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Dr. Kris Siemionow

Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Chicago, IL
19 years experience male

Locations

University of Illinois

Chicago, IL

Address

1801 West. Taylor Street, Suite 2A, Chicago, IL
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About

Bio

Spine surgeon focusing on cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spinal pathology.

Specialties
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Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

4 Answers
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kris Siemionow
19 years experience
Nerve compression : Most commonly its a muscle strain. But it can also be a symptom of nerve compression in the neck that radiates to the shoulder. This is worth getting... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kris Siemionow
19 years experience
Spinal stenosis: Sounds like you have hypertrophic facets which can contribute to spinal stenosis, meaning that they can put pressure on the nerves and cause radiating... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kris Siemionow
19 years experience
Post-op pain: You should see the surgeon who did the procedure and make sure you have xrays taken.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kris Siemionow
19 years experience
Anti-inflammatory: I usually start with an anti-inflammatory and at times a short course of steroids. Some patients have muscle spasms and may benefit from a muscle rela... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Siemionow is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Siemionow is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you. Trying to get a handle on all this, and figure out best next step...
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Poznan M
Graduated 2003MD
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