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Dr. Kirch attended undergraduate school at Marquette University in Milwaukee, where he received a B.S. in Liberal Arts. He went on to receive his M.D. from the University of Illinois in Chicago. His postgraduate training and hospital appointments were as follows: an internship in the Department of Medicine through the University of Illinois Hospital, also receiving his residency following the completion of his internship. He went on to pursue a fellowship in gastroenterology at the Hines VA Hospital in Hines, Ill.
He is a member of the American Medical Association and Illinois State Medical Association, as well as the American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. He is Board Certified in both internal medicine as well as sub-specialty in Gastroenterology.