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Child, Adolescent & Adult Psychiatrist

Dr. Timchak grew up in Palm Beach County in south Florida and attended college at Georgetown University in Washington D.C. He attended medical school at Loyola University of Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency training at Northwestern University in Adult Psychiatry, and his Child and Adolescent Psychiatry training at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago (formerly Children’s Memorial) where he earned an award for excellence for medical student teaching, and was elected to become Chief Fellow. He was also elected by his peers to serve on the Illinois Psychiatric Society as well as the board of the Illinois Council of Child and Adolescent Psychiatrists.

Dr. Timchak’s broad experience in treating children as young as 4 years old, as well as adults into their 60s, both in a variety of settings, serves as the foundation for providing timely, evidence-based, and compassionate care tailored to both individual patients and their families’ needs. His areas of clinical focus include ADHD, learning disorders and executive function problems, mood disorders, anxiety disorders and OCD, tic disorders, Autism spectrum disorders, and psychosis.