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Alex B Behar, M.D.

4.9/5
136 Ratings45 Comments
Specialties:
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation; Sports Medicine
Practice:
Elmhurst Neuroscience Institute
Hospital Affiliations:
Elmhurst Hospital
Language:
Hebrew, Spanish
Clinical Interests:
Neck Pain; Sports Medicine; Hand & Upper Extremities; Ultrasound; Back Pain; Heel & Ankle Pain; Electromyogram; Osteoarthritis; Rotator Cuff; Tendonitis

This provider is an independent medical practitioner who has been permitted to use the hospital's facilities and to exercise his or her independent medical judgment in the care and treatment of his or her patient.

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Philosophy Of Care

As a physiatrist specializing in sports medicine, I aim to prevent and treat musculoskeletal injuries in children and adults. Through evidence based non-operative techniques, my goal is for patients to achieve an improvement in their overall functionality.

Education & Credentials

Education: Ross University School of Medicine, 2013

Internship: Rush University Medical Center, 2014

Residency: Rush University Medical Center, 2017

Fellowship: University of Illinois at Chicago, 2018

Certifications

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Sports Medicine

Insurance Accepted

Aetna Medicare PPO
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO
Aetna Medicare Advantage POS
Aetna Medicare Advantage PPO
Ambetter Balanced Care HMO
AARP Medicare Advantage Complete (UHC) PPO
Blue Cross HMO Illinois (HMOI)
Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO
Blue Choice MCNP PPO
Blue Cross POS
Blue Choice Preferred
Aetna National Advantage Program
CIGNA POS
Cigna C5 POS
CIGNA HMO
CIGNA PPO
Coventry (Personal Care)
Coventry One PPO
Coventry First Health PPO
Coventry HMO
Coventry Workers Compensation Plan
Great West PPO
Health Financial Network
Humana Gold Plus HMO
Humana Choicecare PPO
Humana HMO
Aetna Medicare HMO
Aetna Medicare POS
Ambetter Secure Care HMO
AARP Medicare Advantage Complete (plan 1 & 2) (UHC) HMO
Blue Cross Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Cross Community FHP-ICP
Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO
Blue Choice Options PPO
Blue Cross PPO
Blue Precision HMO
Beech Street PPO
Cigna C5 HMO
Cigna C5 PPO
Coventry POS
Coventry PPO
Great West Open Access
Great West POS
HFN Workers Compensation Plan
Humana Gold Plus Integrated MMAI
Humana Gold Plus PPO
Illinos Medicaid
Longevity Health Plan of Illinois, Inc.
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS PPO
SmartCare/Imagine Health PPO
Sunrise Advantage
TriCare Standard/Reserve Select PPO
Three Rivers PPO
UHC Medicare Advantage PPO
United HealthCare Core/Navigate EPO
UHC Nexus ACO - Advocate PPO
United HealthCare Choice Plus PPO
United HealthCare Core/Navigate HMO
Unicare PPO
Medicare Part B
United Healthcare Choice EPO
United Healthcare Choice HMO
United Healthcare Choice Plus POS
United HealthCare Core/Navigate POS
UHC Nexus ACO - Advocate HMO
United HealthCare Choice Plus HMO
United HealthCare Select POS
United HealthCare Select EPO
United Healthcare Select HMO
Veterans Administration Community Care

Reviews

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Overall Patient Rating
4.9 out of 5
(136 Ratings, 45 Comments)
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4/10/2021
All went very well
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4/9/2021
*Dr. Behar is OUTSTANDING! He did a wonderful job helping me solve my knee issue! Also, ... - PT - fabulous! They taught me what & how I can do to correct the issue and avoid future injuries. Great job taking time with me! Thanks.
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4/6/2021
Dr. Behar is fabulous. explains everything. creates confidence.
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3/30/2021
The Doctor was Compassionate & Understood My Levels of Pain and Uncomfortablility.
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3/24/2021
Dr. Behar and I work together in solving my health problems.
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3/18/2021
outstanding!!!!!
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3/18/2021
*Dr. Behar was wonderful! He took his time during the exam and explained everything to me with compassion. Great bedside manner!
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3/9/2021
I am in safe hands with DR. Behar
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3/8/2021
we were anxious about this new experience and felt relieved and grateful after it.
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2/10/2021
I switch over from another dr that I felt was not providing good service, and after this appt, I knew I was right and found the correct dr
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