Jacques Abramowicz, MD

Maternal-Fetal Medicine, OB/GYN | More

Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology Director, Ultrasound Services for Maternal-Fetal Medicine

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.

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Jacques Abramowicz, MD, is an expert in the use of ultrasound for prenatal diagnosis of fetal anomalies and screening for early detection of ovarian cancer.

Dr. Abramowicz’s research focuses on the prenatal diagnosis of fetal anomalies, screening and early diagnosis of ovarian cancer and the bioeffects and safety of ultrasound. 

He is on the Executive Bureau of the World Federation of Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, is a member of the World Health Organization's Guidelines Task Force on Non-Ionizing Radiation and was elected to be a member of the Scientific Expert Group of the International Commission on Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection in May 2016.

Dr. Abramowicz received the William J. Fry Memorial Lecture Award from the American Institute of Ultrasound Medicine for his significant contributions to the scientific progress of medical diagnostic ultrasound. He also was the recipient of the 2011 March of Dimes Jonas Salk Leadership award. He has published more than 175 scientific articles in international peer-reviewed journals, as well as more than 20 book chapters. He is co-editor of several books and the editor of “First Trimester Ultrasound: A Comprehensive Guide,” published in 2015. In addition, he has delivered 220 lectures to national and international audiences.

Areas of Expertise

Medical Education

  • Sackler School of Medicine

Internship

  • Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center

Residency

  • Sapir Medical Clinic

Fellowship

  • King's College Hospitall; Eastern Virginia Medical School

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
  • World Federation for Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology
  • American Gynecological and Obstetrical Society
  • International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • Aetna HMO (specialists only)
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO (specialists only)
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI) (specialists only)
  • BCBS PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare *see insurance page
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Aetna Better Health *see insurance page
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • United Choice Plus POS/PPO
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO) (specialists only)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
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At a Glance

Practicing Since1975

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

Languages Spoken

  • Yiddish
  • Hebrew
  • French
  • English