Edith L. Graham, MD

4.9 
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Primary Specialty

Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology

Secondary Specialty

  • Neurology

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Education

Medical Education:
MD, Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine - 2016
Internship:
Rush University Medical Center - 2017
Residency:
Rush University Medical Center - 2020
Fellowships:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 2021

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology - Neurology (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Assistant Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medical Group
Alignment Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Palos Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

4.9
4.9 

338 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

88 Reviews

Reviews from Patients

88 Reviews

August 30, 2023

5.0

She is very good at her job and quick to be of help and ordering labs, meds, ect.

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August 29, 2023

5.0

Provider gave clear options and trade offs for each. Considered my preferences in the final decision while also balancing risks.

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August 28, 2023

5.0

Extremely knowledgeable. Includes you in the treatment. Doesn’t rush you out of the office. Answers all my questions. Great bedside manner.

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August 25, 2023

5.0

Listened closely to my concerns and helped me make decisions about my health plan

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August 23, 2023

5.0

She is one of the few specialists who knew about my problem

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August 23, 2023

5.0

Very nice and knowledgeable. I am sad she will no longer be at the orland location.

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August 16, 2023

5.0

She was very nice and friendly which is what I was looking for in a first appt.

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August 16, 2023

5.0

She was so thorough and did not make me feel rushed at all.

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August 14, 2023

5.0

She is easy to talk to and understand. Dr. Graham really listens.

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August 14, 2023

5.0

Dr. Graham exceeds all expectations with her bedside manner, the clarity of her opinions/assessments, and what I perceive to be collaborative nature of her practice in working with patients on the path forward.

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May 20, 2023

5.0

She is very personable and cares about her patients. Although I had not seen her for 6 months she remembered events from my life that were not in my charts.

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May 16, 2023

5.0

Great bedside manner! Phenomenal communication!

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May 12, 2023

5.0

Dr. Graham is fantastic! Kind, caring and is willing to explain things in a way that is easy to understand. She's easy to keep in contact with and is a great doctor.

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May 12, 2023

5.0

Dr Graham is wonderful. She is kind and continues to dig until the root cause of your problem is revealed

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May 12, 2023

5.0

Compassion and knowledge

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May 11, 2023

5.0

Dr. Graham is the best physician. She is caring and thorough and always has the answers to my questions. Hands down the best

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May 10, 2023

5.0

Dr. Graham is modest, thorough and listens well.

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May 10, 2023

5.0

She never rushes thru visit. Takes time to explain everything.

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May 08, 2023

5.0

She has worked magic in my care! She listens and hears what her patients tell her.

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May 04, 2023

5.0

Very professional, takes time to answer and explain questions

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May 02, 2023

5.0

Dr. Graham was so friendly and easy to talk to. She answered all my questions and made sure I understood about my diagnosis and medication. So wonderful

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April 28, 2023

5.0

I was most impressed with Dr. Graham. I can tell that she will do all that is possible to help treat my Brother in Law’s illness. She was honest and caring!

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April 26, 2023

5.0

Everything is going great so far

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April 21, 2023

5.0

Gave me a much better feeling.

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April 18, 2023

5.0

All of my questions are answered and we talk about next steps/options. Dr Graham is interested in how I feel, my concerns. I feel that I'm getting the best possible care.

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April 17, 2023

5.0

She is an expert in her field and always explores and explains all options with her patients.

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April 12, 2023

5.0

She is the only one in my area that specializes in my problem and knows her "stuff"

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April 12, 2023

5.0

The doctor understands my problems and understands what medicine I need to take

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April 07, 2023

5.0

Dr seemed very competent and concerned

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April 07, 2023

5.0

Dr. Graham took time to educate us on my disease and fully assess my needs. Very personable. Excited to work with her!

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April 05, 2023

5.0

Outstanding medical care with personal discussion and clear explanation. Best doctor I’ve ever seen in terms of both medical knowledge and bedside manner.

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April 03, 2023

5.0

I have a rare autoimmune disease and Dr. Graham is the first neurologist willing to take on my case and be thorough about my history, from past to present, and is willing to treat me. She was knowledgeable about my disease.

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April 03, 2023

4.0

She works with you on your health care.

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April 03, 2023

5.0

Excellent and comprehensive explanations.

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April 02, 2023

5.0

Takes her time to thoroughly exam and talk to you. She listens to your concerns.

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March 30, 2023

5.0

She is an expert in her field. She provided wonderful explanations and patiently answered all my questions.

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March 18, 2023

5.0

Dr. Graham is an excellent provider-she is caring, competent, and incredibly knowledgeable as an MS specialist. She takes the time to listen to concerns and questions in an attentive way.

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February 27, 2023

5.0

understanding and patient

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February 20, 2023

5.0

Professional and direct

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February 18, 2023

5.0

Super great personalities that look Ike they want to be there. Dr. Graham is one of the best changes I made. Easy to talk to and detailed.

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February 13, 2023

5.0

Dr. Graham was extremely thorough and assured me that I would not have to issues that I’ve had in the past with previous doctors. She made me feel comfortable which made me realize that she truly cared. Even after my first week of being a patient, the response time from her office was super quick.

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February 08, 2023

5.0

Dr. Graham is attentive and takes into account my thoughts and feelings.

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February 08, 2023

5.0

Dr was thorough, knowledgeble and nice

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February 06, 2023

5.0

I like how she breaks it down and has a conversation with you.

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January 28, 2023

5.0

Dr Graham and her resident were kind, informative and had great bedside manners.

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January 25, 2023

5.0

Dr. Graham is knowledgeable and invested in her patients. I saw multiple doctors before her and my issues fell on deaf ears. It wasn't until I saw Dr. Graham that anyone heard or helped me.

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January 17, 2023

5.0

Dr Graham is a great communicator and very good at conveying her reasoning behind her views.

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January 16, 2023

5.0

She was patient , knowledgeable, and caring

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January 14, 2023

5.0

Dr listens to your concerns and adresses them

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January 05, 2023

5.0

Dr Graham was very informative and took the time to answer my questions. She was very knowledgeable about my disease and treatment.

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December 30, 2022

5.0

She is very thorough

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December 21, 2022

5.0

Communication with Dr Graham is great. It's conversational, easily understandable and we discuss my concerns, questions and future plans.

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December 20, 2022

5.0

Helped in a situation

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December 20, 2022

5.0

Dr, Graham is very easy to talk to and takes time to listen to all your concerns.

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December 20, 2022

5.0

For Care and concerns for what works patients.

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December 15, 2022

5.0

She was the only one to take on my cas. I feel she is very concerned with me and doing a good job.

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December 13, 2022

5.0

Takes time to cover all questions, talk about treatment options

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December 13, 2022

5.0

She’s very informative and she listened to everything that I was telling her!

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December 12, 2022

5.0

Dr. Graham makes me feel good, I love having her as my Dr. because she understands my worries and know what to say or do about my sickness.

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December 12, 2022

5.0

Intelligent empathetic caring and concerned

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December 09, 2022

5.0

Down to earth and personable.

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December 09, 2022

5.0

Easily meets the 3 A's: Available, Ability, Affable( friendly). knowledgable, available, personable, respectful, thorough. Took her time with me and a medical student. She was excellent with the medical student. She encouraged him to do part of the exam and was both attentive to his exam and his questions.

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December 05, 2022

5.0

Excellent care. All concerns and questions answered. Very knowledgable, caring and professional.

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November 30, 2022

4.0

Willing to step in and help out

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November 30, 2022

5.0

She is very kind and very smart with her knowledge of MS. Has suggestions and is very direct about what she thinks I should continue on with.

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November 28, 2022

5.0

Very thorough and takes time to explain options for treatment, helps weigh pro/con and discussed related issues. Warm and personable.

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November 20, 2022

5.0

Very caring.

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November 19, 2022

5.0

The staff are wonderful, caring and attentive. I feel like I know much more about my multiple sclerosis now than ever before because Dr. Graham takes the time to explain things to me.

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November 18, 2022

5.0

She is great!! First time to meet Dr Graham! She was very informative and patient in gathering my MS history of over 30 years! She gave me great suggestions and recommendations for next steps. I’m so excited to be working with her!

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November 16, 2022

5.0

Took the time to listen, went over my options for treatments, and very understanding

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November 16, 2022

4.0

Good bedside manner, would have liked to see her sooner. Additional hours/availability would help.

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November 14, 2022

5.0

Dr Graham, while telling me some difficult news, started on the next steps and plan of what to do, which in that moment was incredibly helpful. I feel like with her by my side, I can face this disease and tackle whatever is to come.

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November 14, 2022

5.0

Attentive, compassionate, qualified.

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November 11, 2022

5.0

Dr Graham was “matter of fact/No BS” in her approach to my care…and I really appreciate that!

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November 11, 2022

5.0

Dr. Graham listened attentively, responded to questions in a helpful and thoughtful way, and provided guidance on next steps that were clear, easy to understand, and based in solid medical knowledge that was conscientiously explained to further increase my understanding.

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November 10, 2022

5.0

Dr. Graham took extra care to be sure my treatment was both swift, yet cost effective. She made sure I understood what was happening and was clear that I have support.

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November 09, 2022

5.0

Very attentive and takes us out of all the doubts we have, very good doctor

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November 05, 2022

5.0

Dr. Graham is considerate, prompt with her responses. She shows respect for my time as much as I show for hers. She provided a solution to a problem which I had been living with for years. I had seen 4 other neurologists, none of whom had suggested the simple solution proposed by Dr. Graham.

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November 04, 2022

1.0

She lacks compassion that is expected from a health professional. She is not capable of listening to the patient and understanding when an individual who is suffering and feels hopeless looks up to their provider to regain hopefulness and encouragement.

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November 02, 2022

5.0

She was knowledgeable and easy to work with. Tried to find different ways to care my MS

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October 22, 2022

5.0

Answered all my questions with no extra

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October 20, 2022

5.0

Thoughtful. Takes time w patient

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October 19, 2022

5.0

She’s amazing

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October 16, 2022

5.0

VERY PROFESSIONAL , AND KIND. LISTENS AND IS CONCERNED TO HELP YOU.

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October 14, 2022

5.0

Was very knowledgeable, explained things thoroughly and was willing to research in regard to best treatment options

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October 07, 2022

5.0

#1 - Always on time! Professional, friendly, knowledgeable staff

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October 04, 2022

5.0

Dr. E. Graham was very thorough, patient, knowledgeable and empathic.

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October 02, 2022

5.0

Dr. Graham was very professional explained everything in detail was thorough with her exam and took her time with me.

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