Feodor Ung, MD

Otolaryngology - ENT

4.8
298 Ratings
Years in Practice: 20 years
Practices In: Lombard, Naperville
Patients Seen: All Ages

I believe in a col­lab­o­ra­tive approach to patient care with shared deci­sion mak­ing. This starts with lis­ten­ing care­ful­ly to my patient’s symp­toms and con­cerns to bet­ter under­stand their med­ical con­di­tion. I strive to edu­cate my patients regard­ing their diag­no­sis and pro­vide them with a thor­ough under­stand­ing of the avail­able treat­ment options. I hope to select a treat­ment plan with patient input that will deliv­er the best pos­si­ble clin­i­cal out­comes by tak­ing into con­sid­er­a­tion their health care goals and lifestyle. It is my priv­i­lege to be part of your health care team.

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Board Certifications
Otolaryngology
Languages
English
Awards & Accolades
Instructor, Department of Otology and Laryngology at Harvard Medical School 2003
Clinical Interests

Dr. Ung spe­cial­izes in the treat­ment of nasal and sinus dis­or­ders with par­tic­u­lar inter­est in chron­ic sinusi­tis, nasal poly­po­sis and nasal obstruc­tion. As the only fel­low­ship trained sinus sur­geon prac­tic­ing exclu­sive­ly in DuPage Coun­ty, he has excep­tion­al exper­tise in endo­scop­ic and min­i­mal­ly inva­sive sur­gi­cal tech­niques to treat chron­ic sinonasal con­di­tions. Dr. Ung crit­i­cal­ly eval­u­ates new tech­nol­o­gy and endeav­ors to bring the lat­est tools and tech­niques to the com­mu­ni­ties he serves. He was the first in DuPage Coun­ty to per­form bal­loon sin­u­plas­ty, place Pro­pel steroid elut­ing stents dur­ing sinus surgery and implant Sin­u­va for patients with nasal poly­po­sis. He has exten­sive expe­ri­ence in com­put­er assist­ed, image guid­ed surgery and pow­ered instru­men­ta­tion. Dr. Ung con­tin­u­ous­ly seeks to expand his knowl­edge base through addi­tion­al cours­es and train­ing pro­grams. Dr. Ung under­stands the suf­fer­ing that peo­ple with nasal and sinus dis­ease expe­ri­ence and knows relief of these symp­toms can bring dra­mat­ic improve­ment to their qual­i­ty of life. He strives to edu­cate patients regard­ing their dis­ease process and poten­tial treat­ment options so they may under­stand the goals of ther­a­py and have real­is­tic expec­ta­tions of out­comes. Through this dia­logue, Dr. Ung hopes his patients play an inte­gral role in the deci­sion mak­ing process regard­ing their treat­ment, whether med­ical or sur­gi­cal. Dr. Ung grad­u­at­ed magna cum laude with high­est hon­ors from Har­vard Uni­ver­si­ty. He went on to earn a med­ical degree from the Wash­ing­ton Uni­ver­si­ty School of Med­i­cine in St. Louis while also gar­ner­ing a research fel­low­ship from Har­vard Med­ical School. After an intern­ship in Gen­er­al Surgery at Brigham and Wom­en’s Hos­pi­tal, Dr. Ung com­plet­ed his res­i­den­cy in Oto­laryn­gol­o­gy – Head & Neck Surgery at Har­vard Med­ical School. He then fin­ished an inten­sive, spe­cial­ized fel­low­ship in Rhi­nol­o­gy and Sinus Dis­ease at the Mass­a­chu­setts Eye and Ear Infir­mary. Fol­low­ing his fel­low­ship, he prac­ticed for sev­er­al years as an attend­ing physi­cian at the Mass­a­chu­setts Eye and Ear Infir­mary. As part of his duties there, he lec­tured at Har­vard Med­ical School and was involved with med­ical stu­dent and res­i­dent edu­ca­tion. Includ­ed in his hon­ors is a teach­ing award from Har­vard Uni­ver­si­ty. The results of his research have been pre­sent­ed at nation­al and region­al meet­ings and pub­lished in peer-reviewed journals.

Personal Interests

Trav­el­ing, Run­ning, Golf­ing, Ski­ing with my fam­i­ly, A cup of cof­fee and a good book, Boston sports teams, Con­ver­sa­tions with friends

Memberships
American Academy of Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery American Rhinologic Society
Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital
3815 Highland Avenue Downers Grove, Illinois 60515 630-275-2700 Get Directions
Edward Hospital
801 S. Washington St. Naperville, Illinois 60540 630-527-3000 Get Directions
Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital
25 North Winfield Road Winfield, Illinois 60190 630-933-1600 Get Directions
School
Harvard University Graduation Date: 1992 Degree: AB
Washington University School of Medicine Graduation Date: 1997 Degree: MD
Residency
Harvard Medical School Resident in Otolaryngology
Fellowships
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School Rhinology and Advanced Sinus Disease

Procedures

Balloon Sinuplasty, Computer-Assisted Image-Guided Sinus Surgery, Deviated Nasal Septum Surgery, Drain Sinuses, Endoscopic Dacrocystorhinostomy (DCR), Endoscopic Septoplasty, Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, Ethmoidectomy, Frontal Sinusotomy & Frontal Sinus Surgery, Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, In-Office Balloon Sinuplasty™, Inferior Turbinate Reduction Surgery, Maxillary Antrostomy, Minimally Invasive Sinus Surgery, Nasal Polypectomy, Nasal Surgery, Nasal Turbinate Surgery, Open Sinuses, Repair Deviated Septum, Septoplasty, Sinus Endoscopy, Sphenoidotomy and Sphenoidectomy, Surgery to Alleviate Nasal Congestion/Obstruction, Turbinate Reduction

Ratings


Ratings Category

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Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
298 Ratings

Ease of scheduling appointments

4.7
295 Ratings

Provider showed concern

4.8
296 Ratings

Provider explained things clearly

4.8
297 Ratings

Provider included you in decisions

4.8
295 Ratings

Likelihood of recommending this provider

4.8
296 Ratings

Comments


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"Dr Ung does a wonderful job"
5
May. 26, 2022
"Excellent listener, thorough, relaxed and comforting."
5
May. 25, 2022
"Dr. Ung always does a great job of understanding and treating my problems."
5
May. 18, 2022
"Dr. Ung has always shown special care for myself and family."
5
May. 5, 2022
"Dr. Ung is a great doc! Calm and caring. I totally trust his skill and expertise!"
4.75
May. 4, 2022
"Excellent doctor, will recommend him to others"
4.75
May. 4, 2022
"Excellent Doctor!"
5
May. 4, 2022
"Dr. Ung, Hannah & Team always provide friendly, informative service. They put me first. My questions, my concerns, my health."
5
Apr. 29, 2022
"Great experience."
5
Apr. 29, 2022
"I saw Dr. Rejowski for 30 years. Then I scrambled to find someone just like him."
4.75
Apr. 14, 2022
"Dr Ung IS ALWAYS concerned about my well-being"
5
Apr. 7, 2022
"Dr Ung is beyond great He is an example of a professional, knowledgeable, respectful and kind doctor. He is absolutely great. I loved him"
5
Mar. 23, 2022
"Dr. Ung is an excellent physician. He keeps my nasal passages in good shape. Thanks to him, I am able to smell and taste."
5
Mar. 19, 2022
"Doctor is very good"
2.25
Mar. 16, 2022
"Dr. Ung is an exceptional doctor. He's extremely intelligent and skilled and knowledgeable. He also is very good at explaining issues. He always addresses all concerns. Extremely highly recommended!!!"
5
Mar. 6, 2022
"He's the best"
4.75
Feb. 24, 2022
"Informative and professional"
5
Feb. 17, 2022
"Dr Ung is Very professional, warm and excellent bedside manner"
5
Feb. 17, 2022
"This was my first visit to see Dr. Ung. He was very clear in his explanation of my issues. He is very personable."
5
Feb. 11, 2022
"I am extremely fond of Dr. Ung. He always has plenty of time for your questions."
5
Feb. 9, 2022
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