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Helen S. Te, MD

Professor of Medicine

Medical Director, Adult Liver Transplant Program

Dr. Helen Te is an expert in the diagnosis and management of viral hepatitis, chronic liver disease, liver cancer and liver transplantation.

Her research interests include the prevention of post transplant complications, minimizing immunosuppression, and viral hepatitis. In addition to research, Dr. Te has also co-authored book chapters and a number of other publications in medical journals.

Practice Locations

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

University of Chicago Health Specialists
222 Indianapolis Boulevard
Schererville, IN 46375

University of Chicago Specialists at Merrillville
99 E. 86th Ave
Suite C
Merrillville, IN 46410

Year Started Practice


Board Certifications

Internal Medicine
Transplant Hepatology

Medical School

University of the Philippines


Rush University Medical Center, Chicago


The University of Chicago Medicine


American Association for the Study of Liver Disorders
American Gastroenterology Association
American Society of Transplant Physicians

Languages Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 702-2395

Office Fax

(773) 834-1288

Office Postal Address

Helen Te, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 7120
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

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Learn More About Dr. Te

Listen to Dr. Te discuss "Hepatitis and Liver Cancer" on the WVON Community Health Focus Hour.

As part of a medical team that cared for a woman with two liver diseases, Dr. Te kept the patient clinically stable and in the best physical shape possible for her transplant and recovery.

Brenda Garrett, RN, MSN, MHA was Dr. Te’s patient before and after her lifesaving liver transplant. Now the UChicago Medicine nurse works with Dr. Te on the organ transplant team. Read Garrett's story.

Selected Publications

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