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 - Northwestern Memorial Hospital - Chicago

Amy L. Halverson, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery

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You may also call Northwestern Memorial's Physician Referral Department at 1.877.926.4NMH(4664) to arrange a new patient appointment.
Office Phone: 312-695-0990
Office Hours:
  • Monday:1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday:1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Thursday:8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Clinical Interests

Hemorrhoid Problems, Colon/Rectal Cancer, Sphincter Sparing Surgery, Hereditary Cancer Syndromes, Anal Dysplasia, Anal Cancer, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Crohn's Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Anal Incontinence, Colon/Rectal Surgery, Clinical Research, Colon Surgery, Laparoscopic Colon Surgery, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Laparoscopic J-Pouch Surgery, Volvulus, Colon Cancer, Rectal Cancer

Education and Training

Medical Education:

Columbia Univ. College Physicians Surgeons 1993


George Washington University Hospital 1999


Cleveland Clinic Hospital 2000

Board Certification

Colon & Rectal Surgery, Surgery

Locations and Directions

675 N. St. Clair
Galter 21-100
Chicago, IL 60611 312-695-0990
676 N. Saint Clair
Arkes 950
Chicago, IL 60611 312-926-4747
675 N. St. Clair
Galter 17-250
Chicago, IL 60611 312-695-8918


Dr. Halverson is a colorectal surgeon in the Department of Surgery at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and an associate professor in the Division of Gastrointestinal and Oncologic Surgery at Northwestern University Feinberg School. Dr. Halverson earned her undergraduate degree at the University of Utah where she majored in philosophy with an emphasis in medical ethics. In 1993, she received her medical degree from the College of Physicians and Surgeons at Columbia University. Following her residency training in General Surgery at George Washington University, Dr. Halverson pursued a fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic, which is where her research interests focused on treating individuals with anal incontinence. Dr. Halverson’s clinical interests include anal incontinence and studying the effects of cancer treatments. Dr. Halverson also specializes in inflammatory bowel disease, intestinal stomas, fecal incontinence, ulcerative colitis and laparoscopic colorectal surgery.


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