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Patricia L. Turner, MD

Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery

Patricia L. Turner, MD, FACS, is a fellowship-trained general surgeon with a particular interest and expertise in minimally invasive and laparoscopic surgery, including abdominal wall reconstruction, complex hernia repairs and diseases of the biliary and gastrointestinal tract.

In addition to her clinical practice, Dr. Turner is a dedicated educator and commits a large part of her practice toward training and mentoring future surgeons. She is also an academic surgeon with special research interest in patient outcomes following various surgical procedures.

Practice Locations

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

150 East Huron, Suite 900
Chicago, IL 60611

Board Certification

General Surgery

Medical School

Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC

Internship and Residency

Howard University Hospital, Washington, DC (general surgery)


Mount Sinai Medical Center/Weill-Cornell University School of Medicine/Columbia University, New York (minimally invasive and laparoscopic surgery)


American College of Surgeons
American Medical Association
Association for Academic Surgery
Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons
Society of University Surgeons
Southern Surgical Association

Language Spoken


Office Phone

(773) 834-3524

Office Postal Address

Patricia L. Turner, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 5031
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

  • Minimally invasive and laparoscopic gastrointestinal and biliary tract surgery
  • Complex abdominal wall hernia and reconstruction
  • Surgical endoscopy
  • Diagnostic laparoscopy
  • Surgical infections
  • Hernia repair

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150 E. Huron Street
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