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Making the exceptional, routine; the extraordinary, possible.

At University of Chicago Medicine, we’re advancing the forefront of health every day. Bringing research to reality, and advanced care closer to where you live. Welcome to The Forefront.

At right, Dr. Roderick Tung and Carmen Ruiz, RN, in the new Arrhythmia Technology Suite.

Curing arrhythmia, changing lives.

"Her whole life is going to be different now," said Dr. Roderick Tung after performing a minimally invasive, non-surgical ablation procedure to correct Erin Drain's arrhythmia.

Meet Erin

Personalized cancer care.

At the forefront, we bring new cancer clinical trials to our patients quickly, often before they're available elsewhere. A stage 4 cancer diagnosis devastated Shanette Caywood. Today, she is a model of strength.

Meet Shanette

Aggressively targeting abdominal cancers.

Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemoperfusion (HIPEC) is a targeted surgical technique bringing new hope — and fewer side effects — to patients with abdominal cancers.

Learn more about HIPEC
Anwar Hakim, melanoma survivor and immunotherapy patient
Bringing Research to Reality

The University of Chicago Medicine is home to physicians who are pioneers in their fields, bringing research to reality and making the extraordinary possible. From breakthroughs in immunotherapy to game-changing orthopaedics, we bring you the forefront of health and advanced care.

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