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Bruce S. Bochner, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Allergy Immunology

BIOGRAPHY




Dr. Bruce Bochner is an allergist & immunologist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and a Professor of Medicine.



He received his MD with honors from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 1982, where he also completed his internal medicine internship and his residency training. He then completed his specialty training in Allergy and Immunology at Johns Hopkins University in 1988.



Dr. Bochner was a faculty member in the Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology at Johns Hopkins from 1988-2013 and was the chief of the division from 2003-2013 before moving to Northwestern Memorial Hospital in the fall of 2013. He is a physician-scientist with numerous NIH and other grants, publications, patents, and awards including those for excellence in mentoring.



He’s an active member of AAAAI, ACAAI, AAI, ASCI, AAP, Glycobiology Society, IES and CIA. 



His bibliography includes over 120 peer-reviewed papers and a similar number of reviews, book chapters, and edited books. He is also Editor in Chief for Allergy & Immunology for UpToDate and co-editor of the Middleton’s Allergy Textbook. 



Dr. Bochner’s Practice Philosophy: Diagnosis and treatment based on sound scientific principles together with an approachable, thorough and compassionate style.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    University of Illinois College of Medicine - 1982
  • Residency
    University of Illinois Hospital - 1985
  • Fellowship
    Johns Hopkins Hospital - 1988

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Internal Medicine

PRIMARY LOCATION


Northwestern Medical Group

675 N. St. Clair

Galter 18-250

Chicago, IL 60611

312-695-3136
Tuesday
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Asthma
  • Eosinophilic Disorders
  • Food Allergy
  • Nasal Polyps

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare HMO
  • BCBS Blue Advantage PPO
  • BCBS Classic Blue
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Choice Supervalu PPO
  • ChoiceCare PPO
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • HMOI Fox Valley IPA
  • HealthLink
  • Humana ChoiceCare POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • PNA (Preferred Network Access)
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • TriCare(US Military Insurance)
  • Unicare PPO(Wellpoint Network)
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select
  • UnitedHealthcare Select HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus
  • Workmans Compensation