Below is a list of the top and leading Gastroenterologists in Chicago. To help you find the best Gastroenterologists located near you in Chicago, our team at Kev’s Best put together our own list based on this rating points list.
Chicago’s Best Gastroenterologists:
The top rated Gastroenterologists in Chicago are:
- Dr. Perry L. Kamel – Perry L. Kamel, M.D.
- Dr. Greg Cohen – Greg S. Cohen, MD
- Dr. Julia A. Dyer – Dyer GI Clinics Of Illinois
- Dr. Robert E. Carroll – University of Illinois Hospital
- Dr. George Atia – The Illinois Center For Digestive And Liver Health
Perry L. Kamel, M.D.
Dr. Perry L. Kamel is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and is Board Certified in Gastroenterology as well as Internal Medicine. While living in New York City, Dr. Kamel graduated Summa Cum Laude from Columbia College of Columbia University and attended Cornell University Medical College. Dr. Kamel moved to Chicago to complete a residency in Internal Medicine at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and was recognized as the outstanding member of his intern class with the Walter A. Rambach Award. After completing his fellowship in gastroenterology at the University of Chicago, Dr. Kamel returned to Northwestern Memorial Hospital as a member of the Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation where he conducted research in Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and its association with laryngeal symptoms and was an attending physician on the Gastroenterology Service.
Colon Cancer Screening, Colonoscopy, Crohn’s Disease, Endoscopy, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), Gastrointestinal Disease, General Gastroenterology, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Ulcerative Colitis
“Caring and knowledgeable! Goid listener. Excellent doctor! He is the best in doing colonoscopies. He takes the time to explain the process and follows up with results. Great office staff as well.” -Cynthia C
Greg S. Cohen, MD
Dr. Greg Cohen practices General Gastroenterology with additional special focuses on Crohn’s Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, and non surgical treatment of hemorrhoids. Dr. Cohen is originally from Potomac, Maryland. He completed his undergraduate work at Cornell University and medical school at the University of Maryland. Dr. Cohen moved to Chicago in 1998 where he completed his residency at Northwestern followed by a 4 year combined clinical and research GI fellowship under an NIH training grant at the University of Chicago. He has been in practice at Northwestern since 2005.
Dr. Cohen is board certified in Gastroenterology and is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at Northwestern University. He is a fellow of both the American College of Gastroenterology and the American Gastroenterological Association. He is actively involved in teaching medical students as well as GI fellows, and has received multiple teaching awards from the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. He has published multiple papers and also serves as a peer reviewer.
Celiac Disease, Colon Cancer Screening, Constipation, Crohn’s Disease, Diarrhea, Familial Colon Cancer Syndromes, Hemorrhoid Treatment, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Peptic Ulcer Disease, Rectal Bleeding, Swallowing Disorders, Ulcerative Colitis
“Dr. Cohen was patient and empathetic regarding all may concerns…not dismissive or rude. He took a complete history of my bowel issues back over 20 years. His own research was obviously on his own time incl. pictures and results. I feel a so grateful to have a Dr who is accessible not 3 months away!! My concerns of all my health were addressed and I left with the weight of the world off me. I woke up w/o pain! Please note a star goes to his wonderful assistant Maritza! Grateful again!” -Susann Doveikis
Dyer GI Clinics Of Illinois
Dr. Julia A. Dyer, founder of Dyer GI Clinics of Illinois, has been a practicing gastroenterologist for 25 years.
The GI focus areas at the Clinics include removal of hemorrhoids, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), anal fissures, nutrition management, and anal dysplasia (HPV).
A native Chicagoan and a graduate of Chicago Public Schools, Dr. Dyer received a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from the University of Illinois-Chicago and a Master of Public Health degree in Health Management from the University of Illinois-School of Public Health. Dr. Dyer received her Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of California-Los Angeles (UCLA) and completed her medical residency at Michael Reese Hospital in Chicago. Dr. Dyer then completed her post-graduate fellowship training in Gastroenterology and Clinical Nutrition at The University of Chicago.
IRC (Infrared Coagulation), Anal Pap Smear, Colonoscopy, EGD (Upper Endoscopy), ALCAT Food Sensitivity Test, Removal of anal and genital warts, Repair of anal fissures, USCIS I-693 Medical Exams
“Thank you Dr. Dyer, she is really willing to help, even the medical condition is not related to her speciality, and she will care for you (not advertise for her) Thank you Dr. Dyer, from our warm heart. Thank you” -Vince Wu
University of Illinois Hospital
Dr. Robert E. Carroll is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. Dr. Carroll has special expertise in treating acid reflux disease (gastroesophageal reflux), constipation, irritable bowel syndrome, and ulcerative colitis. He has over 30 years of experience. He is bilingual in English and Spanish.
Colon and Rectal Cancer, Gastroenterology, Small Bowel Transplant, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
“The Best most compassionate doctor I have met! Thanks Dr. Carroll. The Sawyer family appreciate and thanks you for your service!” -Rhoda Williams
The Illinois Center For Digestive And Liver Health
Dr. George Atia started his private practice in 2002 and it has been rapidly growing ever since. He completed his fellowship at the University of Illinois in Chicago and has also completed advanced training in ERCP and EUS. Dr. Atia is the founder and medical director of the Illinois Center for Digestive and Liver Health.
Colonoscopy, Upper Endoscopy, Hemorhoidal banding, ERCP, Endoscopic Ultrasound, Liver biopsy, Esophageal and anorectal manometry, Small Bowel Capsule
“I was shocked this past year to develop some health problems in the ol’ gastrointestinal arena. My family doctor sent me to Dr. Atia and I’ve been completely pleased with all the service I’ve received. He and his office staff/assistants are very friendly, knowledgeable, and capable – without exception. I do NOT like being sedated but I was comfortable knowing I was in good hands. My problems have been abated and I am happy to have found a good doctor. Highly recommend!” -Bethany Lokken
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