Our History

Dr. Howard Rice founded Town & Country Pediatrics as a solo practice on Chicago’s North Side in 1972. Thanks to our loyal Town & Country families, we’ve grown since then.

Look how far we’ve come!

1972

  • Town & Country Pediatrics founded in Lincoln Park by Dr. Howard Rice.

1980

  • Opened a second Town & Country Pediatrics location in the North Suburbs.

1994

  • Our first Certified Nurse Practitioner joined the practice.

1997

  • A third Town & Country Pediatrics location was opened in the North side of Chicago.

2006

  • Increased services for our families by adding Mental Health providers.

2016

  • We finalized our partnership with Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago.