About CPMC

The Chicago Pain Medicine Center offers a multidisciplinary approach to pain control. We offer the latest in current pain management. This practice is committed to utilizing state-of-the-art equipment and procedures to help relieve suffering. Improving patients quality of life and functionality is our main goal.

Dr. James Diesfeld

Founder CPMC

Is a board-certified Pain Management specialist as well as a Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology. He received his undergraduate degree in Pre-Med Sciences and biology from Colgate University in Upstate New York and graduated from the American University School of Medicine in St. Maarten.

He Performed his pain Management Fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center after completing anesthesiology residency at Loyola University Medical Center in Chicago. He also obtained pain management training at the University of Southern California, Cook County Medical Center and the University of Chicago.

He is a member of the American Medical Association, American Pain Society, American Society of Regional Anesthesiology, International Spinal Injection Society, American Academy of Pain Management, Association of American physicians and surgeons and American Society of Anesthesiology.

On January 2011, Dr. Diesfeld was appointed President of Medical Staff for Thorek  Memorial Hospital in Chicago, IL. He was reappointed President of the staff for a second term in 2012. He served on the board of directors of Thorek Memorial Hospital from 2011 to 2013. Dr. Diesfeld has served on the credentials committee and medical executive committee since 2007.
Dr Diesfeld is a national speaker on his favorite subject, pain management.