Dr. George Charuk, DO

Dr. George Charuk, DO

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. George Charuk, DO is a physical medicine & rehabilitation pain medicine specialist in Palos Hills, IL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1989 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation pain medicine and physical medicine & rehabilitation.

10330 S Roberts Rd

Palos Hills, IL 60465

Contact Information

(708) 237-7200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Postal Workers Union Health Plan
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HFN
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Top Care Areas

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

Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Charuk'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.

2  Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

1  Board Certifications

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

46  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain
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4  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

  • Loyola University Chicago
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Union Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Loyola University Mc/marianjoy Rehab Ctr/hines Va
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Charuk has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Charuk's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Charuk to family and friends
8 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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

Dr. Charuk's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Did "routine" injection in my grandfather's neck. Up until then he was able to do nearly all the things that you and I could do. He walked into this procedure, but was not able to walk out. To this day he can barely walk on his own. Doctor didn't even visit him in the ICU after he was the one who...more
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After seeing 4 doctors about lower back & leg pain & being told my only option was surgery, I heard about Dr. Charuk, he suggested an injection & physical therapy & to my surprise it worked!! I didn't have to rely on pain pills and I went about 8 months without any pain!! And I also lost some...more
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