Learning Disabilities


    Learning disabilities refers to a variety of conditions that lead to difficulty in a patient's ability to acquire knowledge and skills to the level expected of those of the same age, especially when not associated with a physical handicap. Contact SIU HealthCare for a full diagnosis and to discuss options for addressing these conditions.

    Our providers


    Anna Hickey, PhD, ABPP

    Psychologist Pediatric Psychology, Pediatrics
    400 N. 9th Street Springfield, IL 62702

    Lauri Lopp, MD

    Physician Family Medicine
    520 N. 4th St. Springfield, IL 62702

    Janet Patterson, MD

    Pediatric Behavioral Specialist - Pediatric Developmental/Behavioral Medicine Pediatrics
    400 N. 9th Street Springfield, IL 62702

    Mehul Trivedi, PhD

    Clinical Psychologist Psychiatry
    319 E Madison St 3rd Floor Springfield, IL 62702

    Why SIU

    Continually learning

    With a focus on continual improvement, our doctors take the time to research, study and innovate to provide the latest treatments for our patients.

    Patient-first experience

    Our care ranges from primary care physicians to specialists and sub-specialists who have advanced training. We're here for you when you need us.

    Breakthrough tech

    Continually teaching the next generation of doctors, our physicians use the latest developments in procedures and technologies for our patients.