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Rukayatu Ibrahim, MD, MBA, FAAP


About This Provider

Rukayatu (Ruki) Ibrahim, MD, FAAP, is a board-certified pediatrician and fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She practices general pediatrics at Springfield Clinic Pediatric and Adolescent Center and has a special interest in early childhood development, childhood behavioral disorders, ADHD, anxiety, depression and autism spectrum disorder.

"I find joy in building a rapport, in the resiliency that children and families have, in establishing a relationship that aims to benefit the child, family and community." 

Dr. Ibrahim is trained to administer the Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule - Second Edition (ADOS-2), a gold-standard process that helps diagnose autism spectrum disorder as part of a comprehensive assessment.



  • Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology School of Medicine Sciences, Kumasi, Ghana, Ghana


  • Pediatrics, Cooper Medical School of Rowan University Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics

Professional Memberships

  • Illinois State Medical Society
  • Sangamon County Medical Society


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Springfield Clinic Pediatric & Adolescent Center

2532 Farragut Drive

Springfield, IL 62704-1433

Closed • Opens at 8:00 AM