Dr. Santosh Gill
Santosh K. Gill, M.D.
A leading cardiologist in this area since 1984, Dr. Gill
has treated thousands of Fox Valley residents suffering from heart disease or its related symptoms.
She joined the Rush-Copley medical staff in 1984, has been medical director of cardiology since 1985 and recently was named chairperson of internal medicine.
Dr. Gill attended medical school at the University of Jabalbur, India.
internship and residency at Mt. Sinai Hospital
in Chicago, and received further advanced cardiology training at Michael Reese Hospital
She is board certified in internal medicine, cardiology and interventional cardiology.
special practices and procedures include lipid management, interventional cardiology (cardiac catheterization, angioplasty and stent placement) preventive cardiology and congestive heart failure.
medical education with a master's of business administration degree from Illinois Benedictine College.
Dr. Gill is active in several professional organizations including the American College of Cardiology, American Heart Association, Kane County Medical Society and Illinois State Medical Society.
is a proponent of patient and public education on the prevention of heart disease.
consistently advocates weight management, increased physical activity and awareness of the early symptoms of heart disease to her
patients and to capacity crowds at Rush-Copley
's educational conference center.
is considered a local expert on heart disease for area health professionals, service organizations, corporations and the media.
Over the years, her
personal and professional creed has held steadfast: "The patient is first and foremost.