Nadera Sweiss , MD

Rheumatology and Internal Medicine

(773) 702-6119

University Of Chicago Medicine
5841 S Maryland Ave
Chicago, IL 60637

Overview

Dr. Nadera Sweiss is a specialist in rheumatology--the study of chronic and acute conditions that cause inflammation, discomfort and pain in muscles, joints, supporting tissues and various organs. Dr. Sweiss has a particular interest in the treatment of patients with sarcoidosis, a rare disease characterized by a build-up of immune system lesions in any organ of the body--most often in the lungs and lymph nodes.Dr. Sweiss is conducting clinical research on new therapies for sarcoidosis, scleroderma and Raynaud's phenomenon--particularly for treatment when these disorders do not respond to traditional therapies. She is also working on an international study testing new therapies for refractory rheumatoid arthritis.

Gender: Female

Years in Practice: 31 Years

Languages Spoken: Spanish and Arabic

Education & Training

Medical School: University Of Jordan Faculty Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1990

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • University Of Chicago Medicine
  • University Of Illinois Hospital Health & Science Center
  • Mercy Hospital & Medical Center

Specialties: Rheumatology and Internal Medicine

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • 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 Precision HMO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health and Life IL PPO
  • Coventry IL PPO
  • Coventry MO HMO POS
  • Coventry MO PPO
  • Coventry PPO Platinum
  • First Health PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • HMO illinois - PCPs Only
  • MEDICA CHOICE WITH UNITEDHEALTHC
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • Sagamore Plus
  • SIHO Network
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC NAVIGATE PLUS POS
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Sweiss's Office Information

Fax: []
Website: Not available
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
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Doctor Sweiss's Other Office Information

Uic Outpatient Care Center
1801 W Taylor St
Chicago, IL 60612
(866) 600-2273

Fax:
Website:hospital.uillinois.edu
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon7:00 AM-7:00 PM
Tue7:00 AM-7:00 PM
Wed7:00 AM-7:00 PM
Thu7:00 AM-7:00 PM
Fri7:00 AM-7:00 PM
Sat7:00 AM-3:00 PM
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Ui Health Division Of Rheumatology
1801 W Taylor St Ste 3D
Chicago, IL 60612
(312) 413-9310

Fax:(312) 241-3927
Website:hospital.uillinois.edu
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
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
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University Of Illinois Hospital Rheumatology
1801 W Taylor St Ste 3D
Chicago, IL 60612
(312) 413-5569

Fax:(312) 241-3927
Website:uic.edu
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
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
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UIC South Loop Physician Group
2600 S Michigan Ave Ste 205
Chicago, IL 60616
(312) 949-9199

Fax:(312) 294-9919
Website:hospital.uillinois.edu
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
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-

University Of Illinois Physicians Group
2600 S Michigan Ave Ste 205
Chicago, IL 60616

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

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