Dr. Alexander Obolsky, MD

Dr. Alexander Obolsky, MD

Psychiatry  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Alexander Obolsky, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in psychiatry, addiction psychiatry, and more.Read his story

134 N La Salle St Ste 1810

Chicago, IL 60602

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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Dr. Obolsky's conditions and procedures:

ADHD and-or ADD
Adjustment Disorder
Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
Behavioral Disorders
Bipolar Disorder
Brain Injury
Dependent Personality Disorder
Depressive Disorders
Mood Disorders
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Psychiatric Diseases
Psychiatric Evaluation
Psychodynamic Therapy
Psychogenic Disorders (incl. Psychogenic Pain)
Psychopharmacologic Treatment
Psychotherapy Services
Schizoid Personality Disorder

About Me

Care Philosophy

"My care philosophy is to help my patients develop new coping skills and insight, which may or may not require medication, in order to allow them to lead more functional and fulfilling lives. Some patients initially need to see me weekly and then on as needed basis as they encounter new life challenges."


  • Psychiatry
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Forensic Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Forensic Psychiatry
  • Psychiatry


  • 1993
    Loyola University
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1992
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital
  • 1992
    Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
  • 1989
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital
  • 1988
    Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School
  • 1984
    Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School


  • Russian
  • English


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Dr. Obolsky is a very experienced and seasoned psychiatrist. I did not feel my previous psychiatrist understood me or my issues. Dr. Obolsky does not take insurance, but he is worth it. You get what you pay for.
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I have been seeing Dr. Obolsky weekly for psychotherapy and medication management. He is one of a few psychiatrists who still sees patients for 45 minutes, provides therapy, and answers his cell phone after office hours. He has helped me deal with depression and serious losses. I was fortunate to...Read More
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