Ruba K. Azzam, MD

Hepatology (Liver Disease), Pediatric Gastroenterology | More

Associate Professor of Pediatrics Director, Pediatric Hepatology
Medical Director, Pediatric Liver Transplant Program

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.

Close
773-702-6169
Book Online Powered by Zocdoc Request an Appointment Refer a Patient
Ruba Azzam, MD, specializes in treating children with conditions related to hepatology, gastroenterology and nutrition. Her clinical interests include hepatobiliary diseases, liver transplantation, pancreatic disorders and the full range of gastrointestinal diseases.

Dr. Azzam has authored several publications in peer-reviewed medical journals and book chapters focusing on liver-related research as well as general gastroenterology, hepatology and transplant hepatology.

Areas of Expertise

Medical Education

  • University of Jordan Faculty of Medicine

Internship

  • Jordan University Hospital; University of North Dakota Children's Hospital; Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center

Residency

  • University of Wisconsin American Family Children's Hospital; Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center

Fellowship

  • Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Gastroenterological Association
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
  • American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI)
  • BCBS PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare*
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
To Request an Appointment
Book Online Powered by Zocdoc

Comer Children's Hospital - Hyde Park

Request an Appointment at Comer Children's Hospital - Hyde Park

UChicago Medicine Orland Park

Request an Appointment at UChicago Medicine Orland Park

To Refer a Patient

Refer a Patient

At a Glance

Practicing Since2005

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
  • Transplant Hepatology
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Languages Spoken

  • Arabic
  • English