Stacy McCarty, MD

Stacy McCarty, MD

Position Attending Physician
Practicing since 2000
Joined staff in 2000
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About Me

About Me

Stacy McCarty, MD, has been part of the Shirley Ryan AbilityLab network since 2000. She sees a wide variety of patients, including individuals with neurological and musculoskeletal conditions. She oversees many patients with spasticity, including performing Botox injections and baclofen pump management. She was the Principal Investigator for research looking at the outcomes of interdisciplinary outpatient rehabilitation in individuals with malignant brain tumors. She also works with more medically complex individuals.

Additionally, Dr. McCarty is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.


Burr Ridge Outpatient and DayRehab Center®

7600 County Line Road

Burr Ridge, IL 60527

Education & Training



    1988 - 1992
    PreMed/Psychology, Marquette University
    1992 - 1996
    Georgetown University Medical School, Doctor of Medicine


    1996 - 2000
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Northwestern McGaw Residency

Honors & Awards

  • Acorda Neurologic Rehabilitation Research Grant Recipient
    Foundation of PM&R, 2012
  • American Brain Tumor Association Discovery Grant Recipient
    American Brain Tumor Association, 2011 - 2013
  • Best Doctors, Inc. Listing for Outstanding Physicians
    Best Doctors, Inc., 2007 - Present
  • Sarah Baskin Award for Excellence in Research
    Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, 2000

Certificates + Licenses

  • Board Certification in Physicial Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R)
    American Board of PM&R
  • Illinois Medical License
    State of Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation

Research Interests

  • Spasticity in Stroke
  • Rehabilitation in Individuals with Brain Tumors