Anita Blanchard, MD

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Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education

UChicago Faculty Physicians hold faculty positions with the University of Chicago and provide care for patients on the academic health system’s main campus in Hyde Park and in care centers throughout the Chicago region.


Anita Blanchard, MD, specializes in the treatment of cervical dysplasia, menopause management, and geriatric gynecologic care.

Dr. Blanchard is committed to enhancing Chicago’s South Side community by increasing the diversity of physicians and building programs to fulfill community health needs. She has created innovative community programs including seminars highlighting maternal and adolescent topics.

As Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education at the Pritzker School of Medicine, Dr. Blanchard supervises and supports hundreds of residents and fellows in more than 100 programs.

She also serves as a member of the board of directors for the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, a member of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) OB-GYN review committee, and the University of Chicago’s co-PI of the ACGME Pursuing Excellence Initiative.


Areas of Expertise

  • Gynecology
  • Non-Surgical Management of Uterine Fibroids
  • Women's Health
  • Menopause
  • Gynecologic Care for Cancer Survivors
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Vulvar Disease
  • Abnormal Pap Smears

Medical Education

  • University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine


  • University of Chicago Medicine


  • University of Chicago Medicine

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • Chicago Lying-in Hospital Board of Directors
  • Chicago Gynecological Society
  • American Medical Association
  • Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics
  • Society for Academic Specialists in General Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Foundation
  • Aetna HMO (specialists only)
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO (specialists only)
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI) (specialists only)
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare *see insurance page
  • Aetna Better Health *see insurance page
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice Plus POS/PPO
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO) (specialists only)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • BCBS Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus HMO
  • United Choice HMO (specialists only)
  • University of Chicago Health Plan (UCHP)
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At a Glance

Practicing Since1994

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

Languages Spoken

  • English