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Oral Surgeon in Chicago Receives Patients’ Choice Award

Oral Surgeon in Chicago Receives Patients’ Choice Award

Online PR News – 18-January-2012 –Chicago, IL – Dr. Steven Koos, a Chicago Loop oral surgeon and owner of ORA® Oral Surgery & Implant Studio, was recently honored with the distinction of earning a Patients’ Choice Award for 2011.

The Patients’ Choice recognition is determined based on an extensive analysis of online reviews submitted by patients throughout the year. Only those physicians earning near perfect scores from their patients are presented with this coveted award, and only about 5% of all physicians nationwide receive reviews that are deemed exceptional enough to designate them as Patients’ Choice winners.

The honor awarded to the oral surgeon and implant dentist in Chicago was determined based on a variety of satisfaction levels of his patients’ experiences, as reported by them directly through credible online sources. Patients of Dr. Koos and ORA® Oral Surgery & Implant Studio that took the initiative to rate various components of their experiences gave him unanimous rave reviews. Ratings and reviews related to aspects of their experiences with the Chicago oral surgeon, such as the quality of the doctor’s bedside manner, degree of follow-up, the amount of doctor-patient “face-time” offered to patients, and the overall courtesy of the office staff, were combined to come up with an overall rating for the doctor. Reviews were compared and analyzed from a selection of sources, including Demandforce, Healthgrades,,, Yelp, Yahoo Local, Google Places, Yellow Pages, Dex Knows and Dr. Oogle, in order to determine the final ratings.

“I am honored to have received recognition as a Patients’ Choice Award winner,” explains Dr. Koos. “This distinction is a testament to the patient-centered environment that I have made a priority in how I run my Chicago oral surgery practice. Knowing that I have made such a positive impact on so many patients, and realizing that they were compelled to leave very positive reviews on websites related to their experiences with me and the rest of my staff, makes me feel like I am succeeding in my commitment to making my patients my top priority.”

Dr. Koos has received numerous awards and honors in recent years for his dedication to patient-centered care, as well as his commitment to protecting the environment. He is the first oral surgeon in Chicago as well as the Nation, pledging to adhere to sustainability and eco-friendly dentistry® practices. Dr. Koos and his staff incorporate environmental responsibility in all aspects of how they operate their practice. In addition to his focus on Green Health Care, Dr. Koos has also created a patient-centered atmosphere within his practice. This focus on creating a positive experience for his patients, combined with his expertise in the field of oral, jaw and maxillofacial surgery, has earned him high praise by his peers and community, resulting Patients’ Choice Award.


Dr. Steven Koos is a Chicago oral and maxillofacial surgeon that operates his practice, ORA® Oral Surgery & Implant Studio, with a commitment to patient-centered care and environmental responsibility. The Patients’ Choice Award bestowed to Dr. Koos in 2011 is one of a number of awards earned by the oral surgery specialist during the year. To find out more about Dr. Steven Koos or his Chicago oral surgery practice, visit

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