Aleksandr Goldvekht, M.D.

Board Certified Physician

AffiliationsPain Relief Institute
Board certifications
  • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Pain Management
Professional Memberships
  • American Medical Association
  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • American Pain Society/Midwest Pain Society
  • North American Spine Society
  • American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine


Aleksandr Goldvekht MD is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Pain Management.  He specializes in the comprehensive multidisciplinary approach of treating acute and chronic pain in patients of all ages.  His areas of special interest and expertise include but not limited to treating degenerative conditions of the cervical and lumbar spine and peripheral joints, musculoskeletal disorders, acute, sub- acute and chronic pain conditions, post-operative and neuropathic pain.  He utilizes ultrasound guided procedures, opioid and non-opioid pharmacotherapy and performs nerve conduction/ EMG studies.

Dr AG postgraduate studies included a residency at Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital.  This broad-based program included in-patient training in Spinal Cord Injury, Traumatic Brain Injury and Stroke at Schwab Hospital as well as out-patient clinic training in Sports Medicine at UIC Musculoskeletal Clinic, U of C Hospitals Pain Clinic, Northwestern University Hospitals EMG/nerve conduction lab.  He also completed a Pain Management Fellowship at the John H Stroger Jr Hospital of Cook County.