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Clinical Associate of Medicine

UCM Medical Group physicians with privileges at the hospital are independent physicians. They are not employees or agents of the University of Chicago Medical Center or Ingalls Memorial.

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Andrea L. Amico, MD, MA

Andrea L. Amico, MD, MA, specializes in the management of gastrointestinal and breast malignancies and neuroendocrine tumors in the Section of Hematology/Oncology. She has additional training in clinical cancer genetics, risk and prevention and medical anthropology, with a focus on the social and cultural context and implications of care. During her fellowship, Dr. Amico created a pilot study to explore the risks and benefits of genetic information in high-risk African-American families. She has experience caring for patients from disparate sociocultural and educational backgrounds who have complex medical needs.

UCM Medical Group physicians with privileges at the hospital are independent physicians. They are not employees or agents of the University of Chicago Medical Center or Ingalls Memorial.

Specialties

  • Hematology and Oncology (Cancer)

Areas of Expertise

Medical Education

  • Indiana University School of Medicine

Residency

  • Indiana University School of Medicine

Fellowship

  • University of Chicago Medicine

Other Grad Education

  • Master of Arts Program in Social Sciences, The University of Chicago; The City of Hope Intensive Course in Clinical Cancer Genetics; NIH/NCI Summer Curriculum in Cancer Prevention

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI)
  • BCBS PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
To Request an Appointment

UChicago Medicine Orland Park

Request an Appointment at UChicago Medicine Orland Park or call UCM Connect at 1-888-824-0200

Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hospital - New Lenox

Request an Appointment at Comprehensive Cancer Center at Silver Cross Hospital - New Lenox or call UCM Connect at 1-855-826-1400

To Refer a Patient

Refer a Patient or call UCM Connect at 1-888-824-0200

At a Glance

Practicing Since2009

Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology
  • Hematology

Languages Spoken

  • English