Shrinal Vyas, MD

Specialty: Pediatrics

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Advocate Children's Medical Group

1945 West Wilson Avenue

4th Floor

Chicago, IL 60640

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Office: 773-736-6220

Fax: 773-736-3941

Meet Shrinal Vyas, MD

About me

  • Gender:
  • Primary area of focus: Primary Care Pediatrics
  • Clinical interests: Atopic DiseasesMedically Complex ChildrenNewborn Care
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  • Residency: Advocate Lutheran General Hospital, Pediatrics
  • Medical School: University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine

Board certifications

  • Pediatrics

Hospital affiliations

  • Advocate Children's Hospital - Park Ridge
  • Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

Insurance accepted

  • AAH Preferred – Team Member Plan
  • AAH Select – Team Member Plan
  • AARP Medicare Advantage Access HMO
  • Aetna Better Health Premier Plan MMAI
  • Aetna Coventry (Aetna Medicare) HMO
  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice (MC) POS
  • Aetna Medicare HMO
  • Aetna Medicare POS
  • Aetna Medicare PPO
  • Aetna Medicare Value Plan PPO
  • Aetna NAP - PPO
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna Premier Care Network
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna State of Illinois HMO
  • Aetna State of Illinois Open Access Plus
  • Aetna State of Illinois PPO
  • Aetna Value Performance Network
  • Beech Street Network PPO
  • Benefit Plan Administrators (BPA)
  • Benefits Services and Systems, Inc
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Community FHP
  • Blue Cross Community ICP
  • Blue Cross Community MMAI
  • Blue Cross HMO Illinois
  • Blue Cross Med Select PPO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Supplement PPO
  • Blue Medicare Advocate Health HMO
  • Blue Precision HMO
  • BlueCare Direct
  • Cigna APWU Health Plan Open Access Plus
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna Health Partners POS
  • Cigna Healthspring True Choice PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna NALC Health Benefits Plan
  • Cigna Open Access Plus
  • Cigna Open Access POS
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cigna-HealthSpring Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry / FirstHealth
  • Coventry Health Care HMO
  • Coventry Health Care Open Access POS
  • Coventry Health Care POS
  • Coventry Health Care PPO
  • First Health Network PPO
  • FirstHealth / Coventry Personal Care
  • Galaxy Health Network PPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna EPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • HealthSmart Preferred PPO
  • HST Care Connect EPO
  • HST Care Connect PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana Community Select HMO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana Illinois CCN HMO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Humana Medicare Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana Medicare Supplement Plan
  • Humana MMAI
  • Humana National HMO
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana National POS - Open Access
  • Humana POS
  • Humana PPO
  • Medicare
  • Meridian
  • Meridian MMAI
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • SEIU – Local 4 HMO
  • SEIU – Local 4 PPO
  • Tricare Prime
  • UFCW Local 1546 Health and Welfare Fund (UMC)
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Advantage Value HMO - POS
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete Plan 1 HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete Plan 2 HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Supplement
  • UHC National Railway Carriers & United Transportation Union Health and Welfare
  • UHC Railroad Employees National Health & Welfare Plan
  • UHC/ AARP Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • Union Health Services, Inc.
  • Union Medical Care PPO
  • United Health One Golden Rule
  • United Healthcare Charter HMO
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus PPO
  • United Healthcare Choice PPO
  • United Healthcare Core PPO
  • United Healthcare Group Medicare Advantage PPO
  • United Healthcare Indemnity
  • United Healthcare Medica
  • United Healthcare Medicare Complete Assure PPO
  • United Healthcare Navigate HMO
  • United Healthcare NexusACO OA
  • United Healthcare NexusACO R
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Oxford
  • Wellcare Health Plans HMO

Ratings and reviews

Overall rating

based on 164 patient ratings.


July 29, 2020 8:08 AM

We love Dr. Vyas. Friendly, and informative and shows her concern and care.

July 24, 2020 10:00 AM

We love Dr. Vyas & all the staff.

July 14, 2020 5:10 AM

always pleasant visits

June 23, 2020 4:13 PM

Dr. S is always kind and caring. We appreciate that she remembers X and he likes her.

June 20, 2020 8:42 AM

very good social distancing practices at the office

June 15, 2020 11:18 PM

DR. Vyas is just amazing and so are the staff.

May 4, 2020 11:12 AM

Excellent & attentive.

May 4, 2020 8:31 AM

Excellent doctor, sent right away for x-rays.

March 28, 2020 5:02 AM

Dr. Vyas has been so helpful in guiding us through the first few months of our first child's life!

March 17, 2020 12:11 AM

The receptionists made it obvious to other patients in the waiting room my daughter had contagious illness patients started moving away. I don't believe there is enough privacy when you speak to receptionist. Other patients are able to hear the communication between patient and receptionists. I'm considering changing pediatrician. I was an inconvenience today because my daughter was not allowed to use bathroom inside the office area.

February 29, 2020 7:17 AM

I love Dr. Vyas

February 27, 2020 9:36 AM

Dr. Vyas has been incredible - Not only in treating our son, but the family as a whole. We could not be happier with her.

February 13, 2020 11:53 AM

The people at the front desk are not mice. They are rude and don't seem to like their job.

February 10, 2020 1:33 PM


January 27, 2020 10:33 AM

The doctor is very professional and attentive to our children's needs.

January 27, 2020 10:33 AM

Great experience!

December 30, 2019 10:51 PM

we love dr Vyas

December 30, 2019 10:51 PM

always timely, kind, listens, and knows my daughter by name

December 23, 2019 7:47 PM

good experience

December 23, 2019 1:28 PM

she is the greatest! we love her and we're happy that a family member recommended her.

December 14, 2019 7:11 AM

Dr. Vyas has always from the beginning been a great pediatrician because she is very knowledgeable about my children's healthcare. She always thoroughly explains all I need to know and is very thoughtful when listening to what I have to say. I would not take my children to anyone else. Dr. Vyas's nurse is always kind and knows exactly who we are and makes us feel comfortable always. They're the perfect team for us.

December 9, 2019 1:25 PM

She was very good. I came for a second opinion about whether or not a procedure was necessary, and her check up was more thorough than our regular provider. We will switch to Dr Vyas as our PCP in the future.

November 25, 2019 1:39 PM

If this was my first appointment with this doctor/office/nurse, I would never go back again. It truly made me feel bad. Bad that I wasn't hear, bad that I felt I couldn't communicate anything with my autistic son and ended up having a little boy that completely freaked out and had a tantrum. He is only three. He normally does well with shots, if his Dad is present. Honestly, as I type this, I am considering looking at my options to find a different physician who has staff that will listen to me when I say my Autistic son needs extra support.

November 18, 2019 11:00 PM

Dr. Vyas is always kind and thoughtful with my child. She is patient with my child and also asks how the child's sibling is doing. She always listens to my concerns and makes good suggestions. I am happy to have her looking after my kids.

November 14, 2019 11:00 PM

Some questions from this survey do not pertain to my newborn #42, 44, 45, (47, 48. No prescriptions.) I had a great experience with this provider.

November 8, 2019 11:00 PM

my provider is excellent. she answered me well and good, whenever I called her or need any advice for my baby.

October 27, 2019 7:00 PM

knowledgeable and never makes me feel rushed when I ask her questions. She explains everything in a way I can understand and is supportive of my family.

October 21, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Vyas has been great!

October 11, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Vyas was amazing! We have been to many pediatricians and most don't listen to our concerns or brush off any comments we have. She took the time and patience to help me through my concerns and helped me with a solution. I know children are very difficult my child not an exception and when he felt scared she made sure he felt at home. All I can say is thank you for making our first visit with advocate an unforgettable one

September 29, 2019 7:00 PM

We love Dr. Vyas-she's knowledgeable, respectful, and takes the time to discuss and explain any medical issues we wish to discuss.

September 29, 2019 7:00 PM

my experiences with Dr. Vyas are always wonderful. She is thoughtful and easy to understand. She never feels rushed and answers all questions thoroughly. we feel our son is getting the best care possible.

September 29, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr.Vyas is very sweet, kind, and pleasant to partner with on our child's health

September 24, 2019 7:00 PM

Routine infant check-up/weight check with Dr. Shrinal Vyas. No complaints; she spends ample time with the baby and with us as parents, answering questions and formulating a plan of care when needed for home.

September 22, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Vyas is a very respectful, courteous doctor, who appears attentive to her patients. My daughter feels comfortable around her.Dr. Vyas has a approuchable demeanor.

September 19, 2019 7:00 PM

Great experience in general. Dr. Vyas was very patient and knowledgeable. She answered all my questions (although I had a lot of them).

September 1, 2019 7:00 PM

it was wonderful, very thourough explanation for her health and expectations of growth as we move forward.

August 26, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Vyas was amazing. I look forward to working with her in the future.

August 25, 2019 7:00 PM

I very much like this provider

August 4, 2019 7:00 PM

I appreciate the fact that Dr. Vyas is concerned not only about my newborn baby's health, but also the mental health of mom and dad. I feel that our whole family is being cared for.

July 14, 2019 7:00 PM


July 10, 2019 7:00 PM

We've been very pleased w/Dr. Vyas, their attention, listening and medical advice has been very helpful.

June 19, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Vyas is amazing! Her care for my child is the best! Awesome ped doc!

June 14, 2019 7:00 PM

We could not be happier with Dr Shrinal Vyas. She is very professional with an excellent bedside!

June 13, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Vyas is a great doctor and she is so wonderful and patient with my daughter.

June 5, 2019 7:00 PM

Love Dr. Vyas! She's attentive & knowledgeable and great with our kids.

May 26, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Vyas is amazing, a great pediatrician, very knowledgeable. She really cares about my daughter!

May 26, 2019 7:00 PM

great pediatrician!

May 24, 2019 7:00 PM

We are so happy to have found Dr. Vyas. She is caring and concerned for my children. She listens and assists where she can, and always provides the best care. I have recommended her to friends. We will stay with Dr. Vyas as long as possible.

May 24, 2019 7:00 PM

We are very happy with Dr. Vyas and her team. We will stay with ehr office as long as we are able. They are responsive, easy to schedule appts and take very good care of my children. I have recommended her to friends and am happy to have found them!

May 20, 2019 7:00 PM

dr v is very professional and it is way to speak to her

April 29, 2019 7:00 PM

She is wonderful!

April 26, 2019 7:00 PM

love Dr. Vyas she is always so helpful and amazing with my daughters

April 7, 2019 7:00 PM


February 20, 2019 6:00 PM

Dr. Vyas is a very caring and helpful provider. Explains things that I should expect and offers tips to help.

February 4, 2019 6:00 PM

This office is very pleasant, we transferred into their care because we had some concerns with the office of his prior provider. They are attentive and responsive which we appreciate. This walk-in visit was a prime example of why the office works for parents of small children - it was available and we didn't have to wait for a visit for our sick child.

January 20, 2019 6:00 PM

My experience with this provider was excellent. All care was complete, respectful and met our needs as a family. I recommend this provider regularly to friends, family, and all others inquiring about a pediatrician.

January 14, 2019 6:00 PM

the doctor was amazing. the receptionist staff seemed less interested in assisting the very long waiting line to get checked in

January 13, 2019 6:00 PM

We always have great visits with Dr. Vyas. We went through several pediatricians prior to seeing Dr. Vyas, and definitely like her the best. We specifically appreciate the way she incorporates research in all her medical decisions regarding my son. We also like that she is very thorough before making a recommendation for something new. Once she does recommend something new, she is timely in her referrals.

November 18, 2018 6:00 PM

very thorough

September 30, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr Vyas is great. she is efficient and clear.

September 30, 2018 7:00 PM

very knowledgeable

September 27, 2018 7:00 PM

We have been very happy with the care provided by Dr. Vyas. She is great with my son and always happy to answer questions. We also love the new office.

September 10, 2018 7:00 PM

All good!

September 3, 2018 7:00 PM

she was so nice, and my child was happy with her.

September 2, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Vyas is exceptionally attentive, patient, and takes time to build a strong relationship with both the parent and the child. She knows the child's health history and we always appreciate the big-picture and more micro-level advice she gives us. My son was hesitant as he waited for his appointment but after spending time with Dr. Vyas during the appointment, he talks about her frequently and is excited to visit her again. We couldn't be happier with the level of care and the kindness and respect she shows her patients.

July 25, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Vyas is extremely in turn with my son's well being. We talked about his growth and development at length and she has been wonderful with follow up and making sure that his development is looked at very closely and monitored.

July 20, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr Vyas is one in a million. She demonstrates incredible knowledge in her field and boosts my confidence in the care that my children receive. She's extremely personable and has a heart of Gold. Her nurse/patient care tech is also amazing. My children love her and that's what makes every encounter with this Doctor enjoyable.

July 10, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Vyas always answers (our) my questions before I have to ask them. She really understands the concerns and important information parents need to know about having new baby. Very professional and knowledgeable, courteous, professional demeanor, pleasant to work with.

July 2, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Vyas knows our family very well and always makes doctor's visits a good experience for X and a reassuring experience for his parents. Dr. Vyas keeps her knowledge of pediatrics up-to-date, and we trust the insights and information that she provides us. She's respectful of our decision-making process as parents but also goes a long way to helping us feel sure about medical decisions for our children. We are extremely pleased with Dr. Vyas as our pediatrician.

May 26, 2018 7:00 PM

We love Dr. Vyas! She is caring, goes out of her way to check in with us to see how the kids are doing, and she listens to and respects what we think and feel. She has helped us trough many difficult health situations. She is a wonderful doctor!

February 27, 2018 6:00 PM

We love Dr. Vyasl we know she is a very busy doctor, yet she always makes time and makes us feel like we are her only patients. Se is very kind, thoughtful and thorough. We also love her medical assistant, XX. She too is very kind and thorough.

February 12, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Vyas is amazing! Since my daughter is seeing her a lot of her health issues were resolved. Dr Vyas is knowledgeable, friendly, always listening to us and providing the best medical service and advice.

January 29, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Vyas is great. She listens, she talks in words I can understand, and she interacts well with my son.

January 14, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Vyas was personal & friendly during this 1st meeting/visit. I appreciate the time she took to get down & talk w/my 4 y.o. While we will enjoying the care of this provider, we will truly miss our (retiring) current & PAST pediatrician, Dr. XX. Dr. XX was a phenomenal and lovely man. I hope he has a wonderful retirement.

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