Dr. Leonard M. Spishakoff, MD

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Dr. Leonard M. Spishakoff, MD

Addiction Medicine | Male

Palos Medical Group 12251 S 80th Ave, Palos Heights, IL 60463 Get Directions
(708) 923-7878

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Specialties

  • Addiction Medicine
  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

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  • Family Practice

Conditions Treated

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Addiction disorders, ADHD,  and disorders commonly seen in Family Medicine and Addiction Medicine 

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  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Alcohol Related Disorders
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Caffeine Addiction
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Hallucinogen Dependence
  • Opium Addiction
  • Substance Use Disorders

Procedures Performed

  • ADHD Testing
  • Alcohol Testing
  • CDL Physical Examination
  • Detoxification
  • Drug Testing
  • Pain Management

Background Check

  • 0
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    No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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Education

  • Medical School
    Universidad Autonoma De Nuevo Leon

    Graduated in 1984

  • Internship Hospital
    St Elizabeth Hospital

    Completed in 1994

  • Residency Hospital
    St Elizabeth's Hospital

    Completed in 1996

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Addiction Medicine.

    Completed in 2008

  • Undergraduate School
    Universidad Autonoma De Nuevo Leon

    Graduated in 1976

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Compassionate Doctor Recognition, 2010-2012
    • CASTLE CONNOLLY TOP DOCTOR CHICAGO, 2002 -2011
    • resident teacher award society of teachers of family medicine, 1996
    • Patients' Choice Award, 2008-2011
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Specializes in Addiction Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
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  • No board actions found
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Dr. Spishakoff says...

It is a pleasure and an honor to be part of our patients lives we will always do what is best for our patients. Our greatest asset is our ability to communicate with our English and Spanish-speaking patients and serve their needs in real time. We are board-certified in Family Medicine and Addiction Medicine and a clinical instructor in the Department of Family Medicine in the University of Chicago.In addition to teaching medical students from the University of Chicago and internal medicine residents who rotate thru for our office we have an avid interest in addiction disorders and their treatment

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Dr. Spishakoff's Care Philosophy

we take care of the whole family including the mind .

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Dr. Spishakoff says...

Addiction disorders, ADHD,  and disorders commonly seen in Family Medicine and Addiction Medicine 

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