Neda Laiteerapong, MD, MS

Internal Medicine, Primary Care | More

Associate Professor of Medicine Associate Director, Center for Chronic Disease Research and Policy

UChicago Faculty Physicians hold faculty positions with the University of Chicago and provide care for patients on the academic health system’s main campus in Hyde Park and in care centers throughout the Chicago region.

Neda Laiteerapong, MD, MS is a board-certified general internist and Associate Director for the Center for Chronic Disease Research and Policy at the University of Chicago. She is committed to promoting lifelong health by individualizing the prevention and treatment of physical and mental chronic diseases. She is a leading researcher in the field of individualizing diabetes treatment and locally, leads efforts to integrate behavioral health care into primary care at the University of Chicago.

She is also the Associate Director for the Center for Chronic Disease Research and Policy at the University of Chicago, a Center focused on promoting research and policies that bridge the gaps between medical practice, medical research and health policy, because she is interested in advancing the speed in which scientific discoveries are translated into improved health outcomes.

In addition to her clinical and research roles, Dr. Laiteerapong is a teacher and mentor. She is a guest-lecturer for classes on evidence-based medicine for medical students and physician trainees and individually mentors college students, graduate students, and faculty on research projects. She also trains medical student and residents on internal medicine in the outpatient and inpatient settings.

Areas of Expertise

Medical Education

  • Boston University School of Medicine


  • University of Chicago Medicine


  • University of Chicago Medicine


  • University of Chicago Medicine

Other Grad Education

  • MHS, University of Chicago

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • Society of General Internal Medicine
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Medical Association
  • American Diabetes Association
  • Society for Medical Decision Making
  • Association of Chiefs and Leaders of General Internal Medicine
  • AcademyHealth
  • Aetna HMO (specialists only)
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO (specialists only)
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI) (specialists only)
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare *see insurance page
  • Aetna Better Health *see insurance page
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice Plus POS/PPO
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO) (specialists only)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • BCBS Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus HMO
  • United Choice HMO (specialists only)
  • University of Chicago Health Plan (UCHP)
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At a Glance

Practicing Since2009

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Languages Spoken

  • English