Dr. Cynthia Yango-Eugenio is certified by the American Board
of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. She
is a solo Allergy, Asthma and Immunology practitioner for the past 21 years in
Buffalo Grove, Illinois. Dr. Yango-Eugenio
recently opened up another Allergy & Asthma specialty office in Algonquin,
Cynthia Yango-Eugenio grew up in Manila and attended High
School at FEU Girls High School where she was a consistent scholar. She completed Bachelor of Science major in
Zoology at the University of the Philippines College of Arts and Sciences. Several times she made it to the Dean’s list
and completed the four year course in three years and one semester.
Prior to joining the Class of 1979 University of The
Philippines College of Medicine, Dr. Yango-Eugenio worked at the Biomedical
Division of the Philippine Atomic Energy Commission as a research
scientist. She finished Pediatric
residency at UP-PGH and had to retrain in the same field at Lincoln Hospital in
Bronx, New York and Cook County Medical Center in Illinois.
Dr. Yango-Eugenio was a fellow in Allergy, Asthma and
Immunology at Cornell University. She
finished her fellowship at Northwestern University-Feinberg Medical Center.
She was named one of the outstanding women of Style and
Achievement (Prism Award) by the Philippine Times in 1997. She has been an active member of the
Chicago-Northwestern Indiana chapter of the University of the Philippines
Medical Alumni Society and Academic (UPMASA) for the past 17 years. She has served as the chapter’s PRO and most
recently the chapter’s President.
Cynthia Yango-Eugenio resides in South Barrington, Illinois
with her husband Rene Eugenio. The
couple has two sons, Ryneal and Roelle graduates of Northwestern University, Ryneal attending Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences.