Best Physiatry Consultants LLC

Best Physiatry Consultants LLC

Craig Best, DO, CLCP

Greater Chicago Area

About the Expert

Dr. Best is board certified in Pain Medicine as well as Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PM&R, physiatry). He completed his PM&R residency at Rush University Medical Center and his Pain Medicine fellowship at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a Harvard Medical School teaching hospital. His clinical focus is primarily non-operative spine care as well as electrodiagnostic medicine (EMG/NCS). He has extensive experience in worker's compensation and personal/auto injury. He has conducted numerous partial permanent impairment (PPI) ratings, independent medical examinations (IME), record reviews, narrative reports, and depositions. Finally, he is a Certified Life Care Planner (CLCP).

Areas of Expertise

Auto Injury
Brain Injury
Concussion
Elder & Life Care
Epidural Steroid Injection
Life Care Planner
Opioids
Pain (Chronic) Management
Personal Injury Consultants
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Radiofrequency Ablation
Spinal Injections
Traumatic Brain Injury

Expert's Profile

Dr. Craig Best is physician that is board certified in Pain Medicine as well as Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PM&R, physiatry) in Chicago, IL and Munster, IN. He completed his PM&R residency at Rush University Medical Center, a Rush Medical College teaching hospital, and his Pain Medicine fellowship at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a Harvard Medical School teaching hospital. His clinical focus is primarily non-operative spine care as well as electrodiagnostic medicine (EMG/NCS). His expertise also includes evaluation and management of concussion/traumatic brain injury, complex regional pain syndrome, and a multitude of musculoskeletal injuries. He has extensive experience in worker's compensation and personal/auto injury. He has conducted numerous partial permanent impairment (PPI) ratings, independent medical examinations (IME), record reviews, and depositions. He is available to discuss a case and can provide comprehensive and timely narrative reports. Finally, he is a Certified Life Care Planner (CLCP) which, in combination with his PM&R and Pain Medicine training, can be useful in a variety of personal injury case settings.

Personal Achievements

Education

  • Pain Medicine Fellowship Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Harvard Medical School Teaching Hospital
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Residency Rush University Medical Center Rush Medical College Teaching Hospital
  • Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine Lincoln Memorial University - DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Bachelor of Science in Exercise & Health Physiology University of Calgary

Licenses

  • Illinois
  • Indiana

Organizations

  • Spine Intervention Society
  • AAPM&R

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