Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Medicine
A Aziz  Aadam, MD

A Aziz Aadam, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Gastroenterology and Hepatology)

Focus of Work

Bio

Dr. Aadam is an interventional gastroenterologist with specialized expertise in gastrointestinal oncology as well as complex pancreas and biliary disorders. He is part of a mutli-disciplinary team that incorporates the latest research and state of the art technology into a patient centered comprehensive care plan. He is active in clinical research and has been invited to present his work at several national conferences.

Dr. Aadam has undergone additional training to perform advanced endosopi...[Read full text]
Dr. Aadam is an interventional gastroenterologist with specialized expertise in gastrointestinal oncology as well as complex pancreas and biliary disorders. He is part of a mutli-disciplinary team that incorporates the latest research and state of the art technology into a patient centered comprehensive care plan. He is active in clinical research and has been invited to present his work at several national conferences.

Dr. Aadam has undergone additional training to perform advanced endosopic procedures such as endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), ERCP, and stent placement within the GI tract. He is currently leading the initiative in endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD). ESD allows for the removal of early cancers in the gastrointestinal tract using a flexible endoscope as an alternative to invasive surgery in certain situations.[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • MD: Rush University (2006)
  • Residency: Barnes Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Internal Medicine (2009)
  • Fellowship: Medical College of Wisconsin, Gastroenterology (2012)
  • Board Certification: Internal Medicine

Contact

Administrative office: 312-695-4077
Clinic (for patients): 312-695-5620

NMH/Arkes Family Pavilion Suite 1400
676 N Saint Clair
Chicago IL 60611