Dr. Gail Gerber, MD

Dr. Gail Gerber, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Gail Gerber, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Hoffman Estates, IL and has been practicing for 35 years. She graduated from University of Illinois in 1983 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.Read her story

1786 Moon Lake Blvd Ste 207

Hoffman Estates, IL 60169

Contact Information

(847) 884-1800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Golden Rule
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 95% of peers
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
very high
more than 93% of peers
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
very high
more than 92% of peers

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Dr. Gerber's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gerber "Dr. Gerber has been practicing obstetrics and gynecology in Hoffman Estates since 1987. She received her medical degree from the University of Illinois Medical School in Chicago in 1983. She completed her residency training at the University of Illinois Hospitals in Chicago in 1987. Dr. Gerber is board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and she is a Fellow of the American Congress of obstetrics and Gynecology since board certification was achieved in 1989. Dr. Gerber is currently on staff at- Amita/St. Alexius Medical Center in Hoffman Estates, Illinois and at the Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, Illinois. Dr. Gerber enjoys taking care of patients obstetrical and primary gynecological needs. Special interested include operative hysteroscopy, ESSURE procedures, endometrial ablations and delivering "Gerber babies". Her philosophy is to treat her patients with the utmost dignity and care. She has been recognized as one of Castle Connolly's Top Doctors (2013). She has been awarded Patient's Choice awards yearly from 2008 through 2015. She has received Compassionate Doctor Recognition awards from 2009 through 2014. She was voted a (Top10 Doctor" in Hoffman Estates in 2014. Dr. Gerber s married and has 2 grown daughters, a bird and a golden retriever puppy. In her free time, she enjoys spending time and traveling with her husband and children. She also enjoys gardening, baking, playing the piano, scrabble and rooting for her beloved Chicago Cubs."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gerber "To treat patients with dignity and give them the highest quality care that I can."

1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

51  Conditions Treated


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31  Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Gynecologic Surgical Procedure
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Obstetric Ultrasound
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC

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.


  • University of Illinois
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • University of Illinois
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Illinois
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gerber has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gerber's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gerber to family and friends
14 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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  • 1

Dr. Gerber's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Diane, the receptionist at the Hoffman Estates location by far all means is the worst person I have the unpleasant luck to speak to. In plain words, Diane neglected my consultation with Dr. Gerber because according to her reasoning it takes too long to verify if I'm actively covered by my...more
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I have been a patient at this practice for past 18 years and have seen Dr. Gerber so many times that I lost the count. She is one extrodinary good doctor. Very knowledgable, personable and straight forward. I feel very comfortable in her care. 14 years ago she delivered my nephew in this world. My...more
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She has delivered all 3 of my children and will be delivering #4 this month. She is so caring and personable. She always makes me feel comfortable and she remembers the names of my husband and our children and asks about them at every visit. I know she has my best interest in mind and cares about...more
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Dr Gerber is the real thing!!!!!! What more needs to be said.
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