Timothy Sentongo, MD, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Chicago, IL, University of Chicago Medical Center


Pediatric Gastroenterology Chicago, IL

Intestinal Rehabilitation and Small Bowel Transplantation, Pediatric Malabsorption Syndromes, Pediatric Nutrition

Professor of Pediatrics, Director Pediatric Nutrition Support, Director Pediatric Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

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  • I am a board certified Pediatric Gastroenterologist and Nutritionist. I completed a combined fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology/Hepatology/Nutrition and in Clinical Nutrition at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia PA.

    My interests are in utilizing nutritional approaches to treat gastrointestinal disease and to optimize growth, development and nutritional outcomes in children with chronic illness.

Education & Training

  • Children's Hospital of PhiladelphiaFellowship, Gastroenterology, 1996 - 2000
  • Case Western Reserve University - MetroHealthResidency, Pediatrics, 1993 - 1996
  • Makerere University Medical School Faculty of MedicineClass of 1989
  • King's College BudoUCE, Physics, Chemistry, Biology & sub-Mathematics

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2015 - 2017
  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 2000 - 2023
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1996 - 2000
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1996 - 2001
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Gastroenterology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • The Marguerite Herschel Award for Clinical Excellence Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, 2019

Publications & Presentations


Professional Memberships

  • North American Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
  • American Society of Nutrition
  • American Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition

Hospital Affiliations