Dr. Samir Gupta

General Surgery
Chicago, IL
28 years experience male

Locations

Rush University Surgeons

Chicago, IL

Address

Chicago, IL
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My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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Rush University Surgeons

Chicago, IL

About

Bio

Graduated from University of Chicago, MD 92 Residency training in General Surgery at Butterworth Hospital (now Spectrum Health) in Grand Rapids, MI Graduated in 99 Fellowship training in Surgical Critical Care at Butterworth Hospital in Grand Rapids, MI 96-97 Assistant Professor of Surgery, Chief of Division of Surgical Critical Care at University of Illinois, College of Medicine Peoria 99-2014 Director of SICU at OSF St Francis Medical Center in Peoria, IL 2002-2014 Section Chief SICU and Acute Care Surgery Rush University Medical Center. Assistant Professor of Surgery. 2014-present. My interests are in hernia, pancreaticobiliary, gastrointestinal, endocrine, and trauma and complex general surgery. Special interests include minimally invasive surgery, wound and hyperbaric therapy.

Specialties
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General Surgery

Critical Care

Doctor Q&A

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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Samir Gupta
28 years experience General Surgery
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Samir Gupta
28 years experience General Surgery
Possible but rare: If you did not have lymph node involvement in your neck you are still at an early stage and so would be unlikely to have metastatic disease. Thyroid ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Samir Gupta
28 years experience General Surgery
Bloating: If you are having this done laparoscopically or robotically the incisional pain will improve quickly. Most patients having repair of a large hiatal h ... Read More
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, IL
Graduated 1992MD

Residency

SPECTRUM HEALTH - BUTTERWORTH CAMPUS

Residency

University of Florida

Awards

Assistant Professor of Surgery Rush University Chicago, Illinois
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