Dr. Gerta Janss, MD

Dr. Gerta Janss, MD

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Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
57 y/o
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Dr. Gerta Janss, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Glenview, IL. She is 57 years old and has been practicing for 27 years.

Northwestern Medical Group

2701 Patriot Blvd

Glenview, IL 60026
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Benign Tumor
very high
more than 97% of peers
Cellulitis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
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Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Athlete's Foot
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Boil
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
  • Cellulitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Dry Skin
  • Erythema Multiforme
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Hives
  • Impetigo
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Lipomas
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Ulcer
  • Varicose Veins

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

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.

Education

  • University of Illinois College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University of Illinois Hospital and Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Janss has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Janss' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Janss to family and friends
2.7
based on 17 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Janss' Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

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

Patient Comments (6)

Chicago, IL |
Very disappointing experience. I took my daughter to see Dr Janss for acne. She barely looked at my daughter and spent most of our time talking about herself and her kids. Basically a waste of time except for getting prescriptions.
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in M. |
I have been going to Dr. Janss for 16 years and have referred her many times. I followed her from her practice in Wilmette. She is very knowledgeable, experienced and friendly! I see her for cosmetic concerns (from which she does artful work with natural - not over-done results) as well other...more
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She simply wasn't thorough. One of the items I complained about was bumps on my arm that itched. I told her I thought they may be warts. She said, "warts don't itch" and then without even looking at my arm, told me to put lotion on it and that was it. What was even more troubling was that I...more
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in Waukegan, IL |
She didn't connect with me and didn't try. She only gave me 4 minutes and rushed out. I waited 2 months to see her. I have been in pain and needed to understand what was going on with my skin. She was on her computer putting notes in after 30 seconds of getting in the room. She was more...more
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in Des Plaines, IL |
I've been going to Dr. Janss for years and have referred many people to her. She has always been able to treat me appropriately when other doctors couldn't. I would highly recommend her to anyone looking for a good Dermatologist.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Janss accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna POS
    Aetna PPO
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Advantage PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
    UniCare PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice
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