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Michael D. Williams, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Williams was born and raised in Columbia, Missouri. He attended the University of Missouri-Columbia where he graduated Summa Cum Laude with a B.S. in Biological Sciences in 1999. He also completed his Medical Degree at the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine in 2003. Dr. Williams then moved to Chicago where he was acceptd into and completed his internal medicine residency here at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in 2006. During his residency, Dr. Williams received a teaching award and participated in several research projects involving functional gastrointestinal disorders as well as gastrointestinal bleeds. Following residency, Dr. Williams further developed his internal medicine and teaching skills while working for a year as a Hospitalist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital with the Chicago Lake Shore Medical Associates. He then completed the Gastroenterology fellowship program at St. Louis University Hospital in 2010 where he contributed to various research projects involving probiotics as well as Crohn's disease.

Dr. Williams is excited to have the opportunity to return to Chicago where he serves as a Gastroenterologist with the Chicago Lake Shore Medical Associates and is a Clinical Instructor in the Northwestern Department of Internal Medicine Feinberg School of Medicine. He is currently accepting new patients and looks forward to having the opportunity to contributing to the care of patients in the Chicagoland area.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    Univ. of Missouri - 2003
  • Residency
    Northwestern Mcgaw / Northwestern Memorial Hospital - 2006
  • Fellowship
    St. Louis University Hospital - 2010

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

PRIMARY LOCATION


Chicago Lake Shore Medical Associates-NMFF

676 N. Saint Clair

Arkes 2000

Chicago, IL 60611

312-926-6165
Monday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Colon Cancer Prevention
  • Colon/Rectal Cancer
  • Colonoscopy
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD)
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • General Gastroenterology
  • H. Pylori Infection
  • Peptic Ulcer Disease
  • Ulcerative Colitis

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


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