Dr. Margo Shoup, MD

Dr. Margo Shoup, MD

Surgical Oncology  ·  
Female  ·  
54 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Margo Shoup, MD is a surgical oncology specialist in Geneva, IL and has been practicing for 16 years. She specializes in surgical oncology and general surgery.Read her story

Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group

304 Randall Rd

Geneva, IL 60134
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • LifeSynch
  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas

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

Soft Tissue Sarcoma
more than 69% of peers
Esophageal Diseases
more than 68% of peers
more than 67% of peers

Dr. Shoup'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. Shoup's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Shoup "I have a wonderful husband of 27 years and two grown children who understand and support my calling to medicine and surgery. The first ten years of my practice were in an academic setting at Loyola University. I moved to the community so that patients can receive academic quality care closer to their home in a compassionate and empathetic environment. There is no longer a need to travel a great distance with the stress of highway driving and high parking fees in order to get world class care. We have brought that care to you in the community. Studies have shown that having surgery closer to home is beneficial for a safer recovery. We have high volume cancer surgery without the hassle of a major city. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shoup "Having a diagnosis of cancer is life changing and frightening. I am fortunate to provide care with a compassionate team of experts who have dedicated their lives to saving others. We have the highest quality technology and team of expert physicians and nurses available and we treat every patient like we would want our loved ones to be treated. We have clinical trials, protons, personalized medicine and state of the art high volume surgery with superb reaults. My specialty is tumors of the GI tract and sarcomas."

2  Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

20  Conditions Treated

23  Procedures

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Distal Pancreatectomy
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gastrectomy
  • Hepatectomy
  • Laparoscopic Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Laparotomy
  • Liver Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Open Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • 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)
  • Sarcoma Removals
  • Splenectomy
  • Stomach Surgery
  • Tumor Ablation
  • Whipple Procedure

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.


  • University Of Colorado, Colorado Springs
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Northwestern University Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Loyola University Of Chicago / Stritch School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Loyola University Of Chicago / Stritch School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shoup has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shoup's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shoup to family and friends
7 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Shoup's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Shoup saved my life 15 months ago; my mother and my paternal grandmother died of pancreatic cancer after only three months of illness many years ago. When I was diagnosed Dr. Shoup assured me that my relatives' stories were not MY story and then we swung into action and here I am, 15 months...more
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She is a very intelligent woman who is so caring, open and honest. She talks with you, not at you. She is so easy to talk with. I felt completely comfortable in her care. My cancer and surgery is no easy thing, and she was AMAZING!. I feel SO fortunate to have her as part of my treatment team....more
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Dr. Shoup is a wonder MD. She was my mother's surgeon and we owe her so much. She takes her time with us and is so knowledgeable. My mom wouldn't be here with us today if it wasn't for Dr. Shoup and her associates. I think she is just wonderful!
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Exceptional surgeon. Accepted my high risk surgery with an educated, professional confidence . I owe her the last nine years if my life.
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