Oak Park Pediatrics is committed to providing the highest quality of care for our patients in a courteous, friendly, warm and nurturing environment. We strive to establish a personal relationship with each of our families and provide unique access to all of our doctors, who will make themselves available to you in-person, on the telephone and by email. We believe that fostering better communication and accessibility is central to your child’s care.
We offer convenient office hours (including walk-in hours every weekday morning) so that we can see and respond to your child’s needs promptly. We are committed to spending the time necessary to listen to your concerns, answer all your questions and appropriately attend to your child’s needs. We use electronic medical records (EMR) and related technology to facilitate accurate and consistent medical records, which makes it easy for us to provide you with information promptly.
|Monday||8:15 AM – 8:00 PM|
|Tuesday||8:15 AM – 5:30 PM|
|Wednesday||8:15 AM – 5:30 PM|
|Thursday||8:15 AM – 8:00 PM|
|Friday||8:15 AM – 4:00 PM|
|Saturday||9:00 AM – 12:00 PM|
We offer a full range of pediatric services. Oak Park Pediatrics promotes safe and healthy lifestyles, screens for early detection of illnesses, and provides prompt care when your child is ill. We look forward to assisting you with the rewarding yet challenging adventures of caring for your children as they grow into healthy young adults.
- Well Child Exams
- Developmental Screenings
- School and Sports Physicals
- Treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
- Diagnosis & Management of Acute and Chronic Illnesses
Drs. Erin Taback, Elizabeth Thompson, Abigail Hodges, Tara Brito, Ashima Gupta, and Lauren Knight are Board Certified pediatricians who live and work in the Oak Park & River Forest community.
Dr. Erin Taback
Founded Oak Park Pediatrics in 2011
Dr. Erin Taback grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and in 1992 graduated cum laude and received a BS in Biology from the University of Michigan.
Dr. Elizabeth Thompson
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.
Dr. Abigail Hodges
Joined Oak Park Pediatrics in 2014
Dr. Hodges grew up in Kalamazoo, MI, and in 2005 earned a BA in Biology and Psychology from Northwestern University.
Dr. Tara Brito
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.
Dr. Ashima Gupta
Joined Oak Park Pediatrics in 2020
Dr. Gupta is Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and a Clinician at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine.
Dr. Lauren Knight
Joined Oak Park Pediatrics in 2021
Dr. Knight grew up in Weston, Florida and she attended the University of Florida in Gainesville where she graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology in 2014 and continued at the University of Florida for medical school.