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Dr. Woojin James Chon, MD

Nephrologist (Kidney Specialist) - General


  • Board Certified


Dr. Woojin James Chon, MD is a Nephrologist (Kidney Specialist) - General practicing in Chicago, IL

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Can't say enough good things about Dr. Chon. He has been my transplant doctor since 2009 and he's been very receptive and responsive to my questions and concerns. I am really glad that he is my doctor.…

Peter M.

Provider Training

Cornell UniversityBachelors DegreeB.A.1992
New York University Medical SchoolDoctorateM.D.1996

Internship - University of RochesterMedicine1997
Residency - University of RochesterMedicine1999
Fellowship - Harvard Medical School/Beth Israel Deaconess Medical CenterTransplant Nephrology2003
Fellowship - Cornell Medical College/New York-Presbyterian HospitalNephrology2002
Fellowship - University of ChicagoMedical Ethics2012

CertificationCert. BodyYear
Internal medicineInternal Medicine1999
Internal medicine
Sub-Specialty: Nephrology
Internal Medicine2002

Experience & Accolades

Assistant ProfessorNorthwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Transplant Nephrologist
2003 - 2004
Transplant NephrologistThe Permanente Medical Group
2004 - 2007
Assistant Professor University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Transplant Nephrologist
2008 - 2016
Associate ProfessorUniversity of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS)
Medical Director, Renal Transplant Program
2016 - Present

FellowAmerican College of Physician
2004 - 2009
FellowAmerican Society of Nephrology
2005 - Present
FellowAmerican Society of Transplantation
2008 - Present
MemberThe Transplantation Society
2011 - Present

Super DoctorsKey Professional Media2013
Top DoctorsCastle Connolly, Inc.2014-16

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  • Nephrologist (Kidney Specialist)

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