George Charuk, D.O.

Specializing in Physical Medicine, Spine Disorders and Musculoskeletal Problems

To schedule an appointment, please call 708-423-8440.

Highly skilled in non-surgical treatment of spine disorders and musculoskeletal problems, Dr. George Charuk treats a variety of pain-causing conditions, including disc herniations, degenerative disc disease, spinal stenosis and facet arthopathy. His conservative approach to pain management is built around non-surgical techniques and includes medication, physical therapy, epidural steroid injection or visco-supplementation.

Dr. Charuk also has considerable expertise in electromyography to ensure proper diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome, peripheral neuropathy or nerve root impingement

A frequent speaker on a number of spine-related topics, including paralysis and traumatic injury, Dr. Charuk is also proud to have served as physician for several Olympic events for disabled athletes.

  • Certification |
    • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
    • American Osteopathic College of Rehabilitation Medicine
    • Subspecialty Board Certification in Spinal Injury and Disease Management
  • Residency |
    • Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, 1993
  • Internship |
    • Rotating Internship, New Jersey Union Hospital, 1990
  • Education |
    • Loyola University of Chicago, B.S., 1984
    • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, D.O., 1989