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Internist, Gastroenterologist (digestive)
8 years of experience
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joel Pekow is Excellent. Dr. Pekow has been reviewed by 2 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 3.7
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
Bedside Manner 3.7
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joel Pekow, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Colon Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Hepatitis C
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Pekow graduated from University of Illinois at Chicago.


Dr. Pekow has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • The University of Chicago Medicine 
  • Mass Eye and Ear Infirm 
  • Mass General Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Joel Robert Pekow MD is a male Internist, has 8 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. Joel R. Pekow practice?
Dr. Joel Pekow has 2 office locations.
Dr. Joel Pekow practices Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology near Chicago, IL.
See Chicago Internists and Chicago Gastroenterologists.