Dr. Gopal Gupta, MD

Dr. Gopal Gupta, MD

Urology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
Dr. Gopal Gupta, MD is an urology specialist in Maywood, IL and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from UNIV OF IL COLL OF MED in 2002 and specializes in urology.Read his story

2160 S 1st Ave

Maywood, IL 60153

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ameritas
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
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Top Care Areas

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Kidney Cancer
very high
more than 98% of peers
Kidney and Ureter Removal
very high
more than 96% of peers
Kidney Surgery
very high
more than 89% of peers

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Dr. Gupta's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gupta "Biography: Dr. Gupta received his B.S. (Biological Chemistry) from the University of Chicago in 1996. He received his M.D. from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2002. He then performed his residency in urologic surgery at the University of Maryland Medical Center (2002-2008). He continued his training as a fellow in Urologic Oncology at the National Cancer Institute (NIH) in the Urologic Oncology Branch under the guidance of Dr. W. Marston Linehan (2008-2011). In 2011 he was recruited to the Department of Urology by Dr. Robert Flanigan as a fellowship trained urologic oncologist. Dr. Gupta is an associate professor with tenure and holds a primary appointment in the Department of Urology, and has a joint appointment in the Department of Surgery, Radiology and the Oncology Institute. His primary clinical research interests pertain to bladder, kidney and prostate cancer. Dr. Gupta performs minimally invasive surgeries using the DaVinci Robotic Surgery platform. His clinical interests are to push the cutting edge of technology while optimizing cancer outcomes. He is also interested in the role of targeted therapies either before or after surgery to enhance cancer outcomes.Dr. Gupta's laboratory is located in the oncology institute. He has been named a Dean's Office Clinical Scholar and splits his time between his clinical responsibilities and his research interests. His laboratory is active in creating pre-clinical models in bladder and kidney cancer to assess the effects of emerging targeted therapies. Dr. Gupta has positioned Loyola to be a leader in robotic surgery and cutting edge urologic cancer surgery treatments. He has developed novel robotic approaches to kidney cancer surgery, prostate cancer and bladder cancer surgery. In addition, he has established the first MRI guided prostate fusion biopsy program in Illinois.Dr. Gupta is an expert in urologic oncology and robotic surgery and lectures extensively on these subjects at the regional and national level. He in in the top 1% nationally for surgery volumes and his outcomes are excellent. Interests: Camping, The Outdoors, Family Time, Food & Wine, Photography, Tennis, Technology, Carpentry"


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gupta "My job is to educate my patients about their cancer, understand their goals in regards to treatment and to give them the best, state of the art care delivered with compassion.  I care about my patients as if each and every one were family and to give the best care possible in every scenario."

1  Specialties

  • Urology

1  Board Certifications

  • Urology
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*

9  Conditions Treated

23  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Adrenalectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Complete Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystourethroscopy and Transurethral Resection of Bladder Neck
  • Excision of Testicular Lesion
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Kidney and Ureter Removal
  • Kidney Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Orchiectomy
  • Partial Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Partial Nephrectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Percutaneous Destruction of Kidney Lesion
  • Prostate Removal
  • Prostatectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Total Cystectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • TURP (Transurethral Resection of Prostate) or Laser Destruction of Prostate

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.


  • University of Chicago
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • University of Maryland Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University of Maryland Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gupta's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gupta to family and friends
3 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

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Dr. Gupta's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Very professional and caring. Great follow-up from him and his staff.
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Very professional, very knowledgeable, incredible surgeon
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Thank you for your kind words. Dr. Gupta

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