Ameer  Gomberawalla

Ameer Gomberawalla, M.D.

4700 West 95th Street

Oak Lawn, Illinois 60453

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Ameer Gomberawalla, M.D.

General Surgery

Breast Surgery

4700 West 95th Street

Suite 308

Oak Lawn, Illinois 60453

708.425.6370

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Dr. Gomberawalla is committed to providing patients with the highest level of cancer care throughout their treatment course. He believes that patients are an integral part of the treatment team, and it is by empowering them with knowledge and shared decision making that he can provide patient centered care that matches each individual’s circumstance. His goal is to get patients back to living their lives as seamlessly as possible.

About Me

Credentials

Education

  • Residency: Presence Saint Joseph Hospital; General Surgery
  • Medical School: Northwestern University Medical School

Hospital Affiliations

  • Advocate Christ Medical Center

Ratings and Comments

Ameer Gomberawalla, M.D.

4.9 out of 5

129 Patient Ratings

Listens carefully to you

4.9 out of 5

129 Patient Ratings

Gives easy to understand instructions

4.9 out of 5

117 Patient Ratings

Explains in a way you understand

4.9 out of 5

129 Patient Ratings

Spends enough time with you

5 out of 5

127 Patient Ratings

Knows your important medical history

4.7 out of 5

129 Patient Ratings

Shows respect for what you say

4.9 out of 5

129 Patient Ratings

Comments

I really appreciate the time that Dr. G spends with me, making sure I understand everything that is discussed, and also providing information on the next steps.

Reviewed on January 28, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr Gombawalla was awesome through my whole experience. I had breast cancer DCIS and he was thoughtful and informative. I can honestly say he was with me the whole way from beginning to end. I will be seeing him for followups and can not say enough nice things about him.

Reviewed on January 27, 2019 6:00 PM

Great service

Reviewed on January 27, 2019 6:00 PM

my first visit and i was pleased with Dr. Akkawi and het staff!

Reviewed on January 24, 2019 6:00 PM

This being my first visit with Dr. G., I was very apprehensive but Dr. G. put me at ease quickly. He was very thorough in his examination, answering my questions and developing a plan for treatment. He's very kind, and considerate, a people-type physician.

Reviewed on December 13, 2018 6:00 PM

The service continues to be excellent.

Reviewed on November 29, 2018 6:00 PM

thorough, informative showed compassion took his time with me feel comfortable with him as my surgeon

Reviewed on November 26, 2018 6:00 PM

Excellent provider and staff. I am fully confident in the doctor's treatment course.

Reviewed on November 26, 2018 6:00 PM

My experience with Dr. Gomberawalla was excellent. He and his staff were very knowledgeable and professional. He took time to listen to my concerns, properly examine, and thoroughly explain my condition to me. I am very confident to continue under his care.

Reviewed on November 9, 2018 6:00 PM

I was previously working with a different doctor at a different hospital. Transferred to this doctor/hospital because I was not happy with other doctor. Some of the questions above don't really pertain to my visit. I was very pleased with the doctor, staff & hospital.

Reviewed on November 8, 2018 6:00 PM

First time a doctor was on time for an appointment. He walked in the room at the time my appointment was scheduled. He takes his time to listen.

Reviewed on November 7, 2018 6:00 PM

I love Dr. G.!!

Reviewed on November 6, 2018 6:00 PM

dr. gomberawalla goes above and beyond to ensure I understand my options, details of my treatment plan and to make me feel at ease. I would not have made it through the last 9 months without him. He has been there during office hours and particularly after office hours (no matter the time of day) to answer any questions I may have. He is an exceptional surgeon and a compassionate doctor.

Reviewed on November 2, 2018 7:00 PM

this doctor was very respectful and knowledgeable and made me feel very comfortable.

Reviewed on October 29, 2018 7:00 PM

Excellent

Reviewed on October 26, 2018 7:00 PM

I like Dr. Gomberawalla he is kind and gentle. He always makes me feel comfortable and is a very good listener.

Reviewed on October 14, 2018 7:00 PM

Took a lot time with me. Answered my questions and gave me suggestions.

Reviewed on September 5, 2018 7:00 PM

I became a patient of Dr. Gomberawalla last year. He has been exceptional for the surgery and any visits, calls, etc., since! Love him. Thank you.

Reviewed on August 9, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Gomberawalla is easy to talk to and is very concerned about his patients needs and wants.

Reviewed on July 16, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Gomberawalla, is very helpful, with my concern.

Reviewed on July 13, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. G. has always been extremely patient and thorough when discussing my case and options. I would highly recommend him to anyone I know. He made me feel comfortable with him as my surgeon, and his explanation of everything and his general demeanor really put me at ease.

Reviewed on July 10, 2018 7:00 PM

The medical visit with Dr. Gomberawalla was EXCELLENT. This visit was one of the best I have with a health care provider. Dr. Gomberawalla is so professional, kind, caring, knowledgeable and a good listener.

Reviewed on June 24, 2018 7:00 PM

PERFECT.

Reviewed on June 17, 2018 7:00 PM

He was very helpful with advice on another procedure unrelated to my breast cancer. Very caring doctor!

Reviewed on June 13, 2018 7:00 PM

This was my first visit. I was experiencing something unusual and my gynecologist wanted me to see Dr.G. I got an appointment right away and he and his staff were efficient, considerate, attentive and respectful. I plan to continue seeing him.

Reviewed on June 6, 2018 7:00 PM

Very good bedside manner very compassionate.

Reviewed on May 22, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Gomberawalla was very thorough in explaining why I was experiencing pain in my breast by showing the density areas to me and relieving me of my fears. I will follow up with him in 3 to 6 months per his request. Although he did not prescribe medications, he did recommend 2 special vitamins which seem to be helping - my visit was very comforting. I would (& actually have) recommend him to others.

Reviewed on May 9, 2018 7:00 PM

What happened was that I had a sudden (I woke up and) my breast was like heavy and there was like a large lump inside. I called the OBGYN and the nurse there arranged for my meeting w/Dr. Gomberawalla. She highly recommend him. She thought it best to make sure that there was nothing serious wrong or that if it was something serious, it should be addressed right away. I met with the dr. for examination and he found that there was nothing wrong. He explained what he could to me. I was relieved and he helped me.

Reviewed on May 4, 2018 7:00 PM

Even though we met under less than favorable conditions (breast abscess. The provider provided the best doctor experience I've ever had. Knowledgeable, compassionate & responsive.

Reviewed on May 3, 2018 7:00 PM

This is the most pleasant and effective doctor visit ithat I have encountered in my entire life

Reviewed on April 29, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Gomberawalla has provided me with superior care ever since I met him in August. He prepared me thoroughly for the surgery I was having and provided me with all necessary information. The surgery and post-care was excellent. My post-surgery appointments have gone very well; he has answered all of my questions and given me the best advice in order to have a healthy future. I am grateful and thankful to have him as my medical provider.

Reviewed on April 23, 2018 7:00 PM

Excellent

Reviewed on April 18, 2018 7:00 PM

Very good.

Reviewed on April 16, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Gomberwalla is an excellent doctor and sensitive health situations such as the ones he works with every day warrant a doctor with his caring mannerism and I appreciate that.

Reviewed on April 13, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Gomberawalla has been very thoughtful for my recovery of breast surgery and it still concerned for my health in this situation.

Reviewed on March 15, 2018 7:00 PM

Very detail in all given information regarding my health and my options.

Reviewed on March 14, 2018 7:00 PM

I felt very comfortable with Dr. A. Gomberawalla and trust his advice -

Reviewed on January 29, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Gomberawalla is very thoughtful & considerate.

Reviewed on January 16, 2018 6:00 PM

Good experience !

Reviewed on December 25, 2017 6:00 PM

No problems. Very nice and helpful. He was with another patient. I didn't wait long.

Reviewed on December 18, 2017 6:00 PM

Dr. G. was very professional! He even called me at home to see how I was doing. Also gave out his home phone # if I needed to get a hold of him.

Reviewed on December 7, 2017 6:00 PM

He's very easy to talk to and yet very professional, good doctor.

Reviewed on November 27, 2017 6:00 PM

an excellent visit

Reviewed on October 27, 2017 7:00 PM

EXCELLENT health care by this provider.

Reviewed on October 24, 2017 7:00 PM

He is a very caring and attending doctor. He was very much concerned with me knowing and understanding my medical situation and options and also has an excellent bedside matter.

Reviewed on October 16, 2017 7:00 PM

I truly enjoyed meeting with this provider, he was good at explaining and listening to my questions.

Reviewed on October 15, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Gomberawalla is an awesome doctor. He explained my treatment and I love his bedside manner. Very thoughtful and caring doctor. I can call him anytime and he always return my call and answer all my question. They need more doctor like him.

Reviewed on September 21, 2017 7:00 PM

I really appreciated the explanation given to me. Dr. G. spoke in terms I could understand and if I had questions, he took the time to explain.

Reviewed on August 3, 2017 7:00 PM

This dr. was new as I was referred to him since previous dr. in this area has retired 2016. I was very satisfied.

Reviewed on July 25, 2017 7:00 PM

They were courteous, professional and showed compassion. I felt taken care of and I'm grateful for that.

Reviewed on July 25, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr Ameer was very pleasant and I was very comfortable seeing him. Thorough, knowledgeable & attentive. I would recommend him & I had the chance.

Reviewed on July 20, 2017 7:00 PM

I really feel that the provider was excellent he explain every thing to me, before surgery.

Reviewed on June 27, 2017 7:00 PM

My experience was excellent, he was thorough - explained everything and made sure I understood what was going on. The staff was excellent as well, especially B_____. My husband also liked him.

Reviewed on June 12, 2017 7:00 PM

The doctor make my experience wonderful

Reviewed on May 29, 2017 7:00 PM

Very friendly, and knowledgeable of my condition.

Reviewed on May 23, 2017 7:00 PM

Very good.Staff very pleasant.Took time to explain everything i needed to know about my medical problem.Satisfied with my visit.

Reviewed on May 5, 2017 7:00 PM

It was the first time I met with Dr. Gomberawalla. My daughter & I were impressed with his explanations and patience.

Reviewed on April 26, 2017 7:00 PM

First time with this provider because of breast cancer but feel comfortable and confident with him.

Reviewed on April 16, 2017 7:00 PM

This provider was very knowledgeable, considerate, concerned, and very helpful with providing me with information that I needed.

Reviewed on April 16, 2017 7:00 PM

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Medical Areas of Expertise

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Clinical Interests

  • Axillary Reverse Mapping (ARM)
  • Benign Breast Disease
  • Breast
  • Breast Cancer Diagnosis and Follow Up Care
  • Breast Cancer Surgery
  • Breast Surgeon
  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Ultrasound
  • Cancer Genetics
  • Clinical Trials
  • Hidden Scar Breast Cancer Surgery
  • High Risk Follow-Up
  • Intraoperative Radiation
  • Lympha
  • Lymphedema Treatment and Prevention
  • Nipple Sparing Mastectomy

Insurance

  • AARP MedicareComplete Plus HMO - POS
  • Aetna Better Health Premier Plan MMAI
  • Aetna Choice POS
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice (MC) POS
  • Aetna NAP - PPO
  • Aetna Open Access POS
  • Aetna Open Choice POS
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna Select Choice EPO
  • Aetna Select POS
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Beech Street Network PPO
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross HMO Illinois
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO - POS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Blue Cross PPO
  • Blue Cross PPO - Advocate Associate Medical Plan
  • Blue Precision Bronze HMO
  • Blue Precision Gold HMO
  • Blue Precision HMO
  • Blue Precision Platinum HMO
  • Blue Precision Silver HMO
  • BlueCare Direct
  • Cigna C - 5 POS
  • Cigna Health Partners POS
  • Cigna Health Partners PPO
  • Cigna Open Access Plus POS
  • Cigna Open Access Plus State of Illinois POS
  • CIGNA Open Access POS
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry HMO
  • Coventry One Select PPO
  • Coventry PPO
  • Coventry Workers Comp PPO
  • First Health Network EPO
  • First Health Network PPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna HMO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna Open Access Plus HMO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna PPO
  • Harken Health Choice Plus
  • Harken Health Compass Plus
  • Health Alliance HMO
  • Health Alliance PPO
  • Healthlink PPO
  • HealthSpring Medicaid ICP
  • HealthSpring Medicare HMO
  • HealthSpring MMAI
  • HFN Platinum EPO
  • HFN PPO
  • HFN Total Care PPO
  • Humana Advocate Health Care PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana DuPage Medical Group HMO
  • Humana DuPage Medical Group HMO - HMO Select
  • Humana EPO - Advocate Associate Medical Plan
  • Humana Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Gold Choice PPO
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana Gold Plus Integrated-Medicare-Medicaid Plan
  • Humana HMO - Advocate Associate Medical Plan
  • Humana HMO Select
  • Humana Illinois Platinum HMO
  • Humana Integrated Care Program of Illinois
  • Humana Medicaid Managed Care Plan
  • Humana National EPO
  • Humana National HMO
  • Humana National POS - Open Access
  • Humana National PPO
  • Humana POS
  • Humana PPO
  • Humana PPO - Advocate Associate Medical Plan
  • LLH Adventist Silver PPO 3000
  • LLH Family Health Network Silver PPO 3100
  • LLH Swedish Covenant Silver PPO
  • Meridian
  • Meritain Health PPO
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • NALC (Natl Assn of Letter Carriers) Health Benefit
  • PHCS PPO
  • PHCS Savility PPO
  • Preferred Network Access PPO
  • SEIU HCII
  • SIHO PPO
  • Three Rivers Provider Network PPO
  • Tricare POS
  • Tricare PPO
  • UFCW Local 1546 Health and Welfare Fund (UMC)
  • UHC / AARP MedicareComplete (Secure Horizons) HMO
  • UHC / AARP MedicareComplete Focus HMO
  • Union Medical Care PPO
  • United Healthcare Charter
  • United Healthcare Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare Compass HMO
  • United Healthcare Group Medicare Advantage PPO
  • United Healthcare Medicare Solutions PPO
  • United Healthcare MedicareComplete Plan 1 HMO
  • United Healthcare Navigate HMO
  • United Healthcare Navigate POS
  • United Healthcare Nexus
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Select EPO
  • United Healthcare Select HMO
  • United Healthcare Select Plus POS

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