Dr. Zeba Shakir is a trusted and distinguished pediatrician with a passion for caring for and treating young children. As a child, Dr. Shakir suffered from moderate to severe asthma. Since then, she has always had a special interest in helping treat children with asthma and other ailments.
Along with treating asthma, Dr. Shakir specializes in a variety of other services including well care visits, vaccinations, nutritional counseling, evaluation of developmental problems, autism, ADHD, diabetes, hypertension, and treatment of common childhood illnesses such as ear infections, bronchitis, and seasonal allergies.
Dr. Zeba Shakir earned her Doctor of Medicine degree at Dow Medical College, a top medical school in Karachi, Pakistan. She then went on to complete her Pediatric Residency at the University of Illinois. During her residency, Dr. Shakir underwent rigorous training as a pediatric specialist, learning how to treat patients in both pediatric ICU as well as neonatal ICU.
After completing her residency, Dr. Zeba Shakir began volunteering as a pediatric specialist at the Family Health Society in the south suburbs of Chicago. Dr. Shakir provided care for the needy and underinsured population. She was later recognized by the Family Health Society with an award for her honorable and kind service.
Currently, Dr. Zeba Shakir works at Homewood Pediatric Associates in Flossmoor, Illinois as a board certified pediatrician. Her patients range from newborns to adolescents up to the age of nineteen. Dr. Shakir takes pride in building strong, trusting relationships with the families she cares for. She is now caring for the second generation of many of her previous patients.
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