Dr. James Kane Jr, MD

Dr. James Kane Jr, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. James Kane Jr, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Hoffman Estates, IL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Med in 1984 and specializes in bariatric surgery, general surgery, and more.

4885 Hoffman Blvd Ste 400

Hoffman Estates, IL 60192

Contact Information

(847) 255-9697

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 99% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
more than 88% of peers
Sleeve Gastrectomy
more than 72% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

1  Conditions Treated

20  Procedures

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.


  • Creighton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • Georgetown University School Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • University Of Illinois; Cook County Hsp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Of Illinois At Chicago Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Cook County Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kane Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kane Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kane Jr to family and friends
28 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
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  • 3
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  • 1

Dr. Kane Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

I have my surgery a month ago, Dr Kane did a wonderful job!, I feel and looking great!. I was in the best hands!
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My procedure was switched without me or my PCP being informed. Physicians assistants could/would not answer questions. I received conflicting information from one person to the next. Many of my calls were not returned. Rather than reassuring me when voicing questions I had about his concerns...more
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I have been a patient of Dr. Kane for over 10 years. He has performed multiple procedures on me throughout the years and I have always had the ultimate confidence in him. However, recently it feels as though he has become too busy to actually treat his patients. At my most recent appointment I felt...more
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I seen Dr. Kane for revision surgery I had 20yrs ago. Dr. Kane assured me that he was going to help me. When I had my first surgery I didn't have to go through such a thorough program but Dr. Kane's program started the same day with testing. I received a call from Dr. Kane not a nurse or a...more
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While Dr. Kane was very nice, the incompetence of the office staff forced me to switch surgeons. Never worked with a more keystone cop medical office in my life.
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