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Treat the problem, not just the symptoms

Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital, part of Northwestern Medicine, provides intensive physical medicine and rehabilitation through a variety of programs at our convenient locations in Wheaton and Oakbrook Terrace. Through our programs, we offer those experiencing persistent pain hope for the future.

Comprehensive Pain Management Program

The Marianjoy Integrative Pain Treatment Center in Oakbrook Terrace offers different levels of care, and is the only non-governmental CARF-accredited interdisciplinary pain rehabilitation outpatient program in the state of Illinois. Marianjoy’s Comprehensive Pain Management Program is designed to increase an individual’s level of daily functioning and endurance while decreasing his or her reliance on medications. The 21-day structured outpatient programs are designed to decrease pain, improve your quality of life and teach you valuable, life-long pain management skills.

  • Designed for individuals who are experiencing significant downtime and lifestyle alterations due to pain.
  • Patients receive anywhere from four to seven hours of treatment per day in education, physical therapy, physiatry, psychology, biofeedback and case management.

One-on-one patient management

  • Physical Therapy
    • For people who do not require a comprehensive pain management program but can benefit from physical therapy to reduce pain
    • Helps manage pain, improve daily function and maximize mobility
    • 60-minute sessions focus on the unique needs of each patient
    • Marianjoy physical therapists have received specialized training in pain management.
  • Psychology
    • Individuals learn coping skills, relaxation techniques, and behavioral management which are helpful when returning to everyday activities
    • A licensed psychologist who specializes in pain treatment will meet with you.

Interventional pain management

Our Wheaton location offers care ranging from short-term pain to persistent pain, including advanced minimally invasive procedures for reducing or eliminating pain and restoring physical function.

  • Epidural Steroid Injections/Joint Injections
    • Helps relieve pain and inflammation in a specific area of your body
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
    • An electrical current produced by a radio wave heats up a small area of nerve tissue, thereby decreasing pain signals from that specific area
  • Nerve Block
    • Medication is injected into a specific area of the body to block nerves causing pain
  • Ultrasound
    • Soundwaves penetrate soft tissues to treat pain conditions and promote tissue healing
  • Trigger Point Injections/Muscle Injections
    • Treats painful areas of muscle that contain trigger points, or knots of muscle that form when muscles do not relax

Make an appointment

If you think you may be a candidate for the Comprehensive Pain Management Program, or if you would benefit from physical therapy, psychological services or interventional pain management, please call 630.909.6500.

A physician prescription is required to schedule a physical therapy appointment. If you need a prescription, you can schedule an appointment with a physiatrist in the Marianjoy Medical Group.


Marianjoy Integrative Pain Treatment Center
17W682 Butterfield Road
Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois

Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital
26w171 Roosevelt Road
Wheaton, Illinois

Our Physicians


Dr. Silpa Katta
Dr. Victor Foorsov
Dr. Norman Aliga

Advanced Treatments for Persistent Pain