Gonzalo Pandolfi, MD

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Suburban Gastroenterology Ltd
Hospital Affiliations:
Elmhurst Hospital; Edward Hospital
Clinical Interests:
Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication (TIF); Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis; Enteral stenting; Esophageal Cancer; Barrett's Esophagus; Gastroesophageal Reflux; Obesity; Pancreatic Cancer; Endoscopic Antireflux Procedures; Endoscopic Ultrasound Transluminal Stenting; Bile duct disorders; Colon Cancer; Colon Cancer Screening; Endoscopic bariatric therapy; Endoscopic Mucosal Resection; Gastrointestinal bleeding; Polypectomy; Advanced Therapeutic Endoscopy; Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection (ESD); Endoscopic Ultrasound Fine needle Aspiration and Biopsy; PerOral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM); Esophageal Stricture; Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography

This provider is an independent medical practitioner who has been permitted to use the hospital's facilities and to exercise his or her independent medical judgment in the care and treatment of his or her patient.


Philosophy Of Care

Although Gastroenterology is a very ‘high tech’ specialty, the ‘human touch’ of compassion and caring that I maintain with my patients and their families is equally vital to their well-being.” “Communication is key in establishing a trusting relationship with my patients, as well as helping to ease any fear, discomfort, or embarrassment. Foremost, I believe in protecting their human dignity through respect. As a skilled practitioner, I provide experienced, compassionate, and advanced technological care for my patients, so they can get back to enjoying an active healthy life with their families.

Education & Credentials

Education: Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, 1995

Residency: John Stroger Hospital of Cook County, 2002

Fellowship: John Stroger Hospital of Cook County, 2005



Insurance Accepted

Aetna Medicare Advantage
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Blue Choice PPO
Aetna HMO
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Advantage POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice HMO
Beech Street PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage
Great Lakes HMO
Great West POS
Great West PPO
Healthcare Compare
Health Care Finest Network
Choice Care PPO(Humana)
CCN PPO/Coventry
CCN EPO/Coventry
CCN POS/Coventry
The Chandler-Group (Pref PPO)
Great West HMO
Humana HMO
Humana PPO
Humana POS
Lincoln National PPO
Naperville Physicians Organiz
Humana Medicare Advantage
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO of Illinois
Multi Plan
Illinois Health Prtrs frmr NV Health Care Assoc
Private HealthCare /Multi Plan
PpoNEXT (formerly Healthstar)
Principal Healthcare POS
Preferred Plan PPO
Preferred Plan POS
Rush Contract Care
Tricare (fmrly Champus)
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare PPO
United Healthcare POS
Unicare HMO
United Healthcare Medicare Advantage
Unicare POS
United Open Access
Path Health Network
Principal Healthcare HMO
Principal Healthcare PPO
Pru-Network PPO or HMO
Traveler's Managed Care
Unicare PPO