Saeed Chowdhry, FACS, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine
Christ Medical Center
Dr. Chowdhry has a busy clinical practice in the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago and he also practices at Advocate Christ Hospital in Oak Lawn, Illinois.
He firmly believes that understanding patients and putting their goals at the center of treatments and future innovation is fundamental to building sincere relationships and optimal results.
He was educated at Rush University College of Medicine and subsequently completed his General Surgery training at the University of Illinois at Mt. Sinai and Plastic Surgery fellowship training at the University of Louisville.
While in training and in practice he has won several research and teaching awards. He has authored peer reviewed journal articles and book chapters that have been reviewed and cited over a thousand times in the surgical literature.
In addition to Publishing papers, book chapters, and presenting research at national scientific meetings, Dr. Chowdhry has also served as a reviewer for several journals as well as the Cochrane Review and has been recognized for his expertise in reconstructive and cosmetic surgery.
As a lifelong Chicagoan Dr. Chowdhry is Bears, Bulls and Blackhawks fan, and never puts ketchup on his hot dog.