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Who We Are

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Stellar Pain and Spine Specialists, with locations in the Northside of Chicago and western suburbs, including Lincoln Park, Wicker Park, Lake View East, Ukrainian Village, Budlong Woods, Norwood Park West, Bucktown, Andersonville, River Forest, and Oak Park, Illinois, offers the most up-to-date, advanced treatments for all forms of musculoskeletal pain. 

Stellar Pain and Spine Specialists is a fast-growing group that offers comprehensive high-level pain management care. They offer the most up-to-date, advanced treatments for all forms of musculoskeletal and spine-related pain. Experienced pain management physicians, Asghar Rizvi, MD, Samip Morker, DO, and Sameer Shah, MD, have excellent diagnostic skills that pinpoint the cause of a patient's pain. Every member of the team at Stellar Pain and Spine Specialists is a highly qualified professional who offers outstanding patient care and personal attention.

The Stellar Pain and Spine Specialists team treats a variety of conditions, including common causes of chronic pain like fibromyalgia, headaches and migraines, and peripheral neuropathy. They also have considerable expertise in treating back and neck pain, including disorders such as herniated discs, degenerative disc disease, spinal stenosis, sciatica, and radiculopathy (pinched spinal nerves). In addition, joint pain, leg pain, muscle pain, and stiffness are all problems that the Stellar Pain and Spine Specialists team excels in diagnosing and treating.

Patients benefit from customized treatment plans that reflect their unique situations and goals. Treatments such as physical therapy and appropriate medications form the foundation of pain management at Stellar Pain and Spine Specialists. 

When patients require further interventions, they have access to cutting-edge treatments such as back pain injections, joint injections, lower back shots, Botox® injections, radiofrequency ablation, including COOLIEF® Cooled Radiofrequency treatment, and spinal cord stimulation.

To find out more or schedule a consultation, call Stellar Pain and Spine Specialists, or book an appointment online today.

Optimal Pain Treatments

Offering experienced and individualized treatments for all forms of pain including joint, neck and back pain.

Uniquely Experienced

“All Board Certified”: Our team of board certified physicians offers a variety of comprehensive treatments to provide sustainable and long-lasting relief to pain.

Immediate & Quality Care

Our Team values promptness and excellence as part of our care. Appointments with our practice can be booked immediately, offering direct access to our team of physicians.

Accepted Insurance

Please note that our practice's accepted insurances vary based on location. You can view a full breakdown of insurances by location here.

Aetna Better Health
Department of Labor
United Health Care

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