Krunal Pardiwala

Surgery, General Surgery | More

Clinical Associate of Surgery

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.

Krunal Pardiwala, MD, is an expert general surgeon who delivers unwavering comprehensive, compassionate care to each patient. Dr. Pardiwala specializes in gastrointestinal surgery, colon and rectal surgery, skin and soft tissue surgery, and breast surgery. His extensive clinical training allows Dr. Pardiwala to perform the most advanced surgical procedures, including minimally invasive techniques.

In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Pardiwala also uses research to improve care and quality of life for his patients. His research has included investigating treatment options for colorectal cancer and evaluating immunotherapy options. Dr. Pardiwala’s work has been published in respected, peer-reviewed journals, such as Cell Death and Disease, Journal of Clinical & Cellular Immunology and Surgery.

UChicago Faculty Physicians who provide services at UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial are not employees or agents of UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial.


Areas of Expertise

  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Breast Surgery
  • Skin/Soft Tissue Surgery

Medical Education

  • University of Illinois College of Medicine


  • University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System
  • 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

  • Surgery

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi