When you become a patient at Northwest Professional Obstetrics & Gynecology , you’ll quickly realize that our practice was built on the principles of compassionate, patient-focused, and family centered care. Dr. Karen L. Collins embodies those values by forming partnerships with her patients. Before Dr. Collins joined our gynecology practice, she earned her undergraduate degree in chemistry from Northwestern University. After completing medical school at the University of Illinois, Chicago, Dr. Collins went on to complete her residency at Rush Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center. She provided gynecology and other women’s health services at other local practices before joining our practice for gynecology near Arlington Heights.
Dr. Collins’ special interests include menopause management and preventive wellness. She is proud to help women take charge of their wellness by explaining screening exams that are appropriate for various life stages. Dr. Collins has taken an interest in alternative and complementary medicine, and enjoys hearing from her patients about the tools or resources that may have worked well for them.