Dr. Vierling was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, where he attended and graduated from Washington University with an undergraduate degree in biology, leading to employment in the biochemistry department of St. Louis University. It was there where he met his wife and enrolled in medical school, graduating in 1987. He completed his residency at Rush Presbyterian St. Luke’s in Chicago in 1991.
Since that time, he has practiced in Missouri, New Orleans and for the last 25 years in the Chicagoland area. Dr. Vierling’s area of interest is caring for women during pregnancy and delivery.
Dr. Vierling is married to his wife Susan, a vitreoretinal surgeon and has two adult sons. Hobbies include pinball machines and auto repair.