South Suburban Gastroenterology 

The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our physician's training, professional credentials and work experience.

 

Matthew Horowitz, M.D.

Matthew Horowitz, M.D. attended college at Oberlin College in Ohio.  He received his medical degree from the University of Health Sciences/The Chicago Medical School, and completed his residency, Chief residency and fellowship training in Gastroenterology at the Chicago Medical School.  He subsequently completed a degree in Administrative Medicine and population health at the University of Wisconsin.

Prior to joining South Suburban Gastroenterology in 1991, he was the Chief of GI at Mount Sinai Hospital (Chicago) and Medical Director of the Sinai Medical Group.  Dr. Horowitz was a Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine at the Chicago Medical School and lecturer at the University of Illinois College Of Medicine, where he was involved in training Internal Medicine residents and GI fellows. Dr. Horowitz served as the Chairman of the Endoscopy Committee at Ingalls Memorial Hospital for a number of years.

Currently Dr. Horowitz is actively practicing all aspects of Gastroenterology.  He is additionally involved in the administration of our Endoscopy Center.  He is dedicated to the delivery of excellent and compassionate care and ongoing quality assurance.  He is board certified in Gastroenterology.

 

Shiban Ganju, M.D.

Shiban Ganju, M.D. attended medical school at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (Delhi, India).  He completed his residency in Internal Medicine and his fellowship in Gastroenterology at Cook County Hospital (Chicago, Illinois).  He has been practicing gastroenterology since 1979.

 

 

 

Robert C. Kaiser, M.D.

Robert C. Kaiser, M.D. attended college at Northwestern University.  He received his medical degree from the University of Illinois College of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency and a gastroenterology fellowship at the University of Illinois Hospital.

After completing his gastroenterology fellowship, he joined South Suburban Gastroenterology in 1985.  Dr. Kaiser did serve as a consultant in clinical medicine at the University of Illinois Hospital for several years after starting private practice.  Unfortunately the demands of a busy private practice did not allow him to continue with that academic appointment.  Dr. Kaiser has served on a number of key positions at Ingalls Hospital including Chairman of the Endoscopy Committee and President of the medical staff.

Currently Dr. Kaiser is actively practicing in all aspects of gastroenterology.  He is dedicated to the delivery of an individualized plan of care in a compassionate manner.  He is Board Certified in gastroenterology.

 

Carl A. Robinson, M.D. 

Carl A. Robinson, M.D.  received his bachelor’s degree with honors in biology from Augustana College in Illinois. He earned his medical degree and completed his internal medicine training at Northwestern University. Dr. Robinson recently completed his fellowship in gastroenterology at Loma Linda University Medical Center in California.

Dr. Robinson is trained in both gastroenterology and hepatology. He is skilled in endoscopic procedures including gastroscopy, colonoscopy, ERCP and percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy.