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Rahul Gokhale, MD

Philosophy of Care

I take great pride in educating my patients so that we may work together to develop an effective treatment plan.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
Based on 347 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Joint Replacement
    • General Orthopaedics
    • Sports Medicine
    • Years in Practice: 13


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Orthopaedic Surgery


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Arthroscopy of knee (ligament reconstruction, meniscal repairs), shoulder (rotator cuff and labral repairs), total knee replacement, trauma


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Family, Golf, Running


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Wayne State University School of Medicine
    Graduation Date 06/2001
    Degree M.D.

    INTERNSHIPS
    School University of Cincinnati Medical Center

    RESIDENCY
    School University of Cincinnati Medical Center
    Title Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery

    FELLOWSHIPS
    School American Sports Medicine Institute
    Specialty Sports Medicine

  • Memberships

    • American Association of Orthopaedic Surgery
    • Illinois State Medical Society
    • DuPage County Medical Society
  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.8
    Based on 347 reviews

    Rating Categories

    The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.


    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

    Press Ganey Certified Data Integrity

    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.6
    341 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.9
    345 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.9
    346 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.9
    344 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.9
    346 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.8
    342 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.9
    340 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.9
    341 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.9
    344 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.3
    335 ratings


    Comments (26)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.


    5.0
    Apr 05, 2019
    Very good !  
    4.9
    Mar 28, 2019
    Dr. Gokhale has cared for myself, family members and friends. Couldn't recommend a better dr!  
    5.0
    Mar 24, 2019
    Dr. Gokhale very collaborative and caring. He is a good listener, has good eye contact, and takes his time. He considered my preferences as we discussed next steps in my care.  
    4.9
    Mar 20, 2019
    Dr. Gokhale took my situation seriously and also considered my opinion in the course of treatment. With upcoming travel plans, he helped coordinate an early morning appointment with another doctor, who it seems is squeezing See more  
    5.0
    Mar 19, 2019
    Dr Gohkale was referred by my co workers with great review.  
    5.0
    Mar 14, 2019
    I drive over 30 miles one way to see him.  
    4.9
    Jan 28, 2019
    Dr. G is very good. very competent and a nuce person.  
    4.6
    Jan 24, 2019
    I had sent him a message through MyChart, which he remembered and referred to helping us to move through the visit more rapidly  
    5.0
    Jan 08, 2019
    Always receive excellent service, etc. from this Doctor!  
    5.0
    Jan 02, 2019
    Dr.Gokhale is very nice, understanding and patient. He gets right to the issue and takes care of your needs quickly. Kind and compassionate.  
    5.0
    Dec 27, 2018
    Dr Gokhale is the kindest physician I've ever met. all my fears were put to ease with him and I will recommend him if anyone I know should ever need his services.  
    4.9
    Dec 16, 2018
    very good and thorough  
    5.0
    Dec 05, 2018
    Dr. Gokhale is an amazing physician  
    5.0
    Dec 05, 2018
    Dr. Gokhale and his staff are exceptional. Dr. Gokhale always takes the time to discuss the best way to address my shoulder and left arm pain. He is a consummate, caring professional.  
    4.9
    Dec 04, 2018
    I especially appreciated that Dr. Gokhale presented me with several options for treatment of my knee pain, from oral medication to injection to replacement surgery, and let me determine which I wanted at this time. See more  
    5.0
    Dec 01, 2018
    Dr. Goghale is an excellent, caring doctor. When you send him an on-line message he gets back to you within an hour. That is extremely impressive!  
    5.0
    Nov 28, 2018
    very good  
    5.0
    Sep 26, 2018
    He is great!  
    5.0
    Sep 11, 2018
    Dr. G is always very pleasant, attentive, and shows his concern for your particular problem. He offers different options for treatment, and makes sure you understand about any aftercare necessary before you leave his office..  
    5.0
    Sep 11, 2018
    This is my first time seeing this doctor. He was excellent! He explains thoroughly but in ways someone who is not an expert can understand. He also did a great job of helping me to See more  
    5.0
    Aug 20, 2018
    I have recommended Dr. Gokhale to others  
    4.7
    Jul 24, 2018
    Dr. Gohkle and his nurse (and everyone else I have dealt with at this office) have been awesome.  
    5.0
    Jul 23, 2018
    Couldn't ask for a better doctor!  
    4.9
    Jul 20, 2018
    He went over all the options for me and discussed which ones were good right now and where we could go if this doesn't help.  
    4.9
    Jul 19, 2018
    Very good experience w/*Dr. Gokhale & knee replacement.  
    4.5
    Jun 12, 2018
    In orthopedics, I have learned that the really good doctors spend enough time with their doctors because they care. The person who referred me to him says that he really listens and that was very See more  
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