Dr. Charles Berkelhammer, MD

Dr. Charles Berkelhammer, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 61
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Dr. Charles Berkelhammer, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Oak Lawn, IL and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Toronto Faculty Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

9921 Southwest Hwy

Oak Lawn, IL 60453

Contact Information

(708) 499-5678

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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

Diarrhea
very high
more than 99% of peers
Reflux Esophagitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Esophagitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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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*

83  Conditions Treated

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9  Procedures

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 Toronto Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Toronto General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Toronto General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Toronto St Michaels Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Toronto Toronto Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University Of Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Toronto
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Berkelhammer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Berkelhammer's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Berkelhammer to family and friends
17 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Berkelhammer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I am surprised to see any negative reviews on Dr. Berkelhammer. Actually, I can’t imagine anyone giving less than an excellent rating. I have gone to the doctor, as have my husband and sister. We were referred by a close friend who was quickly diagnosed with a cancer had been misdiagnosed by other...more
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Doctor Berkelhammer is the best. I've been seeing him for 30 years and he really takes his time with you. I hope he never stops practicing medicine !
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Dr. berkelhammer was very uncaring, it felt as though I was just a another payday. I waited over an hour and a half for my consultation. When he performed the procedures on me, he walked into the room and all he said was hello, never asked if i had any questions, never asked how I was feeling, no...more
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Dr. Berkelhammer was very caring and wonderful! Was professional and handled my difficult situation with calm and reassuring ease.
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Very uncaring
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