Meet Our Pain Management Team

The pain specialists at the MacNeal Pain Center provide treatment for your acute and chronic pain, so that you can live more comfortably. Our team is dedicated to providing individualized treatment that addresses your specific needs. To schedule an appointment with a pain specialist, call 708-783-7071 or request an appointment online.

Kiran Chekka, MD

Kiran Chekka, MD received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and completed his anesthesia residency training at Northwestern University. He completed his fellowship training in interventional pain medicine at Northwestern where he served as a Chief Fellow.

Sunavo Dasgupta, MD

Sunavo Dasgupta, MD received his medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin and completed his anesthesia residency at the University of Pennsylvania. He completed his fellowship training in interventional pain medicine at the University of Michigan.

Amish Patel, MD

Amish Patel, MD​ received his medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin and completed his critical care and anesthesiology residency at Northwestern University, where he subsequently completed his fellowship in interventional pain management. He currently serves as the Director of Pain Medicine at MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn, Westlake Hospital in Melrose Park and West Suburban Hospital in Oak Park.

Arpan Patel, MD

Arpan Patel, MD received his medical degree from Indiana University’s School of Medicine. He completed his residency in anesthesiology and critical care medicine from Northwestern University. He subsequently received his fellowship training in interventional pain medicine from Cornell and Columbia University.

Omar Said, MD

Omar Said, MD received his medical degree from Rosalind Franklin University and he completed his anesthesiology residency at Rush University Medical Center. Dr. Said successfully completed an interventional pain management fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic. At the conclusion of his training, he was recognized with The Ethelee Smith, M.D. award for Most Outstanding Fellow.