Bonita Alexander, MD - Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago

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  • #1-Ranked Rehabilitation Hospital in America by U.S. News & World Report since 1991
  • 800,000+ outpatient visits each year
  • 5,000+ inpatients treated each year, system-wide
  • 50+ sites of care throughout Illinois and Indiana
  • One of only 2% of hospitals to receive two consecutive Magnet Recognitions for Nursing Excellence.
  • 182-bed inpatient hospital in the heart of Chicago
  • Largest rehabilitation research center in the world
  • Only rehabilitation hospital with eight federally designated research centers
  • 370+ active research projects in neuroscience, bionics, robotics, and musculoskeletal medicine
  • Academic home of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Department, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

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Bonita S. Alexander

Bonita S. Alexander, MD

  • Attending Physiatrist, RIC

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To schedule an appointment with Bonita S. Alexander please call 800-354-7342 or use our online form.

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Gender:
Female

Clinical Interests

Adult Cerebral Palsy, Amputation/Amputee, Anoxic Brain Injury, Aphasia, Apraxia, Arthritis, Brain Injury, Brain Tumor, Charcot Marie Tooth, Low Vision, Mild Traumatic Brain Injury, Moderate Traumatic Brain Injury, Movement Disorders, Multidisciplinary Brain Injury Clinic, Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Muscular Dystrophy, Myofascial Pain, Neurological Conditions, Neuromuscular Disease, Neuropathic Pain, Nontraumatic Brain Injury, Nontraumatic Spinal Cord Injury, Osteoarthritis, Parkinsonism/Parkinson's Disease, Post-Polio, Scleroderma, Severe Traumatic Brain Injury, Shoulder Injury, Spasticity, Spinal Stenosis, Spinal Tumor, Stroke, Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, Traumatic Brain Injury, Vestibular - Vertigo, Imbalance

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Education, Residency and Internship

Education

1980-1984
Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine (Maywood, Illinois), Doctor of Medicine

Internship

1984-1985
Mt. Sinai Hospital (Chicago, Illinois), Intern

Residency

1985-1987
Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital (Chicago, Illinois), Resident

Honors & Awards

  • 1998 Medical Director and Chairman, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Alexian Brothers Medical Center (Elk Grove Village, Illinois)
  • 1992 Golden Apple Award, Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital (Chicago, Illinois)
  • 1987 Abby Prince Award for Outstanding Resident Contribution

Certifications & Licenses

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

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