Alexandra Popescu , MD

Rheumatology and Internal Medicine

(312) 567-6700

Mercy Medical Group At Dearborn Station
47 W Polk St Ste G1
Chicago, IL 60605

Overview

Dr. Popescu is a Rheumatologist with a special interest in Osteoarthritis. She treats arthritis pain involving the hips and knees as well as other joints and has specialized training in performing joint aspiration and injection. She routinely uses cortisone as a component of her injectate. Her experience includes the use of viscosupplements such as Synvisc. She has further interest in the treament of Rheumatoid Arthritis and is experienced in the use of specialized medications including Humira, Enbrel, Remicade, Orencia, and Rituximab. Dr. Popescu completed her medical residency in Internal Medicine and a Rheumatology fellowship at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She currently holds a faculty position in the department of Internal Medicine at the University of Illinois at Chicago medical school. She is a member of American College of Rheumatology and the American College of Physicians. Dr. Popescu is also a member of the American Medical Association. Dr. Popescu is fluent in Romanian. She and her husband Dr. Pareja live in the South Loop area of Chicago.

Gender: Female

Years in Practice: 25 Years

Languages Spoken: N/A

Education & Training

Medical School: Universitatea De Medicina Si Farmacie Carol Davila

Graduation Date: in 1996

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

    N/A

Specialties: Rheumatology and Internal Medicine

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aexcel PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS IL Blue Choice Options
  • BCBS IL BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS IL PPO
  • Blue Advantage HMO - PCPs Only
  • Blue Choice Preferred PPO
  • Blue Choice Select PPO
  • Blue FocusCare
  • Blue Precision HMO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA LocalPlus
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • HMO illinois - PCPs Only
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • MVP EPO/PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Options PPO
  • UPMC I&F - Select Network
  • UPMC Partner Network Plans
  • UPMC PPO
  • UPMC Premium Network Plans
  • UPMC Tower Health

Popescu's Office Information

Mercy Medical Group At Dearborn Station
47 W Polk St Ste G1
Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 567-6700

Fax: (312) 292-2586
Website: www.mercy-chicago.org
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Doctor Popescu's Other Office Information

Belmar Physicians Pc
6311 W 95th St
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
(708) 581-7380

Fax:(312) 256-8462
Website:www.belmarphysicians.com
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-

Norwegian American Hospital Physician Time Share
1044 N Mozart St Ste 405
Chicago, IL 60622
(773) 292-8388

Fax:(773) 327-8124
Website:nahospital.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Sat8:30 AM-3:00 PM
Sun-

Mercy Medical Group On Pulaski And 55Th
5525 S Pulaski Rd
Chicago, IL 60629
(312) 567-7500

Fax:(773) 358-2209
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Sat-
Sun-