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Pediatric & Adolescent Gynecology, OB/GYN | More

Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

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.


Shashwati Pradhan, MD, excels in providing comprehensive gynecology care to children and young adults, helping them navigate gynecologic conditions while minimizing any nervousness, embarrassment or worry.

Dr. Pradhan’s clinical practice focuses on diagnosing and treating congenital gynecologic anomalies. She also specializes in a wide range of common and complex pediatric and adolescent gynecology, including:

  • pediatric vaginal concerns
  • labial adhesions
  • early on-set puberty
  • menstrual problems (irregular, heavy and painful periods)
  • chronic pelvic pain,
  • contraception
  • surgical treatment of pelvic and ovarian masses.

Areas of Expertise

Medical Education

  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine


  • Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center


  • Children's National Hospital

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • North American Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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)
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At a Glance

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi