Surgical Oncology

About Us

UI Surgical Oncology provides screening, surgical treatment, and multi-disciplinary care coordination for cancer patients with solid tumors. Our Surgical Oncologists are committed to providing high-quality, state-of-the-art specialized surgical treatment for our cancer patients. We utilize innovative minimally-invasive laparoscopic and robotic techniques to accelerate recovery for our patients. We also perform pioneering basic, translational, and clinical research.

Areas of Expertise

Meet the Chief

Dr. Aslam Ejaz, surgical oncologist and the chief of the Surgical Oncology Program, discusses his areas of focus and how he creates personal connections with his patients.

Our Clinical Team

Our surgical oncology physicians at UI Hospital are committed and passionate about providing individualized care and education to all our patients. Each physician brings years of experience, expertise, and the belief that patients come first. Our team shares the same goals: to increase cancer awareness, to promote cancer prevention, and to provide information and guidance on what to do after diagnosis.

Our Research Team

  • Ajay Rana, PhD
  • Basabi Rana, PhD
  • Tohru Yamada, PhD

Our Location

Outpatient Care Center, Suite 3F
1801 W. Taylor St.
Chicago, IL 60612

To Request an Appointment

Please call 312.355.4300