Radhika Peddinti, MD

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology (Pediatric Cancer) | More

Associate Professor of Pediatrics Clinical Director, Sickle Cell Disease Program

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.

Radhika Peddinti, MD, is an expert in the care and treatment of children with all types of blood disorders and cancers. She is particularly interested in sickle cell disease. She also is a part of the multidisciplinary Vascular Anomalies Group. Other areas of interest include hemoglobinopathies, benign hematology, coagulation disorders and solid tumors.

Dr. Peddinti and her colleagues participate in ongoing clinical research trials conducted by the Children’s Oncology Group.

Areas of Expertise

Medical Education

  • Government Medical College, Nagpur, India


  • John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County


  • Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Society of Hematology (ASH)
  • American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (ASPHO)
  • 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

Practicing Since1997

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Hematology and Oncology

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Telugu
  • Bengali