Dr. Karen Brandt Onel , MD

Rheumatology

(773) 702-6217

University Of Chicago Medical Center Rheumatology
5758 S Maryland Ave Ste 4C
Chicago, IL 60637

Overview

Karen Onel, MD, is an expert in pediatric rheumatology. She specializes in the diagnosis and care of children with musculoskeletal pain, lupus and juvenile idiopathic arthritis. Working with a team of nurses and social workers, Dr. Onel creates long-term treatment plans to improve quality of life for her patients. An active researcher, Dr. Onel serves as the principal investigator for several studies that aim to provide a greater understanding of the mechanisms of rheumatic illnesses in children. In particular, she has examined the relationship between physical function measures and quality of life in children with systemic lupus. Her work has been funded by the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Onel has authored numerous papers, reviews and book chapters on pediatric rheumatology. In addition, she serves as a reviewer for several scientific journals, including Arthritis and Rheumatism and Pediatric Rheumatology. She has been named one of the "Top Doctors" in the city by Chicago magazine.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 31 Years

Languages Spoken: English

Education & Training

Medical School: WEILL CORNELL MEDICAL COLLEGE

Graduation Date: in 1989

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • University Of Chicago Medicine
  • Hospital For Special Surgery

Specialties: Rheumatology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS MA Blue Care Elect PPO
  • BCBS MA Preferred Blue PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health and Life IL PPO
  • Coventry IL PPO
  • Coventry MO HMO POS
  • Coventry MO PPO
  • Empire PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Preferred PPO
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • PHCS PPO
  • Sagamore Plus
  • SIHO Network
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Dr. Onel's Office Information

University Of Chicago Medical Center Rheumatology
5758 S Maryland Ave Ste 4C
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-6217

Fax: (773) 383-4706
Website: universityofchicagomedical.edu
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

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 Onel's Other Office Information

Hospital For Special Surgery
535 E 70th St
New York, NY 10021
(212) 606-1302

Fax:(212) 274-6819
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

N/A

Department of Medicine Pediatric Rheumatology Main Hospital Campus Fifth Floor
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021

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

Office Hours:

N/A

University Of Chicago Medical Center Rheumatology
5758 S Maryland Ave Ste 4C
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 702-6217

Fax:(773) 383-4706
Website:universityofchicagomedical.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
Sat-
Sun-

Hospital for Special Surgery
535 E 70th St
New York, NY 10021

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

Office Hours:

N/A