Tiffany J. Patton, MD, provides care for children and adolescents with gastrointestinal problems. She has a particular interest in eosinophilic esophagitis, food allergies and intolerances, nutrition, fecal microbiota transplantation and chronic conditions including inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and celiac disease.

Dr. Patton's research focuses on the process by which bacteria in the gastrointestinal tract respond to stimuli in patients with food allergies versus healthy individuals. She has written several review articles on GI bleeding, vitamin and mineral absorption and deficiency, and Zollinger Ellison syndrome.

Areas of Expertise

Education

Meharry Medical College School of Medcine

Additional Education

  • Residency: John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County
  • Fellowship: University of Chicago Medicine
  • University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's Hospital

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Gastroenterology Association
  • North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
  • 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
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Comer Children's Hospital - Hyde Park

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Comer Children's at Little Company of Mary Hospital - Evergreen Park

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Merrillville

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At a Glance

Practicing Since2012

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English