Pierpaolo Di Cocco, Transplant Surgeon, Surgical Services

Pierpaolo Di Cocco, MD, PhD

Surgical Services

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Dr. Pierpaolo Di Cocco practices in the Division of Transplantation at UI Health. Dr. Di Cocco is a transplant surgeon with extensive experience and knowledge in liver, kidney, and pancreas transplantation. His interests include immunosuppression after solid organ transplant, kidney, pancreas, and liver transplantation. Dr. Di Cocco is passionate about his role in patients' lives, and he thrives on treating each individual patient with respect and compassion. He maintains a focus on research documented by publications in peer-reviewed journals and presentations of his work at national and international meetings.

Language : English, Italian

Specialties & Services

  • Kidney Transplant
  • Liver Transplant
  • Pancreas Transplant
  • Robotic and Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Surgery General
  • Transplantation Surgery


Specialty Care Building (SCB)

1009 S. Wood St.
Chicago, IL 60612


  • Fellowship: University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Residency: University of L’Aquila — L’Aquila, Italy
  • Medical School: University of L’Aquila — L’Aquila, Italy
  • Postgraduate: University of L’Aquila — L’Aquila, Italy