Sandra Banas, MD

Otolaryngology - ENT

4.9
239 Ratings
Years in Practice: 12 years
Practices In: Naperville, Plainfield
Patients Seen: All Ages

By care­ful­ly lis­ten­ing to your con­cerns and tak­ing the time to edu­cate you about yourmed­ical con­di­tions, I strive to help you make the best deci­sions for your health. I enjoy see­ing patients of all ages and make it my goal to treat each patient as I would my own family.

Next Available Appointments
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within the last three (3) years

Board Certifications
Otolaryngology
Languages
English
Clinical Interests

Hear­ing loss, Ear infec­tions, Pedi­atrics, Aller­gies, Sinusi­tis, Dizziness

Personal Interests
Spend­ing time with my chil­dren, hus­band and dogs, Gar­den­ing, Cook­ing and bak­ing, Play­ing music, Exer­cis­ing, Reading 
Memberships
American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy American College of Lifestyle Medicine
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
Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital
300 Randall Road Geneva, Illinois 60134 630-208-3000 Get Directions
School
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine Graduation Date: 2004 Degree: MD
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Graduation Date: 2000 Degree: BS, Biology
Residency
McGaw Medical Center, Northwestern University Resident in Otolaryngology
Fellowships
Paparella Ear, Head and Neck Institute Otolaryngology

Procedures

Adenoidectomy, Airway Surgery & Stridor Management, BAHA (Bone Anchored Hearing Aid) Implantation, Balloon Sinuplasty, Bronchoscopy, Cautery of Nosebleeds, Computer-Assisted Image-Guided Sinus Surgery, Congenital Neck Mass Excision, Deviated Nasal Septum Surgery, Drain Sinuses, Ear Tubes, Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, Ethmoidectomy, Excision of Neck Masses, Frontal Sinusotomy & Frontal Sinus Surgery, Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery, Head and Neck Cancer Evaluation, Inferior Turbinate Reduction Surgery, Intratympanic Steroids for Meniere's Disease, Intratympanic Steroids for Sudden Hearing Loss, Laryngoscopy, Mastoidectomy, Maxillary Antrostomy, Minimally Invasive Sinus Surgery, Nasal Cautery, Nasal Endoscopy, Nasal Polypectomy, Nasal Surgery, Nasal Turbinate Surgery, Obstructive Sleep Apnea Surgery, Open Sinuses, Ossicular Chain Reconstruction, Reconstruction of the Ear Bones (Ossicular Chain Reconstruction), Repair Deviated Septum, Revision Sinus Surgery, Septoplasty, Sinus Endoscopy, Surgery to Alleviate Nasal Congestion/Obstruction, Thyroglossal Duct Cyst Surgery, Tonsillectomy, Turbinate Reduction, Tympanomastoidectomy, Tympanoplasty, Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty

Conditions

Congenital Neck Masses, Neck Abscesses, Subperiosteal Abscesses, Velopharyngeal Insufficiency

Ratings


Ratings Category

The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.9
239 Ratings

Ease of scheduling appointments

4.7
237 Ratings

Provider showed concern

4.9
235 Ratings

Provider explained things clearly

4.9
235 Ratings

Provider included you in decisions

4.9
235 Ratings

Likelihood of recommending this provider

4.9
235 Ratings

Comments


Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.
"Good"
5
May. 31, 2021
"Dr. Banas is an excellent doctor, very patient, she will ask if you have questions, which not many drs do."
5
May. 28, 2021
"she was caring, informative and I felt very comfortable with her care."
5
May. 27, 2021
"*Dr. Banas is an excellent doctor. She is expertly trained at Northestern and has very good bed side manner she treats her patients with kindness, listens, takes great notes, responds quickly and you really feel like she is handling your case with professionalism and expertise. Truly a top-notch doctor!"
5
May. 20, 2021
"I like so much I would like my primary care from Medicare Advantage to Dupage medical group"
5
May. 14, 2021
"Everyone in this office is wonderful!"
5
Apr. 30, 2021
"Everything went well for a first visit."
4.69
Apr. 24, 2021
"Dr. Banas listened to all my questions and answered everything to the best of her ability, even questions that were outside of her specialty. She was caring and thurough."
5
Apr. 21, 2021
"Dr. Banas is very knowledgeable and experienced in her craft. She listens to patients and is clearly committed to a high level of care. She is a high quality ENT."
5
Mar. 21, 2021
"Dr Banas was awesome. I was disappointed that she couldn't do the required surgery; she was so caring and considerate-I would've rather she be the one to perform the procedure. I felt listened to and that she was extremely thorough. I read her notes in mychart afterwards and I was so surprised at the detail that she captured the visit."
4.5
Mar. 17, 2021
"Sandra Banas was amazing. She listened to my concern and explained my situation very well. I will definitely contact her again if I run into any issues."
5
Mar. 10, 2021
"Very easy to talk to, willing to take the time to make me understand the condition, diagnosis, and surgery."
5
Feb. 28, 2021
"Dr. concerned with progress and discussed pros and cons of medical decisions I should consider."
5
Feb. 24, 2021
"i have to say, the Dr. was and always has been so very kind, and normally very efficient. The Dr. is so very easy to talk to, listened closely very well to my concerns and addressed them all as she thought she should in a very pleasant tone, like someone on my side. I appreciate her as an ear professional."
2.75
Feb. 23, 2021
"I was very impressed with *Dr. Banas. My fears went away and I knew she was going to help me figure this out."
4.75
Feb. 18, 2021
"Dr Banas is excellent. Would highly recommend her to others."
5
Feb. 17, 2021
"Very good experience"
4.75
Feb. 14, 2021
"Dr. Banas was very empathetic and listened and answered all our questions."
5
Feb. 10, 2021
"banas is excellent"
5
Jan. 25, 2021
"Good Experience"
5
Jan. 22, 2021
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