Dr. Daniel Goodman

Display Name Daniel Goodman, MD, MS

Position Attending Physician
Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Practicing since 2016
Joined staff in 2016
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About Me

About Me

Dr. Goodman is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. He completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago and Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine. He serves as a member of the inpatient consultation service, providing input to the management of a variety of conditions. In addition, he has expertise in spasticity management, electrodiagnostic evaluations, and neurologic rehabilitation. Prior to his career in medicine, Dr. Goodman gained expertise in kinesiology, biomechanics, exercise physiology, and thermoregulation with applications in enhancing human performance in sports and military settings. Dr. Goodman earned an advanced degree in applied anatomy and physiology and has numerous peer-reviewed articles and national research presentations to his name.


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Education & Training



    1996 - 2000
    University of Colorado, Kinesiology and Applied Physiology
    2004 - 2005
    Boston University, Applied Anatomy and Physiology
    2008 - 2012
    The Chicago Medical School, Medicine


    2012 - 2013
    University of Illinois Medical Center, Medical Internship
    2013 - 2016
    Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Honors & Awards

  • Kovler Family Resident Award for Commitment to Teamwork and Interdisciplinary Collaboration
    Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, 2015
  • Meyer S. Gunther Award for Displaying the Art of Listening, Understanding and Interacting with Patients
    Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, 2014
  • Gold Humanism Honor Society
    Chicago Medical School, 2011 - Present

Certificates & Licenses

  • Licensed Physician and Surgeon
    State of Illinois
  • Board Certified
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation