Dr. Kathy Rubiner Sonenthal MD Allergist-Immunologist

Dr. Kathy Sonenthal is an allergist-immunologist in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital and Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital. She received her medical degree from University of Illinois College of Medicine and has been in practice for 27 years. Dr. Sonenthal accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 16 doctors at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital and one of 19 at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital who specialize in Allergy & Immunology.

Are you Dr. Sonenthal? Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Allergist-Immunologist: General Allergy & Immunology

Clinical Interests: Asthma, Eczema, Rhinitis, Sinusitis

Education & Medical Training

University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1987–1990

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Fellowship, Allergy and Immunology, 1990–1992

University of Illinois College of Medicine
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Allergy and Immunology
Certified 1 years in Allergy & Immunology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 4 years in Internal Medicine

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAAAI), American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Evaluating the outcome of two teaching methods of breath actuated inhaler in an inner city asthma clinic.
Rydman, R. J., Sonenthal, K., Tadimeti, L., Butki, N., McDermott, M. F.

An overview of allergens.
Sonenthal, K. R., Shaughnessy, M. A.

Do some patients with atopic dermatitis require long-term oral steroid therapy?
Sonenthal, K. R., Grammer, L. C., Patterson, R.

See all 7 publications

Insurances Accepted

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

Report a Correction — If you are aware of information on this page that is out of date or incorrect, please let us know.

Patient Advice & Support

See More
Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Nearby Allergist-Immunologists

See all Allergist-Immunologists near Chicago, IL See all Allergist-Immunologists in Illinois

U.S. News Best Hospitals

U.S. News Best Hospitals

To rank the best adult and children's hospitals, U.S. News analyzes data for fewer than 5,000 centers.

See Hospitals by Specialty

Find a Hospital by Location

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.