MAYWOOD, Ill. – Teresa Nam, MD, brings her expertise in treating adult and pediatric patients to the primary care team at the Loyola Center for Health at Burr Ridge. She also is an assistant professor in the departments of medicine and pediatrics at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine.
Dr. Nam is board-certified in adult internal medicine and pediatrics seeing patients from birth to older adults. In addition to caring for patients of all ages her clinical interests including caring for patients with special health care needs, adolescent medicine and twins.
“Loyola is a special place to provide patient care because it recognizes the importance of primary care and has an amazing network of adult and pediatric specialists to complement that,” said Dr. Nam.
She has a passion for medical education, having played a significant role in the training of medical students and residents at Rush University Medical Center where she practiced prior to joining Loyola.
Dr. Nam has served on several regional committees, including the Illinois Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Children with Disabilities, as well as their Committee for Transitioning Children with Special Needs to Adulthood.
She played an integral role in the development of a transitional clinic for patients who have comprehensive blood disorders at Rush University Hospital.
Dr. Nam earned her medical degree from Case Western University School of Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio. She completed a combined residency program in adult internal medicine and pediatrics at The University of Chicago Hospitals.
Dr. Nam sees patients at the Loyola Center for Health at Burr Ridge located at 6800 North Frontage Road.