Female pediatrician with long dark hair smiling in a clinical setting.

Claudine T. Gillison, MD, FAAP


About This Provider

Claudine Gillison, MD, FAAP, is with Springfield Clinic’s Pediatrics Department, seeing patients at the Springfield Clinic Pediatrics facility in Springfield. Dr. Gillison joined Springfield Clinic in 2010. 

Dr. Gillison was born and raised in the Peoria area and received her master’s degree in clinical psychology from Eastern Illinois University. Dr. Gillison earned her medical degree at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in Springfield and completed her residency with Indiana University at Riley Children’s Hospital, recognized as one of the best children’s hospitals in the Midwest.  

“I was getting my master’s degree in psychology, and really enjoyed working with kids,” says Dr. Gillison. “That’s what got me interested in pediatrics.” 

Dr. Gillison provides comprehensive evaluation and treatment in pediatric and adolescent medicine for children of all ages. 

“I like to focus on not just physical health, but mental health as well,” says Dr. Gillison. “We see a lot of kids with depression and anxiety. A lot of times it’s hard for kids to come in and talk about those things, but I try to make them feel comfortable.” 

In her free time, Dr. Gillison enjoys photography and playing music with her daughters. 

Extended Hours

Dr. Gillison offers extended hours for patients on the following days:

  • Wednesday 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.

  • Friday 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Top 1% Patient Experience

This provider ranks in the top 1% nationally in patient experience, based on scores from the "Care Provider Overall" question on surveys completed with Press Ganey.



  • Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield, IL


  • Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics

Professional Memberships

  • Sangamon County Medical Society
  • Illinois State Medical Society
  • American Medical Association
  • American Academy of Pediatrics


Exterior building view of Springfield Clinic Pediatrics located in Springfield, Illinois.

Springfield Clinic Pediatrics

3501 Old Jacksonville Road

Springfield , IL 62711

Closed • Opens at 8:00 AM