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Clinical Associate of Medicine

A clinically integrated network of physicians and providers employed by UChicago Medicine who offer care in inpatient, community, ambulatory, acute care or extended care settings.

Asha Susan Muthalaly, MD
Asha Susan Muthalaly, MD, is a rheumatologist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of inflammatory joint disorders including arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, bursitis and osteoporosis. Dr. Muthalaly also focuses on the management of lupus, myopathies, psoriatic arthritis and other autoimmune diseases.

Based in Joliet, she coordinates comprehensive care for suburban residents with an emphasis on treatment options.


Areas of Expertise

  • Autoimmune Diseases

Medical Education

  • St. James School of Medicine, Netherlands Antilles, University of Debrecen Health and Science Center, Hungary


  • Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center


  • Indiana University School of Medicine

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American College of Rheumatology
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
To Request an Appointment

UChicago Medicine Rheumatology Joliet

Request an Appointment at UChicago Medicine Rheumatology Joliet or call UCM Connect at 773-834-0066

To Refer a Patient

Refer a Patient or call UCM Connect at 1-888-824-0200

At a Glance

Practicing Since2009

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hungarian
  • Malayalam
  • Spanish