About the University of Chicago Medicine
The University of Chicago Medicine and Biological Sciences, one of the nation's leading academic medical institutions, has been at the forefront of medical care since 1927, when it first opened to patients. Today, it comprises the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, a top 10 medical school in the country; the University of Chicago Biological Sciences Division, a section committed to scientific discovery; and the University of Chicago Medical Center, consistently ranked among the best hospitals in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. Twelve Nobel Prize winners in physiology or medicine have been affiliated with the University of Chicago Medicine.
University of Chicago Medicine physicians are members of the University of Chicago Physicians Group, which includes about 900 physicians and covers the full array of medical and surgical specialties. Our physicians are faculty members of the Pritzker School of Medicine.
These organizations are headed by Kenneth S. Polonsky, MD, Dean of the Biological Sciences Division and the Pritzker School of Medicine, and executive vice president for medical affairs at the University of Chicago.
In fiscal 2014, revenues for patient care totaled $1.4 billion at the 568-bed medical center. Each year, UChicago Medicine admits more than 25,000 patients and logs more than 78,000 visits to its adult and pediatric emergency departments.
Information About the Medical Campus
A Brief History of the University of Chicago Medicine
University of Chicago Medicine Firsts
Kenneth S. Polonsky, MD
Our Nobel Laureates
U.S.News & World Report Ranking
JCAHO Public Notice
Bucksbaum Institute for Clinical Excellence
University of Chicago Medicine
Center for Care and Discovery
University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's Hospital
Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine
Pritzker School of Medicine
Gwen and Jules Knapp Center for Biomedical Discovery
Our Various Locations
Directions to the Medical Campus
Directions to Comer Children's Hospital
Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine Floor Plan
Bernard A. Mitchell Floor Plan
Center for Care and Discovery Floor Plan
Off-Site Clinic Locations