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Paula E. Williams, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

A cardiologist, Paula E. Williams, MD, MS, provides care for infants, children and adolescents with congenital and acquired heart conditions, including structural heart disease, and heart failure. She evaluates fetal heart structures and fetal arrhythmias (irregular heartbeats, too fast or slow).

Dr. Williams specializes in non-invasive cardiac imaging techniques -- such as echocardiograms. She also has a particular interest in evaluation of the fetal heart using echocardiography.

In addition to her clinical roles, Dr. Williams is a dedicated educator, teaching medical students and residents about cardiology and toxicology.

Practice Locations

The University of Chicago Medicine
Comer Children's Hospital
5721 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

Little Company of Mary
Mary Potter Physicians Pavilion
2850 W. 95th Street
Evergreen Park, IL 60805

University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's at Edward
120 Spalding Drive, Suite 407
Naperville, IL 60540

University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's at Elmhurst
1200 S. York Street, Suite 3190
Elmhurst, IL 60126

University of Chicago Specialists at Merrillville
99 E. 86th Ave
Suite C
Merrillville, IN 46410

Community Health System
901 MacArthur Boulevard
Munster, IN 46321

Year Started Practice


Board Certifications


Medical School

The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

Internship and Residency

Rush University Medical Center, Chicago


Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt, Nashville (pediatric cardiology)

Additional Graduate Degree

MS, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (toxicology)

Language Spoken



Office Phone

(773) 702-6172

Office Fax

(773) 702-2319

Office Postal Address

Paula E. Williams, MD, MS
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 4051
Chicago, IL 60637

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Clinical Interests

  • Pediatric cardiology
  • Echocardiography
  • Fetal cardiology and fetal echocardiography
  • Cardiac intensive care

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