Alan Jackson

Cardiology (Heart Care) | More

Assistant Professor of Medicine Medical Director, South Side Community Cardiology

UChicago Faculty Physicians hold faculty positions with the University of Chicago and provide care for patients on the academic health system’s main campus in Hyde Park and in care centers throughout the Chicago region.

Alan L. Jackson, MD, is an expert cardiologist who specializes in identifying and treating a wide range of cardiac conditions, including everything from common heart problems like hypertension and hyperlipidemia to complex cardiac diseases, such as valve disease, chronic heart failure and coronary heart disease.

Dr. Jackson is committed to working closely with his patients to ensure they fully understand their condition and find the best treatment option(s) for their individual healthcare needs. He is also passionate about working with underserved populations, including those most at risk for heart disease, to prevent and/or slow the progression of heart damage.

Areas of Expertise

  • Preventive Cardiology

Medical Education

  • University of California San Francisco School of Medicine


  • Michael Reese Hospital


  • Michael Reese Hospital


  • Michael Reese Hospital

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American College of Cardiology
  • Aetna HMO (specialists only)
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO (specialists only)
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI) (specialists only)
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare *see insurance page
  • Aetna Better Health *see insurance page
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice Plus POS/PPO
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO) (specialists only)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • BCBS Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus HMO
  • United Choice HMO (specialists only)
  • University of Chicago Health Plan (UCHP)
To Request an Appointment

Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine (DCAM) - Hyde Park

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UChicago Medicine South Loop

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At a Glance

Practicing Since1999

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease

Languages Spoken

  • English