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Dr. Charles Berkelhammer

Dr. Charles Berkelhammer


Areas of Care:

  • Gastroenterology


  • Medical Education: University of Toronto, Canada 1980
  • Residency - Internal Medicine: University of Toronto, Canada 1983
  • Fellowship - Gastroenterology: University of Toronto, Canada 1984
  • Fellowship - Gastroenterology and Nutrition: University of Chicago, IL 1986
  • Fellowship - Therapeutic Endoscopy: University of Toronto, Canada 1987

Languages Spoken

  • English

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Gastroenterology, 1985
  • American Board of Internal Medicine, 1984
  • Royal College of Physicians of Canada, 1983
  • National Board of Medical Examiners, 1981


  • Gastroenterology

Professional Statement

Dr. Berkelhammer is a Clinical Professor at the University of Illinois. He has received numerous (15!) “Teacher of the Year” awards. Dr. Berkelhammer has published over 40 articles in gastroenterology. He was listed as among the “Top Doctors” in Chicago Magazine 2001.


  • American Gastroenterological Association (AGA)
  • American College of Gastroenterology (ACG)
  • Chicago State Medical Society Illinois State Medical Society
  • Royal Ontario College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)
  • American Society of Liver Disease (ASLD)

Website: http://www.southwestgastro.com

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