Dr. David Van Thiel, MD
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Dr. David Van Thiel, MD

Gastroenterology | Male

Rush University Hepatology 1725 W Harrison St Ste 158, Chicago, IL 60612 Get Directions
(312) 942-8910

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Dr. Van Thiel specializes in Gastroenterology and practices in Chicago, IL. He practices at 2 locations.

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  • Fellowship Hospital
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    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology
    • Transplant Hepatology

    Board Certifications

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    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
    • Transplant Hepatology

    Conditions Treated

    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anal or Rectal Pain
    • Anal Prolapse
    • Anemia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Benign Tumor
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Blood Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Constipation
    • Copper Metabolism Disorders
    • Crohn's Disease
    • Dehydration
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diarrhea
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Esophageal Diverticulum
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastroparesis
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis A
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatitis C
    • Hepatitis D
    • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
    • Hepatorenal Syndrome
    • Hernia
    • Ileus
    • Indigestion
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Lactose Intolerance
    • Liver Damage from Alcohol
    • Malnutrition
    • Meckel's Diverticulum
    • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
    • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
    • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Pancreatitis
    • Peptic Ulcer
    • Reflux Esophagitis
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Ulcer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Viral Hepatitis
    • Vomiting Disorders

    Procedures Performed

    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • Gastroenterology Procedures
    • Liver Biopsy

    Background Check

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      Sanctions

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    Education

    • Medical School
      David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles

      Graduated in 1967

    • Internship Hospital
      New York Hospital

      Completed in 1968

      Weill Cornell Medical College

      Completed in 1968

    • Residency Hospital
      Boston University School Of Medicine

      Completed in 1972

      New York Hospital

      Completed in 1969

      University Hospital

      Completed in 1972

      Weill Cornell Medical College

      Completed in 1969

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Boston University School Of Medicine

      Completed in 1973

      University Hospital

      Completed in 1974

    Awards & Recognition

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Gastroenterology
    • Board certified in Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine and Transplant Hepatology
    • No malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • Board actions found
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    Dr. Van Thiel's Office & Staff

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Van Thiel

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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients