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Peter A. Kopp, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Peter Kopp is an Associate Professor in the Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Molecular Medicine, and he serves as Director ad interim of the Center for Genetic Medicine at the Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University in Chicago.

Dr. Kopp received his MD degree from the University of Berne, Switzerland in 1985. He completed his training in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology at the same institution. In 1993, he joined the Division of Endocrinology at Northwestern University. His clinical activities focus on patients with thyroid dysfunction and thyroid cancer, and he is a member of the Thyroid Panel of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network.  Dr. Kopp's research interests focus primarily on the molecular basis of congenital thyroid disorders and thyroid hormone synthesis.

He is a member of the Board of Directors of the American Thyroid Association, the leading organization focused on thyroid biology and the prevention and treatment of thyroid disorders. He has published more than 110 publications in the field of endocrinology and endocrine genetics, including book chapters in major text books.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    Berne Univ. (Switzerland) - 1985
  • Fellowship
    Northwestern Mcgaw / Northwestern Memorial Hospital - 2000

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

PRIMARY LOCATION


Northwestern Medical Group

675 N. St. Clair

Galter 14-100

Chicago, IL 60611

312-908-9032
Friday
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Adrenal Disorders
  • Calcium Disorders
  • Cushing's Disease
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Endocrine Disorders, Pregnancy
  • Fine Needle Aspiration/Thyroid
  • Parathyroid Disease
  • Pituitary Disease
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disorders

LANGUAGES


  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Portuguese

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Advantage PPO
  • BCBS Classic Blue
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • Unicare PPO
  • Unicare PPO(Wellpoint Network)