Dr. Ronald N. Cohen , MD

Diabetes , Endocrinology and Diabetes & Metabolism

(773) 702-1000

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

Overview

A skilled endocrinologist, Ronald Cohen, MD, specializes in the diagnosis and management of thyroid diseases with a particular focus on thyroid cancer. He also has a clinical interest in diabetes, obesity and metabolic disorders. Dr. Cohen's research explores the relationship between diabetes and adipocyte -- a complex endocrine cell that regulates feeding behavior and insulin sensitivity. Through his research findings, Dr. Cohen is working to develop novel therapies for the treatment of obesity and type 2 diabetes. Dr. Cohen has authored several book chapters on the medical management of thyroid diseases, and frequently is invited to present his work at local and national conferences. A dedicated educator and mentor, Dr. Cohen is the co-director of the University of Chicago's Endocrinology Research Seminar Series. He was awarded the University of Chicago Quantrell award for excellence in undergraduate education. Dr. Cohen also serves on the editorial boards of Journal of Biological Chemistry and Frontiers in Pituitary Endocrinology, and is actively involved in the American Thyroid Association.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 27 Years

Languages Spoken: English

Education & Training

Medical School: WEILL CORNELL MEDICAL COLLEGE

Graduation Date: in 1992

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • University Of Chicago Medicine

Specialties: Diabetes , Endocrinology and Diabetes & Metabolism

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS IL PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health and Life IL PPO
  • Coventry HealthAmerica PPO
  • Coventry IL PPO
  • Coventry MO HMO POS
  • Coventry MO PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • PriorityHealth Priority PPO
  • Sagamore Plus
  • SIHO Network
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Cohen's Office Information

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Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

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Doctor Cohen's Other Office Information

University Of Chicago Medicine Endocrinology
5758 S Maryland Ave Ste 5A
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-6138

Fax:(773) 383-4463
Website:uchospitals.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
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