Northwestern Children's Practice

New Parent<br /> Support Group

New Parent
Support Group

Meets weekly (Tuesdays at 12:30), this group is led by our lactation consultants and providers and helps to advise on the concerns of families with new little ones.

Sleep Specialist

Sleep Specialist

Dr. Marc Weissbluth, the founder of the Northwestern Children’s Practice and author of Healthy Sleep Habits, Happy Child retired from clinical practice in 2013. All of our providers are familiar with Dr. Weissbluth’s methods, and we also have a network of sleep consultants in the Chicago area who we can refer you to.

Nutrition Specialist

Nutrition Specialist

Dr. Rebecca Unger is an Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at Northwestern University Medical School. She is available for nutrition consultations, both in the office and through The Lurie Children’s Wellness and Weight Management Clinic.

Safe Immunization Practices

Safe Immunization Practices

Dr. Scott Goldstein has been recognized by the Illinois Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics as a “Vaccine Champion.” He has lectured to many parenting and health care provider groups on the importance and safety of childhood vaccinations.

Announcements

Expanded walk-in hours start Monday, April 14! Sick children who are established patients of the practice may be seen without an appointment by a doctor or nurse practitioner at 8am Monday – Friday, and at 10am on Saturday and Sunday. Additionally, they may be seen without an appointment by a nurse practitioner between 9-11am Monday – Friday. Please call to schedule an appointment if you cannot come during the walk-in hours.

Congratulations to Dr. Rebecca Unger, who was named as one of Chicago’s Top Primary Care Doctors by Chicago Magazine!

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