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Timothy Lubenow, MD

Program Director, Section of Pain, Department of Anesthesiology, Rush University Medical Center

Program Director, Pain Medicine Fellowship
Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, Rush Medical College
Director, Section of Pain Medicine, Rush University Medical Center
Medical Director, University Pain  Physicians, LLC

Education
Dr. Timothy Lubenow received his medical degree in 1983 from the Medical College of Wisconsin. He completed his anesthesiology residency and pain medicine fellowship at Rush University Medical Center

He is the recipient of many awards including:

  • Selected  “The Best Doctors in America” 2003-2018
  • Selected ” Chicago Super Doctors 2013″ , and “Chicago Top Doctors 2014, 2015, 2016”
  • Distinguished Service Award Illinois Society of Anesthesiologists 2013
  • Patients’ Choice Award” by PatientsChoice.org. 2012,
  • 70 of the Best Pain Management Physicians in America Beckers ASC Review 2011
  • U.S. News Top Doctors, selected by U.S. News Media Group 2011
  • Castle Connolly Guide to “Top Doctors in the Nation” New York Times 2010

Editorial Boards

  • Editorial Board, Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, 2015 – Present
  • Editorial Board, Pain Physician, 2008 – 2014
  • Consulting Reviewer, Neuromodulation, 2007 – 2013
  • Editorial Board, The Pain Journal Club Journal, 1995 – 2000
  • Consulting Reviewer, The Clinical Journal of Pain, 1991 – 1996

CLINICAL EXPERTISE

  • Back pain
  • Baclofen pump management
  • Chronic pain
  • Complex regional pain syndrome
  • Diabetic neuropathy
  • Epidural steroid injections
  • Headache
  • Intrathecal pumps
  • Neck pain
  • Nerve blocks
  • Neuropathy
  • Pain management
  • Radiofrequency denervation
  • Spinal cord stimulation
  • Supraorbital stimulation for headaches