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Myisha Z. Porter

Myisha Porter, MD Pediatrician

1801 West Windsor Road
Champaign, IL 61822
217.366.1257 Visit Site

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"Growing up in a single-parent home, I was concerned with having the funds for college and medical school. Early on, I thought that it would be a big challenge to try to overcome, but I was blessed with a full scholarship for my undergraduate studies, various financial aid, and scholarships for medical school, including funds from the Christie Foundation."

Education

BS from Fisk University, Nashville, TN, Chemistry

Medical School

Meharry Medical College, Nashville, TN

Residency

Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, General Pediatrics

Certification

Board Certified in Pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatrics, Certified in Pediatric Advanced Life Support and Neonatal Resuscitation

Specialty

Pediatrics

Professional Organizations

American Academy of Pediatrics and American Medical Association

Get to know Myisha Z. Porter

Why I Chose Health Care

I have always wanted to be a physician—since the second grade. My interest in the inner workings of the body was my motivation. I was very inquisitive and wanted to know how things worked and why they worked the way they did.

Department of Pediatrics

As a member of Christie Clinic’s Department of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Dr. Porter specializes in the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of childhood illnesses from infancy to young adulthood. Dr. Porter is also a clinical faculty member with the University of Illinois and mentors minority youths in medical school at the U of I through the Urban Health Preceptorship Program.

Hospital Affiliation

OSF Healthcare Heart of Mary Medical Center in Champaign and Carle Foundation Hospital

Personal

Dr. Porter grew up in Champaign and was a Christie Clinic patient as a child. For relaxation, she enjoys photography, cooking, and aerobic exercise. Her staff describes her as friendly, down to earth, a great addition to Pediatrics, a great communicator, patient, and understanding.

Additional Locations
Champaign, IL

Christie Clinic on Windsor

1801 West Windsor Road

Champaign, IL 61822

(217) 366-1200--Main Phone Number

(217) 366-5434--Internal Medicine

(217) 366-8130--Convenient Care

(217) 366-1257--Pediatrics 

(217) 366-6104--Family Medicine

(217) 366-1372--Rheumatology

(217) 366-7460--Transformations

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