Dr. Kristin Vercillo, MD

Dr. Kristin Vercillo, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 34
Dr. Kristin Vercillo, MD is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Libertyville, IL and has been practicing for 2 years. She graduated from Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med in 2010 and specializes in colon & rectal surgery.Read her story

1870 W Winchester Rd Ste 112

Libertyville, IL 60048

Contact Information

(847) 816-7495

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Dr. Vercillo's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Vercillo "Dr. Kristin Vercillo is a board certified general surgeon. She received her medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and completed her residency at Rush University Medical Center. Dr. Vercillo went on to complete fellowship training in colon and rectal surgery at John Stroger Hospital of Cook County, Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, and the University of Illinois Chicago Hospital. She became board certified in 2016. She has been practicing in the northwest suburbs since 2016. Dr. Vercillo's areas of interest include colon and rectal cancer, diverticular disease, anorectal disorders, and pelvic floor dysfunction, including sacral nerve stimulation for fecal incontinence. Dr. Vercillo is a dedicated wife and loves the arts especially drawing and painting. She enjoys cooking and spending time with her husband including international travel, exploring an art history museum or just watching her favorite Chicago team. Dr. Vercillo is a member of several professional associations including the American College of Surgeons, the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons, the Society of the American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons, the Illinois State Medical Society, and the Lake County Medical Society. She is certified in Advanced Trauma and Life Support."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Vercillo "Surgeons of Lake County is committed to providing patients with convenient access to an exceptional level of care. We believe that providing high-quality care is not only about the medical advice we dispense but more importantly about the relationships we have with our patients. We continue to strive to be a leader in innovative medical practices and, in doing so, we promise to work with every patient, their physicians and caregivers to ensure the best medical outcome."

1  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

29  Conditions Treated

15  Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Destruction of Anal Tumor
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)

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.


  • Cornell University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2006
  • Univ Of Pittsburgh Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Cook County Hospital and Rush University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2015
  • John H Stroger Jr Hospital Of Cook County
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2016

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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