Dr. Leonard Spishakoff

Addiction Medicine
Berwyn, IL
male

Locations

Total care medical clinic

Berwyn, IL

Address

6929 Ogden avenue, Berwyn, IL
Directions

Fax

7084849473

Insurances accepted

Bankers Life and Casualty Company

Aetna Life Insurance Company

UnitedHealthcare

UNICARE

Tricare

Medicaid

Medicare

BCS Insurance Company

About

Bio

Board certified Family Medicine and Addiction Medicine Clinical Instructor Department of Family Medicine University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine Attending Addictionologist New Vision Unit St Elizabeth Hospital Chicago, Il Our Lady of Resurrection Medical Center MacNeal Memorial Hospital Castle Connolly Top Doctor Chicago and America Top Doctors Patient Choice Award

Specialties
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Addiction Medicine

Doctor Q&A

169 Answers
2 Agrees
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Spishakoff
Specializes in Addiction Medicine
Medical supervision: It's effects once used are variable and treatment depends on what is happening after stopping its use Constant use can lead to brain damage which ca ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Leonard Spishakoff
Specializes in Addiction Medicine
See a specialist: This needs to be seen by a lung specialist
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Leonard Spishakoff
Specializes in Addiction Medicine
Prn medications: detox of Suboxone often requires medications for anxiety but not benzos we have other choices and muscle relaxants as also medicine to help you sleep ... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Spishakoff is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Spishakoff is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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It had been occurring for 8 days It radiates around the front and into the front of my hip and thigh. No constipation.
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Your answer made me feel good! Thanks :) made me feel more sensible & responsible :) thank you!
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Your answer made me feel good! Thanks :) Thank you so much, this really made a difference

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon Faculty of Medicine, Mexico
MD

Awards

Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Chicago: 2000 — 2003,Patients' Choice Award, 2008 -2010 Compassionate Doctor Recognition, 2009

Affiliations

american board of addiction medicine
american academy of family physicians
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