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Hymie Kavin, M.D.
Hymie Kavin, M.D.
Gastroenterology
Office in Niles
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
 
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Gender: Male 
Age: 80 
Years in Practice: 58 
Medical Specialty: Gastroenterology  
Medical School: University of Witwatersrand, South Africa 
Internship: Johannesburg General Hospital, South Africa 
Residency: Coronation Hospital, and Johannesburg General Hospital, South Africa 
Fellowship: University of Illinois 
Philosophy of Care: I practice good clinical gastroenterology by giving time to obtain a thorough history, followed by a physical exam, before deciding on tests. 
Secondary Languages: None 
Website: www.myhealth.com/GastroenterologyAndLiverDiseaseAssociates 
Member of Advocate Physician Partners (what's this
 
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7900 N Milwaukee Ave, Niles,  847.318.9595 
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Medical Group
Gastroenterology & Liver Disease Assoc

Location information
7900 N Milwaukee Ave
Suite 19
Niles, IL 60714
847.318.9595

Medical Specialty
Gastroenterology

Clinical Interests
anal incontinence
anemia
biliary disease
biofeedback
capsule endoscopy
celiac-sprue disease
colitis
colo-rectal cancer
colo-rectal screening
colon polyps
colonoscopy
constipation
crohn's disease
diagnostic gastrointestinal endoscopy
diarrhea
dilation of esophageal strictures
endoscopy
esophageal disorders
esophageal motility studies
gastric cancer
gastritis
gastro esophogeal reflux disease
gastrointestinal bleeding
gastrointestinal endoscopy
h. pylori infections
heartburn
hemochromatosis-iron overload syndrome
hepatitis
hepatology
hiatal hernia
irritable bowel syndrome
lactose intolerance
liver biopsy
liver disease
malabsorption
pancreatic disease
peptic ulcers
polypectomy
proctoscopy
sigmoidoscopy (flexible)
small bowel endoscopy
stomach disorders
swallowing disorders
vomiting/motility problems
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Wellmark Health Network PPO
 
 



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Unless otherwise stated, physicians are independent practitioners who are not employees or agents of Advocate Health Care or the Advocate facility where the care is being provided. Neither Advocate Health Care nor the Advocate facility shall be liable for the medical care provided or decisions made by these independent physicians.

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