Shahida Tanveer, MD

Specialties: Pediatrics

Hospital Affiliations: Elmhurst Hospital

Clinical Interests: Attention Deficit Disorders; Adolescent Gynecology; Asthma; Autism/PPD; Ear Problems; Eating Disorders; Growth Disorders; Pediatric Allergy; Seizure Disorders; Sinus Problems

Philosophy Of Care

As a mother, I experience many of the same concerns as the parents of my patients. I work closely with parents to help maintain the health of their children by using preventive medicine and nurturing life long health habits.


130 S. Main Street
Suite 304
Lombard, IL 60148
Phone: 630-916-1400
Fax: 630-916-6883
1600 Torrence Avenue
Calumet City, IL 60409
Phone: 708 891-0089
Fax: 708 891-0681

Education & Credentials

Medical School: Madras Medical College

Internship: Institute of Child Health, India

Society: American Academy of Pediatrics; American Medical Association; Cook County Hospital - Chicago

Language: English, Hindi



Insurance Accepted

  • Medicaid
  • Medicare Assignment
  • Alexian Bros. Healthcare
  • Alberto Culver Company
  • Access Health HMO
  • UHC Indemnity
  • Aetna Elect Choice POS
  • Aetna Health Plan EPO
  • Aetna Managed Choice (POS)
  • Aetna Health Plan HMO
  • Aetna VHA Partners PPO
  • Aetna Health Plan PPO
  • Affordable Compare
  • Affordable Heathcare
  • American PPO
  • America's Health Plan
  • America's Health Plan PPO
  • American Providers HMO
  • American Providers POS
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Bankers Life & Casualty PPO
  • Benefit Admin. Sys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield MNCP
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • BCBS Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross/Shield HMO Illinois
  • Berlin Industries PPO
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Advantage PPO
  • Blue Advantage Plus PPO
  • Beech Street PPO
  • Benefit Trust Life PPO
  • Cappcare
  • CCN Elect POS
  • Champus
  • Choice (Managed) POS
  • Choice (Open) PPO
  • Choice (Select) HMO
  • Cigna Healthplan HMO
  • Cigna Life & Casual PPO
  • Cigna Healthplan PPO
  • Compass Health Care Plans HMO
  • Coresource Inc - HMO
  • Coresource Inc - PPO
  • Cigna Healthplan POS
  • Cigna Select Source Plus
  • Epiqual CCN
  • Epiqual CCN PPO
  • Epiqual EPO (Elect)
  • Epiqual PPO
  • Epiqual POS
  • Equicor PPO
  • Family First Healthcare PHP
  • FHP/Take Care
  • FHP of IL, HMO
  • FHP of IL, PPO
  • Foremost PPO
  • Freedom Plus PPO
  • Group Insurance Admin. PPO
  • Great Lakes HMO
  • Great West PPO
  • Guardian
  • Health Chicago HMO
  • Healthcare Compare/Affordable
  • Healthcare Finest Network PPO
  • Health Care Network of America
  • Health Chicago PPO
  • Health Dynamics PPO
  • Health Direct HMO
  • Health Design, Inc.
  • Health Direct POS
  • Health Direct PPO
  • Health Financial Network
  • Humana HMO/Premier
  • Health Corp. International PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana PPO
  • Health Network PPO
  • Health Payors Organization PPO
  • Health Preferred MidAmerica
  • Health Payors Organization PPO
  • Health Preferred
  • Health Star
  • Health Spring
  • Health Sync PPO
  • Humana - Emphesys PPO
  • Humana - Employers Health
  • Humana POS
  • John Hancock POS
  • Labor Care PPO
  • MetLife Healthcare HMO
  • Met Elect
  • MetraHealth HMO
  • MetraHealth EPO
  • MetraHealth PPO
  • Metropolitan
  • Motorola
  • MultiPlan, Inc. PPO
  • Northwestern Healthcare PPO
  • Northwestern Healthcare POS
  • National Provider Network PPO
  • National Preferred Provider Network
  • Oxford Health Care
  • Principal Behavior Hlth Care
  • Preferred Care Network PPO
  • PHCS-EPO (thru Glencare)
  • PHN Open Access
  • Principal Healthcare HMO
  • Principal Healthcare POS
  • Principal Healthcare PPO
  • Private Healthcare Systems PPO
  • Preferred Health Network PPO
  • Preferred Network Access
  • Preferred Plan, Inc.
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • PPO Network (Priv. Hlthcr Sys)
  • Rush/Prudential PPO
  • Preferred Health Care
  • Rush Prudential PruPlus POS
  • Rush Prudential Network PPO
  • Rush Prudential HMO
  • Rush Contract Care
  • Teamsters
  • United Healthcare Choice HMO
  • United Healthcare Choice PPO
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Choice
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus
  • United Healthcare Select
  • United Healthcare HMO
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus HMO
  • United Healthcare Open Access
  • United Healthcare PPO
  • United Healthcare POS
  • United Healthcare Select Plus
  • United Healthcare United Choice
  • Unicare Healh Plan HMO
  • Unicare Plus Plan POS
  • Unicare Network PPO
  • Wellmark Health Network PPO
  • Wellpoint Health Networks


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