UChicago Medicine IBD experts create new treatment regimen to first heal the inflamed gut, then achieve remission with safer, long-term therapy, avoiding the need for surgery.
Appendix cancer is rare, but the multidisciplinary team of oncologists and surgeons at the University of Chicago Medicine expertly treats the disease. We spoke to Kiran Turaga, MD, MPH, about the latest treatment techniques and research.
For college student Jaclyn Hanley, the challenges of managing ulcerative colitis symptoms, medication side effects and multiple hospitalizations — in addition to her studies — felt miserable. After starting treatment with IBD expert David Rubin, MD, Hanley eventually found relief and remission.