Dr. James J Curran MD Rheumatologist

Dr. James Curran is a rheumatologist in Willowbrook, Illinois and is affiliated with University of Chicago Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Illinois College of Medicine and has been in practice for 38 years. Dr. Curran accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 8 doctors at University of Chicago Medical Center who specialize in Rheumatology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Rheumatologist: General Rheumatology

Education & Medical Training

National Capital Consortium
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1976–1977

National Capital Consortium
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1978–1980

University of Chicago
Fellowship, Rheumatology, 1980–1982

University of Illinois College of Medicine
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 34 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 32 years in Rheumatology

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Fellow (FACR), American College of Rheumatology

Publications & Presentations

Lenalidomide for the treatment of cryoglobulinemia and undifferentiated spondyloarthropathy in a patient with multiple myeloma.
Lin, R.J., Curran, J.J., Zimmerman, T.M., Song, J., Niewold, T.B., Sweiss, N.J.

Clinical characteristics of patients with anti-Jo-1 antibodies: a single center experience.
Mileti, L.M., Strek, M.E., Niewold, T.B., Curran, J.J., Sweiss, N.J.

Tumor necrosis factor inhibition as a novel treatment for refractory sarcoidosis.
Sweiss, N.J., Welsch, M.J., Curran, J.J., Ellman, M.H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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