Peplinski, Gary, MD

Peplinski, Gary, MD


  • Practice: Surgical Care Associates, Ltd.
  • Education: Northwestern University
  • Residency: Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Surgery - General
  • Fellowships: Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Surgery- Oncology
  • Certified: American Board Surgery
  • Locations
  • 71 West 156th St.
  • Suite 309
  • Harvey, IL 60426
  • (708) 331-1122
  • (708) 331-5987 (fax)

  • 6701 West 159th Street
  • Suite 110
  • Tinley Park, IL 60477
  • (708) 331-1122
  • (708) 331-5987 (fax)

About this Physician

Dr. Peplinski has 14 years of experience as a practicing general surgeon following his residency at Washington University in St. Louis. Dr. Peplinski performs a variety of general surgery procedures, with an emphasis on minimally invasive laparoscopic operations,including hernia repairs, gallbladder removal, anti-reflux operations, breast surgery, adrenalectomy, thyroidectomy, radio-guided parathyroidectomy, colorectal surgery,and other abdominal operations.

Dr. Peplinski has a specific interest in endocrine and oncologic surgery. He is certified in Advanced Trauma Life Support and trained in robotic general surgery using the da Vinci surgery system.

Dr. Peplinski is a Chicago native and earned his medical degree with distinction from Northwestern University Medical School. He completed his internship and residency at Barnes-Jewish Hospitals in St. Louis, Missouri, and a surgical oncology research fellowship at Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Peplinski is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the Illinois and Wisconsin Medical Societies.

Dr. Peplinski has authored numerous book chapters and manuscripts and has presented at surgical conferences across the country.

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