Dr. Michael McGee is a colorectal surgeon at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and newly appointed Assistant Professor of Surgery at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in the Division of Surgical Oncology. Dr. McGee specializes in all aspects of colorectal surgery and abdominal wall reconstruction. Prior to obtaining his medical degree at Drexel University, he was a trained mechanical engineer. After completing general surgery training at Case Western Reserve University, Dr. McGee served as a colorectal fellow at Cleveland Clinic. While at Case Western, Dr. McGee was awarded a Dudley P. Allen Scholarship dedicated to clinical research in minimally invasive surgery.
Dr. McGee’s clinical interests include minimally invasive colorectal surgery, advanced surgical endoscopy, abdominal wall reconstruction, and anorectal surgery. His research interests include surgical technology development, clinical trials, and clinical outcomes analyses. He is an active member of several national surgical organizations and has authored over over thirty journal articles, four book chapters, and received multiple awards for research, teaching, and humanism.