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Shantharaj Samuel, M.D.
Shantharaj Samuel, M.D.
Office in Chicago
Advocate Children's Hospital - Park Ridge, Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
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Gender: Male 
Age: 74 
Years in Practice: 46 
Medical Specialty: Pediatrics  
Board Certification: Yes 
Medical School: Mysore Medical College, India 
Internship: Roxborough Memorial 
Residency: Grant Hospital 
Fellowship: Cook County & University of Illinois in pediatric endocrinology 
Philosophy of Care: I spend time counseling parents about behavior modification. I strongly believe this is an important part of pediatric practice. 
Secondary Languages: Polish , Spanish  
Member of Advocate Physician Partners (what's this
3942 N Central Ave, Chicago,  773.736.6220 
Medical Group
Advocate Medical Group - Chicago - North Central Ave

Location information
3942 N Central Ave
Chicago, IL 60634

Medical Specialty

Clinical Interests
allergic disorders
behavior issues
ear piercing
endocrine disorders
immunizations given
prenatal counseling
pulmonary disease
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Unless otherwise stated, physicians are independent practitioners who are not employees or agents of Advocate Health Care or the Advocate facility where the care is being provided. Neither Advocate Health Care nor the Advocate facility shall be liable for the medical care provided or decisions made by these independent physicians.

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