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Specializes in Rheumatology • Male

5841 S Maryland Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
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Hospital Quality

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The University of Chicago Medical Center
5841 South Maryland
Chicago, IL 60637

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5841 S Maryland Ave
Chicago, IL 60637
180 Harvester Dr
Burr Ridge, IL 60527
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    Dr. Curran's Experience

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Rheumatology
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    • Joint Drainage
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Amyloidosis
    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Arthritis
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Cryoglobulinemia
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Felty's Syndrome
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lupus Erythematosus
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
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    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Polymyositis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Scleroderma
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spondylitis
    • Still's Disease
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Systemic Vasculitis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Vasculitis
    • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Graduated in 1976

    Internship Hospital

    Bethesda Naval Hospital
    Complete in 1977

    Residency Hospital

    Bethesda Naval Hospital
    Complete in 1980

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Chicago Hosps
    Complete in 1982
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Curran & Staff

    • English
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Curran's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    12 responses
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Experience with Dr. Curran
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    12 responses
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    12 responses
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    5841 S Maryland Ave
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773) 702-1232 (Office)
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    180 Harvester Dr
    Burr Ridge, IL 60527
    (773) 834-4064 (Office)
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