Dr. Gerald Cahill, MD

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Bariatric Surgery | Male

Medical Pavillion North 24 Joliet St # 302, Dyer, IN 46311 Get Directions
(219) 852-2518

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Care Philosophy

My goal is to provide excellent, personalized safe care for patients desiring weight loss surgery. I strive to assist patients in achieving a realistic goal weight, thus achieving a positive attitude about their health and an overall improved lifestyle. The benefits of Bariatric Surgery include sustained weight loss and improvements in co-morid conditions. This will improve daily living activities and a sense of self attitude about their lives and healthy lifestyles.Read more

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4.6
based on 13 total surveys (2 with reviews)
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Cahill's Office & Staff
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Gary, IN |
Dr Cahill performed my roux en y surgery 12 years ago and I have never experienced such a warm and kind spirit prior to his. He is an excellent doctor!
in Markham il |
He's a great doctor with a wonderful staff. You can ask any question, call anytime and a very friendly place. I thank God for the marvelous job he did and staff. Keep up the good work.
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Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

Board Certifications

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  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Disorders
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Cancer
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Obesity
  • Pediatric Obesity
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Procedures Performed

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Stomach Surgery

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    Sanctions

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    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
  • Internship Hospital
    University Of Illinois At Chicago Medical Center
  • Residency Hospital
    University Of Illinois At Chicago Medical Center
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Cook County Hospital

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Bariatric Surgery
  • Board certified in Colon & Rectal Surgery and General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Cahill's Office & Staff

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Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
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Dr. Cahill's Care Philosophy

My goal is to provide excellent, personalized safe care for patients desiring weight loss surgery. I strive to assist patients in achieving a realistic goal weight, thus achieving a positive attitude about their health and an overall improved lifestyle. The benefits of Bariatric Surgery include sustained weight loss and improvements in co-morid conditions. This will improve daily living activities and a sense of self attitude about their lives and healthy lifestyles.