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Lisa Marie Cannon, MD, FACS, FASCRS

Assistant Professor of Surgery

Lisa Marie Cannon, MD, specializes in the surgical care of patients with inflammatory bowel disease, colon and rectal cancer, complex anorectal disorders, diverticulitis and other disorders of the colon and rectum. She has a special interest in minimally invasive or laparoscopic techniques and the use of enhanced recovery pathways to reduce post-operative pain and shorten recovery time.

Dr. Cannon is dedicated to compassionate, patient-tailored clinical care, utilizing the most current evidence to allow for the best possible surgical outcomes.

Dr. Cannon develops and optimizes colorectal education for surgical residents and medical students. She also has a strong interest in advancing surgical quality and patient safety with an emphasis on patient handoffs and interdisciplinary team communication.

Practice Location

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

Center for Advanced Care at Orland Park
14290 S. La Grange Rd.
Orland Park, IL 60462

Year Started Practice


Board Certification

General Surgery
Colon and Rectal Surgery

Medical School

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

Internship and Residency

New York Presbyterian-Columbia University Medical Center


The University of Chicago Medicine


American College of Surgeons
American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
Chicago Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons

Language Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 834-2174

Office Fax

(773) 834-1995

Office Postal Address

Lisa M. Cannon, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 6040
Chicago, IL 60637

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Dr. Cannon is a member of the multidisciplinary Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center.

Selected Publications

Cannon LM, Butler FN, Wan W, Zhou ZS. A stereospecific colorimetric assay for (S,S)-adenosylmethionine quantification based on thiopurine methyltransferase-catalyzed thiol methylation. Analytical Biochemistry. 308(2): 358-63, 2002.

Zang T, Lee BWK, Cannon LM, Ritter KA, Dai S, Ren D, Wood TK, Zhou ZS. A naturally occurring brominated furanone covalently modifies and inactivates LuxS. Bioorganic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters. 19(21): 6200-620, 2009.

Cannon LM, Reavey PL, Umanskiy K, Singer M, Krane MK. Laparoscopic ileocolectomy is underutilized in Crohn’s Disease: analysis of a national database. Poster presentation at the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Meeting. Hollywood, FL, May 2014.

Bello B, Teng E, Lyubashevsky E, Cannon L, Song D, Umanskiy K.. A tandem robotic technique of extralevator abdominoperineal resection followed by robotic rectus abdominus muscle flap harvest for immediate reconstruction of pelvic floor defect. Accepted at the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons Annual Meeting. Hollywood, FL, May 2014. Receiving the Barton Hoexter, MD Best Video Award