Esperanza Brighton Park South Medical Director
Yesenia Yepez, MD

Dr. Yesenia Yepez, a distinguished healthcare leader, brings a wealth of experience and a steadfast commitment to community service and medical education. Formerly the Medical Director at PCC Community Wellness – Salud Medical Center, she prioritized accessible and high-quality primary care.

Dr. Yepez earned her medical degree from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and completed her residency at the West Suburban Family Medicine Residency Program, now serves as the Associate Program Director and Site Medical Director for the Rush-Esperanza Family Medicine Residency Program. Her leadership extends to mentoring the next generation of Family Medicine physicians, showcasing her dedication to medical education.

In her role as the Medical Director of the Brighton Park South clinic, Dr. Yepez leverages her extensive leadership experience to ensure the delivery of exceptional healthcare services. Her focus on accessible and quality care aligns seamlessly with Esperanza's mission, making her a valuable asset to the community. Board Certified in Obesity Medicine, Dr. Yepez emphasizes preventive care against chronic diseases, further enhancing the clinic's comprehensive approach to healthcare.

Beyond her professional achievements, she finds fulfillment in family time, ocean relaxation, and expressing her artistic side through watercolor painting. Dr. Yesenia Yepez's exceptional leadership and dedication uniquely position her to make a meaningful impact on the Brighton Park South clinic, contributing to the overall well-being of the community it serves.