Saba Y. Ahmed, MD

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Clinical Associate of Medicine

UChicago Medicine Medical Group is comprised of UCM Care Network Medical Group, Inc. and Primary Healthcare Associates, S.C. UChicago Medicine Medical Group physicians are not employees or agents of The University of Chicago Medical Center, The University of Chicago or UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial.


Saba Y. Ahmed, MD, specializes in the diagnosis and management of autoimmune inflammatory disorders such as rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus and scleroderma. 

Based in Joliet, Dr. Ahmed has spent more than two decades helping adult patients manage their symptoms and conditions. She also treats patients for gout, osteoarthritis and osteoporosis.

UCM Medical Group physicians with privileges at the hospital are independent physicians. They are not employees or agents of the University of Chicago Medical Center or Ingalls Memorial.


Areas of Expertise

  • Autoimmune Diseases

Medical Education

  • University of Toledo College of Medicine


  • Northwestern Medicine


  • Northwestern Medicine


  • Northwestern Medicine

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Medical Association
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • 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
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At a Glance

Practicing Since1995

Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology

Languages Spoken

  • English