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Vani Konda, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Gastroenterologist Vani Konda, MD, specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of Barrett's esophagus, gastroesophageal reflux disorders, esophageal strictures, swallowing disorders, eosinophilic esophagitis, achalasia, and other esophageal conditions. She performs complex esophageal dilations, endoscopic mucosal resection, radiofrequency ablation, and advanced endoscopic imaging. She is also interested in colorectal cancer prevention, detection, and treatment.

Dr. Konda is actively involved in researching and developing new applications of endoscopic imaging and optical technologies for the improved detection of gastrointestinal cancers and precancerous lesions. She has expertise in Barrett’s esophagus and has published articles and given lectures in this field.

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 Certifications

Internal Medicine

Medical School

Brown University Medical School

Internship, Residency, and Fellowship

The University of Chicago Medicine


American College of Gastroenterology
American Gastroenterology Association
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Language Spoken


Office Phone

(773) 702-1460

Office Fax

(773) 702-5790

Office Postal Address

Vani Konda, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 4076
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

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Read More About Dr. Konda

Dr. Konda is the director of endoscopic research and endoscopic programs at the Center for Endoscopic Research and Therapeutics, and a member of the Center for Esophageal Diseases physician team.

Selected Publications

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