Stephan Wyers, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery

General surgeon Stephan Wyers, MD, is a skilled specialist in hepatobiliary/pancreatic surgery. Dr. Wyers focuses on the surgical treatment of gallstones, abdominal wall hernias, and complications of pancreatitis. Whenever possible, he uses minimally invasive surgical techniques, which generally are known to reduce the amount of pain, recovery time, and length of hospital stay associated with traditional surgeries.

In 2009, Dr. Wyers won the Department of Surgery Robert Baker Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching.

Practice Locations

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

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

Year Started Practice


Board Certification

General Surgery

Medical School

Brown University Medical School


Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis

Residency and Fellowship

Washington University Medical Center, St. Louis


American College of Surgeons
American Medical Association
Illinois Surgical Society

Language Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 702-4897

Office Fax

(773) 834-5295

Office Postal Address

Stephan Wyers, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 5031
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

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Selected Publications

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