Maria (Lolita) Alcocer Alkureishi, MD

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Associate Professor of Pediatrics Director, Pediatric Clerkship
Assistant Director, Ambulatory Care Residency Program

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.

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Maria (Lolita) Alcocer Alkureishi, MD, serves as a primary physician for infants, children and teens of all ages. Her goal is to provide continuity of care and preventive health care services for medically underserved youth.

A dedicated educator, Dr. Alkureishi teaches medical students, interns and residents about pediatric clinical care in both ambulatory and inpatient settings. Her research activities focus on patient-centered electronic health record (EHR) use.

Locations

Comer Children's Hospital - Hyde Park

Friend Health - Pulaski


Specialties

Areas of Expertise

Medical Education

  • University of California San Francisco School of Medicine

Internship

  • University of California San Francisco Health

Residency

  • University of California San Francisco Health

Fellowship

  • University of Chicago Medicine

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • Council on Medical Student Education in Pediatrics
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Aetna HMO (specialists only)
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO (specialists only)
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI) (specialists only)
  • BCBS PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare *see insurance page
  • Aetna Better Health *see insurance page
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS 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)
To Request an Appointment

Comer Children's Hospital - Hyde Park

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At a Glance

Practicing Since2008

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English