Burnetta E. Herron, MD

Specialty: General SurgeryTrauma Surgery

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Burnetta E. Herron, MD

Specialty: General SurgeryTrauma Surgery

Independent practitioner Advocate Medical Group provider

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Primary location

9831 South Western Avenue

Chicago, IL 60643

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Office: 773-445-3500

Fax: 773-445-0575

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2535 South Martin Luther King Drive

Chicago, IL 60616

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Office: 312-842-7117

Fax: 312-326-2102

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Meet Burnetta E. Herron, MD

About me

  • Spanish
  • AmputationBreast CancerBreast DiseaseColo-Rectal SurgeryCritical Care SurgeryEndoscopic Banding of HemorrhoidsGall BladderGallbladder SurgeryGallstonesGastro-Reflux SurgeryHernia SurgeryHiatal HerniaLaparoscopic SurgeryLiver SurgeryMastectomyPancreatic SurgeryTrauma Surgery
  • https://www.advocatehealth.com



  • Brown University, Biomedical Research
  • Loyola University Medical Center
  • University of Texas Medical Branch

Board certifications

  • General Surgery

Hospital affiliations

  • Advocate Christ Medical Center
  • Advocate Medical Group
  • Advocate Trinity Hospital

Insurance accepted

  • AAH Preferred – Team Member Plan
  • AAH Select – Team Member Plan
  • AARP Medicare Advantage Access HMO
  • Aetna Better Health Premier Plan MMAI
  • Aetna Coventry (Aetna Medicare) HMO
  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice (MC) POS
  • Aetna Medicare HMO
  • Aetna Medicare POS
  • Aetna Medicare PPO
  • Aetna Medicare Value Plan PPO
  • Aetna NAP - PPO
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna Premier Care Network
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna State of Illinois HMO
  • Aetna State of Illinois Open Access Plus
  • Aetna State of Illinois PPO
  • Aetna Value Performance Network
  • Beech Street Network PPO
  • Benefit Plan Administrators (BPA)
  • Benefits Services and Systems, Inc
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Community FHP
  • Blue Cross Community ICP
  • Blue Cross Community MMAI
  • Blue Cross HMO Illinois
  • Blue Cross Med Select PPO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Supplement PPO
  • Blue Medicare Advocate Health HMO
  • Blue Precision HMO
  • BlueCare Direct
  • Cigna APWU Health Plan Open Access Plus
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna Health Partners POS
  • Cigna Healthspring True Choice PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna NALC Health Benefits Plan
  • Cigna Open Access Plus
  • Cigna Open Access POS
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cigna-HealthSpring Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry / FirstHealth
  • Coventry Health Care HMO
  • Coventry Health Care Open Access POS
  • Coventry Health Care POS
  • Coventry Health Care PPO
  • First Health Network PPO
  • FirstHealth / Coventry Personal Care
  • Galaxy Health Network PPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna EPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • HealthSmart Preferred PPO
  • HST Care Connect EPO
  • HST Care Connect PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana Community Select HMO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana Illinois CCN HMO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Humana Medicare Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana Medicare Supplement Plan
  • Humana MMAI
  • Humana National HMO
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana National POS - Open Access
  • Humana POS
  • Humana PPO
  • Medicare
  • Meridian
  • Meridian MMAI
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • SEIU – Local 4 HMO
  • SEIU – Local 4 PPO
  • Tricare Prime
  • UFCW Local 1546 Health and Welfare Fund (UMC)
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Advantage Value HMO - POS
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete Plan 1 HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete Plan 2 HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Supplement
  • UHC National Railway Carriers & United Transportation Union Health and Welfare
  • UHC Railroad Employees National Health & Welfare Plan
  • UHC/ AARP Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • Union Health Services, Inc.
  • Union Medical Care PPO
  • United Health One Golden Rule
  • United Healthcare Charter HMO
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus PPO
  • United Healthcare Choice PPO
  • United Healthcare Core PPO
  • United Healthcare Group Medicare Advantage PPO
  • United Healthcare Indemnity
  • United Healthcare Medica
  • United Healthcare Medicare Complete Assure PPO
  • United Healthcare Navigate HMO
  • United Healthcare NexusACO OA
  • United Healthcare NexusACO R
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Oxford
  • Wellcare Health Plans HMO

Ratings and reviews

Overall rating

based on 85 patient ratings.


July 6, 2020 4:21 PM

Dr. Herron is very patient. She discussed test results and care moving forward.

July 6, 2020 4:21 PM

Good experience

May 4, 2020 4:19 PM

My surgeon is excellent. I had to have second procedure. I went to the emergency room my surgeon got there right away. I am grateful she was right there and took care of me

April 7, 2020 4:16 AM

Dr. Herron was my surgeon. I was extremely impressed by her professionalism, courteousness and respect for my feelings and opinions.

April 7, 2020 4:16 AM

I was completely satisfied with the visit and services that Dr. Herron provided -

April 2, 2020 5:40 AM

Dr. Herron is very present and attentive during visit.

April 2, 2020 5:40 AM

Dr. Herron patiently answered my family members questions, (and mine). She gave detailed info about diagnosis and treatment.

February 27, 2020 9:48 AM

Dr. Herron is very good with describing and treating my IBS issue. My interaction with Dr. Herron has caused me to become very knowledgeable about my condition.

February 27, 2020 9:48 AM

I would gladly recommend Dr. Herron to anyone with IBS obstruction and/or blockage issues. To me, she's just that good.

February 13, 2020 11:51 AM


February 10, 2020 7:01 AM

Excellent, talk to you in laymen terms where you can understand makes you feel like a person and she really cares.

February 10, 2020 7:01 AM

Very good experience.

January 10, 2020 8:57 AM

The nurses & doctors are respectful very helpful they're concerned about my health and wellbeing. They call to check on me to see how I'm doing and if everything is OK, I'm so impressed with my healthcare providers. They're like my extended family they take very good care of me!!!!

January 10, 2020 8:57 AM

I haven't had any bad experiences only good the staff is fantastic. I enjoy my visits to the doctor's office.

October 24, 2019 7:00 PM

Thankful for the surgery.

October 21, 2019 7:00 PM

Very good.

September 11, 2019 7:00 PM

My routine care was a good experience and pleasing with the help I receive.

August 7, 2019 7:00 PM

The experience with my medical team was very good and it was quite an experience on my level.

July 4, 2019 7:00 PM

All good.

June 6, 2019 7:00 PM

Very caring and compassionate.

May 23, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Herron & her staff is always pleasant & respectful & kind.

May 20, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. B. Herron is very nice a professional she is and I really love her demeanor is great.

May 6, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Herron E. Burnetta is a very good, breast surgeons she always my questions.

March 20, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Herron is always helpful w/me she did my surgery there w/Advocate Hosp.

March 11, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Herron was very helpful and kind.

March 6, 2019 6:00 PM

Very good.

February 11, 2019 6:00 PM

Pleasant - Professional - and informative - use easy to understand language -

February 8, 2019 6:00 PM

My experience with Dr. Herron was excellent. Dr. Herron is knowledgeable about what needed to be done. Dr. Herron speaks in a soft voice that make you listen to what is being said. I would come to Dr. Herron again if I need _____ surgery.

January 29, 2019 6:00 PM

quick and efficient.

December 13, 2018 6:00 PM

I was treated with respect, my doctor explained my treatment where there was no misunderstanding. Excellent bedside manner.

December 10, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Herron is an excellent doctor. KUDOS!!! My mom and aunt had surgery that she performed. And follow-up with her for _____ or what's needed.

November 13, 2018 6:00 PM

Provider seemed knowledgeable, but not fully invested in the provider patient encounter. I got the sense that the visit was not worth charging my insurance provider.

November 1, 2018 7:00 PM

Some of them were nice to me and others was not.

September 30, 2018 7:00 PM

Excellent helpful thanks for this provider.

September 20, 2018 7:00 PM

Thankful that she is my provider.

September 20, 2018 7:00 PM


July 10, 2018 7:00 PM

Very good. She answer all my questions.

June 25, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Herron is the best, and very concern about her patient's. Give her a raise very good doctor, take time with her patient's.

June 21, 2018 7:00 PM


May 10, 2018 7:00 PM

A very pleasant person.

May 6, 2018 7:00 PM

Entire staff from receptionist, nurse to the doctor were all _____, and very helpful during this visit. They did a great job attending to my needs.

April 18, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Herron is very professional and knows her expertise well. She put me at ease and explain what steps she would take next after my next visit.\

March 28, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Herron is excellent!

March 26, 2018 7:00 PM

Very professional. Explain the surgery procedure if I decide to have the surgery.

March 24, 2018 7:00 PM

the visit was unnecessary for what I was seeking medically. the doctor was late and the visit quite brief.

March 6, 2018 6:00 PM

I like my doctor Dr. H. Burnetta, she was nice and her staff was too.

January 5, 2018 6:00 PM

My experience with this provider was great.

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