Pediatrics – Nephrology

Oak Lawn, IL

Job Description
We are seeking two Full Time Pediatric Nephrologists to join our team based at Advocate Children’s Hospital in Oak Lawn, IL.

Advocate Children’s Oak Lawn is home to a 16 bed Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care Unit, a 24 bed PICU and a 60+ bed NICU. The pediatric nephrology service serves the consultative needs of these units as well as a 50 bed general inpatient unit. There are dedicated hospitalists and intensivists in house 24/7. 

Join our dedicated team of pediatric nephrologists who serve the needs of children in the 9-county metropolitan Chicago market. The group is hard working and extremely collegial!
Position Highlights:
  • Join a group of 3 pediatric nephrologists
  • Clinical locations in Oak Lawn, Tinley Park, and Downers Grove
  • Strong support staff of Nurses & Medical Assistants
  • On-site laboratory and radiology in the clinics 
  • Inpatient & outpatient responsibilities
  • All pediatric sub-specialists on-site
  • Q5 weekend call schedule with the ACH Park Ridge Nephrology team
  • Pediatric residents, fellows (PICU, NICU, Cardiology and Hospital Medicine) and medical students
  • Peritoneal dialysis, hemodialysis, CRRT and plasmapheresis
  • This position offers a competitive salary, sign-on bonus, relocation package, annual CME allowance, full malpractice coverage, and full benefits including a 401K match
Advocate Children’s Hospital is one of the largest network providers of pediatric services in Illinois. A major referral center for infants and children, our two main campuses in Oak Lawn and Park Ridge combine some of the country’s most respected medical talent with exceptional and compassionate care, making us a premier pediatric provider in the Midwest.

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.