Pain Therapy Associates

Chris Plonka

Chris is a diagnostic medical sonographer who has been affiliated with Pain Therapy Associates since 2000.

He has started his healthcare career as a licensed massage therapist (Chicago School of Massage Therapy in 2000). Six years later, he obtained a diploma in diagnostic medical sonography from Technical School of Medicine (2006) with a specialty in musculoskeletal ultrasound. He is also a licensed X-ray technician.

Chris specializes in ultrasound needle guidance for injections performed by providers.

He also performs diagnostic testing for early detection of arthritic conditions before more advanced tests are needed.

Chris enjoys using innovative technology to help guide the care of our patients.

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Pain Therapy Associates in Numbers

2 Chicago Location
+30,240 Patients Treated
35 Years in Practice

Physician Assistants

Rana Amer, PA-C
Stacia Jones, PA-C

Massage Therapists

Richard Van Derveer, RMT, LMT

Ultra Sound Technician

Chris Plonka

See what our patients are saying...

Dr.Dabah and his staff are always searching for ways to heal my neck pain. I am happy with the progress we are making as a team. The receptionists are always so cordial.


Doctor Dachman is knowledgeable and always knows how to help me manage my pain. The staff is very pleasant and professional. I highly recommend this office for care!!


Pain Therapy Associates

Tel: 847-352-5511
Fax: 847-352-5585

455 South Roselle Road , Suite 104
Schaumburg,IL 60193

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4753 N. Broadway St, Suite 1025
Chicago IL 60640

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