Brit Milah/Circumcision

* Listings with an asterisk are part of the JUF/JF partnership of agencies serving the Chicago and worldwide Jewish community.

Rabbi Samuel Biber

2823 W. Fargo Ave.
Chicago, IL 60645
Phone: (773) 450-5160, (773) 465-7922
Email: sbiber@sbcglobal.net

Listed with CRC and Agudath Israel.

Cantor Lawrence Elsberg

2334 Auburn Lane
Northbrook, IL 60062
Phone: (847) 480-1999, (847) 845-2112 (cell)
Email: elsberg@sbcglobal.net
Web: http://www.brischicago.com

Listed with USCJ. Certified by Chief Rabbinate Jerusalem.

Rabbi Adam Epstein

6320 N. Kedzie Ave.
Chicago, IL 60659
Phone: (713) 504-1786
Email: mohelofchicago@gmail.com
Web: http://www.mohelofchicago.com

American Board of Ritual Circumcision certified. 100% kosher, no clamps or injections, sterile equipment.

Rabbi Shmuel Fuerst

6100 N. Drake Ave.
Chicago, IL 60659
Phone: (773) 539-4241

Listed with Agudath Israel.

Carol Roberts Gerson, M.D., D.Be., F.A.C.S., F.A.A.P.

Phone: (708) 304-3710
Email: mohelet@gmail.com
Web: http://www.drmohelet.com

Mohelet.

Barry Goldman, MD

15 Tower Court
Gurnee, IL 60046
Phone: (847) 244-1375

Rabbi Shaoul Hamaoui

3547 Arcadia Street
Evanston, IL 60203
Phone: (773) 621-0051
Email: shaoulhamaoui@gmail.com
Web: http://www.koshercircumcisions.com
Contact: Rabbi Shaoul Hamaoui, Certified Mohel, M. Ed.

Listed with CRC.

Rabbi Phil Karesh

Phone: (773) 877-2247
Email: philkaresh@chicagomilah.com
Web: http://www.chicagomilah.com
Contact: Rabbi Phil Karesh, Certified Mohel, M. Ed.

Oren Lakser, MD

9024 Sleeping Bear Road
Skokie, IL 60076
Phone: (847) 679-0868
Email: ojlakser@comcast.net

Cantor David Landau

1185 Sheridan Road
Glencoe, IL 60022
Email: themohel@gmail.com
Web: www.themohel.com

Rabbinic certification. Over 20 years as a full-time Mohel. Doctors love the surgical technique. Nurses love the sterile technique. Parents, Grandparents, and guests love the love.

David Oppenheim, MD

185 N. Milwaukee Ave., Suite 220
Lincolnshire, IL 60069
Phone: (224) 444-9501
Email: drbris@drbris.com
Web: http://www.drbris.com

National Organization of American Mohalim-certified. Pediatrician.

Ken Siegel, MD

30 Stratford Drive
Suite 140
Bloomingdale, IL 60108
Phone: (630) 858-3200

Rabbi Mordecai Tarkieltaub

2857 W. Pratt Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60645
Phone: (773) 251-4529, (773) 761-4878
Email: bestbris@yahoo.com

Listed with Agudath Israel, cRc, and USCJ, as a mohel bris for adults, children and infants. Practicing for over 35 years.

Julian Ullman, MD

30 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 300
Chicago, IL 60602
Phone: (312) 726-3917

Listed with URJ.

What's New in the Guide

TRAINING FOR PROFESSIONALS

• Early childhood education 

• Internship program for social work and psychology

• Pharmacy Technician Training 

• Janitorial Training program

COMMUNITY EDUCATION AND SUPPORT

• Recovery from addiction and substance abuse prevention 

• Adoption and infertility 

• Support during illness, grief and loss

• Domestic violence 

• Sexual abuse prevention 

• Connections to counseling, education and prevention services through synagogue partnerships 

PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES AND THEIR FAMILIES

• Community-based group living 

• Support and assistance for independent living 

• Home-based waiver for children and adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities 

• Specialized recreational camp for children and teens atCamp Firefly

• Job training and customized employment opportunities 

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