Dr. Silvana Pannain , MD

Endocrinology and Diabetes & Metabolism

(773) 702-6227

University Of Chicago Endocrinology
5758 S Maryland Ave Fl 5
Chicago, IL 60637

Overview

Dr. Silvana Pannain is a skilled endocrinologist. She provides advanced endocrinology care for patients who have weight problems or endocrine disorders, such as:Obesity Diabetes Thyroid disease Pituitary disease Adrenal disease Metabolic syndrome (also known as the dysmetabolic syndrome, metabolic syndrome X or insulin resistance syndrome)She uses highly specialized biochemical testing methods and the newest drug treatments available. Dr. Pannain also serves as director of Chicago Weight, a weight loss program and support group at the University of Chicago. She works closely with teams of specialists--including behavior therapists, dietitians, exercise therapists, bariatric surgeons, cardiologists, lipidologists, hypertension specialists and sleep specialists--to develop comprehensive weight management plans for adult patients. These multidisciplinary teams combine counseling and medical treatment options to help patients lose weight. The Chicago Weight program also teaches patients to maintain a healthy lifestyle by permanently changing diet, exercise and behaviors.Dr. Pannain's clinical and research interests include obesity, metabolic syndrome and related health conditions, such as obstructive sleep apnea and diabetes. She investigates the metabolic and endocrine aspects of chronic partial sleep loss, which is generally considered a risk factor for obesity and insulin resistance. Additionally, she is studying the effects of gastric bypass surgery on metabolism, sleep and hunger.

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Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

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Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • University Of Chicago Medicine

Specialties: Endocrinology and Diabetes & Metabolism

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS IL PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health and Life IL PPO
  • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • Coventry IL PPO
  • Coventry MO HMO POS
  • Coventry MO PPO
  • Coventry PPO Platinum
  • First Health PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • PriorityHealth Priority PPO
  • Sagamore Plus
  • SIHO Network
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Pannain's Office Information

University Of Chicago Endocrinology
5758 S Maryland Ave Fl 5
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-6227

Fax: (773) 383-4048
Website: medicine.uchicago.edu
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
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Doctor Pannain's Other Office Information

University Of Chicago Medicine
5841 S Maryland Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-1000

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

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