Prashant Deshpande, M.D.

Specialties:

Pediatrics
  • Silver Cross Health Connection

Call 708-479-7337

Accepting new patients.

Dr. Prashant Deshpande is a board-certified pediatrician in practice with Southwest Pediatrics. 

He earned his medical degree from Seth GS Medical College in Mumbia, India, where he also completed his residency at King Edward Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Deshpande completed fellowships at Royal North Shore Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine. His clinical interests include autism, medical technology, asthma and neonatal medicine. 

Contact Information

Southwest Pediatrics

Locations

Profile

Gender:

Male

Languages:

Hindi and Thai

Experience

Year began practicing: 1996

Year joined staff: 2010

Education

1989
Seth G S Medical College

Residency

1985
K.E.M. Hospital (India)

Fellowship

1993
Royal North Shore Hospital

Board Certified

  • Pediatrics

Accepted Insurance

  • HUMANA HEALTH PLANS-EPO, HMO, POS
  • BLUE CHOICE OPTIONS-PPO
  • BLUE PRECISION-HMO
  • BLUE CROSS BLUE SHIELD-PPO
  • GREAT WEST HEALTHCARE-POS, PPO
  • BEECH STREET-PPO
  • MULTIPLAN/PHCS/PHSC SAVILITY  -PPO
  • (GENERAL)-PPO
  • CIGNA-HMO, POS, PPO
  • AETNA-HMO, POS, PPO
  • BLUECARE DIRECT-HMO

Other Specialties

  • Pediatrics

Accepting Referrals

  • Pediatrics

Areas Of Interest

Neonatal Care, Newborns, Pediatrics, Preventative Care, Sport Physicals, Sports Physicals, Well Baby Care

Physicians on Silver Cross Hospital’s Medical Staff have expertise in their areas of practice to meet the needs of patients seeking their care. These physicians are independent practitioners on the Medical Staff and are not the agents or employees of Silver Cross Hospital. They treat patients based upon their independent medical judgment and they bill patients separately for their services.