Advocate Illinois Masonic
Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center is a 551-bed teaching and referral center located on Chicago's north side. It is part of Advocate Health Care, one of the top health care systems in the country and the largest fully integrated health care delivery system in Illinois. More than 900 affiliated physicians are on staff; several physicians were named among the top American Doctors in Chicago Magazine. The Center features numerous high-tech diagnostic and treatment resources. Advocate Illinois Masonic is also one of Chicago's busiest emergency care sites and is designated a Level I Trauma Center.
Illinois Masonic Medical Center provides care for North Side Chicago multiethnic, multicultural, socially diversified population. Rotations at our hospital can be rigorous and demanding but at the end of the rotation, you will be highly competent in areas of surgery. Faculty is composed of outstanding clinicians with academic background skills and expertise cover all disciplines of surgery and many fields of scientific investigation. Members of Faculty enjoy teaching and closely supervise residents in the treatment of patients. Structured daily educational conferences are considered a ground stone of the entire teaching program. Surgical training is comprehensive, but each hospital has a unique contribution to provide exclusive surgical experience to our residents.
At Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center you will find:
Vijay K. Maker, M.D., F.A.CS., F.R.C.S.
Chairman, Department of Surgery
Executive Director, MGH Residency in General Surgery
Richard J. Fantus, M.D., F.A.C.S
Chief, Section of Surgical Critical Care
Director of Trauma Services
Associate Program Director
Program Director, Surgical Critical Care Residency
Marek Rudnicki, M.D., PhD, F.A.C.S
Site Program Director
Nikolaos Dallas, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Joaquin Estrada, M.D.
Michele M. Mellett, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Associate Director, Surgical Critical Care Residency
Director, Trauma Education
Marc A. Adajar, M.D.
Kiran Amin, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Balasubramanian Iyer, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Section Chief, Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
Terrence Lerner, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Rami Lutfi, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Ajay V. Maker, M.D. F.A.C.S.
Mark Keldahl, M.D., F.A.C.S.