Dr. Erin Taback has been serving patients in Oak Park, River Forest, Forest Park, Berwyn, Riverside 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 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 is an Associate Staff Member at Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. Dr. Taback also serves on the Officers Committee of the Ann and Robert H. Lurie Medical and Dental Staff.
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 Advisory Board for Wonder Works, a Children’s Museum in Oak Park. When not working, Dr. Taback enjoys golf, gardening, cooking, and spending time with family and friends.