Faculty Profile


Irving Waxman
Section of Gastroenterology
Professor of Medicine
iwaxman@medicine.bsd.uchicago.edu
Referring Physician Access Line: 1-877-DOM-2730
Sara and Harold Lincoln Thompson Professor, Director, Center for Endoscopic Research and Therapeutics

Academic Interests

Dr. Waxman’s interests are focused on state-of-the art endoscopic procedures for the treatment of gastrointestinal tumors. Currently he is conducting clinical research in therapeutic applications of endoscopic ultrasound, particularly in patients with advanced pancreatic and esophageal cancer. He is also studying minimally invasive endoscopic therapy for early cancer detection.
 

Clinical Interests

GI oncology ,minimally invasive endoscopic surgery.
 

Publications

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Training

  • MD, 1985, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico,
  • Residency, 1988, New England Deaconess Hospital, Internal Medicine
  • Fellowship, 1989, Georgetown University, Gastroenterology
  • Fellowship, 1990, National Institutes of Health, Digestive Disease
  • Fellowship, 1991, University of Amsterdam, Interventional Gastroenterology