Craig W. Carmichael, MD

carmichaelSpecialty: Pain Management

Dr. Carmichael focuses on the non-operative treatment of neck & back pain. This involves diagnostic testing, therapy, injections, and other percutaneous (needle) techniques such as radiofrequency ablation, spinal cord stimulator, or vertebroplasty. He is board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation as well as electrodiagnostic medicine (EMG). Dr. Carmichael trained at Mayo Clinic.

Dr. Carmichael wrote an article on EMGs for the April 2010 issue of Healthy Cells magazine.



  • Residency, Mayo Clinic, Rochester

Medical Internship

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Medical School

  • Washington University


  • University of Illinois
    Summa Cum Laude


  • Performed 10,000 Spinal Injections with X-Ray Guidance
  • Student Of The Year
    University of Illinois Dad’s Association
  • Missouri State Chair
    AMA Medical Student Section
  • Vice Chair
    University of Illinois Senate Student Association
  • Research
    Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Sleep

Memberships & Associations

  • Board Certified, American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Board Certified, American Board of Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • International Spinal Intervention Society
  • American Academy of Neuro-Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Illinois State Medical Association
  • Physiatric Association of Spine, Sports, and Occupational Rehabilitation
  • American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation