About Lori Solaro, MD

Dr. Solaro treats patients between the ages of 6 and 17.

Dr. Solaro is a board certified child and adolescent psychiatrist with more than 20 years of experience working with children and adolescents in outpatient, inpatient and residential treatment settings. After graduating summa cum laude from Northwestern University with a bachelor’s degree in education and child development, Dr. Solaro earned her medical degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. She completed her general psychiatry residency and child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at Rush University in Chicago, where she served as chief resident. Dr. Solaro’s specialty areas of interest include pediatric mood and anxiety disorders, attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), autism spectrum disorder and developmental disorders.


  • Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Child Psychiatry Consultation
  • Daytime Sleepiness
  • Depression
  • Development Disorder
  • Eating Disorder
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Medication Review
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Personality Disorder
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)/Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)
  • Prescription/Refill
  • Psychiatric Medication Review
  • Psychiatry Consultation
  • Psychiatry Follow Up
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Schizophrenia/Psychotic Features
  • Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Worry
  • Education & Certifications

    University of Cincinnati, Doctor of Medicine|Rush University, Residency in Psychiatry|Rush University, Fellowship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry|Northwestern University, Bachelor's