We found 7 pain specialists who accept MultiPlan PPO near Hinsdale, IL.

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Dr. Ramsis Farid Ghaly, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
11136 Indian Woods Drive
Indian Head Park, IL
 

Dr. Ramsis Ghaly's medical specialty is anesthesiology and pain medicine. He is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Ghaly's clinical interests include cancer, pain management, and spine surgery procedures. He is professionally affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital, Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital, and Cook County Health & Hospitals System. Dr. Ghaly is an in-network provider for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and United Healthcare Plans, in addition to other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. He attended Ain Shams University Faculty of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at John Stroger Hospital of Cook County and a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. He has received the distinction of Chicago Super Doctors.

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Clinical interests: Endoscopic Surgery, Back Problems, Neck Problems, Brain Surgery, Spine Problems, Cancer, Spine ... (Read more)

Dr. Omar A Said, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
3800 Highland Avenue; Suite 101
Downers Grove, IL
 

Dr. Omar Said specializes in anesthesiology and pain medicine and practices in Schaumburg, IL, Geneva, IL, and Downers Grove, IL. His clinical interests encompass pain management. Dr. Said's hospital/clinic affiliations include Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS) and Delnor Hospital. He takes several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. Dr. Said obtained his medical school training at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School and performed his residency at Rush University Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Pain Management

Dr. Amish M Patel, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
3800 Highland Avenue; Suite 101
Downers Grove, IL
 

Dr. Amish Patel specializes in anesthesiology and pain medicine and practices in Schaumburg, IL, Downers Grove, IL, and Park Ridge, IL. He graduated from Medical College of Wisconsin. He trained at McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University for his residency. In his practice, Dr. Patel focuses on pain management. He honors Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Patel speaks Gujarati. He is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS).

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Clinical interests: Pain Management

Dr. Scott E Glaser, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
7055 High Grove Boulevard
Burr Ridge, IL
 

Dr. Scott Glaser is an anesthesiology and pain medicine specialist in Orland Park, IL and Burr Ridge, IL. Dr. Glaser's clinical interests encompass nucleoplasty and pain management. On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, HealthSmart, and Coventry. He attended medical school at Indiana University School of Medicine. He has received the distinction of Chicago Super Doctors. Dr. Glaser is affiliated with Adventist Hinsdale Hospital and Adventist Health Network (AHN).

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Clinical interests: Nucleoplasty, Pain Management

Dr. Ahmed A Elborno, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
120 North Oak Street
Hinsdale, IL
 

Dr. Ahmed Elborno is an anesthesiology and pain medicine specialist. He has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. These areas are among Dr. Elborno's clinical interests: complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS), facet injection, and intrathecal pump implantation. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS), Adventist Hinsdale Hospital, and Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital. He is an in-network provider for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. He studied medicine at Ain Shams University Faculty of Medicine. Dr. Elborno completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University. Dr. Elborno (or staff) speaks the following languages: Arabic, Spanish, and Polish.

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Clinical interests: Sacroiliac Joint Injection, Sacroiliac Joint Pain, Neck Pain, Lower Back Pain, Facet Injection, ... (Read more)

Dr. Neeraj Jain, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
908 N Elm Street; Suite 109
Hinsdale, IL
 

Dr. Neeraj Jain is an anesthesiologist and pain specialist. His clinical interests include nucleoplasty and pain management. Dr. Jain is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Aetna. He graduated from Northeast Ohio Medical University. Dr. Jain (or staff) speaks Hindi. Dr. Jain is professionally affiliated with Adventist Hinsdale Hospital, MetroSouth Medical Center, and Adventist Health Network (AHN).

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Clinical interests: Nucleoplasty, Pain Management

Dr. John K Hong, MD
Specializes in Interventional Pain Medicine
12 Salt Creek Lane; Suite 105
Hinsdale, IL
 

Dr. John Hong is a specialist in interventional pain medicine. He works in Bolingbrook, IL and Hinsdale, IL. Dr. Hong has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. His areas of expertise include pain management. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital, Adventist Hinsdale Hospital, and Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, Preferred Network Access (PNA), and more. He graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine.

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Clinical interests: Pain Management

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What is Pain Medicine?

Pain medicine is a specialty closely related to, but separate from, anesthesiology. Whereas anesthesiologists typically work to relieve a patient’s pain during surgery or another medical procedure, pain medicine specialists work to relieve their patients’ pain as they are out living their lives.

Pain medicine specialists treat patients who have acute or chronic pain. The pain may be a symptom of their problem (e.g. they are hurting because they were in a car accident), or the pain may be the problem itself (e.g. they are having migraine headaches). The pain specialist’s goal is to prevent pain from interfering with a patient’s quality of life.

Pain medicine specialists must have a thorough understanding of the physiology of pain, how it is caused, and what effects it has on the body. A good pain medicine specialist is able to evaluate patients who are hurting and who may not always be able to communicate their problems very well. To gain more information about their patients’ condition, pain medicine physicians can interpret specialized imaging tests. Using this information, pain medicine specialists must be able to prescribe a balanced treatment plan.

There are several treatments that pain medicine specialists may use to alleviate pain for their patients. They can prescribe medication, perform certain procedures, and refer patients to rehabilitation services. Often they will recommend multiple treatment methods to be used simultaneously. Some of these pain treatments include:
  • Implantable devices (intrathecal pump, spinal cord stimulator)
  • Injections (corticosteroids)
  • Medications (Percocet, Vicodin)
  • Nerve blocks (anesthetic injected into a nerve)
  • Physical therapy
  • Surgery
  • Alternative medicine therapies, such as biofeedback, acupuncture, and hypnosis

Being in pain takes away your enjoyment of life. It can lead to depression and stop you from engaging in even everyday activities. Because pain can’t be seen or tested for, it is sometimes overlooked by others. A pain medicine specialist works to safely restore your quality of life.
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