Dr. Mark Holterman: Professional Pediatric Surgeon and a Scholar

Dr. Mark Holterman is a renowned researcher, professor, and a medical practitioner. He is a lecturer at the University of Illinois and the President of Mariam Global Health. His dedication and enthusiasm made him become a philanthropist. He has assisted many patients by donating towards various charity organizations. One of the groups that have benefited from Dr. Holterman is the International Pediatric Specialists Alliance for the Children in Vietnam. The organization empowers medical practitioners in Vietnam increase pediatric medical care accessibility and intensifies their capacity for such care.


Since 2011, Dr. Mark Holterman has consistently participated in the surgical team as a pediatric surgeon at Children’s Hospital OSF Healthcare (Ideamensch). Additionally, he is the President of Reformative Medicine at the Mariam Global Health. He has managed to keep a high apprehension for the progress of cell-based treatment.


He is an associate of different professional organizations such as Hannah Sunshine Foundation and American Diabetes Association (ADA), which was founded in 1940 (https://health.usnews.com/doctors/mark-holterman-3618). The establishment is a charity organization that is focused on education, activism activities that are related to diseases, research projects, prevention, and cure of diabetes. On the other hand, Hannah Sunshine Foundation is focused on using regenerative and cellular therapies for children with rare diseases.


Dr. Holterman studied at Yale University from 1976 to 1980. His main subject was Biology. He joined the University of Virginia from 1980 to 1988 and received a Ph.D. and M.D in Medicine and Immunology. He completed his medical training at the University of Virginia Health Sciences and fellowshipped at the Children’s Hospital and Medical Center. He previously worked as a senior surgeon at Advocate Christ Children’s Hospital as well as a surgeon at Rush University Medical Center.


Dr. Mark Holterman, MD, Ph.D. office is located in Maywood, with another office in Peoria, IL. He has 29 years of experience in his career, with specialties in general and pediatric surgery. He is an associate at the Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, and St. Alexius Medical Center.