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Tushar R. Gaonkar, MD

Philosophy of Care

To work with patients to improve overall health.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.9
Based on 282 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Family Medicine
    • Years in Practice: 22


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Family Medicine


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English
    • Marathi


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Preventive Health


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Golf, guitar, tennis


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School Ohio State University College of Medicine
    Graduation Date 05/1994
    Degree M.D.

    RESIDENCY
    School St. Joseph/Resurrection Hospital, Chicago
    Title Resident in Family Medicine

  • Memberships

    • American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.9
    Based on 282 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
    279 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.9
    279 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.9
    280 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.9
    278 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.9
    281 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.9
    279 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.9
    277 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.9
    278 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.9
    275 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.6
    273 ratings


    Comments (38)

    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
    Aug 28, 2019
    *Dr. Gaonkar is the best family physician because of his knowledge, philosophies, respect/kindness for patients, and time spent with patients.  
    5.0
    Aug 28, 2019
    Dr Gaonkar is a very good doctor and a good person. Always listens carefully to health problems and explains well  
    5.0
    Aug 26, 2019
    Dr. Gaonkar is a superb family physician. He has earned my complete trust for all aspects of my medical care.  
    5.0
    Aug 26, 2019
    Dr. Goankar and Dr. Love are always the best. Never feel rushed, always understand what they're course of action is and their knowledge is far superior.  
    4.9
    Aug 25, 2019
    every time I had to see Dr. Goankar he has made me feel comfortable and in addressing my medical needs. He has the utmost positive attitude and a spirit of gratitude about him and how See more  
    3.8
    Aug 25, 2019
    good  
    5.0
    Aug 20, 2019
    Like noted before, the entire staff is spectacular, I genuinely have no complaints at all about anyone.  
    5.0
    Aug 20, 2019
    Dr Goankar is the best ever physician! He is A+ in everything from personality to quality of care. Highly recommend him to everyone! Thank you for having him on staff. DuPage Medical Group is better See more  
    5.0
    Aug 20, 2019
    staff and Dr. Gaonkar are very friendly, as usual!  
    4.8
    Aug 20, 2019
    Dr. Gaonkar is great. I have anxiety when it comes to the doctor's office, and he puts me at ease instantly.  
    5.0
    Aug 12, 2019
    Dr. G. is the best  
    4.5
    Jul 23, 2019
    as stated before DR. G. puts his patients first and truly cares about them and the they way they are treated. he is a prime example of what a great doctors should be  
    5.0
    Jul 23, 2019
    Best GP I have ever had. He doesn't rush you and speaks in a way that is very easy to understand. Outstanding bedside manner.  
    5.0
    Jul 20, 2019
    I think that Dr Tushar Gaonkar is great in many aspects - his listening skills, empathy, his readouts of the parameters/numbers and what each of those things mean to me and my health, his See more  
    5.0
    Jul 16, 2019
    Dr Gaonkar is the best Dr I have ever had. He is kind and very very smart.  
    4.8
    Jul 14, 2019
    Dr Gaonkar is caring and instills confidence that you are being heard and cared for.  
    5.0
    Jul 10, 2019
    my doctor is the best!  
    4.6
    Jul 01, 2019
    I have always had good care with this provider, he always shows concern for my health and well being. I would recommend him to others.  
    5.0
    Jun 26, 2019
    Dr Gaonkar is very relaxed and easy to talk with. no lecturing, just positive suggestions.  
    5.0
    Jun 23, 2019
    doctor recommended a follow up calcium score exam  
    5.0
    Jun 23, 2019
    One of the best doctors I have ever worked with.  
    5.0
    Jun 05, 2019
    He is such a great Doctor I might not share his name because it will become too difficult to get in to see him!  
    5.0
    Jun 04, 2019
    best experience always. I highly recommend, without reserve, Dr G and staff.  
    5.0
    May 14, 2019
    great  
    5.0
    May 14, 2019
    I,ve been seeing Dr, Gaonker for ten years, and in my opinion, he has advised me well on my health concerns.  
    5.0
    Apr 30, 2019
    love Dr. Goanker  
    5.0
    Apr 06, 2019
    Dr Gaonkar treats me like family. He is genuinely concerned for my health.  
    4.5
    Mar 20, 2019
    Great doctor he keeps in good health  
    5.0
    Mar 15, 2019
    Good.  
    5.0
    Feb 20, 2019
    Dr. Gaonkar is one of the finest physicians who has ever been my primary care doctor. He listens to my concerns and proposes reasonable treatment plans that take account of my opinion. I feel fortunate See more  
    5.0
    Jan 29, 2019
    Dr. G has always been extremely friendly and professional whenever I have had need of health care.  
    4.5
    Jan 08, 2019
    I am quite satisfied with the way he treated me and my husband so nicely. He seems to be a good doctor.   
    5.0
    Dec 19, 2018
    Dr. Gaonkarl is very approachable and I appreciate that.  
    5.0
    Dec 18, 2018
    Excellent listener and communicator.  
    4.8
    Dec 18, 2018
    I would definitely recommend *Dr. Gaonkar, however, sometimes he is hard to schedule appointments because is SO good!!  
    5.0
    Dec 12, 2018
    I have always been very satisfied with Dr. Gaonkar  
    5.0
    Dec 04, 2018
    very kind and caring  
    4.9
    Dec 03, 2018
    *Dr. Gaonkar is very friendly knowledgeable & helpful.  
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