Dr. John Andrews, MD

Dr. John Andrews, MD

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59 y/o
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Dr. John Andrews, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lake Forest, IL and has been practicing for 28 years. He specializes in general surgery and colon & rectal surgery.

Northwestern Medical Group

800 N Westmoreland Rd Ste 100

Lake Forest, IL 60045
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Andrews' Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abdominal Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Andrews treats Abdominal Disorders more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Andrews treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Andrews performs Appendectomy, Laparoscopic more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Andrews performs this procedure more than 73% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Andrews treats Gastrointestinal Diseases more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Andrews treats this condition more than 71% of his peers

Dr. Andrews' conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal Fistula
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anal Prolapse
Anorectal Abscess
Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Cancer
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Destruction of Anal Tumor
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia Repair
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
Rectovaginal Fistula
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
Secondary Malignancies
Sphincterotomy
Transendoscopic Stent Placement
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis

About Me

Care Philosophy

"Better people means better experiences. Our care team is committed to delivering results that change lives."

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

Education

Cook County Hospital (Colon/Rectal Surgery)
Fellowship Hospital
1991
University of Illinois / Cook County Hospital
Residency Hospital
1985
University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
Medical School
1981
CARLETON COLLEGE
Undergraduate School
1991
1985
1981

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Andrews' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Andrews

4.3

Based on 11 reviews

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We were referred to Dr. Andrews by our primary care physician for an emergency. My husband had a large growth. Dr, Andrews was very professional and reassuring and at first we appreciated the conservative approach he seemed to take. The growth quickly changed in size, shape and consistency - but...Read More
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Dr. Andrews is the most kind and excellent skilled DR. I have ever known and that is saying alot as I have worked in the medical field for 30 years. I have worked with him and have been his patient as well and his bedside manor is sweet and caring.
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Dr. Andrews got me in right away. Recovery was very quick. Great experience!
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Dr Andreas's scheduled my surgery with less than 24 hours notice. He is a great surgeon and would highly recommend him .
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Aetna
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna POS
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HFN
HFN PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Humana HMO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO

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