Erin Taback

Dr. Erin Taback
Pediatrician
Founded Oak Park Pediatrics in 2011

Dr. Erin Taback has been serving patients in Oak Park, River Forest, Forest Park and the surrounding communities since 2000.   In 2011, Dr. Taback founded Oak Park Pediatrics in order to bring the continuity of care and exceptional, personalized service that she believes all patients (and their parents) expect and deserve.

Dr. Taback grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  In 1992, she graduated cum laude and received a BS in Biology from the University of Michigan.  She graduated from medical school at Temple University School of Medicine in 1996.  Dr. Taback then moved to Chicago, where in 1999 she completed her pediatric residency at Children’s Memorial Hospital (now known as Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago).  After completing her residency, Dr. Taback spent one year as a Pediatric Hospitalist at Highland Park Hospital.  Since then Dr. Taback has been in private practice.

Dr. Taback is Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics, a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, and an Instructor of Clinical Pediatrics at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine.  She holds privileges and sees newborns at Prentice Women’s Hospital of Northwestern Memorial Hospital and West Suburban Medical Center, and is an Associate Staff Member at Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago.

Dr. Taback lives in Oak Park with her husband and their two children. She is very knowledgeable about services available to children in the area such as park district programs, community activities and pre-schools, and serves on the Board of Directors for Wonder Works, a Children’s Museum in Oak Park. When not working, Dr. Taback enjoys exercise, golf, gardening, cooking, and spending time with family and friends.

Dr. Elizabeth Thompson

Dr. Elizabeth Thompson
Pediatrician
Joined Oak Park Pediatrics in 2013

Dr. Elizabeth Thompson grew up in McHenry, IL, and in 2003 graduated magna cum laude and received a BS in pre-professional studies from the University of Notre Dame.  She then graduated from Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine in 2008, and in 2011 completed her pediatric residency at the University of North Carolina Hospitals in Chapel Hill.  From 2011-2013, Dr. Thompson served as a Pediatric Hospitalist and Assistant Professor in Pediatrics at UNC Hospitals where she cared for general pediatric patients and pediatric neurology patients admitted to the hospital and also provided coverage for the newborn nursery.

Dr. Thompson is Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics, a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, and an Assistant Clinician at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine. She holds privileges and sees newborns at Prentice Women’s Hospital and West Suburban Medical Center, and is an Associate Staff Member at Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago.

Dr. Thompson lives in Oak Park with her husband and their three children.  She is very excited about establishing lasting relationships with her patients and their families in the community she now calls home.  Outside of work, Dr. Thompson enjoys cooking, yoga, traveling, and spending time with her family.

Withman Haro

Dr. Withman Haro
Pediatrician
Joined Oak Park Pediatrics in 2014

Dr. Withman Haro grew up in Chicago, and in 1998 received a BA in Psychology from Northwestern University.  He then graduated in 2004 from the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Peoria, and in 2007 completed his pediatric residency at Advocate Children’s Hospital in Oak Lawn.  Dr. Haro worked for an underserved community health clinic for 5 years after his residency, and then transitioned over to traditional private practice in the far west suburbs of Aurora and St. Charles before joining a practice at Advocate Children’s Hospital in 2012.

Dr. Haro is Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics, a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, and an Assistant Clinician at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine. He holds privileges and sees newborns at Prentice Women’s Hospital and West Suburban Medical Center, and is an Associate Staff Member at Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago..

Dr. Haro lives in Oak Park with his wife and their two children. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his children, cooking, running, and biking. You may see Dr. Haro running through Oak Park early in the mornings, and he will be running the Bank of America Chicago Marathon for the first time this year.

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Dr. Abigail Hodges
Pediatrician
Joined Oak Park Pediatrics in 2014

Dr. Abigail Hodges grew up in Kalamazoo, MI, and in 2005 earned a BA in Biology and Psychology from Northwestern University. She then graduated from the University of Michigan Medical School in 2011, and in 2014 completed her pediatric residency at Loyola University Medical Center. Dr. Hodges is Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics, a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, and an Assistant Clinician at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine. She holds privileges and sees newborns at Prentice Women’s Hospital and West Suburban Medical Center, and is an Associate Staff Member at Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago.

Dr. Hodges lives in Oak Park with her husband and their two young children. Her passions include musicals, opera, college football, travel, and visiting museums and zoos.

 

 

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Dr. Tara Brito
Pediatrician
Joined Oak Park Pediatrics in 2016

Dr. Tara Brito grew up in Bellevue, WA, but fell in love with the Midwest during her 4 years at the University of Notre Dame where she graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in 2009. She completed medical school at the University of Washington in 2013, and then returned to the Midwest to complete her pediatric residency at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. She holds privileges and sees newborns at Prentice Women’s Hospital and West Suburban Medical Center, and is an Associate Physician at Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago.

Dr. Brito is thrilled to get to know the Oak Park community and looks forward to the relationships she will be forming with her patients and families. Outside of work, she loves all things college football. Dr. Brito also enjoys cooking and trying out new recipes, is an avid reader, and is always taking book recommendations for her monthly book club.