Dr. Erlich practices both Obstetrics and Gynecology and joined WomanCare in 2006. She treats the full spectrum of gynecological problems including abnormal bleeding, fibroids, ovarian cysts, abnormal pap smears, and more. Offering both medical and surgical management options to each patient, she allows each patient to decide what is best for them. Dr. Erlich performs minimally invasive surgeries including hysteroscopy and laparoscopy, and is experienced in laser vaginal rejuvenation.
Dr Erlich is passionate about providing excellent medical care. She treats each patient like they are a member of her own family and strives to provide the best care possible.
Dr Elyse Erlich was born and raised in the Chicago area. She received a Bachelor of Science in both Biology and Psychology from the University of Illinois in 1987. She completed medical school and residency at Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine. Following residency in 1995, she became a primary teaching faculty member for the Lutheran General Hospital Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency program for 10 years.
Dr. Erlich has gone on several medical mission trips to Guatemala and the Philippines to provide obstetrical and gynecological care to the underserved, and she loves giving back to others. She plans to continue this work.
Dr Erlich is currently Vice-Chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Northwest Community Hospital in Arlington Heights, IL. She is also the Medical Director and manager of the MedSpa at WomanCare.
Dr Erlich is Board Certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology. She has been named one of the “Top Doctors of Chicago” by Castle Connolly for over 10 consecutive years, and has been named one of the “Chicago’s Top Doctors” by Chicago Magazine several times. She is married and has four children, including a set of twins. Her hobbies include reading, yoga, tennis, skiing and hiking.
Professional Education and Training
Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine
Obstetrics and Gynecology