Dr. Alexander Feoktistov, MD

Dr. Alexander Feoktistov, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
Dr. Alexander Feoktistov, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Moscow Medical Academy in 1998 and specializes in pain medicine.

1460 N Halsted St Ste 501

Chicago, IL 60642

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Feoktistov performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

very high
more than 99% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
more than 77% of peers

Dr. Feoktistov's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

33  Conditions Treated

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19  Procedures

  • Botox® Injection
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Cervical Medial Branch Neurotomy
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Transforaminal Epidural Block
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Moscow Medical Academy
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • Moscow Medical Academy
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Moscow Medical Academy
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Moscow Medical Academy, Department Of Neurology
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • St Joseph Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Feoktistov has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Feoktistov's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Feoktistov to family and friends
18 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Feoktistov's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

His office is a nightmare. I’ve been waiting for treatment for a month and they are beyond negligent. Never called my previous neurologist for dosage information (despite asking 4 times), only called in my medication to a specialty pharmacy 2 days prior to my appointment. I have been on the phone...more
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I started seeing Dr. Alex in 2015. From the moment I met him I felt that he had a vested interest in my concerns. I find him to be caring and very genuine, straightforward and honest
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I've seen him for several years. He never took the time to know me or my medical experience. I'd recommend one of the more experienced headache doctors at the clinic. I'm not sure he has enough background to treat difficult cases.
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