Cuoghi Edens, MD is a rheumatologist trained to see both pediatric rheumatology and adult rheumatology patients. Dr. Edens treats patients suffering from systemic lupus erythematosus, mixed connective tissue disease, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, vasculitis, dermatomyositis and other more rare conditions. Due to her combined adult and pediatric training, she has a special interest in rheumatic diseases in children and ensuring their healthcare as they transition into adulthood. She is also interested in the interplay between reproductive health, pregnancy and rheumatic diseases and is currently conducting research in this area.

Aside from her clinical work, Dr. Edens is also the associate pediatric rheumatology fellowship director and involved in medical student and resident education.

Adult rheumatology patients can contact 773-702-6119.

Education

University of New Mexico School of Medicine

Additional Education

  • Internship: University of Michigan
  • Residency: University of Michigan
  • Fellowship: University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American College of Rheumatology
  • Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatology Research Alliance
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • Associate of Women in Rheumatology
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI)
  • BCBS PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
To Request an Appointment

Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine (DCAM) - Hyde Park

Request an Appointment at Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine (DCAM) - Hyde Park or call UCM Connect at 1-888-824-0200

Comer Children's at Edward Hospital - Naperville

Request an Appointment at Comer Children's at Edward Hospital - Naperville or call UCM Connect at 844-826-5437

Comer Children's at Elmhurst Hospital - Elmhurst

Request an Appointment at Comer Children's at Elmhurst Hospital - Elmhurst or call UCM Connect at 844-826-5437

To Refer a Patient

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

At a Glance

Practicing Since2010

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
  • Internal Medicine

Languages Spoken

  • English