Dr. Erik Borncamp, MD

Dr. Erik Borncamp, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Erik Borncamp, MD is a general surgery specialist in New Lenox, IL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School in 1996 and specializes in general surgery, wound & burn care, and more.

1890 Silver Cross Blvd Ste 410

New Lenox, IL 60451

Contact Information

(815) 717-8730

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Dr. Borncamp's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Borncamp treats Abdominal Disorders more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Borncamp treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Borncamp treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 89% of his peers

Dr. Borncamp treats this condition more than 89% of his peers

Intestinal Obstruction

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Borncamp treats Intestinal Obstruction more than 81% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Intussusception
  • Paralytic Ileus

Dr. Borncamp's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Abscess
Abdominal Cancer
Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Hernia
Abdominal Injuries
Abdominal Pain
Abdominal Surgery
Abdominal Tumor
Abscess Incision and Drainage
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acral Lentiginous Melanoma of Skin
Acute Abdominal Syndrome
Acute Appendicitis
Acute Gastritis
Adenocarcinoid Tumor
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Adult Fibrosarcoma
Anal Abscess
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal Prolapse
Angiosarcoma of the Breast
Anorectal Abscess
Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
Anorectal Disorders
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendix Cancer
Atypical Mole
Barrett's Esophagus
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Benign Diseases of the Bile Ducts
Benign Diseases of the Gallbladder
Benign Diseases of the Liver
Benign Diseases of the Pancreas
Benign Tumor
Bile Duct Disorders
Bile Duct Obstruction
Biliary Disorders
Biliary Dyskinesia
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Abscess
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Duct Papilloma
Breast Exam
Breast Fibroadenoma
Breast Surgical Procedure
Breast Tumor
Burn Injuries
Cancer Surgery
Cancer Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
Car Accident Injuries
Carcinoid Tumor
Carcinoid Tumor of Gastrointestinal Tract
Carcinoma in Situ
Chemical Burn
Chest Trauma
Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Choledochal Cyst
Chronic Appendicitis
Chronic Non-Healing Wounds
Clotting and Bleeding Disorders
Colectomy and Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colon Cancer
Colon Disorders
Colon Polyp
Colon Surgery
Colonic Diverticulosis
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Colorectal Surgery, Robotic-Assisted
Common Bile Duct Stone
Crohn's Disease
Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Cyst Incision and Drainage
da Vinci® Colectomy
da Vinci® Gallbladder Removal
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Digestive Disorders
Distal Colorectal Cancer
Diverticular Diseases
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Electrical Burn
Enterocutaneous Fistula
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Epigastric Pain
Excision of Skin Lesion
Facial Laceration
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Flank Pain
Follicular Adenocarcinoma
Gallbladder Cancer
Gallbladder Diseases
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Surgery
Gastric Ulcer
Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Bleeding
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrointestinal Perforation
Gland Cancer
Gunshot Wound
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hepatocellular Cancer
Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
Hernia Repair
Hiatal Hernia
Hyperthrophic Scar
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Insect Bites and Stings
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Cancer
Intestinal Diseases
Intestinal Fistula
Intestinal Ischemia
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Polyp
Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction
Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction in Adults
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
Islet Cell Adenoma
Keloid Scar
Laparoscopic Abdominal Surgery
Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
Laparoscopic Colectomy
Laparoscopic Colon Surgery
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparoscopic Ventral Herniorrhaphy
Large Bowel Obstruction
Liver Abscess
Liver Diseases and Disorders
Liver Tumor
Lobular Carcinoma in Situ (LCIS)
Localized Fat Deposits
Lower Extremity Trauma
Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
Malignant Diseases of the Bile Ducts
Malignant Diseases of the Gallbladder
Malignant Diseases of the Liver
Malignant Diseases of the Pancreas
Malignant Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Meckel's Diverticulum
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Motor Vehicle Accident
Multiple Injuries
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatic Abscess
Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatic Cystic Lesions
Pancreatic Disease
Pancreatic Pseudocyst
Pancreatobiliary Disease
Parasitic Appendicitis
Pediatric Hernia
Peptic Ulcer
Perianal Abscess
Pericolic Abscess
Peritoneal Cancer
Pilonidal Cyst
Port Placements or Replacements
Port Removal
Postoperative Hemorrhage
Primary Peritoneal Cancer
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Pseudomembranous Colitis
Pyloric Stenosis
Rectal Cancer
Rectal Diseases
Rectal Prolapse
Rectovaginal Fistula
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
Robotic-Assisted Liver Resection
Secondary Malignancies
Second-Degree Burns
Skin Biopsy
Skin Cancer
Small Intestine Disorders
Soft Tissue Disorders
Soft Tissue Mass Biopsy
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Surgical Procedures
Suture Soft Tissue Wound
Temporal Arteritis
Third-Degree Burns
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Disease
Toxic Megacolon
Traumatic Hernia
Ulcer of Foot
Ulcer Perforation
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Upper Extremity Infection
Ventral Hernia
Ventral Herniorrhaphy
Wound Care and Management
Wound Repair
Zenker's Diverticulum
Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

About Me

Care Philosophy

Listening to and Education of the patient are essential components of any successful surgical outcome. By maintaining certification through continuing education and training, I am able bring the latest in evidence-based general surgery to my patient-centered practice.


  • General Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications


  • 2001
    Mount Sinai Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
  • 1997
    Huntington Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 1996
    Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School
  • 1990
    University Of California At Davis
    Undergraduate School


  • Spanish
  • English


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • RISE award winner for Respect, Mercy Hospital, Aurora, Illinois., 2009

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What People Say About Dr. Erik Borncamp, MD
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Dr Borncamp is the best surgeon. His bedside manner is excellent. I first met him when I was admitted to the hospital through the ER. And then when I needed surgery 3 months later, though another surgeon was recommended, I reached out to Dr Borncamp and was not disappointed. He truly cares...Read More
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Second time with Dr. B (for an unrelated issue) He hasn't changed. Still the same great personality and excellent quality. I send everyone to him
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I went to see Dr Borncamp after two other doctors could not help me with my stomach issues. My problems had been going on for 2 months. I went to see Dr Borncamp because he was so great with my husband when he had gallbladder surgery. He LISTENED to my issues and instead of just cutting , sent me...Read More
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Dr Borncamp is the best doctor I've seen. He takes the time to listen to your concerns and then takes the time to explain what he thinks needs to be done. He is very personable and has outstanding bedside manner.
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Dr. Borncamp is a fantastic person! He always listens and explains everything so I can understand. He refers to pictures and information to inform me about what he is going to do for my surgery. I don't think there is a better surgeon to have do my surgery.
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Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
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