Dr. Andrew Hendrix

Andrew L. Hendrix, MD, FAAPMR

Position Medical Director, Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
Medical Director, AMITA Health Rehabilitation Hospital in Partnership with Shirley Ryan AbilityLab
Assistant Professor, PM&R, Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine
Practicing since 1998
Joined staff in 1998
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About Me

About Me

Andrew Hendrix, MD serves as Medical Director for Shirley Ryan AbilityLab at AMITA Health Rehabilitation Hospital, and is the Department Chairman of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at Alexian Brothers Medical Center. In addition, he is an Assistant Professor of PM&R at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.

Dr. Hendrix is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and received his Subspecialty Board Certification in Pain Medicine. He is the former Director of Interventional Pain Management at the Sports, Spine, and Rehabilitation Center.

Dr. Hendrix provides inpatient rehabilitation care to patients at the AMITA Health Rehabilitation Hospital, and provides outpatient rehabilitation care and pain management expertise in our Shirley Ryan AbilityLab Outpatient Physician Clinic in Elk Grove Village.

In addition, Dr. Hendrix provides interventional pain management procedures at AMITA Health St. Alexius Medical Center in Hoffman Estates, IL. His clinical interests in pain management include fibromyalgia, joint pain, back/neck/head pain, interventional pain management, generalized weakness, and Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS).


AMITA Health Rehabilitation Hospital Elk Grove Village, in Partnership with Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

935 Beisner Rd.

Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

Education & Training



    Howard University, BS - Microbiology
    Loyola University Chicago, Post-Baccalaureate
    Chicago Area Health and Medical Careers Program - Chicago Medical School
    Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Rehabilitation -- Chicago Medical School, Doctor of Medicine


    1993 - 1998
    Albert Einstein Medical Center/Temple University Hospital/Moss Rehabilitation Hospital, Combined Residency, Internal Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Honors & Awards

  • Chief Resident
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Temple University Hospital/Moss Rehabilitation Hospital, 1997 - 1998
  • Illinois Public Health Scholarship
    Chicago Medical School, 1990 - 1993
  • Trustee Scholarship
    Howard University, 1983 - 1984
  • American Lutheran Church Scholarship
    Howard University , 1982 - 1984

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Fellow
  • American Medical Association
  • American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians
  • International Spinal Injection Society

Research Interests

  • Phantom pain management
  • Epidural injection facet
  • Joint treatment