Radhika Peddinti, MD

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology (Pediatric Cancer) | More

Associate Professor of Pediatrics Clinical Director, Sickle Cell Disease 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.

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


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


  • Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Society of Hematology
  • American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  • 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
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • 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
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At a Glance

Practicing Since1997

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Hematology and Oncology

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Telugu
  • Bengali