Colon & Rectal Surgery

Neil H. Hyman

Colorectal cancer; inflammatory bowel disease; general surgery; gastrointestinal cancer risk and prevention. Chicago. 888-824-0200

Bruce A. Orkin

Colon and rectal cancer; laparoscopic and robotic surgery; diverticulitis. Rush. 888-352-7874

Theodore J. Saclarides

Rectal cancer and sphincter preservation; laparoscopic surgery; inflammatory bowel disease. Rush. 888-352-7874

Scott A. Strong

Crohn’s disease; ulcerative colitis; colon and rectal cancer; minimally invasive surgery. Northwestern. 312-695-6868

Steven J. Stryker

Colon and rectal cancer; inflammatory bowel disease; laparoscopic surgery. Northwestern. 312-695-9393

Gastrointestinal Surgery

Roger D. Hurst

Colon and rectal cancer; inflammatory bowel disease; Crohn’s disease. Chicago. 888-824-0200

Jeffrey B. Matthews

Pancreatitis; pancreatic cancer; liver and biliary disease. Chicago. 888-824-0200

Mitchell C. Posner

Pancreatic, liver, stomach, and esophageal cancer; melanoma; sarcoma. Chicago. 888-824-0200

Hand Surgery

Charles Carroll IV

Dupuytren’s contracture; elbow and shoulder surgery. NorthShore. 312-664-6848

Terry Light

Congenital hand deformities; pediatric hand injuries and reconstruction; thumb (absence). Loyola. 888-584-7888

Daniel J. Nagle

Wrist and upper extremity surgery; carpal tunnel syndrome; arthritis. Northwestern. 312-337-6960

Neurologic Surgery

Julian E. Bailes Jr.

Spinal and brain disorders; neoplasm. Evanston. 847-570-1440

James P. Chandler

Skull base surgery; neuro-oncology; brain tumors; gliomas. Northwestern. 312-695-8143

Fady T. Charbel

Cerebral aneurysm; moyamoya disease; skull base tumors and surgery; acoustic neuroma. UI Health. 312-355-0510

Herbert H. Engelhard III

Brain and spinal cord tumors; pediatric neurosurgery; hydrocephalus. UI Health. 312-355-0510

Richard G. Fessler

Back pain; spinal deformity; endoscopic surgery. Rush. 888-352-7874

Szymon S. Rosenblatt

Skull base and cerebrovascular surgery; brain and skull base tumors; spinal cord disorders. Alexian. 847-981-3630

John R. Ruge

Pediatric neurosurgery; brain tumors; hydrocephalus; Chiari malformation. Advocate Children’s. 847-698-1088

Tadanori Tomita

Pediatric neurosurgery; pediatric brain tumors; hydrocephalus; neuro-oncology. Lurie. 312-227-4220

Vincent C. Traynelis

Cervical and complex spinal surgery; spinal deformity; spinal disc replacement. Rush. 888-352-7874

Orthopedic Surgery

Mark S. Cohen

Hand, wrist, and elbow surgery. Rush. 888-352-7874

Douglas R. Dirschl

Musculoskeletal trauma; fractures; osteoporosis and fragility fractures; infections of bone. Chicago. 888-824-0200

Steven Gitelis

Bone cancer; soft tissue sarcoma; limb-sparing surgery. Rush. 888-352-7874

Wayne M. Goldstein

Hip and knee replacement. Lutheran. 847-375-3000

Sherwin S.W. Ho

Arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, elbow, hip, knee, and ankle; cartilage and ligament repair; sports medicine and athletic injuries. Chicago. 888-824-0200

Joshua J. Jacobs

Hip and knee replacement and revision. Rush. 888-824-0200

Daniel P. Mass

Hand, tendon, shoulder, elbow, wrist, and upper extremity surgery; pediatric hand surgery. Chicago. 888-824-0200

Terrance D. Peabody

Soft tissue and bone tumors; limb-sparing surgery. Northwestern. 312-695-6800

Anthony A. Romeo

Shoulder, elbow, and rotator cuff surgery; arthroscopic surgery; sports medicine. Rush. 888-352-7874

S. David Stulberg

Hip and knee replacement. Northwestern. 312-664-6848

Plastic Surgery

Bruce Samuel Bauer

Cleft palate and lip; reconstructive plastic surgery; ear reshaping; pediatric plastic surgery. Highland Park. 847-504-2300

David Woosuk Chang

Breast, extremity, and trunk reconstruction; microsurgery; head and neck surgery. Chicago. 888-824-0200

Gordon Harris Derman

Cosmetic and reconstructive surgery; hand surgery; carpal tunnel syndrome. Rush. 888-352-7874

Gregory Ara Dumanian

Abdominal wall reconstruction; microsurgery; peripheral nerve surgery; aesthetic surgery. Northwestern. 312-695-6022

Julius Warren Few

Ethnic cosmetic surgery; facial rejuvenation; cosmetic surgery (breast); liposuction body contouring. Northwestern. 312-202-5074

Lawrence Jay Gottlieb

Burn care; head, neck, facial, genitourinary, abdominal wall, and lower extremity reconstruction; skin cancer; melanoma; clinical medical ethics. Chicago. 888-824-0200

Raphael Carl Lee

Trauma reconstructive surgery; repair of nerve injuries; burn and gynecologic reconstruction; varicose veins; cosmetic and laser surgery; skin cancers; neurofibromatosis; electrical injury. Chicago. 888-824-0200

McKay McKinnon

Facial tumors; cleft palate and lip; vascular malformations; neurofibromatosis. St. Joseph. 312-335-9566

Thomas Anthony Mustoe

Cosmetic surgery (face, breast); rhinoplasty; liposuction and body contouring. Northwestern. 312-788-2560

Pravin Kumar Patel

Pediatric plastic surgery; craniofacial surgery; cleft palate and lip; complex reconstructive surgery. UI Health. 312-996-7546

Robert Lee Walton Jr.

Nasal and breast reconstruction; cosmetic surgery (face, breast). St. Joseph. 312-337-7795


Michael Messod Abecassis

Liver and kidney transplant; hepatobiliary surgery; liver cancer. Northwestern. 312-695-8900

Yolanda T. Becker

Kidney and pancreas transplant. Chicago. 888-824-0200

Enrico Benedetti

Liver, pancreas, kidney, and bowel transplant. UI Health. 312-996-6771

David Jason Bentrem

Gastrointestinal, hepatobiliary, and cancer surgery; gastrointestinal cancer. Northwestern. 312-695-1130

John Joseph Brems

Pancreatic and liver cancer; liver transplant; hepatobiliary surgery. Sherman. 224-359-0100

Charles Komen Brown

Peritoneal carcinomatosis; gastrointestinal cancer and surgery; melanoma; sarcoma. CTCA. 800-322-9183

Bipan Chand

Obesity and bariatric surgery; gastroesophageal reflux disease; hernia; intestinal disorders. Loyola. 888-584-7888

Malcolm M. DeCamp Jr.

Lung cancer; esophageal surgery; emphysema (lung volume reduction); lung transplant. Northwestern. 312-695-1800

Daniel John Deziel

Hepatobiliary, pancreatic, and laparoscopic surgery; hernia. Rush. 888-352-7874

Mark K. Ferguson

Lung, esophageal, and thymus cancer. Chicago. 888-824-0200

Constantine T. Frantzides

Advanced laparoscopic surgery; obesity and bariatric surgery; hepatobiliary and esophageal surgery. St. Francis. 847-676-2200

John J. Fung

Liver, kidney, and solid organ transplant. Chicago. 888-824-0200

Nora Marie Hansen

Breast cancer (high-risk women); breast cancer risk assessment. Northwestern. 312-472-4720

Patrick M. McCarthy

Heart valve, aortic heart valve, and coronary artery surgery; left ventricular assist device. Northwestern. 312-664-3278

James Michael Millis

Pediatric and adult liver transplant. Chicago. 888-824-0200

John Renz

Pediatric and adult liver transplant. Chicago. 888-824-0200

Nathaniel Jolas Soper

Laparoscopic, biliary, and minimally invasive surgery; GERD. Northwestern. 312-695-8918

Mark S. Talamonti

Pancreatic, liver, and gastrointestinal cancer; gastrointestinal and oncologic surgery. Evanston. 847-570-1700

Jeffrey D. Wayne

Melanoma; soft tissue sarcoma; gastrointestinal and liver cancer. Northwestern. 866-587-4322

David J. Winchester

Breast cancer and surgery. Evanston. 847-570-1700

Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

Carl L. Backer

Pediatric cardiothoracic surgery; tracheal surgery; heart transplant; adult congenital heart disease. Lurie. 773-880-4378

Mamdouh Bakhos

Mitral valve surgery; minimally invasive cardiac surgery; hypertrophic cardiomyopathy; heart and lung transplant. Loyola. 888-584-7888

Michel N. Ilbawi

Pediatric cardiac surgery; congenital anomalies; congenital heart disease; adult congenital heart disease. Advocate Children’s. 708-684-5580

Wickii Vigneswaran

Thoracic surgery; thoracic cancers; lung transplant; mesothelioma. Loyola. 888-584-7888

Vascular Surgery

William H. Pearce

Aortic aneurysm; peripheral vascular disease; vein disorders. Northwestern. 312-695-2714