Dr. Gopal Popli Sr., MD

Dr. Gopal Popli Sr., MD

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Gastroenterology | Male

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Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

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  • Gastroenterology

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  • 1
    Malpractice Claim

    Dr. Popli Sr. has 1 malpractice claim

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    • Settlement  (6/20/2014)
    • Amount or Range: $500,000.00
    • Nature of Complaint: Cook County, IL
    • State: Illinois
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  • 1
    Sanction

    Dr. Popli Sr. has received 1 sanction

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    • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence  (10/19/2015)
    • Action Taken: Suspension
    • Summary: Popli, Gopal Krishan MD: License # 036054407: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: In 2009, the physician was called in as a consult for a patient with suspected GI bleed; he twice attempted and failed to perform a lower endoscopy; never attempted to perform an upper endoscopy or place a nasogastric tube and cancelled without warning or explanation, a third attempt to perform a lower endoscopy; the patient died of massive GI hemorrhage the next day. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation placed the physician's license on indefinite SUSPENSION.
    • State: Illinois
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    Board Action

    Dr. Popli Sr. has 1 board action

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    • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence  (1/21/2016)
    • Action Taken: Fine
    • Summary: Popli, Gopal Krtishan MD: License # 036054407: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: In 2009, the physician failed to adequately take into account the possibility that the patient had an upper, rather than lower, gastro-intestinal bleed and therefore failed to perform an upper endoscopy; and the physician failed to document that it was necessary to cancel a scheduled procedure and the reason for the cancelation. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation issued a REPRIMAND with Monitoring on the physician's license and imposed a FINE in the amount of $1,500.00.
    • State: Illinois
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Education

  • Medical School
    Punjabi University / Government Medical College

    Graduated in 1968

  • Internship Hospital
    Chicago Med Affil Hosps

    Completed in 1978

    Chicago Med Sch

    Completed in 1978

  • Residency Hospital
    Chicago Med Affil Hosps

    Completed in 1980

    Chicago Med Sch

    Completed in 1980

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Chicago Med Affil Hosps

    Completed in 1982

    Chicago Med Sch

    Completed in 1982

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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 Gastroenterology
  • Board certified in Gastroenterology
  • Malpractice claims found
  • Sanctions found
  • Board actions found
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