Andy C. Chiou MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery and Radiology University of Illinois College of Medicine PeoriaDepartment of Surgery
Work 624 NE Glen Oak Avenue Peoria IL 61603 Work Phone: 309-655-2383
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Biographical Info

Dr. Andy Chiou, a native of Peoria, received his undergraduate degree and doctorate in medicine from Boston University in the Honors Program in Medicine. During medical school, he obtained a Master’s of Public Health degree in Health Care Administration. He completed his internship and continued further graduate studies in Molecular Biology at the University of Minnesota. He completed a General Surgery Residency at The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center in New York City. Dr. Chiou has also completed a two-year subspecialty Fellowship in Vascular Surgery at Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois.

Dr. Chiou recently fulfilled distinguished service to his country in the U.S. Air Force, serving as the Chief of Vascular Surgery for the worldwide flagship USAF Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas. He received numerous military honors and held academic appointments during this time at both the University of Texas in San Antonio and at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences at Bethesda, Maryland. He recently retired from the military at the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. Dr. Chiou joined our faculty in 2004.

In addition, Dr. Chiou has an extensive number of publications and he has presented his work both nationally and internationally. He has obtained advanced training in endovascular techniques and he is a member of multiple national societies, including the Society for Vascular Surgery and the Society of Interventional Radiology. He is board certified by the American Board of Surgery in both General Surgery and Vascular Surgery. Dr. Chiou holds the appointment of Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery.

Dr. Chiou resides in the Peoria area with his wife and their two children.

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