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About Illinois Pain Institute

Welcome to the Illinois Pain Institute (IPI), Chicagoland’s leading and longest-established, multi-site pain management practice with national reputation. Our doctors specialize in the precise diagnosis and treatment of neck, back, herniated disks, sciatica, headache, pelvic, musculoskeletal, and many other painful conditions.

We are dedicated to providing specific diagnosis and treatment for those with pain. Beyond treating the symptoms, we strive to identify and fix the underlying cause of pain in order to restore the highest level of function and quality of life possible.

Our approach is tailored to fit the individual’s needs with dignity and respect. IPI patients receive a highly personalized treatment plan, keeping the patient well-informed and involved in care decisions.

Our mission is to improve lives through accurate diagnosis, treatment, and compassionate care.

 

Am I a candidate for treatment at Illinois Pain Institute?

You want to treat and fix the source of the pain, not just mask the symptoms.

The knowledgeable physicians at Illinois Pain Institute are trained in the precise diagnosis and treatment of painful conditions. Call today to request an appointment for an in-office consultation with one of our physicians to develop your customized treatment plan.

You have been told that you need neck, back, spine, or other surgery.

While some conditions may require surgery, Illinois Pain Institute specializes in minimally invasive techniques to treat the source of pain without surgery. Our second opinion may keep you out of the operating room.

You’ve already had surgery or other treatments and are still experiencing pain.

Many of our patients have tried several other treatment options before coming to us for precise diagnosis and treatment. Our knowledgeable, compassionate care team is often able to provide not just hope but results in improving the quality of a patient’s life by reducing pain at the source.

You have inadequate pain relief or unfavorable side effects from medication.

Our physician team listens to your needs. After conducting a review of your medical history, reviewing labs and imaging, and performing a physical diagnostic evaluation, Illinois Pain Institute will work to treat the source of your pain, often drastically lowering or evening eliminating the need for medication to manage pain.

Why Choose Illinois Pain Institute?

Voted Top Pain Doctor in Chicago area by physician peers 10 times

Illinois Pain Institute (IPI) is proud to be the leading provider of pain treatment in the Chicago area. IPI’s pain clinics and doctors are widely recognized and have been the recipients of several prestigious awards for their outstanding expertise in pain management including:

Ten-time winner of Castle Connolly’s Top Pain Doctor Award

Chicagoland’s leading and longest established, multi-site pain management practice

Top 70 pain physicians in the nation by Becker’s ASC Review

US News and World Report Top Doctor

See a fellowship-trained specialist physician every visit to treat the source of pain

Illinois Pain Institute is committed to providing direct access to knowledgeable physicians who will be with you every step of the way.

Cost-effective plan of care with minimally invasive approach

Illinois Pain Institute accepts most insurance and spend time listening to your needs to adequately address your physical and financial concerns while providing precise diagnosis and treatment of your back and neck pain, sciatica, herniated discs, headaches, musculoskeletal pain, pelvic pain, pain after surgeries and many other painful conditions.

We work with your insurance to help get the quality care you need

Illinois Pain Institute accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield, Aetna, Cigna, Humana, United Healthcare, and many more insurance providers. Call us today to find out if Illinois Pain Institute is right for you.

No Hospital Visit Required

Illinois Pain Institute keeps provides precise diagnosis and customized treatment in their 7 office locations and affiliated world-class ambulatory surgery center, allowing patients to stay out of the hospital and get back to living without pain.

Official Pain Doctors of the Retired Professional Football Players Association

At Illinois Pain Institute, we are the official pain physicians of the Retired Professional Football Players Association. We are dedicated to providing precise diagnosis and treatment for those with pain, including current and retired athletes.

We treat workplace injuries, automotive injuries, and worker’s comp injuries

Workers’ compensation is a no-fault system of benefits paid by employers to workers who experience job-related injuries or diseases. Individuals with workplace-related, automotive, or worker’s compensation injuries can be treated at any of our Illinois Pain Institute locations by our rigorously trained physicians with expertise in precise diagnosis and treatment. Our physicians are fellowship trained, knowledgeable and experienced.

Eight locations in the Chicago area

Illinois Pain Institute sets the standard with a total of eight locations throughout the Chicago area in Lake county, Dupage county, McHenry county, and Kane county. This make accessing our centers easy and allows us to treat patients where they live, work, and play. Additionally, each of our clinics are staffed with top doctors and compassionate care team.