Dr. Michael A Becker MD Rheumatologist

Dr. Michael Becker is a rheumatologist in Burr Ridge, Illinois and is affiliated with University of Chicago Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and has been in practice for 49 years. He is one of 8 doctors at University of Chicago Medical Center who specialize in Rheumatology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Rheumatologist: General Rheumatology

Education & Medical Training

University of California at San Diego
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1970–1970

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1969–1970

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Internship, Transitional Year, 1965–1966

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Class of 1965

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Rheumatology

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation

Publications & Presentations

Long-Term Management of Gout: Nonpharmacologic and Pharmacologic Therapies.
Chaichian, Y.,Chohan, S.,Becker, M. A.

A revised estimate of the burden of illness of gout.
Wertheimer, A.,Morlock, R.,Becker, M. A.

Diabetes and gout: efficacy and safety of febuxostat and allopurinol.
Becker, M. A.,MacDonald, P. A.,Hunt, B. J.,Jackson, R. L.

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