Bruce Orkin, MD

Bruce Orkin, MD

Colon & Rectal Surgery Chicago, IL

Vice Chair - Surgery, Chief - CRS, Rush University

Office Address

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  • Rush University Medical Center
    1725 West Harrison Street, Suite 1338
    Chicago, IL 60612
    Phone: (312) 942-7088
    Fax: (312) 942-7018

Dr. Orkin's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery: General Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • Clinical Interests: CRS

Dr. Orkin's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Vice Chair, Academic AffairsRush University
    Chicago, IL
  • Professor and Vice Chair for Academic AffairsTufts Medical Center
    Boston, MA
  • Professor, Division Director, Colon and Rectal SurgeryThe George Washington University
    Washington, DC

Dr. Orkin's Education & Medical Training

  • Cleveland Clinic FoundationCleveland Clinic FoundationFellowship, Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Mayo School of Grad Med EducMayo School of Grad Med EducFellowship, GI Research
  • Mayo School of Graduate Medical EducationMayo School of Graduate Medical EducationResidency, General Surgery
  • UCLA Medical CenterUCLA Medical CenterInternship, General Surgery Preliminary Year
  • U of MN Med Sch, MinneapolisUniversity of Minnesota Medical SchoolMedical School
  • University of Wisc - MadisonUniversity of Wisc - MadisonOther Training, BS, Zoology/Theater, Phi Beta Kappa
  • Williams CollegeWilliams CollegeOther Training, BS

Dr. Orkin's Certifications & Licensure

  • IL State Medical LicenseIL State Medical License2013 - 2015
  • MA State Medical LicenseMA State Medical License2009 - 2014
  • DC State Medical LicenseDC State Medical License1989 - 2014
  • American Board of Colon and Rectal SurgeryAmerican Board of Colon and Rectal SurgeryColon & Rectal Surgery, 1990
  • American Board of SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgerySurgery, 1987

Dr. Orkin's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • American Society of Colon and Rectal SurgeonsFellow (ASCRS)American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  • American College of SurgeonsFellow (FACS)American College of Surgeons

Dr. Orkin's Publications & Presentations

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Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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