Donald Schmidt, MD - Cardiology - Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare

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4.9 / 5 (Based on 40 Reviews) Read Patient Comments

Donald Schmidt, MD

Specialties: Cardiology



Clinical Interests

  • High Blood Pressure/Hypertension
  • Cardiac (Heart) Care
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Preventive Cardiology
  • General Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology
  • Nuclear Cardiology


  • English


  • St. Francis
  • Franklin
  • St. Joseph


  • Medical School
    1960 University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin
  • Residency
    1967 Bellevue Hospital, New York, New York
  • Fellowship
    1970 Bellevue Hospital, New York, New York

Additional Practice Notes

Dr. Donald Schmidt received three-year recognition beginning May 2014 by the National Committee for Quality Assurance Heart/Stroke Recognition Program. He is board-qualified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease.

Patient Reviews

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July 26, 2016
This provider is well versed in attending to my situation and I really have all the trust in the world that they do what is best for me.
May 14, 2016
Dr. Schmidt is the best. My husband ************************ and I see him at the same day and time. ************************************************************************************************************************************************************
April 19, 2016
Although this is not specific to my most recent visit, I am still very grateful to Dr. Schmidt and his NP Rose Fjeld for identifying a blood pressure medication that was causing swelling in my legs and making the necessary change. I am very pleased with the care I receive from Dr. Schmidt and his NP's!
February 02, 2016
Their efforts were the best, the greatest!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
January 26, 2016
Dr. Schmidt and his NP's or his PA's have always taken time to listen and talk to me about my health. For that I am thankful as too many doctors/clinics do all the work on the computer and spend no time with the patient as in years past.
January 16, 2016
Didn't speak with Doctor after completing tests, only some assistant or whoever, who gave me the results verbably.
December 07, 2015
The doctor always makes you feel better & feel better that about what he will prescribe to get you to feel better.
November 23, 2015
I always enjoy my visit.
November 03, 2015
I have recommended Dr. Schmidt and his staff to friends and relatives.
November 01, 2015
Dr. Schmidt is one of the best Doctor's I have. He has always showed compassion not only to my heart problems, but other problems I've discussed with him. He has gone out of his way to help me even on a Friday night and found a Doctor that was in net-work for me to perform a Triple A surgery. I trust him with all my problems and concerns.
October 13, 2015
This applies to the doctor & nurse practitioner.
October 07, 2015
*Dr. Schmitd is the best I have been with him for 30 years at least.
September 22, 2015
I have the highest regard for Dr. Schmidt and his staff. He has been my cardiologist for over 30 years. I have had many health issues, and he has contacted my other physicians when need be, and knows me as a person, not computerized information. He takes the time he needs with me, or I need with him. I have referred him to many friends and relatives. I dread the day he has to retire from his practice. Dr. Schmidt also has the best PA's and NP's whom I also trust with my health issues. He is the best!!!
August 26, 2015
I have only the best to communicate about them.
August 22, 2015
Again, he and the others are the greatest!
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