Pediatrics – Developmental Pediatrics

Oak Lawn, IL

Job Description
Advocate Aurora Health & Advocate Children’s Hospital is growing, and we seek BC/BE Developmental Behavioral Pediatricians to join our practices in Park Ridge and Oak Lawn, IL. 
Advocate Children’s Hospital is the largest network provider of pediatric services in the state of Illinois. Our community has enormous demand and diverse pathology with a large draw of complex patients.
Position Highlights:
  • Our Physicians have an enthusiastic approach to providing outstanding clinical care for children
  • Opportunity for teaching pediatric residents and medical students
  • Join a large multidisciplinary group
  • Work with an underserved patient population
  • Excellent work-life balance
  • Join an established and supportive team with strong department staffing
  • Neurodevelopmental evaluations of children include history-taking, physical examination, neurological examination, developmental screening, and doing extensive developmental diagnostic evaluations
  • Procedures include ADOS, Tele-ASD-Peds, BOSA, Bracken, K-BIT
  • This position is not J1 eligible
About Oak Lawn, Illinois
Oak Lawn, an attractive Village of nearly 56,000 residents and over 1,800 diverse businesses, has distinguished itself among Chicago’s leading southwest suburbs. Nestled in the center of Cook County, a distinctive “home town” essence flows through Oak Lawn; an unmatched quality evidenced through the community’s affable neighborhoods, dynamic business districts, well- maintained recreational areas and cultural vivacity.
The resources accessed within Oak Lawn are truly second-to-none. Exceptional educational opportunities are profound, as residents have a choice among a number of public and private school options and several higher education and continuing education institutions. Compassionate and quality healthcare is readily available through various established practices, along with the presence of Advocate Christ Medical Center and Advocate Children’s Hospital. 
About Advocate Aurora Health
Advocate Aurora Health’s combined strength and stability drives us forward. Our integrated delivery model allows our clinicians to offer state-of-the-art, top tier quality care throughout eastern Wisconsin and northern and central Illinois.
Our supportive staff and leadership are committed to an autonomous practice environment and continuously strive to be on the forefront of managing the changing healthcare landscape, advances in technology and innovative approaches to providing impeccable outcomes for our patients.
Whether you’re looking to practice in the heart of a dynamic city such as Chicago or Milwaukee, a multi-specialty clinic in the suburbs, or a charming small town, Advocate Aurora Health has an opportunity for you.
Working at Advocate Aurora Health
Advocate Aurora Health is committed to diversity and inclusion every single day and in everything we do. Diversity lives in the differences, great and small, that matter to us and make each of us unique – from our age and the color of our skin, to our abilities and the things we believe in. We know that empowering our differences inspires creativity that leads to innovative solutions – for our team members, consumers and communities. And because health care is built upon relationships, it’s important for the people we serve to be able to trust us to meet their unique needs.
By cultivating an atmosphere of acceptance and compassion, we create a welcoming environment where our patients can heal, our team members can thrive and our business can grow. As a team member, working in a diverse setting allows you the chance to grow in ways that will broaden your perspective to deliver the best possible patient care.