Anita K. Blanchard, MD

Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Program Director, Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Training

Anita Blanchard, MD, has devoted her career to excellent patient care, quality community based health and outstanding resident education. She promotes well woman gynecologic care across the age continuum from adolescence through the menopause transition. Her special interests include maintaining good health, management of abnormal pap smears and solving menopause challenges. She provides competent and culturally sensitive care and see patients from local, regional and international origins.

Dr. Blanchard has served as the residency program director since 2004 and is committed to educating our next generation of outstanding healthcare providers.

In addition to her work at the University of Chicago, Dr. Blanchard is active in national organizations. She is a board member of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology EXXcelence Foundation and serves as a founding member and national secretary of the Society for Academic Specialists in General Obstetrics and Gynecology, the only existing society dedicated to the advancement of the careers of generalists. She has lectured and written textbook chapters on well woman care, vulvar disorders and geriatric care.

Practice Locations

The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Center for Advanced Medicine
5758 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Year Started Practice

1994

Board Certification

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Medical School

Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago

Internship and Residency

The University of Chicago Medicine

Memberships

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology "Exxcelence" Foundation
American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Fellow
American Medical Association
Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics
Chicago Gynecological Society
Chicago Lying In Ex Residents Board of Directors
Society for Academic Specialists in General Obstetrics and Gynecology

Language Spoken

English

Office Phone

(773) 834-2229

Office Fax

(773) 702-5159

Office Postal Address

Anita K. Blanchard, MD
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 2050
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

  • Well woman care
  • Menopause transition
  • General gynecologic care for the cancer survivor
  • Treatment of vulvar disorders
  • Management of abnormal pap smears
  • Non-surgical management of uterine fibroids
  • Management of abnormal vaginal bleeding

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