Dr. George Tannous, MD

GastroenterologyMaleAge 39

Dr. Tannous
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Rockford Gastroenterology Associates, Ltd

401 Roxbury Rd Rockford, IL 61107

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Dr. George Tannous, MD is a Gastroenterology Specialist in Rockford, IL. Dr. Tannous has more experience with Pancreatic Disease, Esophageal Disorders, and Liver Disease than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center and SwedishAmerican Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Tannous to book an appointment.

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Gaylen P. – Sep 07, 2021
dr. tannous treated me for fecal incontinence and i no longer have this problem.
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Alice F. – Jun 28, 2021
Took the time to actively listen to symptoms and concerns. Willingness to work within my comfort level and come up with a plan to address.
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Suzanne N. – May 19, 2021
Friendly and listens to my symptoms
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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Mary S. – May 19, 2021
great
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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Frederick S. – May 14, 2021
Dr. Tnus always goes above and beyond
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Stephanie W. – May 14, 2021
great
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Mary O. – Apr 28, 2021
Dr. Tannous did very well during our initial visit. I appreciated the time he spent with me to clearly understand my symptomes and concerns. I like the approach he suggested to improve my symptomes. The staff did an excellent job of moving me through the clinic efficiently and were personable along the way. I would recommend the team to anyone.
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  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
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C. F. – Apr 21, 2021
Knowlegable with an excellent demeanor.
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
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William P. – Apr 21, 2021
Very personable doctor, highly recommend
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  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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Lisa N. – Apr 19, 2021
Dr. Tennous was patient and kind as he explained my results and expressed his reason for ordering an additional test. He listened to my concerns and/or experiences and responded to those concerns / experiences in a manner that I could understand and respect.
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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Brandy L. – Feb 26, 2021
He is by far a kind and understanding doctor. Always willing to listen and solve any problems I think I have. I'm blessed to have him as my physican. Amanda is sweet too!!
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  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
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Laurie L. – Dec 14, 2020
Everone talk and explained things well!
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  • Staff friendliness
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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Connie M. – Dec 04, 2020
I feel confident in his evaluation of my health issues as well as his ability to make me feel like i can get through this.
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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Christine H. – Nov 23, 2020
He is a great Doctor and your couldn't ask for anybody better.
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  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
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Linda K. – Nov 04, 2020
Excellent
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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Anonymous A. – Nov 03, 2020
Dr. Tannous is the best!. I feel I'm taking too much of his time. He is very thorough in his indications, care and concern, backed by his impecable expertise. I see him as a great friend..
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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Martin E. A. – Nov 02, 2020
I gained a clear understanding of the procedure
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  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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Connie M. – Oct 15, 2020
Was helpful and was very understanding
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Theresa M. – Oct 05, 2020
Great overall experience
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  • Listened & answered questions
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Care Philosophy

Dr. George Tannous joined Rockford Gastroenterology Associates in 2014. Dr. Tannous completed his medical degree at the University of Cincinnati, his residency...Read more

Biography

Dr. George Tannous, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Rockford, IL. He graduated from the University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 2008.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Residency Hospital
2014
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. George Tannous, MD offer telehealth services?

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What are Dr. George Tannous, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Tannous frequently treats Pancreatic Disease, Esophageal Disorders, and Liver Disease. See all practice areas where Dr. Tannous specializes.

Where is Dr. George Tannous, MD's office located?

Dr. Tannous' office is located at 401 Roxbury Rd, Rockford, IL 61107. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Tannous

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Tannous treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Tannous treats other conditions, please contact the office at (815) 397-7340.

Pancreatic Disease

Pancreatic disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the pancreas, such as pancraetitis.Compare with other Pancreatic Disease specialists.

Dr. Tannous is experienced in the area of Pancreatic Disease. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Esophageal Disorders

Esophageal disorder specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the esophagus, such as reflux esophagitis, indigestion, and esophageal ulcers through procedures including medication, surgery, and swallowing therapy.Compare with other Esophageal Disorders specialists.

Dr. Tannous is experienced in the area of Esophageal Disorders. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Dysphagia
Nausea
Heartburn
Esophageal Varices
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Liver Disease

Liver disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the liver, such as hepatitis, fatty liver disease, and cirrhosis, through medications, lifestyle changes, or surgery.Compare with other Liver Disease specialists.

Dr. Tannous is experienced in the area of Liver Disease. See the graph below to learn more about his experience.

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Liver Damage from Alcohol
Cirrhosis
Liver Function Test
Hepatitis A Screening
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Dr. Tannous' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Achalasia
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Anorectal Manometry
  • Anoscopy
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Screening
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diffuse Esophageal Spasm
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • Eosinophilic Esophagitis
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Diverticulum
  • Esophageal Motility Disorders
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
  • Gallbladder Scan
  • Gallstones
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Hernia
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Impedance Testing
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Instrumental Diagnostic Evaluation for Dysphagia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Liver Function Test
  • Malnutrition
  • Manometry
  • Megacolon
  • Nausea
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • pH Probe
  • Primary Biliary Cholangitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • Sigmoidoscopy
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Ultrasound, Endoanal
  • Ultrasound, Esophageal
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • VAP Lipid Testing
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders
  • Wireless pH Testing

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Dr. Tannous accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Choice POS II
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HFN
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Medicaid
The Alliance
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Rockford Gastroenterology Associates, Ltd

Rockford Gastroenterology Associates, Ltd401 Roxbury Rd Rockford, IL 61107
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