Gustavo A. Galue, MD
Specialties: Internal Medicine
Languages: English, Spanish
Areas of Expertise Anxiety, Depression, Diabetes, Heart Disease, Hyperlipidemia, Hypertension, Osteoporosis, Preventive Care, Weight Management
Languages English, Spanish
Medical Education Universidad de Carabobo School of Medicine (Valencia, Venezuela)
Internship(s) Hospital Central de Maracay (Venezuela; 1981-1982)
Residency Family Medicine - Carle Foundation Hospital (Champaign-Urbana, IL; 2005-2008), Internal Medicine - Hospital Central de Maracay (Venezuela; 1982-1985)
Board Certification(s) American Board of Internal Medicine
Professional Certification(s) Basic Life Support (BLS)
Professional Memberships American Academy of Family Medicine, Illinois County Medical Society, Illinois Academy of Family Physicians, Illinois State Medical Society, American Medical Association
Philosophy of Care First listen then understand before offering work-up or treatment. Patient involvement is critical to a positive outcome.
Why work for OSF HealthCare?
OSF HealthCare represents the best in health care with a true dedication to helping others with compassion and faith.
What do you love about OSF Medical Group – College Avenue?
I love OSF Medical Group College Avenue because of the professionals and the wonderful team I have the privilege to work with.
What is your approach to care?
Understanding and listening is first. Then using the best of my knowledge and skills to help my patients. I use a teamwork approach where the patient is involved in their own care.
What are some of your interests?
Music, playing guitar, outdoor activities, bike riding, traveling.
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4.8 Star Rating (268 Reviews)
3.15/5 ( Jun 30, 2018)
first time seeing dr. seems nice, hope next time needs physical, more intensive
4.95/5 ( Jun 15, 2018)
This is the 2nd or 3rd time I've seed Dr Galuea and I'm very happy with him and the team.
4.95/5 ( Jun 13, 2018)
The doctor is a new PCP for me, 2nd time I saw him. I really like his knowledge of medicine and his patient/doctor interaction.
5.0/5 ( Jun 12, 2018)
I think Dr Galue takes enough time with me, never seems in a hurry. Seems that he is always listening and referring to the computer records to confirm or get answers
5.0/5 ( Jun 12, 2018)
Have had 5 bouts of cancer, and I need doctors cognizant of that and of the side effects that I deal with.
4.4/5 ( Jun 12, 2018)
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