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Nitika Pant, MD

Part-time Consultant Psychiatrist, Board Certified Adult, Child, and Adolescent Psychiatrist


  • M.D. Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University
  • B.S. in Information and Decision Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago

Dr. Pant brings a wealth of experience and dedication to Psychiatry. Awards during her academic journey highlight her commitment. Following her Residency and Fellowship at Rush University Medical Center, she garnered valuable experience in diverse healthcare settings.

In addition to her role as a mentor and Assistant Professor at a local medical school, Dr. Pant is the founder of Contentus Psychiatry, a private practice. Her expertise extends beyond the academic realm as she actively contributes to the next generation of healthcare professionals.

Balancing professional excellence with personal values, Dr. Pant is a devoted wife and mother who treasures family time. Her enthusiasm about joining the DePaul community stems from a sincere desire to positively contribute to students' mental health and well-being.