealthCare Core/Navigate HMO
Unicare PPO
Coventry POS
Coventry PPO
Great West Open Access
Great West PPO
HFN Workers Compensation Plan
Humana Gold Plus PPO
Illinos Medicaid
Medicare Part B
MultiPlan PPO
Sunrise Advantage
Three Rivers PPO
United Healthcare Choice EPO
United Healthcare Choice HMO
United Healthcare Choice Plus POS
UHC Medicare Advantage PPO
United HealthCare Choice Select HMO
United HealthCare Select POS
United Healthcare Select HMO
Veterans Administration Community Care


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Overall Patient Rating
4.5 out of 5
(46 Ratings, 10 Comments)
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I have seen *Dr. Payton 2 times and he has been great to me. He will not be able to do surgery on me since he is leaving. But I have an appt. to see his partner.
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*Dr. Payton was very nice, but clearly didn't look at my chart before the visit. He asked if I needed a colonoscopy because I turned 50. (Ouch!) only off by ….!
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I am very pleased with the medical service provided to me.
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I was only told what my pain wasn't ...but no opinions on what it might be which was why I was there.
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Doctor Payton provided exceptional care.
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Good experiences.
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*Dr. Payton is easy to talk to. Takes his time. Is a very pleasant person.
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Dr. Payton removed my gall bladder. I had very little pain. I was up and almost back to normal the very next day. I didn't even need to take the Rx he prescribed. I think he did an excellent job.
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Helpful, efficient.
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Dr. Payton is an exceptional doctor. He genuinely cares about you and your well being. I will highly recommend him to others.