Dr. Steve Best, MD

Dr. Steve Best, MD

Neuropsychiatry (Psychiatry)  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Steve Best, MD is a neuropsychiatry specialist (psychiatrist) in Deerfield, IL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati / Main Campus in 1987 and specializes in neuropsychiatry (psychiatry), pain medicine, and more.

440 Lake Cook Rd Ste 2

Deerfield, IL 60015

Contact Information

(847) 236-9310

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6  Specialties

  • Neuropsychiatry (Psychiatry)
  • Adult & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Pain Management
  • Pain Medicine
  • Psychiatry

1  Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

22  Conditions Treated

12  Procedures

  • ADHD Testing
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
  • Infusion Therapy
  • Ketamine and Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Combination Therapy
  • Ketamine Infusions
  • Non-Surgical Pain Management
  • Pain Medication Management
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)
  • SPECT Scan
  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Unethical conduct (7/31/2017)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Best, Steve MD: License # 036086358: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The physician engaged in violating a patient's confidentiality by disclosing information in front of the patient's family member. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation imposed a FINE in the amount of $10,000.00 and issued a REPRIMAND on the physician's license with the requirement to complete ethics examination.
    State: Illinois


  • The Evergreen State College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • University Of Cincinnati / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • U Cincinnati
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Charleston Area Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Finch University Health Sci/Chgo M School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Finch University Hlth Scis, Chicago Med Sch
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Best has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Best's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Best to family and friends
74 total reviews (20 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (74)

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Dr. Best's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (20)

This clinic offers many treatments that treat the total person. Nutrition, hyperbaric oxygen therapy, brain scans & infrared saunas....You will find the reasons for feeling ill and begin your road to recovery.....Don't wait any longer...You will finally feel better
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This doctor is AMAZING. He is great at what he does, his testing is extensive and he is not one to just put you straight to the meds! He actually tries to keep his patients off medications with many other treatment options. I have been in his care for a few months and already have shown MAJOR...more
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I have read others' reviews on this site and I simply cannot understand how negative some people are. Anyone who has said his treatments are too expensive and he is in it for the money are horribly mistaken. He does not advertise his work or his clinic. Dr. Best sees and works with some of the most...more
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Experimental treatments were reckless. Interactions with Steven Best turned into psychological nightmares. I wish I had gotten out sooner but had to take time for a plan B. Years later I still literally have PTSD from my experiences at the neuroscience center.
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Begin treatment with Dr. Best. It will save you years of your life.
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