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John Vainder, M.D.


800 Austin Street West Tower Ste 403

Evanston, IL 60202

Closing soon at 5 PM

Quick Facts

  • Colon Cancer Screenings
  • IBD, Crohn’s Disease, Ulcerative Colitis
  • Acid Reflux/Heartburn
  • Expert Endoscopy and Colonoscopy
  • Currently Accepting New Patients
  • Most Insurance Plans Accepted

Evanston, IL

Gastroenterology in Evanston, IL

Evanston, IL

800 Austin Street West Tower

Ste 403

Evanston, IL 60202

Closing soon at 5 PM


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806 Central Ave

Ste 202

Highland Park, IL 60035

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About John Vainder, M.D.


Undergraduate Education:
Bachelor of Science Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH 1974
Medical Education:
Doctor of Medicine – Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, Illinois 1977
Post-Graduate Training:
Internship – Internal Medicine, Illinois Masonic Medical Center 1977-1978
Residency – Internal Medicine, Illinois Masonic Medical Center 1978-1980
Fellowship – Gastroenterology, Hines Veterans Administration Hospital, Hines IL 1978-1980

Board Certifications:

Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine Subspecialty Board of Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine 1993

Medical Societies:

American College of Physicians, American Gastroenterology Society, Illinois State Medical Society..

Physician Bio:

Dr. Vainder has been active in both Northern Cook & Lake County Medical community for 27 years. He enjoys all areas of Gastroenterology. His academic appointments include; Associate Clinical Instructor at the University of Illinois-Chicago School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois. He received the Outstanding Service Award from Illinois Masonic Center in 1980.


Very professional staff. Nurse Shay was kind and courteous. Doctor Vainder provided great care! Genuinely wanted to resolve the issues I am having.

J.B. Google

Dr. Vainder and his staff are very experienced, attentive and thorough. Dr. Vainder is especially personable and really listens to your symptoms. I am confident that I am getting the best care here.

M.B. Google

Very friendly and helpful doctor.

O.D. Google

Dr. Vainder was excellent. He made my appointment very comfortable. He was able to diagnose my condition very quickly and offer advice on how to alleviate some of the symptoms. I can't recommend him highly enough. By far one of my most pleasant doctors visits.

C.S. Google

Dr. Vainder is a very caring physician who went the extra mile for me when it was needed most.

P.H. Google


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