Women in Gastroenterology: Highlighting Dr. Megan Delimata

While an estimated 50% of medical school students and as estimated 40-50% of third-year internal medicine residents are women, women on average only make up 13% of the gastroenterologists in the nation.

Dr. Delimata completed her medical residency and fellowship at Cook County Hospital (Stroger) in Chicago. She has participated in an impressive amount of volunteer work, as well as medical research at all stages of her career.

Her special interests include digestive health and diseases, colon cancer prevention, management of acid reflux, gastrointestinal evaluation of iron deficiency anemia, and liver and biliary tree diseases.

Dr. Megan Delimata is board certified in both Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. She is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, the American Gastroenterology Association, and the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.