Dr. Joel Press MD Physiatrist

Dr. Joel Press is a physiatrist in Chicago, Illinois. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago. He received his medical degree from University of Illinois College of Medicine and has been in practice for 30 years. Dr. Press accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 71 doctors at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and one of 53 at Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago who specialize in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Physiatrist: Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
Ranked #1 in Rehabilitation

Education & Medical Training

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Residency, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 1984 - 1988

University of Illinois College of Medicine
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Lessons learned from leadership.
Press, J. M.

Trunk axial rotation in baseball pitching and batting.
Fleisig, G. S.,Hsu, W. K.,Fortenbaugh, D.,Cordover, A.,Press, J. M.

Survey of inspection and palpation rates among spine providers: evaluation of physician performance of the physical examination for patients with low back pain.
Press, J.,Liem, B.,Walega, D.,Garfin, S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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