NorthShore Medical Group
Board Certified Adult Nurse Practitioner
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing: University of Wisconsin-Madison
- Master of Science in Nursing: Rush University
Barb Guido is a licensed advanced practice nurse and board certified nurse practitioner who collaborates with the breast health team to provide care for patients with breast health issues. She coordinates the High Risk Breast Clinic at NorthShore and provides a comprehensive breast evaluation for women to determine their risk for developing breast cancer. She provides a personalized risk assessment and breast health care plan that helps women define and manage their personal risk of breast cancer. She works closely with a multidisciplinary team including physicians, radiologists, and genetic counselors and coordinates any needed referrals to specialists. Patient education regarding breast cancer risk factor reduction is a key component of Barb’s practice.
In addition to her clinical practice, Barb Guido has published multiple articles in peer reviewed journals and served as a preceptor for many graduate nursing students attending universities in the Chicago area.