100 UChicago Medicine physicians named to 'Top Disease Doctors' list

Center for Care and Discovery

These 100 University of Chicago Medicine physicians were featured as "Top Disease Doctors" in the June/July 2020 issue of Chicago magazine. The clinicians were selected by their peers for excellence in treating some of the most challenging illnesses, including heart disease, cancer and COVID-19.

Cardiac Electrophysiology

Roderick Tung, MD

Cardiovascular disease

Michael Davidson, MD

Jeanne DeCara, MD

Roberto Lang, MD

James Liao, MD

Atman Shah, MD

Matthew Sorrentino, MD

R. Parker Ward, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery

Neil Hyman, MD


Diana Bolotin, MD

Christopher Shea, MD

Diagnostic Radiology

Abraham Dachman, MD

Heber MacMahon, MD

Gregory Scott Stacy, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Ronald Cohen, MD

David Ehrmann, MD

Louis Philipson, MD, PhD

David Sarne, MD

Tamara Vokes, MD


Irving Waxman, MD

Gynecologic Oncology

Nita Karnik Lee, MD

Ernst Lengyel, MD, PhD

S. Diane Yamada, MD


Richard Larson, MD

Hongtao Liu, MD, PhD

Wendy Stock, MD

Michael Thirman, MD

Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Monica Malec, MD

Infectious Diseases

Jean-Luc Benoit, MD

Kathleen Mullane, DO, PharmD

David Pitrak, MD

Kenneth Pursell, MD

Stephen Weber, MD

Medical Oncology

Michael Bishop, MD

Daniel Catenacci, MD

Christopher Daugherty, MD

Gini Fleming, MD

Thomas Gajewski, MD, PhD

Lucy Godley, MD, PhD

Olwen Hahn, MD

Philip Hoffman, MD

Andrzej Jakubowiak, MD, PhD

Hedy Kindler, MD

Justin Kline, MD

Rita Nanda, MD

Olatoyosi Odenike, MD

Olufunmilayo Olopade, MD

Blase Polite, MD

Mark Ratain, MD

Sonali Smith, MD

Walter Stadler, MD

Russell Szmulewitz, MD

Everett Vokes, MD

James Wallace, MD


Barry Arnason, MD

James Brorson, MD

Adil Javed, MD, PhD

Thomas Kelly, MD

Richard Kraig, MD, PhD

James Mastrianni, MD

Anthony Reder, MD

Raymond Roos, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

Rex Haydon, MD, PhD


Nishant Agrawal, MD

Elizabeth Blair, MD

Louis de Guzman Portugal, MD

Pain Medicine

Magdalena Anitescu, MD

Plastic Surgery

David Chang, MD

Raphael Lee, MD

Lawrence Zachary, MD

Pulmonary Disease

Remzi Bag, MD

Edward Garrity, MD

D. Kyle Hogarth, MD

John Kress, MD

Gokhan Mutlu, MD

Edward Naureckas, MD

Julian Solway, MD

Mary Strek, MD

Christopher Olopade, MD

Radiation Oncology

Steven Chmura, MD, PhD

Philip Connell, MD

Daniel Haraf, MD

Yasmin Hasan, MD

Stanley Liauw, MD


Peter Angelos MD, PhD

John Fung, MD, PhD

Roger Hurst, MD

Nora Jaskowiak, MD

J. Michael Millis, MD

Mitchell Posner, MD

Kevin Roggin, MD

Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery

Husam Balkhy, MD

Jessica Donington, MD

Mark Ferguson, MD

Valluvan Jeevanandam, MD

Scott Eggener, MD

Arieh Shalhav, MD

Gregory Zagaja, MD

Vascular & Interventional Radiology

Van Ha Thuong, MD