Amit Mehta, MD, MBA

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Pain Management

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Dr. Amit Mehta is a double board-certified interventional pain management physician who grew up in the Chicagoland area. He graduated cum laude with distinction from the University of Illinois in 1999, and went on to pursue his medical education at Rush University in the city. Following that, he spent four years at Northwestern University completing his anesthesiology training. Dr. Mehta relocated to New York for his fellowship, where he completed his interventional pain management fellowship at New York Presbyterian Hospital, Hospital for Special Surgery, and Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital. He returned to Chicago, where he was a co-founder and managing partner at Premier Pain Specialists for 10 years with 7 Chicagoland locations. Given the changing healthcare landscape, Dr. Mehta decided to obtain his M.B.A. in the physician executive program at Auburn University where he graduated in the spring of 2018. He is currently CEO of ABM Pain Consultants, where he helps consult and build pain practices at various locations in the Chicagoland area, while treating patients with acute and chronic pain complaints.

Dr. Mehta is Board Certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Management and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology. His goal is to provide interventional and multi-modal treatment options to patients with acute and chronic pain, while improving functionality and providing hope for all of his patients. He has had various speaking engagements, along with publications and extensive memberships in the world of pain management. He has been awarded America’s Best Physician and Most Compassionate Doctor Award on many occasions, and is a proponent of weaning narcotics while using a multi modal approach to treatment, with the patient always being the first priority.

Dr. Mehta treats all types of back and neck pain, disc herniations, facet pain, joint pain, arthritis, migraines, and nerve abnormalities including CRPS. He is specifically interested in spinal cord stimulation, radio frequency ablation, along with newer modalities including regenerative medicine. He values communication and is willing to try all modalities to give all options to his patients.

In his spare time, Dr. Mehta enjoys sports, traveling, restaurants, and music. He enjoys spending time with his friends and family.

Education

  • BS: University of Illinois

  • MD: Rush Medical College

  • Internship: Northwestern University

  • Residency: Northwestern University

  • Fellowship: Weil Cornell Tri-Institute – HSS/Sloan Kettering/NY Presbyterian

  • MBA: Physician Executive MBA Auburn University

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Anesthesiology in Anesthesiology: sub specialty in Pain Management

Areas of Expertise

  • Pain Management

  • Anesthesiology

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Amit Mehta, MD, MBA

19 days ago

Article

Radio-Frequency Ablation..What is it?

Many times, patients are scared to ask what a “RadioFrequency Ablation” is because of the fear of the unknown. This is a procedure that is very common in the interventional pain management world. It reduces...

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Amit Mehta, MD, MBA

19 days ago

Article

Spinal Cord Stimulation for Chronic Pain

Spinal Cord Stimulation   Spinal Cord Stimulation is a very common procedure that helps many patients in need. It is a procedure that actually masks pain signals before they reach the brain, and in turn...

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Pain Management w/ Dr. Amit Mehta

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Amit Mehta, MD, MBA

1 month ago

Blog

Founding Medical Partner Interview

Have you ever been a patient, and if so, what did it teach you? Having broken my clavicle snowboarding, being a patient taught me the value of mortality. Having this understanding has allowed me to...

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Amit Mehta, MD, MBA

19 days ago

Article

Radio-Frequency Ablation..What is it?

Many times, patients are scared to ask what a “RadioFrequency Ablation” is because of the fear of the unknown. This is a procedure that is very common in the interventional pain management world. It reduces...

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Amit Mehta, MD, MBA

19 days ago

Article

Spinal Cord Stimulation for Chronic Pain

Spinal Cord Stimulation   Spinal Cord Stimulation is a very common procedure that helps many patients in need. It is a procedure that actually masks pain signals before they reach the brain, and in turn...

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Amit Mehta, MD, MBA

1 month ago

Blog

Founding Medical Partner Interview

Have you ever been a patient, and if so, what did it teach you? Having broken my clavicle snowboarding, being a patient taught me the value of mortality. Having this understanding has allowed me to...

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