Dr. Alan Anschel

Alan Anschel, MD

Position Attending Physician
Practicing since 2008
Joined staff in 2008
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About Me

About Me

Dr. Alan Anschel's primary clinical work is with adults with spinal cord injuries and cerebral palsy, and in spasticity management. He has reviewed numerous text books and is a peer reviewer for Nature Publishing Group. He has presented at a number of national meetings and is an active examine writer and examine proctor with the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.


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355 E Erie St

Chicago, IL 60611

Education & Training



    1995 - 1999
    Rutgers University-Rutgers College, Molecular Biology
    2000 - 2004
    Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Doctor of Medicine


    2005 - 2008
    Columbia University- New York Presbyterian Hospital, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


    2008 - 2009
    Northwestern University, Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

Certificates & Licenses

  • Board Certified, Physcial Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Board Certified, Spinal Cord Injury Medicine
  • Licence, Physician and Surgeon
    State of Illinois