Savitri E. Fedson, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Savitri E. Fedson, MD, is a cardiologist who specializes in heart failure and heart transplantation. Dr. Fedson is part of a team of medical and surgical specialists who provide a full range of treatment options to improve the pumping ability of the heart in patients with heart failure. If transplantation is required, she cares for patients before and after transplant to ensure the best outcome. Dr. Fedson is actively researching comparisons between invasive and non-invasive hemodynamic measurements, and heart failure prevention.

Practice Locations

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

150 E. Huron
Suite 900
Chicago, IL 60611

Year Started Practice


Board Certification

Internal Medicine

Medical School

University of Virginia School of Medicine

Internship and Residency

The University of Chicago Medicine
Cook County Hospital, Chicago


The University of Chicago Medicine
Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston


American College of Cardiology
American College of Physicians
American Society of Transplantation
International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation

Language Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 702-9461

Office Fax

(773) 834-1764

Office Postal Address

Savitri E. Fedson, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 6080
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

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Read More About Dr. Fedson

Each year, heart transplant recipients, their families, and physicians and staff celebrate the gift of organ donation at the heart transplant reunion. Dr. Fedson is featured in a story about this annual event.

Read about the comprehensive treatment plan Dr. Fedson and a team of medical center physicians developed for Kathleen Colvin, who had congestive heart failure, atrial fibrillation and other conditions--and was at risk for needing kidney dialysis or a transplant.

Selected Publications

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