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Carol A. Saltoun, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Allergy Immunology
  • Internal Medicine

BIOGRAPHY


Carol Saltoun, MD, MS is an attending physician at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in the Division of Allergy-Immunology. She provides comprehensive care for patients with a broad range of Allergic and Immunological diseases including asthma, allergic rhinitis, chronic sinusitis, urticaria, food and drug allergy and primary immunodeficiency.

Dr. Saltoun earned her undergraduate degree at Duke University in Durham, NC where she majored in Eastern European history. She then earned her medical degree at Rush Medical College and completed her Internal Medicine residency and Allergy Immunology fellowship at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. She has been a member of the Northwestern faculty since 2000 and was the recipient of the T. Franklin Williams Scholars on Aging award in 2003/2004 to study asthma in the elderly.

Dr. Saltoun's clinical and research interests are in the care of older patients with asthma, in particular, the overlap of asthma with COPD, the affect of menopause on women with asthma, and the efficacy of currently available medications in this age group. She is also interested in the care of chronic urticaria and the use of corticosteroid sparing medications to treat difficult to control urticaria.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    Rush Medical College of Rush University - 1995
  • Residency
    Northwestern Mcgaw / Northwestern Memorial Hospital - 1998
  • Fellowship
    Northwestern Mcgaw / Northwestern Memorial Hospital - 2000

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Allergy & Immunology

PRIMARY LOCATION


Northwestern Medical Group

675 N. St. Clair

Galter 18-250

Chicago, IL 60611

312-695-8624
Monday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Asthma
  • Asthma - Older Adult
  • Chronic Cough
  • Chronic Sinus Problems
  • Drug and Food Allergies
  • Hives - Urticaria
  • Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare HMO
  • BCBS Blue Advantage PPO
  • BCBS Classic Blue
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Choice Supervalu PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • HealthLink
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • PNA (Preferred Network Access)
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • TriCare(US Military Insurance)
  • Unicare PPO
  • Unicare PPO(Wellpoint Network)
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select
  • UnitedHealthcare Select HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus