Gastrointestinal and Oncologic Surgery Overview

Gastrointestinal and Oncologic Surgery

Gastrointestinal and Oncologic Surgery Overview

The Gastrointestinal and Oncologic Surgery Program offers gastrointestinal surgery, endocrine surgery, bariatric surgery, colorectal surgery, and surgical oncology.

Gastrointestinal surgery

Our gastrointestinal (GI) physicians diagnose and treat:

Additionally, our Minimally Invasive Surgery Program treats a wide variety of gastrointestinal disorders including achalasia, obesity, gallstones and hernias.

Oncologic surgery 

Surgical oncology physicians provide diagnosis and treatment of diseases and cancers involving:

Areas of Care

The Northwestern Medicine Digestive Health Center provides top-quality care with its multidisciplinary team, including gastroenterologists, interventional endoscopists, surgeons, psychologists and dietitians.

Gastrointestinal Programs and Services

Oncologic Surgery

Our surgical oncology physicians practice out of the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University. In partnership with the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute (NCI) designated comprehensive cancer center, we provide the best possible care to patients, their families and caregivers.

The Lurie Cancer Center provides a full range of oncology services and provides access to specialized research, clinical trials and diagnostic services.

Northwestern Medicine Palos Hospital offers gastrointestinal surgical services for patients in the Chicagoland area. To learn more about our program, please call 708.923.4000.

Locations & Contact Information