Karl Y. Bilimoria, MD

Karl Y. Bilimoria, MD

4.9 
132 ratings  Read Reviews
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Primary Specialty

Melanoma and Sarcoma Surgery

Secondary Specialty

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Practice Focus Areas

Education

Medical Education:
MD, Indiana University School of Medicine - 2003
Residency:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 2010
Fellowships:
University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center - 2011

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Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery - Surgery (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Professor, 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:
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

4.9
4.9 

132 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

60 Reviews

Reviews from Patients

60 Reviews

August 29, 2021

5.0

He is the best, he is gentle, caring and understands the patient's needs. He is good at explaining what needs to be done and how he is going to do it.

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August 25, 2021

5.0

Took his time

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August 11, 2021

5.0

Compassionate care and very detail oriented.

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July 21, 2021

5.0

He was thorough with his answers to about my concerns....however I would only recommend him to someone who lived up North.

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July 14, 2021

5.0

Very professional in knowledge and appearance; easy to relate to.

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May 28, 2021

5.0

Knowledge and experience combined with positive energy.

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May 23, 2021

5.0

very friendly and intelligent.

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May 19, 2021

5.0

Very caring. Explained things well. Not condescending at all

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May 12, 2021

5.0

Spends time and clearly answers questions

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May 12, 2021

5.0

Timely scheduling ease of discussion on treatment and prognosis . Never felt rushed or not listened to. PA Sam very member of staff.

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May 02, 2021

5.0

Professional manner.

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April 28, 2021

5.0

Thorough, professional, personable...

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April 28, 2021

5.0

He does an excellent job of explaining solutions to my problems.

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March 17, 2021

5.0

Outstanding

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March 17, 2021

5.0

The doctor was extremely compassionate and spent a great deal of time explaining the procedure and the diagnosis. Yes

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March 10, 2021

5.0

Super friendly on time and did a great job

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March 07, 2021

5.0

Dr. Bilimoria is thorough and excellent in his care.

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February 25, 2021

5.0

You can barely see my surgery scar.

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February 18, 2021

5.0

Explains treatment options well and provides a clear plan.

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February 15, 2021

5.0

Competence

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February 10, 2021

5.0

Excellent job explaining treatment options and next steps.

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February 10, 2021

5.0

Very knowledgeable and understanding. Very comprehensive and an expert in his field. Also an excellent listener.

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February 10, 2021

5.0

Didn’t make me wait long. Explained everything and answered all my questions. Very personable and professional. Made me feel very comfortable.

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January 27, 2021

5.0

Very attentive and knowledgeable. Came prepared with a plan of action. Understood my questions and concerns.

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January 13, 2021

5.0

He made me feel important to him...was clearly knowledgeable, explained my situation in understandable language...was so friendly.

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December 17, 2020

4.0

For his professional experience and care of us patients.

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December 13, 2020

5.0

He is an accomplished surgeon he was recommended by my family physician

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December 07, 2020

5.0

My past experience with this doctor

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December 03, 2020

5.0

Felt comfortable with his knowledge and presentation

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November 18, 2020

5.0

Leading expert in his field All questions answered--and answered honestly. Available & responsive after surgery. Friendly but professional care

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November 18, 2020

5.0

Dr. Bilimoria has great expertise, gives thorough explanations and has a caring attitude.

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November 09, 2020

5.0

Excelent service.

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November 09, 2020

5.0

Service ecellance

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November 04, 2020

5.0

Saved me years ago. Love his bedside maner,just a great Doctor.

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November 04, 2020

5.0

Great Doctor and nurses so caring .

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October 21, 2020

5.0

Very knowledgeable, personable, leader in his field

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October 21, 2020

5.0

Efficient & personablestaff and knowledgeable, professional medical staff

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October 07, 2020

5.0

Great skills, & extremely personable!

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October 07, 2020

5.0

Excellent skilled care givers, from surgery through nursing staff, & dietary, etc..

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September 27, 2020

5.0

Allows me to ask every question without making me feel rushed, and answers every question.

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September 27, 2020

5.0

Every employee handles things with the highest level of professionalism.

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September 20, 2020

5.0

Thorough and professional.

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September 20, 2020

5.0

Thorough and professional.

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September 16, 2020

5.0

Doctor Bilimoria listened to my questions and concerns about what needed to be done to take care of my condition.I feel better about the process and what to expect going forward.

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September 16, 2020

5.0

We arrived early and were seen well before our schedule time. The Doctor, Nurses and other staff were very helpful and courteous.

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September 13, 2020

5.0

He's extremely competent

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September 13, 2020

5.0

Good care and excellent doctors

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September 09, 2020

5.0

Outstanding medical treatment, care and caring for my situation!

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September 09, 2020

5.0

Excellent care, concern and knowledge!

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September 09, 2020

5.0

He is the greatest.

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September 09, 2020

5.0

Dept is top notch.

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September 07, 2020

5.0

Dr Bilimoria was very clear with his explanation and very patient while answering my questions.

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September 01, 2020

5.0

Excellent patient care, down to earth personality, A bedside manner that is friendly and on the same level as the patient in my experience anyway, positive attitude.

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August 26, 2020

5.0

Very carrying personality & thoroughly emplaned procedure & answered all my questions!

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August 21, 2020

5.0

Great bedside manner besides being a great surgeon.

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August 05, 2020

5.0

Kind and a great surgeon.

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August 05, 2020

5.0

He knows his stuff. Great staff for support.

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August 05, 2020

5.0

Everyone has been helpful, and easy to work with.

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July 15, 2020

5.0

This was my furst appointment with Dr. Bilimoria. I don't have too much feedback. Registration staff was fantastic!

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June 10, 2020

5.0

Dr. Bilimoria and his staff are always very courteous and thorough. They answer all of my questions and concerns. Dr. Bilimoria and his staff have always been on time for my appointments.

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Disclosures

Industry Relationships

Consulting / Related Activities

Faculty member engaged in activities such as speaking, advising, consulting, or providing educational programs for the following companies or other entities

  • American College of Surgeons (ACS)
  • Guidepoint Global, LLC

Royalty Payments and Inventor Share

Faculty member has the right to receive payments or may receive future financial benefits for inventions or discoveries related to the following companies or other entities

  • Artisight, Inc.

External Professional Relationships

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