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 - Northwestern Memorial Hospital - Chicago

J. Richard Spatafora, MD

Psychiatry, Addiction Psychiatry

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Office Phone: 312-915-0974

Clinical Interests

Addictions, Adjustment Disorder, Anxiety Disorders, Depression, Intensive Psychotherapy, Medication Consult/Management, Psychopharmacology, Psychotherapy, Panic Disorder, Interpersonal Functioning

Education and Training

Medical Education:

Northwestern Univ Feinberg School of Medicine 1980


Mcgaw Medical Center/Nu 1984


Mcgaw Medical Center/Nu 1985

Board Certification

Addiction Psychiatry, Psychiatry

Locations and Directions

600 N. Mcclurg Ct.
Chicago, IL 60611 312-915-0974


Dr. Spatafora is Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, and he supervises psychiatry resident trainees at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. He maintains a private psychiatric practice, seeing individuals both for psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy. His sub-specialty training is in Addiction Medicine, and he serves as the Medical Director of the National Football League Program for Substances of Abuse. In his clinical approach, he strives to understand individual patients based both upon science-based knowledge and upon the evidence that emerges within the care of the specific individual.


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