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Pier Cristoforo Giulianotti, MD, FACS

Lloyd Nyhus Professor of Surgery, Vice Department Head, Division Chief of Minimally Invasive, General & Robotic Surgery

Department of Surgery


Building & Room:

Clinical Sciences Building


840 S. Wood Street, Suite 435E, Chicago IL 60612

Office Phone:


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Specialties: General, Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery, Gastrointestinal Surgery, Nipple-sparing Double Mastectomy, Oncological Surgery, Pancreatic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery and Vascular Surgery

Appointments: Attending Surgeon at University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System

Academic Affiliations: Director of Minimally Invasive and Robotic Surgery Fellowship, Co-Director of UIC Health Science Simulation Consortium

Clinical Interests: Robotic Surgery and Development of Related Techniques, Pancreatic and Liver Surgery, Minimally Invasive Solid Organs

Languages Spoken: English, Italian


Medical Education: Medical Doctor - Sant Anna College - Pisa University (Full Marks and Honorable Mention 110/110 E Lode)

Residency: General Surgery - Pisa University (Full Marks and Honorable Mention)

Fellowship: General Surgery - St. Anna College, Pisa (Full Marks and Honorable Mention)

Second Residency: Digestive Surgery and Surgical Endoscopy - Pisa University

Third Residency: Vascular Surgery - Milan University, Policlinico

Licensures and Certifications

Illinois Physician License

Italian General Surgery Board License

Italian Digestive Surgery Board License

Italian Vascular Surgery Board License

Italian Medical License

Professional Memberships

Fellow, American College of Surgeons (ACS)

Society American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES)

Clinical Robotic Surgery Association (CRSA) - Past President and Founding Member