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Specializes in Oncology • Male • Age 72

1425 N Hunt Club Rd Ste 301
Gurnee, IL 60031
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Hospital Quality

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Advocate Condell Medical Center
801 S Milwaukee Ave
Libertyville, IL 60048
Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital
660 N Westmoreland Rd
Lake Forest, IL 60045

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Ira J Piel, M.D.,F.A.C.P.,S.C
Gurnee Office
1425 N Hunt Club Rd Ste 301
Gurnee, IL 60031
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    Dr. Piel's Experience

    Dr. Piel's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Oncology
    • Hematology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Medical Oncology
    • Oncology
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    • Biological Therapy
    • Bone Marrow Aspiration
    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Breast Cancer Treatment
    • Cancer Counseling
    • Cancer Pain Management
    • Cancer Risk Counseling
    • Cancer Treatment
    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    • Chemotherapy
    • Hematologic Disorder Treatment
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    • Acute Leukemia
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Breast Cancer
    • Cancer
    • Cancer of Floor of Mouth
    • Cancer Treatment Complications
    • Cancer-Related Muskuloskeletal Problems
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cervical Cancer
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gland Cancer
    • Hematologic Abnormalities Associated With Pregnancy
    • Hematologic Malignancies
    • Hematologic Problems
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemolytic Anemia, Acquired Autoimmune
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Laryngeal Cancer
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
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    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphocytosis
    • Lymphoma
    • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
    • Melanoma
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neutropenia
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Oral Cancer
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Skin Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • T-Cell Lymphoma of the Skin
    • T-Cell Prolymphocytic Leukemia
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thalassemia
    • Thoracic Malignancies
    • Throat Cancer (Hypopharyngeal)
    • Thrombocytopenia
    • Thrombocytopenic Purpura, Autoimmune
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Thromboembolism
    • Thrombotic Disorders
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tongue Cancer
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Chicago, 2000-2002
    • Patients Choice Award, 2009
    • Castle Connolly Americas Top Doctors for Cancer, 2005-2006
    • Castle Connolly Americas Top Doctors, 2002-2006
    • Patients Choice Award, 2008
    • Castle Connolly Americas Top Doctors: Chicago, 2003
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Graduated in 1967

    Internship Hospital

    St Lukes Hospital
    Complete in 1968

    Residency Hospital

    St Lukes Hospital
    Complete in 1972

    Fellowship Hospital

    St Lukes Hospital
    Complete in 1974
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Piel & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Piel's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Advocate Condell Medical Center

    • Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Piel

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    3.9
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    3.9 out of 5

    Dr. Piel's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.2 out of 5

    16 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.2 out of 5

    17 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.7 out of 5

    17 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    17 responses

    Experience with Dr. Piel

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4 out of 5

    17 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.9 out of 5

    17 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.1 out of 5

    17 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4 out of 5

    17 responses

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    Ira J Piel, M.D.,F.A.C.P.,S.C
    Gurnee Office
    1425 N Hunt Club Rd Ste 301
    Gurnee, IL 60031
    (847) 855-9400 (Office)
    (847) 855-9500 (Fax)
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