Dr. Brian Gillis, DO

Dr. Brian Gillis, DO

Colon & Rectal Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 53
(16)
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Dr. Brian Gillis, DO is a colon & rectal surgery doctor who practices in Oakland, ME. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 23 years. Read his story

8 Water St

Oakland, ME 04963

Contact Information

(207) 465-3003

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Dental
  • 13 More

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Constipation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Anoscopy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hemorrhoids
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Gillis' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gillis "Dr. Gillis' advanced surgical techniques treat minor to severe defecatory disorders. These problems range from fecal incontinence to constipation. Dr Gillis has extensive experience in utilizing minimally invasive Anorectal surgery and Colorectal endoscopy. Patients experience shorter recovery periods and less pain. He offers Hemorrhoid surgery with a high success rate. The office accepts ALL insurances. His staff is caring, friendly & compassionate. We offer a private and confidential exam room, with a waiting area that is comfortable and relaxed. Dr. Gillis is the former Chief of Surgery, current Vice Chief of Physician Staff and an active member of the board of trustees at Inland Hospital. Dr. Gillis has been recognized for his extensive experience, knowledge and use of the latest technology. He prides himself on his high patient (along with many doctors') satisfaction. Please know you don't have to suffer with these conditions any longer. Don't wait.. Let Dr. Gillis help you get your life back."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gillis "We focus on the patient. We want to offer a caring, relaxing environment with friendly and confidential care."
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Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Surgery
  • Proctology
  • Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Proctology
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Proctology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Gastritis
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pruritus Ani
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer

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Procedures

  • Anal Repair
  • Anoscopy
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoid Removal
  • Hemorrhoid Treatment
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • 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

Background Check

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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

  • Oklahoma State University / College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • Univ Of New England Collof Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • St Vincent Hosp-U Mass
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • St Vincent Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gillis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gillis' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gillis to family and friends
4.2
based on 16 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Gillis' 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
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Gillis Says:

We welcome patient satisfaction reviews as we are always looking for ways to improve our services and care.


Patient Comments (1)

in Pittston, Maine |
Going to a Proctologist is not something I was very fond of doing. My anxiety level was tremendous and the entire staff made me feel right at home! Even the d?cor is calming! Dr. Gillis himself was tremendous! He totally understands that people coming to see him don't really want to be there and...more
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Dr. Gillis accepts 22 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem
    Blue Open Access PPO
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access
    Blue Access PPO
    Blue Advantage
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Advantage Plus
    Blue Advantage Plus HMO
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Card
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Care Connection PPO
    Blue Care HMO
    Blue Care Network
    Blue Care Network Advantage
    Blue Care Security
    Blue Care Security HMO
    Blue Care Security PPO
    Blue Choice
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice POS
    Blue Choice PPO
    Blue Cross
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Dental
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    Consumer Option Nationwide HDHP
    Standard Nationwide Standard
    Value Plan Nationwide Basic
  • MaineCare
  • Medicaid
    Amerigroup
    Managed Care
    Medicaid Assignment
    Medicaid HMO
    MediPass
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • Universal American

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Hospitals where Dr. Gillis has admitting privileges

Inland Hospital
200 Kennedy Memorial Dr
Waterville, ME 04901
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MaineGeneral Medical Center - Alfond Center for Health
35 Medical Center Pkwy
Augusta, ME 04330
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