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William Ennis Surgical Services

William J Ennis, DO, MBA, FACOS

Surgical Services

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Dr. William Ennis is the chief of the Section of Wound Healing & Tissue Repair at UI Health. Dr. Ennis specializes in wound care, diabetic foot care, lower extremity wounds, pressure ulcers, apligraf therapy, and venous ulcers, and his current research interests include microcirculation, regenerative tissue mechanisms, and healing outcomes. Dr. Ennis serves as the President of the American College of Wound Healing and Tissue Repair, a nonprofit organization that brings wound care to the level of a formal medical specialty, and he founded the first wound healing and tissue repair fellowship in the United States. He is the Catherine and Francis Burzik Professor of Wound Healing and Tissue Repair in the University of Illinois College of Medicine.

Language : English

Specialties & Services

  • Surgical Services
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Wound Care
  • Advanced Modality Treatments for Wound Care
  • Apligraf Therapy
  • Arterial Ulcers and Peripheral Vascular Disease
  • Bio-engineered Tissue Application
  • Critical Limb Ischemia
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Integra Therapy
  • Lower Extremity Wounds
  • Microcirculation Disorders
  • Palliative Wound Care
  • Pressure Ulcers
  • Vasculitis Wounds
  • Venous Ulcers


Outpatient Care Center, Suite 3F

1801 W. Taylor St.
Chicago, IL 60612


  • Board Certification: American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians
  • Board Certification: American Osteopathic Board of Surgery
  • Internship: Suncoast Hospital – Largo, FL
  • Medical School: New York College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Residency: Suncoast Hospital – Largo, FL
  • Residency: Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine