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Dr. John Alverdy, MD


Professional statement

*** This clinic does not accept self-pay patients. *** Dr. Alverdy performs a wide variety of complex minimally invasive and open gastrointestinal surgical procedures with 25 years of experience in the field. He is nationally recognized for introducing several new operations into the field, including minimally invasive pancreatic surgery, bariatric surgery, and surgery for disorders of the foregut including the esophagus and stomach. In order to best serve you, please remember to provide your unique member ID number on your insurance card for your appointment. If this is not provided, you may expect a call from our office to get that information prior to your appointment so we can verify your benefits. We look forward to seeing you.


  • Surgeon

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Hospital affiliations

  • The University of Chicago Medical Center

Board certifications

  • American Board of Surgery

Education and training

  • Medical School - Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara Facultad de Medicina Guadalajara
  • Michael Reese Hospital (Residency)
  • University of Chicago Medicine (Residency)

Professional memberships

  • American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition
  • American Surgical Association
  • The Halsted Society

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Office locations

University of Chicago Medicine Hyde Park

UChicago Medicine Hyde Park

5758 South Maryland Avenue, DCAM 6th Floor - Module 6A

Chicago, IL 60637

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