Dr. Gerald Cahill, MD

Dr. Gerald Cahill, MD

Bariatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Gerald Cahill, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Dyer, IN. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago and specializes in bariatric surgery.

24 Joliet St # 302

Dyer, IN 46311

Contact Information

(219) 852-2518

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
high
more than 89% of peers
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
high
more than 83% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cahill "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."
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Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

24

Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • 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
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Stomach Surgery

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cahill has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cahill's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cahill to family and friends
4.6
based on 14 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Cahill's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Chesterton, IN
Dr. Cahill performed my Gastric Sleeve surgery and I couldn't be more pleased with the results. He and his staff take care of you as though you were family. They always take the time to answer any questions you may have and get you through the insurance process with ease. If you're thinking about...more
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in 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!
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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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