Dr. Arif Hussain, DO

Dr. Arif Hussain, DO

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Age 33
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Dr. Arif Hussain, DO is a pain medicine specialist in Merrillville, IN and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine / Midwestern University in 2010 and specializes in pain medicine, headache management, and more.

8687 Connecticut St Ste D

Merrillville, IN 46410

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Golden Rule
  • 15 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Hussain'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.

9  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Headache Management
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Pain Management

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Hussain does not have any board certifications listed.

51  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer Pain
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Upper Back Pain

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22  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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.

Education

  • Benedictine University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine / Midwestern University
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • University of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Hussain has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Hussain has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hussain's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hussain to family and friends
8 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Hussain's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Hussein is very competent, professional and personable. I would highly recommend him without reservation.
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Does everything he says and explains it very well
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Very professional, intelligent, active listener who is compassionate about his patients. The nurses at the surgery center at Methodist Hospital spoke very highly of him today as well, making me feel as though I had a competent team of professionals working in my best interest for the highest level...more
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Dr. Hussain, DO is very thorough with his diagnosis and treatment. I went in for neck pain and the treatment he gave me was excellent. I have no pain and much improved range of motion. What a relief! His staff is friendly, informative and helpful. Many thanks!
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Dr Hussain has been my pain management Dr for over a year. He understands pain and is very compassionate about his job. He takes his time to explain all your options and makes sure you understands all procedures. He is always willing to answer your questions even if you might feel they are small...more
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