Masayoshi Uemura, MD, MPH

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Clinical Associate of Pediatrics

A clinically integrated network of physicians and providers employed by UChicago Medicine who offer care in inpatient, community, ambulatory, acute care or extended care settings.


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.

Medical Education

  • Toho University School of Medicine


  • United States Naval Hospital


  • Long Island College Hospital


  • University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's

Other Grad Education

  • MPH, University of Illinois at Chicago

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare*
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
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At a Glance

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Japanese