Northwestern Memorial Hospital's pediatricians provide a full spectrum of services for infants, children and young adults. Pediatric services include:
- Well-care visits
- Sick visits
- Referral to specialty care at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
Our pediatricians believe in health education and address the concerns of both patient and parent.
In addition to general pediatric care, The Renee Schine Crown Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) is a secured Level III care unit is on our medical campus. At the NICU, we provide state-of-the-art care for premature and seriously ill newborns. Level III is the highest possible designation for NICUs.
Delivering Your Baby at Prentice
Before you deliver your baby at Prentice, you must choose a Northwestern Memorial Hospital pediatrician. During your stay at Prentice, the NMH pediatrician will examine your baby before he/she is admitted and care for them until it's time to go home.
Please note: the pediatrician who cares for your baby in the hospital does not have to be the same pediatrician who follows your baby after you leave Prentice. Learn more about choosing a pediatrician...
If you need assistance finding a pediatrician to admit your baby to Prentice, call Physician Referrals at (312) 926-8400 and one of the representatives will assist you. Please inform the representative that you are looking for a pediatrician during your Prentice stay.