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Daniel Catenacci, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

As an adult medical oncologist, Daniel Catenacci, MD, specializes in the treatment of gastrointestinal malignancies. He provides skilled care for a range of gastrointestinal cancers, including gastric (stomach) cancer, esophageal cancer and gastroesophageal junction cancer. Dr. Catenacci works with a multidisciplinary team of surgical oncologists, radiation oncologists, and medical oncologists to provide the most optimal care possible for cancer patients.

An active basic and clinical researcher, Dr. Catenacci is involved in bench-to-bedside translational research. He conducts basic investigations on normal and cancer cell signaling with the ultimate goal of developing new inhibitory drugs for the treatment of gastroesophageal cancer and other digestive malignancies. Additionally, Dr. Catenacci designs and executes clinical trials based on laboratory findings and discoveries. Early in his training, he completed a William J. von Liebig Summer Research Fellowship at the Harvard Institutes of Medicine.

Practice Locations

The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine
5758 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Year Started Practice


Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Medical Oncology

Medical School

Wayne State University School of Medicine

Internship and Residency

UCLA Health System, Westwood, CA


The University of Chicago Medicine


Alpha Omega Alpha
American Association for Cancer Research
American College of Physicians
American Society of Clinical Oncology
Medical Council of Canada

Languages Spoken


Office Phone

(773) 702-7596

Office Fax

(773) 702-9268

Office Postal Address

Daniel Catenacci, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 2115
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

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Selected Publications

View a partial list of Dr. Catenacci's publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database.