Dr. Gail S. Gerber, MD

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Dr. Gail S. Gerber, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology | Female

Northwest Associates for Women's Healthcare 1786 Moon Lake Blvd Ste 207, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169 Get Directions
(847) 884-1800

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To treat patients with dignity and give them the highest quality care that I can.Read more

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Dr. Gerber has been practicing obstetrics and gynecology in Hoffman Estates since 1987. She received her medical degree from...Read more

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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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in Crystal Lake, IL |
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 sister wanted to deliver my nephew vaginally, but he was breached. Dr. Gerber stayed with her all day helping her and coaching her how to turn him so she can have her wish. She deserve 10 stars!
in Elgin, IL |
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 my well being. I trust her 100%.
in East Dundee. Il |
Dr Gerber is the real thing!!!!!! What more needs to be said.
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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Certifications

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  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breech Position
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Hemorrhoids
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Incontinence
  • Infertility
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Mastodynia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Placenta Previa
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregnancy
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections

Procedures Performed

  • Birth Control
  • 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)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Illinois

    Graduated in 1983

  • Internship Hospital
    University Of Illinois
  • Residency Hospital
    University Of Illinois

Awards & Recognition

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Gerber says...

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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Dr. Gerber's Care Philosophy

To treat patients with dignity and give them the highest quality care that I can.