Dr. Sylvia M. Villares, MD, Pediatrician
We verify the medical license of each FindaTopDoc Verified Doctor to ensure that their license is active and they are in good medical standing.

Dr. Sylvia M. Villares, MD

Pediatrician

5/5(2)
1431 N Western Ave Suite 101 Chicago IL, 60622
Rating

5/5

About

Dr. Sylvia Villares is a pediatrician practicing in Chicago, IL. Dr. Villares is a doctor who specializes in the health care of children. As a pedicatrician, Dr. Villares diagnoses and treats infections, injuries, diseases and other disorders in children. Pediatricians typically work with infants, children, teenagers and young adults up to age 21. They practice medical care as well as preventative health care. Dr. Villares can oversee and manage the physical, mental and emotional health of their patients.

Board Certification

PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP

Provider Details

FemaleEnglish
Dr. Sylvia M. Villares, MD
Dr. Sylvia M. Villares, MD's Expert Contributions

Expert Publications

Data provided by the National Library of Medicine

Dr. Sylvia M. Villares, MD's Practice location

Practice At 1431 N Western Ave Suite 101

1431 N Western Ave Suite 101 -
Chicago, IL 60622
Get Direction
New patients: 773-276-2272
Fax: 773-276-2399

711 W North Ave Fl 1 -
Chicago, IL 60610
Get Direction
New patients: 312-337-1982

840 S WOOD ST -
CHICAGO, IL 60612
Get Direction
New patients: 312-996-7416
Fax: 312-413-0243

Dr. Sylvia M. Villares, MD's reviews

(2)
Write Review

Patient Experience with Dr. Villares


5.0

Based on 2 reviews

Dr. Sylvia M. Villares, MD has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 2 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Pediatrician in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

Media Releases

Get to know Pediatrician Dr. Sylvia M. Villares, who serves patients in Chicago, Illinois.

Dr. Villares is a board-certified pediatrician who is devoted to ensuring the longevity of her patients’ health and developing long-lasting relationships with them. She takes her time to understand symptoms and give correct diagnoses to ensure the continued health of all her patients. At present, she can be found on staff at Presence Seton Family Health Center and AMITA Health Saint Joseph Hospital Chicago, both of which are located in Chicago, Illinois.

Presence Seton Family Health Center and AMITA Health Saint Joseph Hospital Chicago are a part of the AMITA Health system, which serves communities throughout the greater Chicago area down to Kankakee, integrating 19 hospitals, more than 230 outpatient sites, and the full spectrum of medical care for patients and their families from primary, immediate, and emergency care to advanced cardiology, neurology, and cancer treatments. “We are committed to providing quality care that is open, inclusive and compassionate, delivered with dignity and empathy for all. In sickness and in health.®” 

The doctor is board-certified in pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP), which is one of the 24 certifying boards of the American Board of Medical Specialties. Founded in 1933, the ABP is an independent, nonprofit organization whose certificate is recognized throughout the world as a credential signifying a high level of physician competence. Certification by the ABP has one objective, to promote excellence in medical care for children and adolescents.

After earning her undergraduate degree from the University of Central Florida, Dr. Villares went on to obtain her medical degree from the Universidad Central del Caribe in Puerto Rico. Upon graduation, she relocated to the United States to complete both her residency and fellowship in pediatrics at New York Medical College at Saint Vincent’s Hospital and Medical Center.

Pediatrics is the branch of medicine that involves the medical care of infants, children, and adolescents. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends people be under pediatric care up to the age of 21. As a pediatrician, Dr. Villares provides medical care to people ranging in age from newborns to young adults. She is trained to examine, diagnose, and treat children with a wide variety of injuries and illnesses through all of their developmental stages, as they grow and mature. 

Recommended Articles

  • Autism Assessments Are Male-Centered: Why?

    Gender inequality comes in many forms. While there have been large strides in the right direction over the past couple centuries, there is much work to be done as a society. The medical field has their own gender inequality issues with patients. Historically, all health assessments and measurements...

  • Tips for Moving to a New Home in Order to Improve Special Needs Services

    It is no secret that parents want what is best for their children. Parents everywhere are constantly looking for the best school districts, the safest neighborhoods, and anything else that could lead to a better life for their sons and daughters. Parents of children with autism know this struggle...

  • What is Dyslexia?

    Dyslexia refers to a disorder characterized by disability in reading. This is a very common learning disability and is found to affect a large percentage of people in the country. Children with this learning disorder are found to have normal vision and intelligence. In many cases, the condition...

  • RSV Symptoms

    What is RSV?RSV or respiratory syncytial virus is a common virus that usually affects the respiratory tract. It can cause colds in adults and older children, but may cause serious lung infections, such as pneumonia or bronchiolitis in babies and immunocompromised individuals. CausesRSV is only...

  • What Is Jaundice: Get the Facts

    Jaundice is the yellowish color that often appears on the skin of newborns. This condition develops when bilirubin builds up in the baby’s blood. While pregnant, the mother’s liver gets rid of the infant’s bilirubin; however, after birth, the child’s liver eliminates the bilirubin on its...

  • When to Seek Medication for Jaundice in Newborn Babies

    Jaundice usually appears about three days after birth and disappears by the time the baby is two weeks old. Premature babies are more prone to jaundice than the mature ones. This condition can also take 5-7 days to appear. It can also stretch up to 3 weeks. Jaundice also tends to last relatively...

Nearby Providers

Nearest Hospitals

PRESENCE SAINTS MARY AND ELIZABETH MEDICAL CENTERl

2233 W DIVISION ST CHICAGO IL 60622

Head east 112 ft
Turn right onto North Claremont Avenue 231 ft
Turn right onto West Hirsch Street 323 ft
Turn left onto North Western Avenue 1332 ft
Turn left onto West Division Street 664 ft
Turn right onto North Oakley Boulevard 338 ft
Turn left 319 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the left

NORWEGIAN-AMERICAN HOSPITALl

1044 N FRANCISCO AVE CHICAGO IL 60622

Head east 112 ft
Turn right onto North Claremont Avenue 231 ft
Turn right onto West Hirsch Street 323 ft
Turn left onto North Western Avenue 1332 ft
Turn right onto West Division Street 3353 ft
Turn left onto North Francisco Avenue 661 ft
You have arrived at your destination, straight ahead 3 ft

DHHS USPHS INDIAN HEALTH SERVICESl

EXIT #102 OFF I-40 1/2 MILE SOUTH SAN FIDEL NM 87049

Head west 217 ft
Turn left 50 ft
Make a slight right 70 ft
Turn right onto North Western Avenue 996 ft
Turn right onto West North Avenue (IL 64) 1.3 mi
You have arrived at your destination, on the right

PRESENCE SAINT JOSEPH HOSPITAL - CHICAGOl

2900 NORTH LAKE SHORE DRIVE CHICAGO IL 60657

707 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
Head east on W North Ave toward N Orchard St
0.1 mi
Turn left onto N Larrabee St
0.5 mi
Turn right onto W Armitage AvePass by First American Bank (on the left in 0.3 mi)
0.4 mi
Turn left onto N Clark St
46 ft
Slight right onto N Lincoln Park W
0.5 mi
Turn right onto W Fullerton Ave/W Fullerton Pkwy
0.2 mi
Turn left onto N Cannon Dr
0.4 mi
Turn right onto N Lake Shore Dr W
0.2 mi
Turn left
154 ft
2801 N Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL 60657, USA

ANN & ROBERT H LURIE CHILDRENS HOSPITAL OF CHICAGOl

225 E CHICAGO, BOX 57 CHICAGO IL 60611

707 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
Head east on W North Ave toward N Orchard St
0.7 mi
Turn left onto N LaSalle Dr
0.4 mi
Take the ramp to US-41 S/N Lake Shore Dr
174 ft
Keep left and merge onto US-41 S/N Lake Shore Dr
1.3 mi
Turn right onto E Chicago Ave
0.2 mi
Turn leftDestination will be on the right
171 ft
229 E Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60611, USA

DHHS USPHS INDIAN HEALTH SERVICESl

EXIT #102 OFF I-40 1/2 MILE SOUTH SAN FIDEL NM 87049

707 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
Head west on W North Ave
0.8 mi
Turn leftDestination will be on the right
75 ft
1315 W North Ave, Chicago, IL 60642, USA

RUSH UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTERl

1653 WEST CONGRESS PARKWAY CHICAGO IL 60612

Head north on South Wood Street 1490 ft
Turn right onto West Congress Parkway 1083 ft
You have arrived at your destination

JOHN H STROGER JR HOSPITALl

1901 W HARRISON ST CHICAGO IL 60612

Head north on South Wood Street 1137 ft
Turn left onto West Harrison Street 900 ft
Turn left onto West Ogden Avenue 370 ft
Turn left 429 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the left

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS HOSPITALl

1740 WEST TAYLOR ST SUITE 1400 CHICAGO IL 60612

Head south on South Wood Street 662 ft
Turn left onto West Taylor Street 255 ft
You have arrived at your destination, on the left