Dr. Blair Rowitz

Dr. Blair Rowitz
Carle

Dr. Rowitz, an award-winning educator and clinician, holds faculty appointments in the Carle Illinois College of Medicine, Department of Nutritional Sciences and the University of Illinois College of Medicine’s regional campus in Champaign-Urbana. His clinical affiliations include Medical Director of Surgical Services, Carle Foundation Hospital and Physician Group; Core Teaching Faculty, Carle General Surgery Residency Program; Fellow, American College of Surgeons and the American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.

Lending to the Carle Illinois College of Medicine’s research strengths, Dr. Rowitz’s focus areas include Metabolic responses following bariatric surgery, longitudinal clinical outcomes following bariatric surgery, and developing absorbable intestinal stents for treatment of small bowel perforations/fistulae.