Dr. John Cheregi, MD

Dr. John Cheregi, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 41
Dr. John Cheregi, MD is a general surgery specialist in Barrington, IL and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci in 2007 and specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.Read his story

802 Fox Glen Ct

Barrington, IL 60010

Contact Information

(847) 381-8161

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • Priority Health

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Cheregi

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
more than 93% of peers
very high
more than 92% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Cheregi's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Cheregi's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cheregi "Dr. Cheregi is a 2007 graduate of Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine. He completed his surgical training at the University of Illinois in 2012 and his fellowship in Advanced Laparoscopy and Bariatric Surgery in Iowa City, IA in 2013. Dr. Cheregi has a passion for helping patients and understands the medical complexities behind obesity. He uses a personalized approach with each patient, ensuring they receive individualized care and helps them choose the weight loss procedure that will be most effective. Patient goals and input are very important in decisions made about weight loss surgery. Dr. Cheregi's goal is that each patient lives life to the fullest and he is passionate about helping patients remove their weight as an obstacle. He motivates and supports his patients to make the lifestyle changes for long-term success. You can expect to receive Dr. Cheregi's Commitment, Dedication, and Devotion for all of his patients."
Read Less

2  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Cheregi does not have any board certifications listed.

48  Conditions Treated

Read Less

35  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Wound Repair
Read Less

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.


  • R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci
    Medical School | Graduated 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Cheregi has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Cheregi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Cheregi does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Cheregi and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Cheregi's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cheregi


Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
4 Stars
3 Stars
2 Stars
1 Star

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Cheregi?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • Under 10 minutes
Dr. Cheregi's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. John Cheregi, MD
Dr. Cheregi is extremely professional and personable. I felt very comfortable and at ease with him and his staff.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Sep 19, 2018
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. John Cheregi, MD?
Dr. Cheregi is personable, competent, and at NO time did I feel he was patronizing me in any way.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Sep 12, 2018
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. John Cheregi, MD?
Dr Cheregi has been wonderful! He is down to earth and personable. He has been so supportive through the whole experience. I can honestly say I would not be where I am today without him.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option
thumbs down icon option
Elgin, IL – Dec 30, 2016
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. John Cheregi, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Cheregi?