Dr. Carol Semrad, MD

Dr. Carol Semrad, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Carol Semrad, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1982 and specializes in gastroenterology.

5841 S Maryland Ave

Chicago, IL 60637

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas

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Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
very high
more than 99% of peers
Celiac Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

3  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology**

90  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

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

  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Colum Presby Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Colum Presby Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Colum Presby Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Semrad has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Semrad's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Semrad

2.9

Based on 12 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
8.333333333333334%
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1 Star
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Dr Semrad is caring, kind, thorough, thoughtful, and above all extremely knowledgeable and insightful. Was finally able to get resolution to long ongoing issues that about cost me my life. She is candid and professional and I am truly grateful to her for her assistance. In full disclosure, not a...Read More
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Jan 19, 2018
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She's a horrible doctor! She needs to learn bedside manners. I would not recommend Carol Semrad for anyone. Even if I was on my death bed and she was the only doctor left on the planet, I rather die then to have dealings with her. Carol Semrad should not be allowed to practice medicine anywhere in...Read More
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Brookfield, IL – Mar 07, 2017
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Just an amazing woman. Extremely insightful, knowledgeable, dedicated, kind, and professional.
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Jack P. in Chicago, IL – Nov 26, 2016
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Nightmare. After waiting THREE HOURS, she graced my family and me with her presence. At one point, she actually LAUGHED at me (no exaggeration!). Once she realized my problem required thinking, she had ZERO interest in helping. MID-QUESTION, after only 15 minutes, she left the room. My...Read More
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Eric in Dallas, TX – Sep 16, 2016
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Took the time to call me in the late evening at home to tell me the results of a test that was great concern to me.
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Bob in Oswego, IL – Jun 14, 2016
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