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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 344 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 344 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.

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    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.7
    340 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.9
    341 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.9
    340 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.9
    336 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.9
    340 ratings


    Comments (50)

    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
    Dec 22, 2019
    *Dr. Gokhale was very attentive to all my concerns. Explained everything to me in a way I could understand and developed a treatment plan. He was very kind and compassionate. I never felt rushed.  
    5.0
    Dec 21, 2019
    Dr. remembered my issues. Discussed treatments & options. I do not want surgery!  
    5.0
    Dec 12, 2019
    Dr. G is always kind  
    5.0
    Dec 11, 2019
    I can't lie I really like Dr. Gokhale and am very confident that he is always working hard to give me the best possible outcome.   
    5.0
    Dec 11, 2019
    have recommended to a colleague who is equally satisfied  
    5.0
    Dec 04, 2019
    excellent  
    5.0
    Nov 19, 2019
    I made the appointment with Dr. Gokhale because my current ortho (who has done 10 surgeries on me) is moving. I've been trying to find the best "fit" for me as a 38-year-old needing a knee See more  
    5.0
    Oct 23, 2019
    Dr Gokhale showed concern for me . He is caring and easy to understand, and I felt understood as well. he explained things in enough detail and answered my questions.   
    5.0
    Oct 17, 2019
    EXCELLENT DOCTOR!  
    5.0
    Oct 17, 2019
    A good experience.  
    5.0
    Oct 17, 2019
    Really like Dr. Gokhale, always go thru the problem together.  
    4.8
    Oct 10, 2019
    Excellent Doctor. One of the best I have ever encountered. Very knowledgeable and honest.  
    5.0
    Oct 01, 2019
    This was my first visit to see Dr. Gokhale. He used clear words and the Xray image to describe what was going on with my knee joint. He also gave a concise outline of treatment See more  
    5.0
    Sep 29, 2019
    Dr. Gokhale is a fantastic doctor. He is very caring and professional.  
    5.0
    Sep 25, 2019
    He is very nice concerned about you.  
    5.0
    Sep 19, 2019
    He was very professional, and had a great manner. He thoroughly explained my condition, and I am very happy with him.  
    5.0
    Sep 15, 2019
    GLAD I HAD A CHANCE TO MEET DR RAHUL GOKHALE HEARD GREAT THINGS FROM FRIENDS WHO HAD THE GOOD DR.  
    5.0
    Sep 02, 2019
    I've already reccomend dr. to several others who are now patients of his.  
    5.0
    Aug 28, 2019
    Dr. Gokhale is simply a great doctor. I have complete confidence in him and my treatment. I highly recommend him.  
    5.0
    Aug 20, 2019
    excellent doctor who really cares. outstanding!!!  
    4.8
    Aug 15, 2019
    I had a good experience with Dr. Gokhale  
    5.0
    Aug 15, 2019
    The nurse and the doctor were super nice  
    5.0
    Aug 14, 2019
    The doctor was very friendly and explained everything! It was a very good experience. I will highly recommend him to anyone.  
    5.0
    Aug 13, 2019
    I saw Dr. Gokhale seven years ago and when I developed a knee problem again I knew I wanted to see him again. Very nice, understanding doctor who listens and explains everything to the patient. See more  
    5.0
    Aug 08, 2019
    Dr was great!  
    5.0
    Jul 30, 2019
    recommended him to my wife  
    5.0
    Jul 27, 2019
    I love his kindness and he is so smart....  
    4.8
    Jul 24, 2019
    He was recommended to me and I have recommended him to others. I find him very knowledgeable and easy to work with. That is so good as I am so medically complex  
    5.0
    Jul 16, 2019
    I have been a patient in the practice for a while, but this is the first time I had seen this physician. I was referred by a patient who sees him. Great experience.  
    5.0
    Jul 16, 2019
    Dr. Gokhale is a very good listener. He truly seems to care and is willing to explain what he needs to get across to me. He has compassion.  
    4.8
    Jul 16, 2019
    I am always so impressed by Dr. Gohkale and the level of care/concern he shows. He is incredibly patient and I feel goes above and beyond in the time he spends on my concerns See more  
    5.0
    Jul 16, 2019
    *Dr. Gokhale is a very good doctor. I have recommended patients to him and they are happy.  
    4.8
    Jul 15, 2019
    I love Dr. Gokhale. He is patient. He never rushes the conversation. He elicits from me my needs and concerns. He's calm, respectful, affirming and engaging.   
    5.0
    Jul 14, 2019
    No complains whatsoever  
    5.0
    Jul 10, 2019
    Dr Rahul G. was excellent.  
    5.0
    Jul 09, 2019
    Dr. Gokhale was very personable yet professional. I had a lot of questions written down regarding my upcoming surgery, which he said he appreciated and he took the time to answer them all.  
    4.8
    Jun 26, 2019
    Dr Gokhale is very friendly and professional. He is a very good listener, and explains things very well. He didn't treat me like he was in a hurry to get me in and out. He See more  
    5.0
    Jun 25, 2019
    Dr. Gokhale listened well and answered every question clearly.  
    4.3
    Jun 24, 2019
    Dr. Gokhale is excellent. He is very caring and good.  
    5.0
    Jun 21, 2019
    Excellent & informative.  
    5.0
    Jun 07, 2019
    outstanding Dr.!  
    4.8
    Jun 04, 2019
    I have recommended him to others. hes excellent  
    5.0
    May 20, 2019
    Physician was very professional and thoroughly explained my x-ray. A friend referred him to me and I will definitely refer him to others.  
    5.0
    May 02, 2019
    Dr. Gokhale is very caring about what is going on with you. He doesn't stop till he gets to root cause of your injury. He listen to what you have to say and takes his See more  
    5.0
    Apr 05, 2019
    Very good !  
    4.8
    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.  
    5.0
    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.  
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