Dr. Walter Friberg, MD

Dr. Walter Friberg, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  |  
Male  |  
Age 66
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Walter Friberg, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. He is 66 years old. Read his story

5929 N Cicero Ave

Chicago, IL 60646

Contact Information

(773) 283-8420

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Osteoarthritis of Knee
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more than 79% of peers
Knee Disorders
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more than 79% of peers
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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more than 76% of peers

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Dr. Friberg's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Friberg " Dr. Friberg is a board certify in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Certified Interdependent Medical Examiner, Certify Acupuncturist (he graduated from the special program in Medical Acupuncture for physician in the New York Medical College), Certify Naturopathic Physician, Clinical Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. For many years he has studied Alternative Medicine and Life Style Modification. Dr. Friberg holds diploma from Chinese Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine (China). His office works with the Institute of Life Style Medicine (Harvard Medical School). "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Friberg "USA Natural Health Clinic is a multidisciplinary office. Besides of rehabilitation services we provide Independent Medical Examination, cosmetic services including laser cosmetic, laser nail fungus treatment, professional grade cosmetic products, weight loss management, detoxification program, professional grade supplements,  full spectrum lab testing including blood work and urine analysis, Acupuncture, Aromatherapy, Anger Management, DUI  counseling, Commercial Driver Medical Examination, and Immigration Examination . 

Under Dr. Friberg supervision in the Clinic work licensed Cosmetologists, licensed Esthetician, licensed counselor specialized in Anger Management and addiction, and Holistic Counselor.    "

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Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Acupuncture
  • Independent Medical Examiner
  • Pain Medicine
  • Preventive Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Pain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Hand Pain
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Wrist Pain

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Procedures

  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Electrodiagnostic Procedure
  • 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

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

  • Nassau University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Nassau Univ Mc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Friberg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Friberg's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Friberg to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 3
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Dr. Friberg's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Friberg accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Choice
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Friberg has admitting privileges

Thorek Memorial Hospital
850 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL 60613
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