Dr. Barry Ring, MD

Dr. Barry Ring, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 51
(20)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Barry Ring, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. He is 51 years old and has been practicing for 26 years.

2626 N Lakeview Ave Apt 2707

Chicago, IL 60614

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Low Back Pain
normal
more than 28% of peers
Back Pain
normal
more than 22% of peers
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
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more than 11% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
22

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spondylosis
3

Procedures

  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

1 Sanction
  • Misprescribing or Overprescribing Drugs (4/10/2017)
    Action Taken: Suspension
    Summary: Ring, Barry S MD: License # 036091661: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician inappropriately prescribed controlled substances to patients of his private practice without adequately taking into consideration of warning signs of drug abuse/diversion. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation placed the physician's license on SUSPENION for 90 days (effective 04/25/2047 - 07/24/2017), followed by indefinite PROBATION with PRACTICE RESTRICTIONS, PRACTICE MONITOR and CONDITIONS for a minimum of five years, effective 07/25/2017 and imposed a FINE in the amount of $50,000.00.
    State: Illinois
0 Board Actions

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

Education

  • Univ Of Il Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Ring has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Ring has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ring's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ring to family and friends
2.6
based on 20 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Ring's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Very disappointed in the care received by Dr Ring. He is unprofessional and incompetent. I would not recommend him for pain management. He does not seem to care about his patients.
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Dr. Ring accepts 1 insurance carrier
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO

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