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Chandra Hassan, MD, FACS FRCS

Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of Minimally Invasive, General & Robotic Surgery

Director of the Bariatric Program

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, Bariatric Surgery

Appointments: Attending Surgeon at University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System, Attending Surgeon at Little Company of Mary Medical Center

Academic Affiliations Director of Bariatric Surgery Program, Board of Directors Illinois Association of Bariatric Surgeons, Chair – Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program.

Clinical Interests: Morbid obesity treatment, laparoscopic surgery,

Languages: English


Medical Education: Medical Doctor – University of Madras
Residency: General Surgery Residency – Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center
Fellowship: Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery – Danbury Hospital/Yale University

Licensures and Certifications

Illinois Physician License

Illinois Substance Controlled License

American Board of Surgery

Royal College of Surgeons of England - Board Certified



Professional Memberships

Fellow, Royal College of Surgeons England

Fellow, American College of Surgeons (ACS)

Fellow, American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS)

Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES)

International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and metabolic disorders (IFSO)

Clinical Robotic Surgery Association (CRSA)