Cuoghi C Edens, MD

Specialties: Pediatric Rheumatology; Rheumatology

Practice: University of Chicago Pediatric Rheumatology

Hospital Affiliations: Edward Hospital

Clinical Interests: Arthritis; Mixed connective tissue disease; Back Pain; Lupus; Psoriatic Arthritis; Rheumotoid arthritis; Sarcoid; Scleroderma; Juvenile idiopathic arthritis; Dermatomyositis; Period fever syndromes

Philosophy Of Care

Cuoghi Edens, MD is a rheumatologist trained to see both pediatric and adult rheumatology patients. As a part of Edward-Elmhurst Health, she is seeing only pediatric patients, with adults seen at the University of Chicago Hyde Park location. Dr. Edens treats patients with systemic lupus erythematosus, mixed connective tissue disease, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, vasculitis, dermatomyositis and other more rare autoimmune and rheumatic disease conditions. Due to her combined adult and pediatric training, she has a special interest in rheumatic diseases in children and ensuring their healthcare as they transition into adulthood. She is also interested in the interplay between reproductive health, pregnancy and rheumatic diseases and is currently conducting research in this area.


5841 S. Maryland
Chicago, IL 60637
Phone: 773 702-6169
Fax: 773 702-4766

Education & Credentials

Medical School: University of New Mexico, 2010

Internship: University of Michigan, 2011

Residency: University of Michigan, 2014

Fellowship: Rainbow Babies & Children's Hospital, 2018


This provider is an independent medical practitioner who has been permitted to use the hospital's facilities and to exercise his or her independent medical judgment in the care and treatment of his or her patient.