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 - Northwestern Memorial Hospital - Chicago

Michael A. Ruchim, MD

Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine

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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: 312-503-6000
Office Hours:
  • Monday:8:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
  • Tuesday:8:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
  • Wednesday:8:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
  • Thursday:8:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
  • Friday:8:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Clinical Interests

Pancreatitis, Liver/Hepatic Disease, Colon Cancer, Ulcerative Colitis, Crohn's Disease, Colon/Rectal Disease, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Esophageal Disorders

Education and Training

Medical Education:

University of Illinois College of Medicine 1979


University of Illinois Hospital 1982


University of Illinois Hospital 1984

Board Certification

Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine

Locations and Directions

680 N. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60611 312-503-6000


Dr. Michael Ruchim serves as the Associate Chief Medical Officer at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, the Assistant Dean for Clinical Affairs at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and is an Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at the Feinberg School of Medicine.

He is a Fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology, an active member of the American Gastroenterology Association and the former President of the Chicago Society for Gastroenterology.

His main academic pursuit has been the training of over 75 gastroenterology fellows especially in endoscopic procedures. Clinically he sees the entire spectrum of GI problems including ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease, liver, pancreatic and colorectal disorders.


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