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Mile Square Health Center – Back of the Yards

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Need Care Quickly?

Visit our new Urgent Care Center at 1220 South Wood Street (Roosevelt & Wood, map)
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In an emergency, go to the nearest hospital or our emergency room at: University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System
1740 West Taylor Street Chicago, IL 60612

Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC)

Everyone deserves quality health care. The closer to home, the better. You'll always feel welcome at The University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System-Mile Square Health Center-Back of the Yards. We care about you and your family's needs-at every age. Here you'll find:

  • Outstanding board-certified providers, including family medicine doctors, advanced nurse practitioners, pediatricians and nurse midwives
  • Highly skilled, experienced nurses
  • Bicultural, bilingual staff
  • Certified bilingual interpreters in English and Spanish
  • Early and Saturday hours
  • Walk-ins are welcome
  • Urgent care services
  • Onsite laboratory
  • An inviting waiting area
  • Two pharmacies within walking distance


4630 South Bishop Street
Chicago, IL 60609

For an appointment, call 312.996.2000
Direct line: 773.523.2615
Fax: 773.523.8599


Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
& Friday
Wednesday 9:30am-5:30pm
Saturday 8:30am-noon
Sunday Closed


We offer many services to people of every age - from newborns to elderly, including:

  • Primary care for every family member at every age
  • Preventive care, like flu shots, health screenings and well-visits
  • Women's care, including care during pregnancy and birth, and breastfeeding help
  • Early intervention HIV/AIDs care
  • Family planning services
  • Hearing and vision screenings
  • Referrals for housing, shelter, and substance abuse programs
  • Services for the uninsured

Neighborhoods We Serve

  • Back of the Yards
  • Pilsen
  • Little Village
  • Bridgeport
  • New City
  • Canaryville

Make an Appointment

Call: 312.996.2000

Walk-in visitors are welcome and served on a first-come, first-served basis. Learn more about walk-in visits.

If you're a regular Mile Square patient who needs care quickly, but it's not an emergency, please call 312.996.2000 and ask for the doctor on call.

This health center is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n).