Janaki Paskaradevan, MD

Attending Physician, Pulmonary Medicine

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine), Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine



Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

225 E. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60611

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Lurie Children's Hospital Outpatient Center in Lincoln Park

2515 N. Clark Street/467 W. Deming Place
Chicago, Illinois 60614-3393

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Dr. Paskaradevan's clinical focus is on the respiratory care of patients with neuromuscular weakness, and she is the pulmonologist who works in the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) Clinic at Lurie Children's. Her other clinical interests include asthma and chronic cough. Additionally, she is interested in medical education and curriculum development as well working to recruit a diverse medical workforce.

Clinical Interests

Asthma, chronic cough, bronchopulmonary dysplasia, and pulmonary care for patients with muscular dystrophy, as well as the full spectrum of general pulmonary concerns


Education & Training

Education: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, 2014, (MD); University of Minnesota Twin Cities, St. Paul/Minneapolis, MN, 2010 (B.S.)

Postgraduate Training: Fellowship in pediatric pulmonary medicine, Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, TX, 2018-2021; Residency in pediatrics, Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, TX, 2014-2018, Chief Resident, 2017-2018

Board Certifications: Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonology

Professional Organizations: American Thoracic Society