Rita K. Aronson, M.D., was born in Aledo, Illinois, just 30 miles south of Rock Island and was raised on a small family farm near Aledo. She attended Augustana College in Rock Island, where she received an elementary education and music degree. After teaching music in Albany, Illinois, she moved to Kansas, where she attended the University of Kansas, both for premedical courses and medical school.
The Aronson’s then moved to Chicago where she completed residency in the Northwestern residency program. Dr. Aronson joined “The Group” in 1991. Rita recently married Brad and in addition to three lovely adult daughters of her own she now has gained three more daughters and eight grandchildren. They all enjoy time together, especially in the great outdoors.