Dr. Richard Noren, MD

Dr. Richard Noren, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
(24)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Richard Noren, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Buffalo Grove, IL. He is 56 years old and has been practicing for 26 years.

1450 Busch Pkwy

Buffalo Grove, IL 60089

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Discogenic Pain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shingles
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Upper Back Pain
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Procedures

  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Interventional Pain Management
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Pain Management
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Pump Implant
  • Steroid Injection
  • Transforaminal Epidural Block
  • Trigger Point Injection

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

  • Washington University St Louis
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Rush Presbyn St Lukes Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Noren has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Korean
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Noren's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Noren to family and friends
2.4
based on 24 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Noren's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Chicago, IL |
Staff was very rude, would not listen when I tried to talk. Nurse raised her arms to stop me from speaking and said "I can't help you, not my department". The epidural I received in my back has done nothing for me, my pain is as bad as before.
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in Chicago, IL |
From the moment I walked into the office in Des Plaines I was treated like a human being. I was greeted in a very friendly manner and Mindy was great! I loved Dr. Noren's demeanor; he was laid back, friendly, professional and, the best part was, HE LISTENED TO ME. He looked at me when we spoke and...more
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in Chicago, IL |
New patient of Dr. Noren's. He examined me and ordered a MRI, X-ray, and pain medication. The pain meds did nothing for my excruciating pain. I called the office on Monday and spoke with Mindy asking to talk to the doctor. She advised me he was out of the office until Wednesday. I explained my...more
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Dr. Noren accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.