Dr Naheed Akhter recieved her medical degree from University of Pune, India and subsequently completed her residency training at Cook County Hospital in Chicago. She was the Chief Resident in her final year. She has been in private practice for over 20 yrs. During these years she has recieved many awards and has served as the chairman of the OB/GYN dept.at Hinsdale Hospital where she practices. She has been recognized as one of America's Top Obstetricians and Gynecologists by the consumer Research Council each year, Patients choice Award for 2011 and because of her compassionate carring nature she has won the Compassionate Doctor award for 2011. She is currently one of the few gynecologist trained in the innovative field of da Vinci Robotic Surgery and other Minimally invasive surgeries.