Dr. Arvydas Vanagunas, MD

Dr. Arvydas Vanagunas, MD

Save
Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
69 y/o
(7)

Contact provider for availability

Dr. Arvydas Vanagunas, MD is a gastroenterology doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. He is 69 years old and has been practicing for 44 years. Dr. Vanagunas is affiliated with Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital.

Northwestern Medical Group

675 N Saint Clair St Ste 17-250

Chicago, IL 60611
Get Directions

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UniCare

Learn about Dr. Vanagunas

Care Philosophy

"Better people means better experiences. Our care team is committed to delivering results that change lives." 
...Read More

Video

Dr. Vanagunas' Experience

0%ExperienceMatch
Dr. Vanagunas' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Gastroenterology
  • Board certified in Gastroenterology and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
2

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
71

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anemia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Nausea
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

More

Read More
8

Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry
  • Puncture Aspiration

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Veterans Affairs Lakeside Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vanagunas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Lithuanian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Vanagunas does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Vanagunas and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Vanagunas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vanagunas to family and friends
5.0
based on 7 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Vanagunas' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
Arlington Heights, IL |
Listens to my questions. Explains everything in an easy to understand language. Maeakes me feel at ease.
Chicago, IL |
I would highly recommend Dr. Vanagunas. He has been my doctor for many years and has always looked past the obvious in order to get to the cause of the problem and discomfort. He listens and he takes time, and is always thorough in his examination. He is a wonderful doctor..
Have you seen Dr. Arvydas Vanagunas, MD?
Are you Dr. Vanagunas?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Vanagunas

Not Accepting New Patients
Dr. Vanagunas accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • HFN
  • Humana
    Humana HMO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
    UniCare PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Vanagunas has admitting privileges

Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital
660 N Westmoreland Rd
Lake Forest, IL 60045
View Hospital Profile
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
251 E Huron St
Chicago, IL 60611
View Hospital Profile

More Gastroenterology Specialists like Dr. Vanagunas at Northwestern Medical Group

Gastroenterology Specialist
(2)
Gastroenterology Specialist
(5)
Gastroenterology Specialist
(14)
Gastroenterology Specialist
(10)
Gastroenterology Specialist
(13)