Pediatric Specialists in Illinois

Chicago (1643)Peoria (187)Oak Lawn (155)Park Ridge (137)Springfield (133)
Naperville (94)Arlington Heights (74)Maywood (74)Evanston (74)Rockford (61)Aurora (48)Hoffman Estates (45)Skokie (44)Elgin (44)Orland Park (42)Barrington (38)Urbana (38)Joliet (37)Libertyville (37)Bolingbrook (35)Downers Grove (34)Wheaton (34)Oak Park (33)Bloomington (33)Glenview (32)Hinsdale (32)Plainfield (31)Belleville (31)Crystal Lake (31)Decatur (30)Buffalo Grove (29)Gurnee (29)Northbrook (29)Highland Park (27)Elmhurst (27)Wilmette (26)Lombard (26)Palos Heights (24)Champaign (24)Moline (23)Evergreen Park (23)Waukegan (23)Maryville (23)Winfield (23)Lake Forest (22)Lake Bluff (22)Schaumburg (22)Vernon Hills (22)Oak Brook (21)O Fallon (20)Glen Ellyn (19)West Chicago (19)Bloomingdale (19)Mattoon (18)Des Plaines (17)New Lenox (17)Melrose Park (17)Carbondale (16)Addison (15)North Aurora (15)Marion (15)Quincy (15)Tinley Park (15)Darien (14)Algonquin (14)Saint Charles (14)Mount Vernon (13)Swansea (13)McHenry (13)La Grange (13)Alton (13)Elk Grove Village (13)Danville (13)Jacksonville (12)Granite City (11)Berwyn (11)Morton (11)Winnetka (11)Deerfield (11)Bourbonnais (11)Galesburg (10)Niles (10)Oswego (10)Lincolnwood (10)Shiloh (10)Grayslake (10)Harvey (10)Effingham (9)Sycamore (9)Cicero (9)Palatine (9)Woodstock (9)Burr Ridge (9)St Charles (9)Streamwood (9)Flossmoor (9)Morton Grove (9)Riverside (9)Glen Carbon (9)Batavia (8)Olympia Fields (8)Morris (8)Pekin (8)Frankfort (7)Homer Glen (7)Dixon (7)Countryside (7)Loves Park (7)Lindenhurst (7)East Saint Louis (7)Roscoe (7)Mount Prospect (7)Taylorville (7)Woodridge (7)Olney (6)Freeport (6)North Chicago (6)Wheeling (6)Lincolnshire (6)Washington (6)Chicago Heights (6)Chicago Ridge (6)Normal (6)Sterling (6)Kankakee (6)Palos Park (6)Shorewood (6)Columbia (6)Round Lake Beach (6)Geneva (6)East Alton (5)Lake In the Hills (5)Blue Island (5)Lake Barrington (5)Oak Forest (5)South Holland (5)Bartlett (5)North Riverside (5)Mundelein (5)Crest Hill (5)Mokena (5)Lisle (5)Fox River Grove (5)Lake Zurich (5)Lake Villa (5)Oakbrook Terrace (4)River Forest (4)Belvidere (4)Westchester (4)Carlinville (4)Carol Stream (4)Caseyville (4)Scott Air Force Base (4)Centralia (4)Lemont (4)Silvis (4)Collinsville (4)South Barrington (4)South Elgin (4)Rock Island (4)Ottawa (4)Yorkville (4)Clifton (3)Spring Valley (3)Chillicothe (3)Palos Hills (3)Huntley (3)Hickory Hills (3)Hazel Crest (3)Peru (3)Carmi (3)Lena (3)Pittsfield (3)Christopher (3)West Frankfort (3)Flora (3)Westmont (3)Calumet City (3)Lockport (3)Willowbrook (3)Cairo (3)Breese (3)Macomb (3)Harrisburg (3)Mahomet (3)Canton (3)

Learn more about Pediatric Specialists

A pediatrician specializes in the physical, developmental, emotional and social health needs of children from birth to 21 years. Pediatricians provide infants, children and adolescents with a wide scope of care that includes comprehensive well-child care as well as prevention, diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic diseases and injuries.

A pediatrician typically:

  • Examines the patient and evaluates their medical history
  • Provides primary healthcare services and immunizations
  • Provides health risk assessments and counseling
  • Diagnoses and treats acute and chronic diseases and conditions
  • Assesses growth and development
  • Orders and interprets laboratory and imaging tests and prescribes medications
  • Educates patients and their caretakers about wellness and disease prevention
  • Consults with other members of the patient’s medical team
  • Provides ongoing pediatric care in the doctor’s office, clinic and hospital

Pediatricians may also be known by the following names: pediatric physician, pediatric doctor, children’s doctor, primary care doctor, kids doctor, and primary care physician.

There are 3846 specialists practicing Pediatrics in Illinois with an overall average rating of 4.1 stars. There are 186 hospitals in Illinois with affiliated Pediatrics specialists, including Edward Hospital - Main Campus, Evanston Hospital and Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital.