Georgios Karanastasis, MD

Internal Medicine

Dr. Karanastasis (AKA Dr. DKC), a native of Greece, excelled in mathematics and science early in life and was inspired to become a physician because his birthplace of Kos Island was also home to Hippocrates, the father of medicine. Now a resident of Orland Park, Dr. Karanastasis continues his life’s mission of community care. He enjoys using the full scope of his internal medicine competencies in treating his patients and treats each of his patients with Dignity, Kindness, and Compassion. Dr. Karanastasis also enjoys educating the community on his multiple social media platforms such as Instagram, Facebook and Youtube. Subscribe to his Youtube channel at Dr. DKC style for an informative take on health, wellness and preventative care.

  • Graduated from University of Athens Medical School, 1999
  • Research Fellow in cardiovascular medicine at the University of Athens, 2002-2004
  • Primary care physician, Greece 1999-2002
  • Completed residency at John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County, 2008
  • General health and wellness of adult and geriatric patients, Cardiovascular disease & Cancer prevention
    Certificate in Medical Aesthetics, 2019
  • Fluent in English and Greek

Our Philosophy

We strive to maintain healthy by providing the highest quality of medical care and by developing a patient-provider relationship built on communication, trust and compassion. Together, we’ll create a plan to meet your health needs and to help achieve your health goals and your life goals, through all of life’s stages – making each year better than the last.

Our efficient use of Electronic Medical Records (EMR) helps you access your chart at any time, keeping you completely in the loop on your diagnosis, vital signs status and treatment plan. Communicate with our office easily and anytime via our secure Health Portal!

We believe in providing the best healthcare that relates to each individual on a personal level. Whether it’s an illness or wellness check, it is our main priority to provide the highest level of healthcare to accommodate all your needs, through every stage of life. We believe in making the continuous effort to ensure that you are always up to date, receiving the best healthcare we can provide. We believe in Moving Healthcare Forward.