Psychiatrist in Chicago, Illinois Peter Nichols, Psychiatrist

License: MD

Provider Gender: Male

Ages Served: 6-40

Appointments: In-office only. Telehealth not available

Manages Medications: Yes

Psychiatrist in Chicago, Illinois Peter Nichols, MD

Peter Nichols, MD

Dr. Nichols has been practicing in Illinois since 2004. He grew up in California and studied at the University of California, Berkeley. He went on to medical school at the University of Southern California and moved to Illinois in 2004. He trained at the University of Chicago completing a residency in general psychiatry and then further studied at the University of Illinois at Chicago, Institute for juvenile research completing a fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry.

He has been at life stance since 2018 and enjoys working primarily with children, but treats patients up to the age of 50. In his spare time, enjoys spending time with his family, exercising regularly, and athletic activities of all kinds.


Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • America's Choice Provider Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)
  • Carelon (Beacon)
  • ComPsych
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Humana
  • Magellan
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • MultiPlan (PHCS)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Sana Benefits
  • Unicare (Healthlink)


  • English



Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Peter Nichols. You can also call 312-319-4162 to have someone assist you.

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