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Roger D. Hurst, MD

Professor of Surgery

Roger Hurst, MD, is an expert in the surgical treatment of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), and gastrointestinal malignancies. He uses minimally invasive surgery and advanced bowel sparing surgical techniques.

In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Hurst is the author of dozens of scientific articles and more than 20 book chapters regarding gastrointestinal conditions and is frequently asked to speak at international conferences.

Practice Locations

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

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

Year Started Practice


Board Certification

General Surgery

Medical School

The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine


University of Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor


The University of Chicago Medicine


American College of Surgeons
Association for Academic Surgery
Chicago Surgical Society
College of Surgeons of Hong Kong
Crohn's & Colitis Foundation
Illinois Surgical Society
Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
Society of Surgical Oncology

Language Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 834-2124

Office Fax

(773) 834-1995

Office Postal Address

Roger D. Hurst, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 5095
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

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Read More About Dr. Hurst

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

Not long after having surgery for Crohn's disease performed by Dr. Hurst, Bob McCullough completed a week-long, 475-mile bike ride across Iowa.

Dr. Hurst is featured in a story about a father and daughter who were treated for Crohn's disease at the medical center.

Selected Publications

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