We are Star-Care Family Wellness

Our mission is to improve the health of our community by providing innovative, patient-centered, accessible medical care for both children and adults.

We concentrate on the wellness of each patient, with a specialty in comprehensive women’s health.


Our goal is to improve the health of everyone we serve, with a commitment to excellence, compassion, and caring in all that we do.

Dr. Nancy Youssef at Star-Care Family Wellness in Chicago Ridge

Dr. Nancy Youssef MD FAAFP

Dr. Nancy Youssef has over 10 years experience in family medicine. She graduated with her MD from the University of Illinois at Chicago and also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering. Her residency training was at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, IL, and her fellowship training was at Tufts University Family Medicine at Cambridge Health Alliance at Malden, MA. She is also a fellow and a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and a member of the Illinois Academy of Family Physicians. She does urgent and primary care and currently specializes in women’s health. She also provides beauty and weight loss services. She advocates for overall health and wellbeing. She and her staff provide an inviting and comfortable setting for your healthcare needs at Star-Care.

Najwa Saleh, NP

Najwa Saleh is an accomplished family nurse practitioner who started in healthcare in 2002. Her experience ranges from office, school, hospital (Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago), urgent care, aesthetics, and home-based care settings. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Purdue University in Calumet, Indiana and then earned her Master of Science degree at Governors State University in University Park, Illinois. She holds two national board certifications with the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) as a family nurse practitioner and certified pediatric nurse. Najwa is an active member of several professional organizations; including the Illinois Nurses Association and was inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau, the International Honor Society of Nursing. Her areas of interest include family medicine with a subspecialty in women and children’s health. She strives to improve access to healthcare in underserved populations.

Najwa believes that Health is precious. Protect it!

Dr. Najwa Saleh with Star-Care Family Wellness in Chicago Ridge