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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 52

1890 Silver Cross Blvd Ste 410
New Lenox, IL 60451
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Dr. Gamagami's Experience

Dr. Gamagami's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
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  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of the Rectum With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Transendoscopic Stent Placement
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  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Breast Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Ulcerative Colitis
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Background Check for Dr. Gamagami

1 Malpractice Claim

  • Settlement  (8/23/2012)
  • Amount or Range: $1,000,000.00
  • Nature of Complaint: Will County, IL
  • State: Illinois
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence  (7/2/2014)
  • Action Taken: Reprimand
  • Summary: Gamagami, Reza Alex MD: License #036103521: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician has a medical malpractice lawsuit alleging the physician negligently sectioned the tail of a patient’s pancreas during a laparoscopic adrenalectomy and colectomy. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation has issued a REPRIMAND on the physician’s license.
  • State: Illinois

0 Board Actions

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

Media & Publications

  • Chairman for Poster Presentation; Society of University Colon and Rectal Surgeons, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2000
  • The Chairman's Prize Award; University of California, San Diego, 1994
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, University of California, San Diego, 1990
  • 1997 Best Paper Award; Journal of Diseases Colon and Rectum, 1998
  • Surgical Faculty Chief Resident Award; University of California, San Diego, 1994
  • Cum Laude Departmental Honors; University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), 1985
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Education & Training

Medical School

George Washington University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1989

Internship Hospital

University Of California San Diego (Ucsd)
Complete in 1990

Residency Hospital

University Of California San Diego (Ucsd)
Complete in 1994

Fellowship Hospital

Ninewells Hospital and Medical School
Complete in 1997
Princess Grace Hospital
Complete in 1997
University Of Toulouse Iii Purpan Hospital
Complete in 1997

Undergraduate Schools

University Of California Los Angeles (UCLA)
Graduated in 1985
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Gamagami & Staff

  • English
  • French

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