Dr. Richard Song is originally from a small farming community in downstate Illinois and is the son of a physician. He earned his medical degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine. His residency was completed at the McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University, with a fellowship taking place at the University of Cincinnati. Clinical interests include Irritable bowel syndrome, Functional GI disorders, and liver disease. He is currently a practicing gastroenterologist with DuPage Medical Group and enjoys running, road cycling, and sourdough bread baking.