Liuska Pesce, MD

Liuska Pesce
My favorite part of my job is getting to know my patients and their families—talking to them, listening, and being able to help them. While growing up, my parents had a special relationship with my doctors. They really trusted them. That is the type of care I like to provide.
Liuska Pesce, MD

Languages

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Pediatric Medical Services

Pediatric Specialties

Endocrinology

Diseases and Conditions

  • Thyroid and parathyroid disorders
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Thyroid nodules
  • Thyroid cancer
  • Multiple endocrine neoplasia
  • Pituitary disorders
  • Metabolism of thyroid hormones
  • Endocrine disorders

Patient Stories

Credentials

Certifications

American Board of Pediatric Endocrinology

Degrees

MD, Central University of Venezuela, Caracas, Venezuela

Residencies

Pediatrics, University of Illinois, Chicago

Fellowships

Pediatric Endocrinology, Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago (formerly Children’s Memorial Hospital), Chicago

Department

Pediatrics ( Academic Profile )

Clinical Assistant Professor