Dr. Walter Friberg, MD

Physical Medicine & RehabilitationMaleAge 72

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Dr. Walter Friberg, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Chicago, IL. He is affiliated with Thorek Memorial Hospital. His office accepts new patients.

Dr. Walter Friberg, MD


840 W Irving Park Rd # 201 Chicago, IL 60613

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(773) 283-8420

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Dr. Friberg's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Lumbosacral Radiculopathy

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friberg treats Lumbosacral Radiculopathy more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Friberg treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Herniated Disc

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friberg treats Herniated Disc more than 79% of his peers

Dr. Friberg treats this condition more than 79% of his peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Friberg treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Friberg treats this condition more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Friberg's conditions and procedures:

  • Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Pain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Hand Pain
  • Hip Tendinitis
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lipedema
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbosacral Stenosis
  • Migraine
  • Miner's Knee
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Fracture
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Thoracic Stenosis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Wrist Pain
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Independent Forensic Evaluation
  • Injection Therapy
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment (OMT)
  • Pain Management
  • Physical Therapy
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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About Me

Care Philosophy

USA Natural Health Clinic is a multidisciplinary office. Besides of rehabilitation services we provide Independent Medical Examination, cosmetic services...Read more


  Dr. Friberg is a board certify in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Certified Interdependent Medical Examiner, Certify Acupuncturist (he...Read more


  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Pain Medicine
  • Acupuncture
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Medical Examiner

Board Certifications

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American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation®
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Nassau Univ MC

Residency Hospital, 2004

Nassau University Medical Center

Internship Hospital, 2001

  • English
  • Lithuanian
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Ukrainian

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    What is Dr. Walter Friberg, MD's office address?

    Dr. Friberg's office is located at 840 W Irving Park Rd # 201, Chicago, IL 60613. You can find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

    What languages does Dr. Walter Friberg, MD speak?

    Dr. Walter Friberg, MD is fluent in 5 languages: English, Lithuanian, Polish, Russian, and Ukrainian.



    Walter S Friberg840 W Irving Park Rd # 201 Chicago, IL 60613

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Friberg is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

    Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

    Thorek Memorial Hospital

    Chicago, IL

    69% Patients that would definitely recommend, 1% lower than the national average

    1 Award Received

    Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)