Neil Hyman, FACS, MD

Professor of Surgery

Neil Hyman

Neil H. Hyman, MD, is an expert in colon and rectal surgery. He specializes in the surgical treatment of gastrointestinal malignancies and inflammatory bowel disease.

Dr. Hyman has made significant contributions to medical literature and education. He has authored more than 175 peer-reviewed original articles or textbook chapters and serves as a reviewer for numerous scientific publications. In addition, he has been invited to present his work at conferences on colorectal surgery and bowel disorders or diseases. He currently serves as a Senior Examiner for the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery and as an Associate Examiner for the American Board of Surgery.

Dr. Hyman is consistently named to the list of Best Doctors in America by Best Doctors, Inc. and America's Top Doctors for Cancer by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.

Practice Location

The University of Chicago Medicine 
5841 S. Maryland Avenue 
Chicago, IL 60637

Year Started Practice


Board Certifications

General Surgery 
Colon and Rectal Surgery

Medical School

University of Vermont

Internship and Residency

The Mount Sinai Medical Center


Cleveland Clinic


American College of Physician Executives 
American College of Surgeons, Fellow 
American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons, Fellow 
American Surgical Association 
Association for Academic Surgery 
Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America 
New England Surgical Society 
Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract 
Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons 
Society of University Surgeons

Language Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 834-2124

Office Fax

(773) 834-1995

Office Postal Address

Neil H. Hyman, MD 
The University of Chicago Medicine 
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 5095 
Chicago, IL 60637