Pediatrician: Lauren Astrug, MD, FAAP | Loyola Medicine

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Lauren Astrug, MD, FAAP


Assistant Professor

Languages Spoken


Clinical Expertise

  • Jaundice
  • Prematurity
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sepsis

About Dr. Astrug

Adventure Travels, Food & Wine

Medical Education

Medical School
Technion, Israeli Institute of Technology, Israel
UT Southwestern
Children's Medical Center of Dallas - Pediatrics
  • University of Chicago - Neonatology

Board Certification

American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine