Dr. Elena Gogoneata, MD

Dr. Elena Gogoneata, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Female  |  
59 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Elena Gogoneata, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Woodridge, IL and has been practicing for 33 years. She graduated from Universitatea De Medicina Si Farmacie Carol Davila, Facultatea De Medicina in 1985 and specializes in rheumatology.

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • HealthLink
  • HealthPartners

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Top Care Areas


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very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 99% of peers

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  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

Conditions Treated


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Universitatea De Medicina Si Farmacie Carol Davila, Facultatea De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Advocate Ravenswood Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gogoneata has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gogoneata's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gogoneata to family and friends
based on 23 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

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Dr. Gogoneata's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

in Scarborough, ON
I would not recommend this doctor. She is unprofessional and gets an "F" for her style of communication and care (which are NONE). In my experience, this doctor barely made eye contact, only talked when asked questions, and then answered those questions while backing out of the room -- she didn't...more
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in Plainfield, IL
Was not impressed. Left her office not knowing anymore than I knew when I entered. Very impersonal and cold. Wrote a prescription for me to have blood test done and did not suggest a followup visit with her. I definitely will not recommend anyone go to her. I will have the test done but will not go...more
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in Downers Grove, IL
After 20 years of visiting numerous Drs. for difficulty breathing, Dr Gogenta was the first one to suggest it could be my esphogaus. After specialized testing, her diagnosis was correct. I struggle with CFS and it affects my esophagus. I am so grateful for her.
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in IL
Waited over an hour, doctor kept getting pulled outside with different patients or questions while leaving me on the room waiting. Not professional. She didn't talk much or explain things clearly, very vague. Not a very comfortable doctor to talk to. Sometimes we just have that feeling she's not...more
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in Chicago, IL
On Dec 1, 2016 I went to Dr Gogoneata and she took some vials of blood to determine if I have Lupus. She said that results may take up to a week and that her office will call me with the results. After 2 weeks & calling her office more than 3 times, I was told to come to the office. I said I can't...more
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