About

Dr. PierceDr. Scott M. Pierce is a physician in Melrose Park, Illinois, specializing in Obstetrics and Gynecology.  Retired June 1, 2017.  Please call 708-450-4545 to reach Dr. James Gomez who took over my practice.  He has over 25 years of delivery and surgical experience.

Mission and Objectives:

  • For the Care of Women.
  • Treating patients promptly and with compassion.
  • Providing the personal touch of a solo physician.
  • Spending the time necessary so that patients can understand treatment plans.
  • Keeping up to date with innovations in the medical field.

Board Certified Obstetrics and Gynecology

Curriculum Vitae

EDUCATION

  • Carmel High School, Mundelein, IL. – graduated June 1967
  • Northwestern University (Evanston, IL) – graduated B.A. “With Distinction”, Psychology, June 1971
  • University of Missouri (Kansas City) – graduated B.A. “With Distinction”, Chemistry, June 1973
  • Northwestern University Medical School (Chicago, IL) – graduated M.D. June 1977
  • Mt. Sinai Medical Center (Chicago, IL) – Residency in Obstetrics & Gynecology, graduated June 1981
  • Private practice with Pildes, Chams, Lehrer & Pierce, S.C.
    Full partner July 1, 1981 to February 28, 1986
  • Private practice with Drs. Pildes and Pierce, S.C.
    Full partner March 1, 1986 to present; Dr. Pildes retired 1995
  • Board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology, December 1983. Lifetime certification.
    Dr. Pierce is required for continued licensure to do a minimum of 50 credit hours of continuing medicial education each year (he actually does over a 150 hours per year to maintain current in his specialty).
  • Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology since 1984

MEDICAL SOCIETIES

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Loyola Gottlieb Memorial Hospital (teaching medical students and residents who are training to become Obstetricians/Gynecologists).

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Attending OB/GYNE Loyola Gottlieb Memorial Hospital (Melrose Park, IL)
  • Senior consultant attending Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology from January 1, 1987
  • Attending since July, 1981.

MAIN ACADEMIC INTERESTS

  • Keeping up to date in my field of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Dr. Pierce

HOBBIES

  • Golf nut with my wife, photography, computers and their use in medicine, watching my delivered babies grow up.

BUSINESS

  • Up to date computer system from same company since 1984.  ICD10 compliant (new diagnosis codes from the government).

AREAS OF SPECIAL INTEREST

  • Mini-laparotomy surgery and Misgav-Ladach Cesarean section with less post op pain.
  • LEEP surgery for diseases of cervix (abnormal pap smears).
  • Obstetric & gynecologic ultrasound since 1977
  • Computers and applications to medical practice management
  • Continuing education of nursing personnel and medical students

 

Office Staff

Jules, Harriett, Dr. Pierce, Polly:

Office Staff: Jules, Harriett, Dr. Pierce, Polly

Polly

Harriett

Jules

 

“Happy 25th” By: Harriett 12-7-06

Happy 25th by Harriett