Dr. Basudeb Saha, MD

Dr. Basudeb Saha, MD

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Age 73
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Dr. Basudeb Saha, MD is a general surgery specialist in McHenry, IL. He graduated from Georgetown University and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

4318 W Crystal Lake Rd Ste L

McHenry, IL 60050

Contact Information

(815) 344-0620

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Saha performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Benign Tumor
normal
more than 49% of peers
Varicose Veins
normal
more than 15% of peers
Hemorrhoids
normal
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Saha's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Saha "As a general surgeon both in private practice and in some of the nation's most prestigious medical systems for more than 40 years, I believe that quality patient care and surpassing patient expectations is paramount to effective healthcare. I am a member of the Illinois State Medical Society and former vice president for the McHenry County Medical Society, as well as the recipient of multiple awards for excellence in general and trauma surgery."

4  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

14  Conditions Treated

  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Appendicitis
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Spleen Disorders
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vein Diseases

7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

2 Sanctions
  • Hospital Privilege Loss or Restriction (1/26/2018)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Saha, Basudeb MD: License # 036052882: NATURE OF COCMPLAINT: The physician failed to disclose on his hospital credentialing applications that he was a subject of a hospital investigation of boundary violations with several co-workers that resulted in his resignation from Centegra Hospital-McHenry in April 2012. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation placed the physician's license on SUSPENSION until June 26, 2018 and imposed a FINE in the amount of $1,000.00.
    State: Illinois
  • Unethical conduct (8/2/2017)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Saha, Basudeb MD: License # 036052882: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician engaged in dishonorable, unethical, or unprofessional conduct of a character likely to deceive, defraud, or harm the public. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation placed the physician's license on SUSPENSION for 60 days and required to complete 30 hours of Continuing EDUCATION.
    State: Illinois
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Punjab University / Christian Medical College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1965
  • Georgetown University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Umdnj-University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Georgetown University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Saha has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Saha has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Saha's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Saha to family and friends
3 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Saha's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I went to see Dr. Saha about having Hemroid Reduction Surgery. I told him that I was having sever rectal pain which was diagnosed by an E.R. Doctor as Hemr. When Saha examined me he hardly checked me inside at all. He told me his fee was $1,800.00 to do the surgery which had to be paid in full in...more
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