Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care
Jihye Ha is a general anesthesiologist whose focus is on ambulatory and regional anesthesia. As the clinical director of the operating rooms at the University of Chicago Medicine Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine (DCAM), she works with surgical, nursing, and anesthesia teams, along with UChicago Medicine’s administration, to develop team effectiveness and engagement for delivering high-quality care to ambulatory surgery patients. She also works in various UChicago Medicine facilities, including the adult operating rooms at DCAM and the Center for Care and Discovery, the Family Birth Center, and all nonsurgical procedural areas.
She received her BA in biochemistry from the University of Michigan and her MD from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. Following a transitional internship at Weiss Memorial Hospital in Chicago, she completed her residency in anesthesiology at the University of Chicago.