K. Gautham Reddy, MD

Hepatology (Liver Disease), Gastroenterology, Transplant | More

Associate Professor of Medicine Director, Transplant Hepatology Fellowship Program

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.

K. Gautham Reddy, MD, is an expert in liver diseases including viral hepatitis, cirrhosis and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). He is also a specialist in general gastroenterology and endoscopy.
Dr. Reddy's research includes the treatment of hepatitis C in special populations. He is an investigator in several clinical trials testing novel medications for hepatitis C and hepatic encephalopathy. Additionally, he serves as program director for the gastroenterology fellowship at the University of Chicago.

Areas of Expertise

Medical Education

  • University of Tennessee College of Medicine


  • University of Tennessee Medical Center


  • University of Tennessee Medical Center


  • University of Chicago Medicine; University of Tennessee Medical Center

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • 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)
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At a Glance

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology
  • Transplant Hepatology

Languages Spoken

  • English