Roger D. Hurst, MD

Colon and Rectal Surgery, Gastrointestinal Surgery (GI Surgery), General Surgery | More

Professor of Surgery

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.

Roger Hurst, MD, is an expert in the surgical treatment of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), and gastrointestinal malignancies. He uses minimally invasive surgery and advanced bowel sparing surgical techniques.

In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Hurst is the author of dozens of scientific articles and more than 20 book chapters regarding gastrointestinal conditions and is frequently asked to speak at international conferences.

Medical Education

  • University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine


  • Michigan Medicine


  • University of Chicago Medicine

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
  • College of Surgeons of Hong Kong
  • Association for Academic Surgery
  • Society of Surgical Oncology
  • Chicago Surgical Society
  • Illinois Surgical Society
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Crohn's and Colitis Foundation
  • 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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At a Glance

Practicing Since1983

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery

Languages Spoken

  • English