Digestive Diseases

Dr. Andrew Arohnson in an exam room

At the Forefront of Digestive Disease Care

We provide care for all types of digestive conditions, from inflammatory bowel disease and liver disorders to esophageal, pancreatic and bile duct diseases, as well as all forms of gastrointestinal cancers. Our GI specialists offer exceptional care based in advanced, research-driven medicine for both common and rare GI conditions. We are one of the nation’s top-ranked hospitals for gastroenterology and GI surgery.

Digestive Diseases Center

The University of Chicago Medicine opened the first hospital-based gastroenterology department in 1927. We've been at the forefront of digestive disease care ever since.
Dr. Sonia Kupfer

Get a Second Opinion

Our specialists are at the forefront of medicine and can offer options not widely available at most hospitals.

Outside of the CCD

Traveling to Receive Care?

Destination UChicago Medicine is a new program providing concierge services for patients traveling from beyond our service areas for gastrointestinal care.

US News and World Report 2023-24 Badge for Gastroenterology

Nationally Ranked in Gastroenterology & GI Surgery

According to U.S. News & World Report's 2023-24 Rankings

Newsweek world best hospital gastroenterology

World's Best Hospitals for Gastroenterology

Newsweek ranked UChicago Medicine as one of top 50 best hospitals in the world for gastroenterology care.