About Dr. Alzalam
Nazem Alzalam, MD, offers superior pediatric and gynecological care at Zalam Medical Center in Bridgeview, Illinois. He sees all patients himself, sharing his more than 25 years of medical experience. He takes a holistic approach to pediatric care by using conservative, natural treatments as often as possible.
Dr. Alzalam obtained his undergraduate and medical degrees from Damascus University in Damascus, Syria. He served as a research assistant at the University of Illinois in Chicago and completed a general pediatrics residency at Cook County Children’s Hospital, also in Chicago.
He worked in numerous hospitals in the Chicago area following his residency, in NICU, ER, and outpatient settings. He also taught medical and family practice residents at Jackson Park Hospital in Chicago and served on the leadership team at Ross University School of Medicine, St. Matthew’s University, and Saint James School of Medicine.
In his free time, Dr. Alzalam enjoys reading, sports, and music. He is board-certified in pediatrics and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.