Dr. Stephen Ganshirt, MD

Dr. Stephen Ganshirt, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
55 y/o
(14)

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Dr. Stephen Ganshirt, MD is a general surgery specialist in Lake Forest, IL and has been practicing for 29 years. He specializes in general 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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Experience Check

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Dr. Ganshirt's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ganshirt performs Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Ganshirt performs this procedure more than 96% of his peers

Inguinal Hernia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ganshirt treats Inguinal Hernia more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Ganshirt treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Breast Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ganshirt performs Breast Surgical Procedure more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Ganshirt performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Ganshirt's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Aneurysm
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Benign Tumor
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Diseases
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Skin Lesion
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fracture
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gynecologic Cancer
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Incisional Hernia
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lipomas
Lung Cancer
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Partial Lung Collapse
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pulmonary Disease
Secondary Malignancies
Sphincterotomy
Stomach Diseases
Thrombosis
Ulcer
Ulcerative Colitis
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Varicose Veins
Vascular Disease
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Care Philosophy

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

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Providence Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 1989
    Loyola University Of Chicago / Stritch School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1989

Awards

Dr. Ganshirt's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ganshirt

3.9

Based on 14 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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(4)

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Average Wait Time
  • 10 – 15 minutes
Dr. Ganshirt's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Ganshirt was amazing as a surgeon he has a precision hand !
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna
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
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO

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