Timothy Krater, DO

Position Attending Physician, Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine
Instructor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Practicing since 2015
Joined staff in 2019
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About Me

About Me

Specialty Practice Areas:

  • Spasticity Management (including botulinum toxin/phenol injections and ITB pump management)
  • NICU/Early Detection of Cerebral Palsy
  • Genetics Interdisciplinary Assessment and Care
  • Neuromuscular Interdisciplinary Assessment and Care

Meet Dr. Timothy Krater

Timothy Krater, DO, is a pediatric rehabilitation medicine attending physician with Shirley Ryan AbilityLab. Dr. Krater focuses his clinical care on caring for and improving quality of life of individuals with functional limitations. His philosophy for medical care is to guide patients to develop the skills and supports to access their communities, to build a life within their communities and to live as independently as possible.


Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

355 E Erie St.

Chicago, IL 60611

Education & Training



    2006 - 2010
    Bachelor of Science, Physiology Michigan State University
    2011 - 2015
    Doctorate of Osteopathy Michigan State University


    2015 - 2019
    Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine


    2019 - 2021
    Shirley Ryan AbilityLab and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine McGaw University Medical Center of Northwestern University

Certificates & Licenses

  • Board Certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Board Certified in Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine