Premier Pain & Spine (PPS), a field-leading pain management clinic specializing in interventional pain medicine, announces Dr. Asma Asif as a new provider for the practice. Dr. Asif becomes the fifth doctor on staff with PPS and will provide care at two of it’s four locations.
“We’re thrilled to have Dr. Asif aboard and we’re certain that her experience and training will make her a valued contributor to the practice,” double board certified physician and co-founder Dr. Arpan Patel exclaimed. “Dr. Asif recognizes that pain is extremely complex and that’s key in understanding our unique multidisciplinary approach towards providing care to our patients.”
Asif attended Loyola University-Chicago, where she received both Bachelor of Science and Master of Business Administration degrees. While attending Loyola as an undergraduate, Asif made the Dean’s List for six consecutive semesters and was honored as a Magis Scholar. As a graduate student, Asif studied healthcare management and finance. Asif received her Doctor of Medicine from Roselind Franklin University and went on to complete her anesthesiology residency with the Henry Ford Health System in Detroit. Post residency, Asif completed her fellowship in multidisciplinary pain management at the Detroit Medical Center and began her career at Rockford Anesthesiologists Associated before becoming the fifth doctor on staff at Premier.
“I’m excited for what’s to come at Premier Pain & Spine,” said Asif. “It’s a practice with a proven track record of effective pain management and I’m all but thrilled to be a part of it, as well as contribute to the clinic’s success.”
As a member of the PPS team, Asif will continue to incorporate multiple treatment modalities and collaborate with health care professionals at Premier to design and individualized treatment plan to provide compassionate, innovative and comprehensive care to maximize patients’ potential and restore quality of life.
“We couldn’t be happier with our decision to bring Dr. Asif aboard, it was really a no brainer,” said Dr. Patel. “Our team remains impressed with her research work, publications in multiple international journals, as well as her commitment to providing paramount care to her patients.”
Dr. Asif will begin seeing patients this month out of clinic’s Downers Grove and Schaumburg, IL locations. Contact your nearest Premier Pain & Spine clinic for more information or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Asif.