Dr. Gerald Cahill, MD

Dr. Gerald Cahill, MD

Bariatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 61
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Gerald Cahill, MD is a bariatric surgery doctor who practices in Dyer, IN. He is 61 years old. Dr. Cahill is affiliated with Franciscan Healthcare Munster, Franciscan Health Hammond, Franciscan Health Dyer , Franciscan Health Michigan City and Franciscan Health Crown Point.

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

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

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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)
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 having a bariatric procedure done then you won't be disappointed if you select Dr. Cahill!
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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Cahill accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Choice
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Cahill has admitting privileges

Franciscan Health Hammond
5454 Hohman Ave
Hammond, IN 46320
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Franciscan Health Crown Point
1201 S Main St
Crown Point, IN 46307
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Franciscan Healthcare Munster
701 Superior Ave
Munster, IN 46321
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Franciscan Health Dyer
24 Joliet St
Dyer, IN 46311
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Franciscan Health Michigan City
301 W Homer St
Michigan City, IN 46360
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