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 - Northwestern Memorial Hospital - Chicago

Elliot J. Roth, MD

Physical Rehabilitation Medicine

This physician accepts new patients.Read important legal notice

You may also call Northwestern Memorial's Physician Referral Department at 1.877.926.4NMH(4664) to arrange a new patient appointment.
Office Phone: 312-238-1000
Office Hours:
  • Tuesday:1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Friday:9:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Clinical Interests

Geriatric Rehabilitation, Spinal Trauma, Stroke, Paraplegia, Neurological Rehabilitation

Education and Training

Medical Education:

Northwestern Univ Feinberg School of Medicine 1982


Mcgaw Medical Center/Nu 1985


Northwestern Mcgaw / Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago 1986

Board Certification

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Locations and Directions

345 E. Superior
Chicago, IL 60611 312-238-1000


Following Medical School at Northwestern-Feinberg and Medical Internship at Cook County Hospital, Dr. Roth completed his Residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at Northwestern-McGaw/Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago(RIC)/NMH. He also completed a Fellowship in Stroke Rehabilitation at Northwestern/RIC.

Dr. Roth has been on the faculty of Northwestern-Feinberg and the Medical Staffs of NMH and RIC since 1986 He currently serves as the Paul B. Magnuson Professor and Chair of PM&R at the Medical School, Chairman of Physical Rehabilitation Medicine at NMH and Interim Medical Director of the Traumatic Brain Injury Medicine and Rehabilitation Program at RIC.

He holds several Federal grants, in Stroke Rehabilitation, Traumatic Brain Injury Rehabilitation, and Spinal Cord Injury, and he conducts exensive research, teaching and patient care activities. He specializes in the rehabilitation of patients with neurological conditions and older adults.


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