Stephen W. Ganshirt, MD

Stephen W. Ganshirt, MD

4.9 
205 ratings  Read Reviews
Northwestern Medical Group

Primary Specialty

General Surgery

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Accepting New Patients

Practice Focus Areas

Education

Medical Education:
Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine - 1989
Residency:
Providence-Providence Park Hospital/MSUCHM - 1994

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Health System Clinician, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medical Group
Physician Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Grayslake Ambulatory Surgery Center
Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall rating

4.9
4.9 
205 Ratings
  • Friendly & Courteous
    5.0
  • Will Recommend to Others
    4.9
  • Clear Explanations
    4.9
  • Shows Concern
    4.9
  • Includes You In Decisions
    4.9
  • Explains Medications
    4.9
  • Follow-Up Instructions
    4.9
  • Easy to Understand
    4.9
  • Time Spent With Patient
    4.9
  • Confidence in Doctor
    4.9

Reviews from Patients

42 Reviews
November 01, 2019

Dr. Ganshirt was great!

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October 26, 2019

Professional, friendly, caring and spent reasonable time

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October 06, 2019

excellent service

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September 26, 2019

Dr. Ganshirt was a consummate professional with a very calm and experienced demeanor.

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September 18, 2019

He was excellent -

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August 31, 2019

dr Ganshirt is wonderful, caring and willing to talk with you and explain issues.

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August 22, 2019

*Dr. Ganshirt is the best!

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August 04, 2019

Dr. Ganshirt listened carefully to all my questions and concerns. I had a lot of them. His answers were clear and direct. He even gave me data about stuff. I have confidence in him.

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July 26, 2019

Good

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July 24, 2019

Dr. Steve Ganshirt is tops in his field. very personable, knowledgeable and definitely cares about his patients. I rate him as EXCELLENT!,

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July 05, 2019

showed professionalism

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July 01, 2019

Dr. Ganshirt is smart, very knowledgeable and cares about his patients. Even his nurses and assistants are caring and helpful.

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May 17, 2019

Great experience.

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May 06, 2019

I met *Dr. Ganshirt in Lake Forest Hospital. He was outstanding!! Fantastic doctor! Fantastic surgeon - I have the utmost respect and confidence as a surgeon and an excellent dr.

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April 29, 2019

I hope there will be no need, but will always return to Dr. Ganshirt for any future surgical needs. Even though this was a very minor procedure, I appreciated the pre-op time out and the post-op count. Always attention to patient safety!

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April 07, 2019

We were so happy with this visit and felt like I was in good hands for surgery. We liked the doctor and like how he treated us.

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March 31, 2019

Dr. Ganshirt is the best

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March 25, 2019

Current medical issue/concern - Dr. Ganshirt was my final meeting. Truly trust and more importantly respect him

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March 22, 2019

good

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February 14, 2019

*Dr. Ganshirt was great. He is friendly, caring, professional, and excellent at his craft. I felt I was in very good hands with him.

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February 01, 2019

wonderful personality caring and answered all my questions friendly

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January 29, 2019

*Dr. Ganshirt was calm, friendly, professional.

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January 02, 2019

Doctor and staff excellent *Dr. Ganshirt is the best.

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December 21, 2018

Dr. Ganshirt was great.

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December 17, 2018

very satisfied patient

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November 20, 2018

5 stars!

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November 13, 2018

would not go anywhere else

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November 05, 2018

very good

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October 03, 2018

Dr. Ganshirt is the best doctor I've ever known. He is so nice, so optimistic, so skillful, and really goes "above and beyond" to care for his patients.

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September 21, 2018

*Dr. Ganshirt was wonderful!! He even personally called me to let me know my daughter's culture results.

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September 20, 2018

very knowledgeable and professional

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September 14, 2018

Dr. Ganshirt is very personable. He gives me his full attention and treats me as though I am his only patient for the day.

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September 13, 2018

very nice, listened to my concerns AND took them into consideration without dismissing them.

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June 26, 2018

Dr. Ganshirt was very personable and understood the pain I was feeling and help me understand how to handle the future after surgery. I felt very happy leaving the hospital/appointment after meeting with him. This was my very first surgery and he made the right decisions to make me comfortable.

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April 12, 2018

I really liked Dr. Ganshirt! Super nice, took the time to talk and was not pushy.

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April 12, 2018

love Dr Ganshirt - knowledgeable and professional with good bedside manner

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