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Professor of Medicine Director, Thoracic Oncology

A clinically integrated network of physicians and providers employed by UChicago Medicine who offer care in inpatient, community, ambulatory, acute care or extended care settings.

Jyoti D. Patel, MD
Jyoti Patel, MD, specializes in the treatment of patients with lung cancer and other thoracic cancers. She uses targeted approaches, immunotherapy and cytotoxic chemotherapy to tailor treatment to each patient with the goal of improving outcomes.

An active researcher, Dr. Patel has served as the principal investigator of multiple clinical trials. Her work focuses on developing novel therapeutics and personalized treatments for lung cancer.

Dr. Patel has also authored numerous publications and has held leadership positions on national thoracic cancer committees, including the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, Hoosier Oncology Group and the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group.


  • Hematology and Oncology (Cancer)

Areas of Expertise

Medical Education

  • Indiana University School of Medicine


  • McGaw Medical Center, Northwestern University


  • McGaw Medical Center, Northwestern University


  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center; Weill Medical College of Cornell University

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer
  • Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
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To Refer a Patient

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At a Glance

Practicing Since2000

Board Certifications

  • Medical Oncology
  • Internal Medicine

Languages Spoken

  • English
Q & A with UChicago Medicine Lung Cancer Experts

UChicago Medicine physicians Jyoti Patel, MD, and D. Kyle Hogarth, MD, answer questions about lung cancer and discuss the latest advances in lung cancer prevention, screening, diagnosis and treatment.

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