Elizabeth E. Gerard, MD

Elizabeth E. Gerard, MD

4.9 
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Primary Specialty

Epilepsy

Secondary Specialty

  • Clinical Neurophysiology

Insurance

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Does Not Schedule or Accept New Patients

Practice Focus Areas

Education

Medical Education:
MD, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai - 2003
Internship:
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai (Beth Israel) - 2004
Residency:
New York Presbyterian Hospital (Columbia Campus) - 2007
Fellowships:
New York Presbyterian Hospital (Columbia Campus) - 2009

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Clinical Neurophysiology (Certified)
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Epilepsy (Certified)
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Neurology (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Associate 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:
Central DuPage Hospital
Huntley Hospital
McHenry Hospital
Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Woodstock Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

4.9
4.9 

49 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

53 Reviews

November 11, 2020

5.0

She keeps her word and spends lots of time with her people.

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November 11, 2020

5.0

They were very helpful and clear. They the Appointment even when dr. Gearad didn't feel good. I'm very thankful

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November 09, 2020

5.0

Dr. Gerard was just such a joy to see today. Smart, kind, and thoughtful. I really loved her and I think she's going to work hard to help me figure out this epilepsy mystery.

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November 09, 2020

5.0

Dr. Gerard was definitely amazing! She was bright, kind, and professional. I think she is really going to help me with my epilepsy and I cannot thank her enough for her time with me today!!

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November 09, 2020

5.0

She listened to me and the issues I'm having. We went over everything even though it took some time and she didn't mind that. She cares and you can tell.

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November 09, 2020

5.0

I've had nothing but good experiences with all the staff.

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November 06, 2020

5.0

Dr. Gerard was very attentive and accommodating considering the circumstances. She allowed time for questions and concerns to be answered.

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October 13, 2020

5.0

Most caring, most knowledgeable, best doctor ever!!!!!!

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October 13, 2020

5.0

Excellent care, top notch service, best doctor ever!

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October 13, 2020

5.0

Great Neurologist Dr. Gerard, answers all my questions. Cares about patients and tells you what are your best options depending on your current status of how you feel at the moment, and any differences from the last time appointment.

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October 13, 2020

5.0

Very professional.

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September 08, 2020

5.0

Relates easily to patients and parents, vast understanding and knowledge of neurology and seizure control, listens well and provides helpful recommendations, and works collaboratively with peers.

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September 08, 2020

5.0

Dr. Elizabeth Gerard is outstanding.

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September 08, 2020

5.0

Dr. Gerard has greatly helped me in so many ways. I would absolutely recommend her. She is passionate in her work.

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September 08, 2020

5.0

Dr. Gerard is an excellent doctor. She is caring, competent and compassionate with great knowledge.

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September 01, 2020

5.0

She caresShe's highly qualifiedShe's well organized

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September 01, 2020

5.0

Dr Gerard, pure and simple.

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August 29, 2020

5.0

Dr Gerard is extremely caring and inquisitive in asking questions to help understand the issues.

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August 29, 2020

5.0

The entire department has always been prompt in providing answer to questions as well as helpful in providing care.

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August 29, 2020

5.0

She is a very knowledgeable and intelligent doctor. And take very good care in interest and her patients. I know that when I was first assigned to her when I received a call from her on a Sunday night calling to get more details on my medical history.

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August 29, 2020

5.0

It was extremely convenient during this time of COVID.

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August 29, 2020

5.0

She's the best doctor I have ever had. She's very knowledgeable, professional, and caring.

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August 28, 2020

5.0

Elizabeth Gerard is the best doctor I have had. She is knowledgeable on my condition, and communicates this knowledge to me in a way which I understand. She prioritizes helping me find an effective treatment regimen; she shows care and compassion for me as her patient. I have been seeing Dr. Gerard for a while now, and plan to see her as long as I am able.

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August 28, 2020

5.0

The entire team, including both my neurologist and the nurses, has been wonderful with communications and support.

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August 26, 2020

5.0

I've always received great care from Dr. Gerard. The virtual appointment was also super convenient!

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August 24, 2020

5.0

She is very professional and caring.

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August 24, 2020

5.0

Really listens to needs

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August 24, 2020

5.0

Excellent doctor

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August 17, 2020

5.0

Dr. Gerard is excellent. She does a good job trying to figure out why a patient has epilepsy.

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August 17, 2020

5.0

Thorough and comprehensive appointments.

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July 27, 2020

5.0

Dr. Gerard has always provided us with great care. She is pays very close attention to our son and examines all aspect of his health. During our meetings we enjoy being involved in the conversation about our needs. She is attentive, intelligent, caring and thoughtful.

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July 27, 2020

5.0

Really Helpful

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July 27, 2020

5.0

Really helpful

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July 27, 2020

5.0

She saved my life

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July 27, 2020

5.0

My Dr (Elizabeth Gerard) is amazing and knowledgeable. Always looking out for me.

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July 24, 2020

5.0

I would definitely recommend Dr. Gerard to anyone. She has helped me through a lot of difficult stages of my life and I trust her!

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July 22, 2020

5.0

I had a wonderful experience with Dr. Elizabeth Gerard. She listened, she wasn't rushing, and seemed genuinely caring. I liked her very much.

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July 22, 2020

5.0

Dr. Gerard had a wonderful bedside manner. She consistently gives her full and complete attention to the patient during the appointment. She never rushes through to get to the next appointment. Her communication approach is unique to each patient. Her desire to get to know her patients, their needs and concerns is very apparent in the way she conducts herself and her overall demeanor.

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July 21, 2020

5.0

She is very knowledgeable but also very personable. I always feel that I am an important patient and that she has my best interests at heart.

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July 21, 2020

5.0

Dr. Gerard is just exceptional. And the staff is great too. I feel very well cared for by that team.

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July 21, 2020

5.0

Dr. Gerard is very attentive and doesn't rush through the visit. She communicates well and is very understanding.

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July 17, 2020

5.0

Incredibly thorough!!! Finally felt HEARD by a doctor.

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July 13, 2020

5.0

Dr Gerard is simply the best. She is so knowledgeable and compassionate. I always know that she is there for us.

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July 01, 2020

5.0

Even in these difficult times, she spent one hour on the phone with me discussing my plans and medicine for the future.

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June 30, 2020

5.0

Dr. Gerard is just the most knowledgeable, compassionate, patient advocate I have ever encountered. Don't loose her.

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June 30, 2020

5.0

Dr. Gerard is kind, caring, understanding, and very helpful on helping my daughter get better.

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June 30, 2020

5.0

I and my daughter were very happy to talk and see the doctor online as well!

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June 28, 2020

4.0

I think she is great and truly wants to help and understand my condition better

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June 15, 2020

5.0

Very knowledgeable, great listener

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June 15, 2020

5.0

Dr. Gerard was extremely helpful and kind. She listened and cared about everything I had to say and the questions I asked. She explained my illness with expertise and in a palatable way. 11/10 would recommend Dr. Gerard to anyone looking for a neurologist.

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June 12, 2020

5.0

I feel very comfortable with Dr.Gerard and confident in the info she shares with me. She has educated me more than any other neurologist I've seen in the past.

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June 12, 2020

5.0

She's terrific

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June 12, 2020

5.0

Very responsive and helpful

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