Jessica Shepherd, MD, MBA, is an obstetrician/gynecologist at the University of Illinois at Chicago, specializing in women's health, endometriosis, fibroid, and minimally invasive surgical approaches to gynecologic diseases.
She is the founder of Her Viewpoint, an online women's health forum that focuses on addressing taboo topics in women’s health a comfortable setting.
As a media expert, she appears regularly on on "Dr. Oz", CBS, FOX News, WGN and also the health expert for "You&Me This Morning" in Chicago, to bring womens' health issues to the forefront.
Her passion is to empower women with their health and to be an advocate for taking your health to the next level. Through her patients, she has learned that women’s health issues are not discussed enough and that there is a need have conversations on these matters that affect us. Women’s health spans physical, emotional and spiritual positions and she discusses many of these topics throughout her conversations with women in the office and in media.