Woman smiling in yellow patient room.

Purvi P. Bhandari, MD, FAAP


About This Provider

Dr. Bhandari grew up in Illinois, attending the University of Chicago for undergraduate college, New York University School of Medicine for medical school and Loyola University Medical Center for pediatric residency. Over the years, she has practiced pediatrics in Brooklyn, N.Y., and has been an urgent care pediatrician with the Children's Hospital Colorado in Denver.

Dr. Bhandari believes every child has the right to strive for and reach their greatest potential. She aims to provide a medical home and work with parents and families to overcome illness and any other issues as a team. She will advocate for every child to obtain the resources and specialty care they need to thrive. Dr. Bhandari will work with you to monitor your child's growth and development. She aims to empower parents, providing education and clear instructions. With two young children of her own, she understands the challenges of schooling and parenting today's young generation.

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.



  • New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY


  • Pediatrics, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL

Board Certifications

  • Obesity Medicine
  • Pediatrics

Professional Memberships

  • Illinois State Medical Society
  • Sangamon County Medical Society
  • 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