Academic Internal Medicine and Geriatrics 2017-11-07T14:19:52+00:00

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Rachel Caskey, MD, MAPP                                       Chief, Division of Academic Internal Medicine

Mission

We are committed to our Department’s mission: high quality clinical care, scholarly activity, and education. We provide state-of-the-art medical care to patients in the ambulatory and inpatient setting, consultative pre-operative evaluations, teaching and quality improvement.

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Research

The Division of Academic Internal Medicine and Geriatrics develops, implements, and evaluates interventions that promote healthy lifestyles and support chronic disease self-management. Researchers study various interventions in the health care setting and community, with a focus on vulnerable populations disproportionately burdened with chronic disease. 

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Patient Care

We provide primary care and various levels of specialty care, along with inpatient care and general medical consultations to adult patients. Our clinical focus includes comprehensive general internal medicine with special emphasis on health maintenance, prevention and risk factor modification , including diet modification, exercise, stress reduction and lifestyle alteration.

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#1 Internal Medicine residency program in Chicago

Geriatric Fellowship Program

The Division of Academic Internal Medicine & Geriatrics at the University of Illinois at Chicago offers a one year ACGME-accredited fellowship in Geriatric Medicine to qualified applicants and provides comprehensive training in gerontology and geriatrics with opportunities for participation in gerontological research.

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How to Apply

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Fellows

Meet our current fellows.

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Our Clinical Programs

Internal

Medicine

We provide primary care and various levels of specialty care, along with general medical consultations to adult patients. Our clinical focus includes comprehensive general internal medicine with special emphasis on health maintenance, prevention and risk factor modification, including diet modification, exercise, stress reduction and lifestyle alteration.

Center For

Breast Care 

We are committed to working together to best serve patients breast health and treatment needs. Center for Breast Care at UI Health has been successfully leading the fight against breast cancer, providing patients with renewed hope.

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Woman’s Health 

Our goal is to provide comprehensive, high quality healthcare to women, with an emphasis on primary and preventive care. We provide a wide range of services, including pap smears, breast exams, and contraception options, and we treat most common medical problems. We also manage chronic diseases such as hypertension, diabetes, elevated cholesterol and others. When necessary, we make referrals to appropriate specialists for more complex services.

Preoperative Medical

Care Clinic 

The Preoperative Medical Care Clinic provides comprehensive medical care for the patient undergoing surgery. Risk stratification, stress testing as needed, and optimization of chronic health problems is addressed by internists experienced in this specialty area. Patients with uncontrolled health problems, who do not have regular primary care, or who have cardiac risks can especially benefit from the services of this clinic.

Contact Us

Administrative Office

Academic Internal Medicine Administrative Office
Room 440 Clinical Sciences North Building
840 South Wood Street (M/C 718)
Chicago, IL 60612-7315
312-996-4242

Clinic Office

Outpatient Care Center
1801 W. Taylor Street
Chicago, IL 60612

Internal Medicine Clinic – Appointments
Phone: 312-355-1700

Primary Care Plus Clinic – Appointments
Phone: 312-413-3627

Geriatric Clinic – Appointments
Phone: 312-413-3631

Clinic Office

South Loop Clinic
South Loop Physicians Group
2600 S. Michigan Ave. Suite 205
Chicago, IL 60616
312-949-9199