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We found 11 pediatricians who accept Medicaid near Park Ridge, IL.

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Dr. Hector M Hernandez, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology, General Pediatrics
1675 Dempster; Y3-254
Park Ridge, IL
 

Dr. Hector Hernandez's medical specialty is pediatric gastroenterology and general pediatrics. Dr. Hernandez is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, United Healthcare HMO, and United Healthcare POS, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, Dr. Hernandez attended medical school at Francisco Marroquin University Faculty of Medicine. He speaks Spanish. Dr. Hernandez is professionally affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS) and Loyola Outpatient Center (LOC).

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Dr. Margolit H Jankelow, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
4655 N Elston
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Margolit Jankelow's medical specialty is general pediatrics. Clinical interests for Dr. Jankelow include newborn care. Dr. Jankelow accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Aetna, and more. She obtained her medical school training at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg and performed her residency at the University of Chicago Medical Center. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Jankelow's practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Newborn Care

Dr. Thirumazhisai S Gunasekaran, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology, General Pediatrics
1675 Dempster Street; Y3 - 254
Park Ridge, IL
 

Dr. Thirumazhisai Gunasekaran works as a pediatric gastroenterologist and general pediatrician. In his practice, he is particularly interested in heartburn, crohn's disease, and ulcerative colitis. Dr. Gunasekaran takes Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. His education and training includes medical school at Madras Medical College and residency at Government General Hospital and a hospital affiliated with the University of British Columbia. He has received professional recognition including the following: Chicago Super Doctors. Dr. Gunasekaran is conversant in Tamil. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS) and Loyola Outpatient Center (LOC).

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Clinical interests: Heartburn, Ulcerative Colitis, Acid Reflux, Crohn's Disease

Dr. Kamala A Ghaey, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
4655 N Elston Avenue
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Kamala Ghaey's specialty is general pediatrics. She is especially interested in newborn care, infections, and attention deficit disorder (ADD/ADHD). Patient ratings for Dr. Ghaey average 3.5 stars out of 5. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Coventry Health Care Plans are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ghaey accepts. After attending Lady Hardinge Medical College for medical school, Dr. Ghaey completed her residency training at Nassau University Medical Center. In addition to English, Dr. Ghaey (or staff) speaks Hindi. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Ghaey is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Nutrition Issues, Weight Loss, Newborn Care, Attention Deficit Disorder, Infections, Asthma, ... (Read more)

Dr. Kiranmai Gorla, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology, General Pediatrics
1675 Dempster Street; Y3-254
Park Ridge, IL
 

Dr. Kiranmai Gorla works as a pediatric gastroenterologist and general pediatrician in Chicago, IL, Park Ridge, IL, and Hoffman Estates, IL. Dr. Gorla (or staff) is conversant in Telugu, Kannada, and Hindi. Dr. Gorla has a special interest in endoscopy. She is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS). Before performing her residency at MetroHealth Medical Center, Dr. Gorla attended Andhra Medical College for medical school. She is in-network for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Endoscopy

Dr. Anna K Banas, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
6033 West Irving Park Road
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Anna Banas sees patients in Chicago, IL. Her medical specialty is general pediatrics. She speaks Polish. In Dr. Banas's practice, she is particularly interested in immunization (preventive vaccines), asthma, and wart removal. She is professionally affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS). She trained at John Stroger Hospital of Cook County for residency. On average, patients gave her a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Banas accepts several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE.

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Clinical interests: Immunization, Blood Draw, Asthma, Wart Removal

Dr. Esperanza Garcia Alvarez, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology, General Pediatrics
1675 Dempster Street; Y3- 254
Park Ridge, IL
 

Dr. Esperanza Garcia-Alvarez works as a pediatric gastroenterologist and general pediatrician. Dr. Garcia-Alvarez is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. She graduated from the University of Barcelona Faculty of Medicine and then she performed her residency at Metropolitan Hospital Center, New York. Dr. Garcia-Alvarez (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and Catalan. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS) and Loyola Outpatient Center (LOC).

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Dr. Elizabeth D Manjooran, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
1595 E Oakton Street
Des Plaines, IL
 

Dr. Elizabeth Manjooran is a general pediatrician. She takes Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. After attending Assam Medical College & Hospital for medical school, Dr. Manjooran completed her residency training at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University. Dr. Manjooran (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Urdu, Hindi, and Malayalam. She is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS).

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Specializes in General Pediatrics
601 W Central Road; Suite 1
Mt Prospect, IL
 

Dr. Gisela Gonzalez's medical specialty is general pediatrics. She accepts several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. Dr. Gonzalez's residency was performed at Rush University Medical Center. In addition to English, she speaks Spanish. She is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS).

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Dr. Mariola Jackowski, MD
Specializes in General Pediatrics
7447 W Talcott Avenue
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Mariola Jackowski's area of specialization is general pediatrics. After attending Poznan University of Medical Sciences for medical school, she completed her residency training at John Stroger Hospital of Cook County. Dr. Jackowski honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and HFN, as well as other insurance carriers. In addition to English, she speaks Polish. Dr. Jackowski is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS).

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Specializes in General Pediatrics
1675 Dempster Street; Yachtman Pavilion
Park Ridge, IL
 

Dr. Rupa Mahadevan works as a general pediatrician. Dr. Mahadevan takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, HFN, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. She attended George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and then went on to complete her residency at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital. Her professional affiliations include Northwestern Medical Group (NMG), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, and Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Dr. Mahadevan's practice is open to new patients.

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What is General Pediatrics?

General Pediatrics is defined simply as the medical care of children and adolescents. It is one of the broadest specialties, delivering care to patients from birth through young adulthood, and encompassing everything from preventive health to the management of acute and chronic illness. Pediatricians care for the physical, emotional, behavioral, developmental, and social problems that affect children and teens.

A general pediatrician has a wide variety of responsibilities, including:
  • The management and treatment of illnesses and injuries
  • Discouraging the spread of serious illness in children, through education and vaccination
  • Monitoring patients’ physical and developmental growth
  • Performing routine health screenings
  • Promoting a healthy lifestyle
  • Guiding parents in all areas of parenting, from offering reassurance to giving advice on everything related to their child, such as feeding, safety, and education

Perhaps more than any other patient group, children are products of the environment in which they live. Because of this, pediatricians don’t just treat kids -- they treat communities and families as well. They often become advocates for children and for children’s rights. General pediatricians are physicians dedicated to the health and well-being of young people.