Richard B. Lazar, MD

Meeting the Rehabilitation Needs of the Neurological Patient

One of the nation's few physicians Board-Certified in Neurology and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Richard B. Lazar, MD has over 30 years of experience in complex disability assessment and management.

  • Consultative Services
  • 2nd Opinions in Medically Complex Cases
  • Disability Assessment


  • Neurology
  • Physical Medicine and    Rehabilitation

Special Interests:
  • Brain function
  • Head injury
  • Coma states and recovery
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Chronic pain
  • Developmental disability
  • Neurological trauma

Harvard College, BA, cum laude, 1976
Northwestern University Medical School, 1979

Resident in Neurology, Northwestern University Medical Center, 1980-1983
Resident in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, 1984-1985
Richard B. Lazar, MD, FAAN, FAAPM&R
Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital
1401 South California
Chicago, Illinois 60608

Phone:        773-565-3025
Toll Free:    888-502-9678
Fax:             773-584-0899

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