Dr. Christopher Rink, DO

Dr. Christopher Rink, DO

Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Christopher Rink, DO is a pain medicine specialist in Normal, IL and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Midwestern Univ Chicago Coll Of Osteo Med in 1992 and specializes in pain medicine.

2200 Fort Jesse Rd Ste 200

Normal, IL 61761

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Coccygeal Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fibromyalgia
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Rink'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

2  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

58  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chest Wall Pain Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain
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7  Procedures

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.

Education

  • Midwestern Univ Chicago Coll Of Osteo Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rink has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rink's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rink to family and friends
19 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Rink's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Always listens! Is compassionate about your pain. Will always work with you to help manage your pain together. Staff is also very compassionate.
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I would never advise anyone to go there. I have arthritis, stenosis, sacroiliac joint, degenerative disc disease, back spasms so bad I can't walk and his suggestion is physical therapy. I have done physical therapy for years. This pain is way past that. He does not listen to his patients. I...more
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This man is the most unprofessional doctor I have ever met! He told me once he didn't have time for this s##t, my questions to him about my treatment, and promptly left the room. On a much later visit after being his patient for a couple of years, against my better judgement, he became upset...more
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Dr Rink was very thorough and listened to my concerns. Offered suggestions on managing my pain along with medication.
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Dr Rink is a very rude person, has no compassion for a human being, yells at you, doesn't care to listen to anything you have to say, tell you what he's not going to do, instead of help he rather make you suffer, I would never recommend anyone to him not even my worse enemy!
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