Dr. Petra Joseph MD Anesthesiologist

Dr. Petra Joseph is an anesthesiologist in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago. She received her medical degree from University of Utah School of Medicine and has been in practice for 35 years. She is one of 124 doctors at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and one of 2 at Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago who specialize in Anesthesiology.

Are you Dr. Joseph? Claim/Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Anesthesiologist: General Anesthesiology

Education & Medical Training

Georgetown University Hospital
Residency, Anesthesiology, 1982–1983

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Residency, Anesthesiology, 1980–1982

Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
Residency, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 1984–1987

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Internship, Transitional Year, 1979–1980

University of Utah School of Medicine
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Anesthesiology
Certified in Anesthesiology

American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Certified in Pain Medicine

American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Acute Pain Control Challenges with Buprenorphine/Naloxone Therapy in a Patient with Compartment Syndrome Secondary to McArdle's Disease: A Case Report and Review.
McCormick, Z.,Chu, S. K.,Chang-Chien, G. C.,Joseph, P.

Botulinum toxin a in the treatment of chronic tension-type headache with cervical myofascial trigger points: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot study.
Harden, R. N.,Cottrill, J.,Gagnon, C. M.,Smitherman, T. A.,Weinland, S. R.,Tann, B.,Joseph, P.,Lee, T. S.,Houle, T. T.


Report a Correction — If you are aware of information on this page that is out of date or incorrect, please let us know.

Patient Advice & Support


See More
Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Nearby Anesthesiologists

See all Anesthesiologists near Chicago, IL See all Anesthesiologists in Illinois

U.S. News Best Hospitals

U.S. News Best Hospitals

To rank the best adult and children's hospitals, U.S. News analyzes data for fewer than 5,000 centers.

See Hospitals by Specialty

Find a Hospital by Location

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.