Dr. Deborah Loeff, MD
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Dr. Deborah Loeff, MD


Pediatric Surgery | Female

5841 S Maryland Ave Chicago, IL 60637 Get Directions


Dr. Deborah Loeff, MD is a pediatric surgery doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. She is 67 years old and has been practicing for 40 years. Dr. Loeff is affiliated with The University of Chicago Medical Center.

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She safe my son life, and I cant express my gratitude ever to her. Thanks god that she get in emergency room before her colleague at this time 6 years ago , I don't remember her name but she was the most horrible human ever, so thanks God that DR. Loeff take care of my son. She is a human not a money maker only. very grateful Milena Alex's Mom.
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      Dr. Loeff's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      •  Specializes in Pediatric Surgery
      •  Board certified in General Surgery and Pediatric Surgery
      •  No malpractice claims found
      •  No sanctions found
      •  No board actions found

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
        • The Robert L. Schmitz, M.D. Award for Outstanding Contributions to Surgical Education, 2008
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      • Media & Publications
        • Insertion of a Small Silastic Central Venous Catheter in Neonates and Young Infants., 1982
        • A New Intratracheal Stent for Tracheobronchial Reconstruction: Experimental and Clinical Studies., 1988
        • Congenital Tracheal Stenosis: A Review of 22 Patients from 1965 to 1987., 1988
        • Small Intestinal Insufficiency and the Short Bowel Syndrome., 1991
        • A Unique Chest Wall Splint for Unilateral Agenesis of Ribs., 1987
        • A Variant of the Split Notochord Syndrome., 1989
        • Gastroschisis and Omphalocele., 1989
        • Neonatal Intestinal Obstruction., 1989
        • Surgical Management in Immunocompromised Children., 1989
        • Management of Esophageal Atresia and Tracheoesophageal Fistula., 1989
        • Short-Term Pulmonary Effects of Total Parenteral Nutrition in Children with Cystic Fibrosis., 1984

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      • General Surgery
      • Pediatric Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Hernia
      • Angioimmunoblastic Lymphadenopathy With Dysproteinemia
      • Anorectal Abscess and Fistula
      • Appendicitis
      • Blood Disorders
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Hernia
      • Hirschsprung's Disease
      • Imperforate Anus
      • Inguinal Hernia
      • Polydactyly
      • Tongue-Tie
      • Umbilical Hernia
      • Undescended Testicles


      • Medical School
        Rush Medical College Of Rush University

        Graduated in 1977

      • Internship Hospital
        University Hospital And Med Center

        Completed in 1979

      • Residency Hospital
        University Utah Affil Hosps

        Completed in 1984

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Hospital Sick Chldn

        Completed in 1987

      Languages Spoken

      • English

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      • Pediatric Surgery

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess Incision and Drainage
      • Acid Reflux Surgery
      • Appendectomy
      • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
      • Appendectomy, Open
      • Central Line Insertion
      • Circumcision
      • Colon and Rectal Surgery
      • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
      • Excision of Cyst
      • Gallbladder Removal
      • Hemorrhoid Removal
      • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
      • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
      • Pediatric Surgical Procedures
      • Port Placements or Replacements
      • Port Removal