Dr. Gawtham Gutta, MD

Dr. Gawtham Gutta, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 43
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Gawtham Gutta, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Joliet, IL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University Of Sint Eustatius, School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in pain medicine.

801 N Larkin Ave Ste 101

Joliet, IL 60435

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink

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Top Care Areas


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

Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 97% of peers

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  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Conditions Treated

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Upper Back Pain


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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 Sint Eustatius, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Ochsner Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Ochsner Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gutta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gutta's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gutta to family and friends
based on 44 total reviews (12 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

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Dr. Gutta's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

in Oak Forest Il
I have known Dr Gutta for about 7 years. I just recently had the pleasure of becoming one of his patients 12/16. I have never met a Dr so involved & so interested in everyone of his patients. Dr Gutta talks very fast but all of his words are fascinating. His medical knowledge in the practice of...more
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in Lockport
ARROGANT and RUDE! As a medical professional I can tell you with all honesty this guy is a disgrace to doctors everywhere! He will try to belittle anything you say, he is the most demeaning person you will probably meet. He does not care about your concerns or feelings! Wether you are his patient...more
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in Bolingbrook, IL
Unlike a lot of these negative reviews I find Dr Gutta a very attentive Dr and sensitive to my health issues from the first time I seen him. He reviews my current medical issues and envolves me in the decision making. Best doctor I've ever had that honestly cares about you!!! Thanks, Doctor Gutta....more
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By Far the Worst Doctor I ever encounter...Had a appointment and this person who calls himself a doctor was the most unprofessional arrogant and judging person I have ever experienced came in for a existing addiction problem and was treated like the scum of the earth wanted nothing to do with me...more
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Dr Gutta is an excellent doctor. He actually spends time with his patients and has an excellent chair side manner. He focuses on getting to the root cause of your pain and is all around a great person!
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