of General Internal Medicine provides both primary care internal medicine services
and consultation for pre-operative evaluation and inpatient care. It focuses on providing
a comprehensive approach to patients in their need for medical care across the continuum
of ambulatory and inpatient services. As the major site of primary care adult services,
our ambulatory centers provide a focal point for the care of the growing number of
patients in managed care plans affiliated with UI Health.
With over thirty faculty members at the UIC and the Jesse Brown VA Medical Center,
our division has a staff with varied backgrounds and diverse clinical and academic
interests. Our clinical emphasis includes comprehensive general internal medicine
with an emphasis on prevention and risk factor modification including diet modification,
exercise, stress reduction and lifestyle alterations.
Research and Perspective
John Tulley, MD
Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine