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Patricia W. Finn, MD. Department Chair

© Copyright 2014 The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois

Vijay S. Khiani, M.D.

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Medicine

Administrative Positions: Medical Director, Esophageal Program; Associate Director, GI Fellowship Program

Division: Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Location: 840 S. Wood St., (M/C 716), Chicago, Illinois 60612

Phone: (312)996-6651(Office) Fax: (312)996-5103



MD, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL (2005)

Resident, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH (2005-2008)

Fellow, Yale University, New Haven, CT (2008-2011)

Faculty Positions:

Clinical Specialties

Research Interests

Selected Publications

1. Mohanty SR, Kupfer SS and Khiani V.  Treatment of chronic hepatitis B.  Nat. Clin. Pract. Gastroenterol. Hepatol. 3(8): 446-58, 2006.

2. Thompson CL, Khiani V, Chak A, Berger NA and Li L.  Carbohydrate consumption and esophageal cancer: an ecological assessment.  Am. J. Gastroenterol. 103(3): 555-61, 2007.

3. Khiani V, Kelly T, Shibili A, Jensen D and Mohanty S.  Acute inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy associated with pegylated interferon therapy for chronic hepatitis C virus infection.  World J. Gastroenterol. 14(2): 318-21, 2008.

4. Khiani V, Salah W, Maimone S, Cummings L and Chak A. Sedation during endoscopy for patients at risk of obstructive sleep apnea. Gastrointes.t Endosc. 70(6): 1116-20, 2009.

5. Khiani V, Soulos P, Gancayco J and Gross C.  Anesthesiologist involvement in screening colonoscopy: temporal trends and cost implications in the Medicare population.  Clin. Gastroenterol. Hepatol. 10: 58-64, 2012.