Gregory  Caronis

Gregory Caronis, M.D.

825 South Milwaukee Avenue

Libertyville, Illinois 60048

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Gregory Caronis, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgery

Fracture Care. Trauma. Foot and ankle Reconstruction. Arthritis. Sports Injuries of Foot and Ankle.

825 South Milwaukee Avenue

Libertyville, Illinois 60048

847.634.1766

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My goal is to work in close partnership with my patients and their families to achieve a full recovery from their orthopaedic problems.

About Me

  • Medical Specialties: Orthopedic Surgery
  • Primary Area of Focus: Fracture Care. Trauma. Foot and ankle Reconstruction. Arthritis. Sports Injuries of Foot and Ankle.
  • Gender:
  • Age: 51
  • Years in Practice:
  • Board Certifications: Orthopedic Surgery
  • Secondary Languages: SpanishGreek

Credentials

Education

  • Internship: Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
  • Fellowship: Harbor UCLA Medical Center
  • Residency: Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
  • Medical School: Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Hospital Affiliations

  • Advocate Condell Medical Center

Ratings and Comments

Gregory Caronis, M.D.

4.7 out of 5

262 Patient Ratings

Listens carefully to you

4.8 out of 5

261 Patient Ratings

Gives easy to understand instructions

4.8 out of 5

232 Patient Ratings

Explains in a way you understand

4.8 out of 5

261 Patient Ratings

Spends enough time with you

4.7 out of 5

259 Patient Ratings

Knows your important medical history

4.5 out of 5

257 Patient Ratings

Shows respect for what you say

4.8 out of 5

261 Patient Ratings

Comments

Very satisfied with the visit I had with the provider. Provider was a specialist I saw for a consult and not my primary.

Reviewed on March 24, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Caronis is excellent and very caring. He is always the same - outstanding.

Reviewed on March 21, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Caronis is fantastic! He listens and is genuinely concerned about doing what is best for my kids and I. He doesn't do anything unnecessary. In the community in which I live, I have never heard anything but positive comments about him as a doctor and him as a person.

Reviewed on March 15, 2019 7:00 PM

Excelent doctor

Reviewed on March 11, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr Caronis and his staff are very friendly and helpful with my needs.

Reviewed on March 10, 2019 7:00 PM

wonderful, kind , excellent listener. I am giving his name to a friend who needs a new Orthopaedics

Reviewed on March 10, 2019 7:00 PM

all way professional

Reviewed on March 1, 2019 6:00 PM

I was very grateful to be given an appt right away. I was on a lot of pain and ge also scheduled surgery very soon as well. Having never led him before I had complete confidence in his ability to do what was best for mon e.

Reviewed on March 1, 2019 6:00 PM

I really appreciated that they were able to get me in for a visit the day of my injury! The doctor was kind and I felt very competent. It was the first time I had met him.

Reviewed on February 25, 2019 6:00 PM

Great bedside manner.

Reviewed on February 24, 2019 6:00 PM

They are people doing their job professionally.

Reviewed on February 24, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Caronis and his team have done a wonderful job in keeping me in the loop of my pre-cert process to being scheduled for my services.

Reviewed on February 22, 2019 6:00 PM

dr Caronis and his PA were absolutely exceptional!! they listened fully to me, did not make me feel rushed, and truly wanted to help me feel better!

Reviewed on February 17, 2019 6:00 PM

Everyone with this orthopedic office/practice is great - so professional & nice.

Reviewed on February 11, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr Caronis, and his PA X, successfully treated my hips to the point where I no longer have ANY pain!

Reviewed on February 11, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Caronis was great. I was expecting the more typical IBJI bums rush, but was treated well, and not rushed. He took the time necessary, addressed my concerns, and when asked, replied confidently that he was the guy to do the surgery. Also let me know that it's a lot to bite off, and will be a long recovery. I wish I had met him sooner!

Reviewed on February 4, 2019 6:00 PM

Excellent, he knows his field and I trust him. He has always done what's right for me and has discussed everything with me thoroughly.

Reviewed on February 1, 2019 6:00 PM

Good but I had a question he could not really answer.

Reviewed on January 27, 2019 6:00 PM

Exellent job ! Thank you !

Reviewed on January 25, 2019 6:00 PM

This was my first visit with Dr. Caronis. I found him to be very personable, he pinpointed my problem immediately and suggested a course of treatment. I was happy to get an appointment as quickly as I did. Now, a couple of weeks after the appointment, I'm finding the treatment to be effective and hope that my injury heals soon.

Reviewed on January 25, 2019 6:00 PM

I came to a apt that was not in the booksThe office had changed the day but didn't call me.

Reviewed on January 25, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr caronis is very impressive. He explains injuries showing a model of anatomy. He sits at eye level and listens. Instructions are easy to understand. He is very approachable. His ma X is excellent very gentle and very proactive.

Reviewed on January 24, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr Caronis is a very caring person. He always listens to me and makes me feel like I am the only patient he has at that moment.

Reviewed on January 22, 2019 6:00 PM

I felt Dr. Caronis was not really listening and short when talking to him. His staff was the one I felt were really showing care for me.

Reviewed on January 18, 2019 6:00 PM

Great physician. Though he does not do the surgery needed, he did provide and arrange for appointment with another surgeon in the office.

Reviewed on January 18, 2019 6:00 PM

I couldn't be more pleased. After 2 significant foot surgeries, I would highly recommend him. Great doctor, great guy!

Reviewed on January 16, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Caronis was excellent X (his nurse) & X (receptionist) also. I'm legally blind & form is too burdensome to complete.

Reviewed on January 14, 2019 6:00 PM

Very good interaction. the doctor and staff treated me well.

Reviewed on January 14, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Caronis is a warm, comforting, and extremely competent doctor.

Reviewed on January 14, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Caronis and his staff are really awesome. He helped me through the most serious injury of my life. He really made a serious ankle break w/pins/ screws and plates completely manageable. He deserves a gold star!

Reviewed on December 25, 2018 6:00 PM

Greg is very personable and friendly- sincerely interested in his patients.

Reviewed on December 7, 2018 6:00 PM

Simply awesome!!!from the registration process to discharge simply awesome!!!from the Registration who have done so much help of making the appointment an easy process, to the nurse who treated me with respect,,very informative and efficient,, and of course Dr.Caronis who treated me with my Fractured foot,I'm running the Boston marathon and he made this possible even with the injury. Thank you Dr Caronis!!!

Reviewed on December 2, 2018 6:00 PM

Wish I knew about Dr. Gregory Caronis in year of 2011.

Reviewed on November 26, 2018 6:00 PM

We have used Dr. Caronis before. He is wonderful

Reviewed on November 12, 2018 6:00 PM

saw him prior to surgery and then surgery ran late so received no info after surgery as to how it went. will see provider next week but wished to have gotten more info immediately after surgery

Reviewed on November 11, 2018 6:00 PM

I am very grateful for the excellent care I received from Dr. Caronis. He was straight to the point and made feel confident that I made the right decision about choosing him to perform my surgery. He is friendly, honest, and made me feel at ease espcially on the day of surgery.

Reviewed on November 5, 2018 6:00 PM

He was very late. Barely spent 2 minutes with me and was obviously rushed. He was polite.

Reviewed on October 29, 2018 7:00 PM

Office staff was lovely, saw doctor quickly, doctor had reviewed my xrays before coming to talk with me, gave me important info, nurse taped me up quickly and I was on my way

Reviewed on October 22, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr Caronis seems to take genuine interest in my health. He never seems rushed to get to the next patient.

Reviewed on October 22, 2018 7:00 PM

My appointment was for 2:00, I showed up at 1:45. At 2:00 I was brought into a room, and was told that the doctor just left for the hospital and it will probably be a half hour. I was not informed that it was an emergency of any kind, just that he left. I sat in that room for a half hour before he returned. Not a good start.

Reviewed on October 13, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Caronis and staff were great, as evident by responses on survey.

Reviewed on October 12, 2018 7:00 PM

I had a bad sprain, when calling my provider, it was at the end of the day, 1 day after a trip to the emergency room for x-rays. I had confused the day of my visit by 1 day. the Dr. was willing to see me anyhow and was very thorough and helpful.

Reviewed on October 1, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Caronis was very courteous and professional. I would recommend him to my friends, if they needed an orthopedic surgeon.

Reviewed on September 30, 2018 7:00 PM

very good. I have been seeing Dr Caronis since 2013. I always find him very professional and very friendly to talk to.

Reviewed on September 23, 2018 7:00 PM

I was referred to Dr. Caronis for follow up care that required a specialist so this was my first visit. He had fully prepared before the appointment by speaking to his partner who already saw me, reviewing my medical records and my CT scan so he was ready to provide a recommendation and discuss any concerns when I arrived. I was very impressed!

Reviewed on September 20, 2018 7:00 PM

Straight forward answers regarding the status of my injury was what I wanted and requested during our conversation. The doctor also took adequate time during discussions and I didn't feel rushed.

Reviewed on September 19, 2018 7:00 PM

The office staff was attentive, friendly and caring. I highly recommend Dr Caronis to all my friends and family. His bedside manner is excellent and I feel he is an excellent physician.

Reviewed on September 17, 2018 7:00 PM

Thank you Dr Caronis for a great experience, you're so kind and a great Doctor. I would recommend you to all my family and friends.

Reviewed on September 16, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Caronis is sincere, warm, considerate, VERY approachable, and knowledgeable!

Reviewed on September 13, 2018 7:00 PM

I was very pleased with the time I spent with provider I also was pleased with the way he explained everything to me.

Reviewed on September 13, 2018 7:00 PM

Very good . Caring and respectful.

Reviewed on September 9, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr Caronis is going to be my new Orthpaedist!

Reviewed on September 9, 2018 7:00 PM

the doctor was very thorough and the staff was very pleasant and efficient

Reviewed on September 4, 2018 7:00 PM

great doctor saw me when I needed it quickly.

Reviewed on September 3, 2018 7:00 PM

very good

Reviewed on September 1, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Caronis was very clear and concise in his explanations, and I felt safe and well-cared for during any treatments or discussions I had with him. I am grateful that I was able to meet with him and begin an effective physical therapy routine before I moved.

Reviewed on August 31, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Caronis is very good at listening and explaining what is happening and what will happen with my Tri-Malleolar ankle break. I am very grateful that he is close by and I can get in when I need to. I will recommend him to everyone!

Reviewed on August 4, 2018 7:00 PM

after complaining to the office numerous times about the swelling and bruising in my leg and Ankle and finally getting my MRI done and him getting the report did somebody call me back from the office 10 days later and then all of a sudden the doctor wants to see me ASAP and still have no clue what his plan is a month and 2 days later

Reviewed on August 3, 2018 7:00 PM

great

Reviewed on July 27, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Caronis is very kind, respectful, considerate thorough, & knowledgeable. Highly recommended in the community.

Reviewed on July 25, 2018 7:00 PM

This was only the first visit. So far the results are great, but still have another 2 weeks before being checked on again and hopefully work on the other knee. The person scheduling said both couldn't be done at the same time even though x-rays were available for both knees and one hip.

Reviewed on July 22, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Caronis did a great job with my foot

Reviewed on July 22, 2018 7:00 PM

these questions were two general. My doctor visits were follow-up to a fractured leg. I am very happy with every aspect of care from this doctor and others in the office!

Reviewed on July 21, 2018 7:00 PM

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Reviewed on July 16, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Caronis is a wonderful, caring provider who really wants the best for his patients.

Reviewed on July 15, 2018 7:00 PM

receptionists were not as friendly when seeing I felt more rushed

Reviewed on July 13, 2018 7:00 PM

Very impressed with Doctor on my first visit.

Reviewed on July 9, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Caronis is extremely personnel and concerned with my health.

Reviewed on June 26, 2018 7:00 PM

I was very happy with this visit.

Reviewed on June 15, 2018 7:00 PM

Good experience with this provider at every visit.

Reviewed on June 11, 2018 7:00 PM

All of the staff were very informative and pleasant.

Reviewed on June 9, 2018 7:00 PM

I've chosen that picture on his to do my upcoming surgery and feel he is very qualified, and and will be the best surgeon for my situation. Very kind individual who listens to his patients and wants the best for them.

Reviewed on June 4, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Caronis is the b eat. I always highly recommend him to anyone who needs an orthopedic surgeon. He listened to me and had an Cray done and had me schedule an MRI all within a few minutes.

Reviewed on June 3, 2018 7:00 PM

foot problem.was told to rub it and stretch it. the problem is still not gone.

Reviewed on May 27, 2018 7:00 PM

He was professional and did a great surgery

Reviewed on May 27, 2018 7:00 PM

Great experience with the doctor!

Reviewed on May 7, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Coron is an excellent orthopedic practitioner - He is very personable, he listens & gives thorough explanations & truly cares about his patients.

Reviewed on May 2, 2018 7:00 PM

Excellent DOCTOR.

Reviewed on April 24, 2018 7:00 PM

Greg Caronis is an excellent physician who cares about his patients.

Reviewed on April 22, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Caronis helped me with cortisone shots before my vacation and enabled me to walk and enjoy my grandchildren in FL. He was compassionate and understanding.

Reviewed on April 7, 2018 7:00 PM

What I liked the most was that he showed us the results for my x-rays, he showed us the images.

Reviewed on March 29, 2018 7:00 PM

Helpful visit, I got in for appt. within a week, got immediate treatment, lots of good listening. Love Dr. Caronis!

Reviewed on March 28, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr Caronis is excellent! He cared about what happened, spent the appropriate amount of time with me, explained everything, asked if I had questions. I highly recommend him!!!

Reviewed on March 20, 2018 7:00 PM

I'm still in pain, issue was not resolved.

Reviewed on March 19, 2018 7:00 PM

We like Dr Caronis. Great Dr

Reviewed on March 12, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Caronis did a fine job figuring out the best treatment for my broken foot that allows me to live my life and heal my injury.

Reviewed on March 11, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Caronis has been my orthopedist since 2003. When I injured my ankle in 2017 I sought him out since he'd left his previous practice. He is patient, answers all questions & explains everything very well. I wish all of my other doctors were more like Dr. Caronis. I always recommend him!

Reviewed on March 7, 2018 6:00 PM

This was my first visit with Dr. Caronis. I appreciated his direct approach and the way in which he explained my options and left me with all the information I needed to make a decision. Should I decide to have surgery I will definitely consider Dr. Caronis.

Reviewed on March 1, 2018 6:00 PM

The provider is excellent. The billing department in his office leaves a lot to be desired. I have had issues with insurance submission and billing ever since I followed this provider to Advocate. I don't see it as a reflection of the provider but do see it as a reflection of the Advocate system.

Reviewed on January 22, 2018 6:00 PM

I have had numerous visits with Dr. Caronis. He did my Achilles reconstruction surgery for which I have another 8 months rehab to do. He is VERY personable and knowledgeable.

Reviewed on January 18, 2018 6:00 PM

This visit was a 2nd opinion on recommendation from another provider. I have decided to move forward with Dr. Caronis as I thought he was great, thorough and he felt I have an action plan moving forward.

Reviewed on January 16, 2018 6:00 PM

Received cortisone shot in ankle. Dr. C was very gentle and efficient.

Reviewed on December 17, 2017 6:00 PM

very good!

Reviewed on December 1, 2017 6:00 PM

Dr. G. Caronis is an orthopedic specialty doctor. I went to see him for my knee problem, not for other health issues.

Reviewed on December 1, 2017 6:00 PM

I value Dr. Caronis as a care provider.

Reviewed on November 21, 2017 6:00 PM

visit was for second opinion regarding foot surgery. Doctor was very nice. if and when I have surgery, I will probably schedule with him.

Reviewed on November 19, 2017 6:00 PM

The only problem with this particular visit was the long wait time--all else was fine.

Reviewed on November 10, 2017 6:00 PM

I received excellent care from Dr. Caronis.

Reviewed on October 29, 2017 7:00 PM

One of the best doctors at Advocate.

Reviewed on October 22, 2017 7:00 PM

Dr. Caronis is great!

Reviewed on October 16, 2017 7:00 PM

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Medical Areas of Expertise

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Clinical Interests

  • Achilles Tendon Injuries
  • Ankle Arthritis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Bunions
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Flat Feet
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Fractures
  • Foot Reconstruction
  • Fracture Care
  • General Orthopedics
  • Hip Fracture Care
  • Sports Injuries-Foot and Ankle
  • Wrist Fractures

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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