A neonatologist, Masayoshi Uemura, MD, MPH, provides care for newborns and infants with severe health conditions, including those related to premature birth.

Dr. Uemura's research focuses on factors that determine low birth weight, especially in children born to interracial couples.

Dr. Uemura primarily sees patients at Community Hospital in Munster, Ind., an affiliate of the University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's Hospital.

Education

Toho University School of Medicine

Medical Education

  • Toho University School of Medicine

Internship

  • United States Naval Hospital, Okinawa, Japan

Residency

  • Long Island College Hospital, Brooklyn

Fellowship

  • University of Chicago Comer Children's Hospital

Other Grad Education

  • MPH, University of Illinois, Chicago

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI)
  • BCBS PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
To Request an Appointment

UChicago Medicine at Community Hospital - Munster

Request an Appointment at UChicago Medicine at Community Hospital - Munster or call UCM Connect at 1-888-824-0200

To Refer a Patient

Refer a Patient or call UCM Connect at 1-888-824-0200

At a Glance

Board Certifications

  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Japanese