Dr. Darrien Gaston, MD

Dr. Darrien Gaston, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 59
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Dr. Darrien Gaston, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1984 and specializes in gastroenterology.

10444 S Western Ave Ste A

Chicago, IL 60643

Contact Information

(773) 238-1126

Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Gaston's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gaston performs Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Gaston performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hemorrhoidectomy
Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gaston treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Gaston treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gaston treats Abdominal Disorders more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Gaston treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Gaston's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Anemia
Autoimmune Diseases
Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Atresia
Blood Disorders
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Cholelithiasis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Dehydration
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Diarrhea
Diverticulitis, Intestinal
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Duodenal Ulcer
Duodenitis
Dysphagia
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enteritis
ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Varices
Esophagitis
Gastric Ulcer
Gastritis
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastroparesis
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Hepatitis C
Hernia
Ileus
Indigestion
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Obstruction
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Malnutrition
Nausea
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Pancreatitis
Peptic Ulcer
Reflux Esophagitis
Stomach Diseases
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Unexplained Weight Loss
Viral Enteritis
Viral Hepatitis
Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

I treat my patient as if they are my own family. I am committed to listening to my patients. First, I listen to their needs and history.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

Education

1990
Cook Co Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1988
St Joseph Hospital
Residency Hospital
1985
Saint Francis Hospital
Internship Hospital
1984
University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
Medical School
1990
1988
1985
1984

Awards

Dr. Gaston's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gaston

3.3

Based on 8 reviews

5 Stars
50%
(4)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
12.5%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
37.5%
(3)

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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Gaston's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Darrien Gaston, MD
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I underwent three endoscopies to remove stomach polyps with Dr. Gaston at Trinity Advocate Hospital. My gag reflect actively revolted for the approximately half hour procedures making the experiences very unpleasant. Despite my distress and voiced concern, the second and third times were equally...Read More
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There is a review that was placed on here in 2010 it is unfortunate that after 6 years that review still holds true. Very Arrogant self absorbed, Feels he is above answering ANY questions. I waited 2 1/2 hours to see him ,there was 1 other patient that came out he didn't apologize for me waiting so...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO

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