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The University of Illinois Medical Center at Chicago and its affiliated College of Medicine hosts some of the world’s most talented surgeons and most dedicated faculty. Trained at reputable medical schools around the world, our transplant surgeons each have over 10 years of experience in surgery. With a broad training in transplant surgery, they are able to perform kidney, liver, pancreas and small bowel transplants. Moreover, our faculty members match their breadth of knowledge with depth that is displayed in the research technologies that they are developing to improve transplantation.    

  • Enrico Benedetti, MD, FACS- Professor and Head, Department of Surgery and Co-Director, Transplant Center

  • Jose Oberholzer, MD- Associate Professor of Surgery and Chief, Division of Transplant Surgery

  • Amelia Bartholomew, MD - Associate Professor of Surgery and Molecular Genetics

  • Ivo Tzvetanov, MD - Assistant Professor of Surgery

  • Hoonbae Jeon, MD, FACS - Associate Professor of Surgery and Director, Liver Transplantation and                                            Hepatobiliary surgery
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