Insight Chicago’s specialty pharmacy team is dedicated to improving the quality of life and care for our patients through the management and distribution of prescription medications. Managing and treating complex health conditions can be complicated, which is why we work closely with patients and physicians to coordinate pharmacy services, provide education and resources, and simplify processes. Our services include:
- Education by highly-skilled pharmacists
- 24/7 onsite pharmacy access
- Physician consultations and coordination
- Prescription and safety management
Specializing In Patient Care and Well-Being
In order to provide exceptional patient care, Insight Chicago’s specialty pharmacy services coordinate the distribution and management of prescription medications, including specialty medications for complex conditions. Unlike traditional pharmacies, our team is on-site and works closely with physicians and patients to provide outstanding clinical outcomes through education, management, and monitoring of prescription medications.
- Specialty pharmacies carry a wide range of medications, including drugs unavailable in community pharmacies.
- The FDA requires certain medications to be prescribed and dispensed by certified doctors and pharmacists.
- Specialty pharmacies are dedicated to providing one-on-one service and education for patients and healthcare teams.
- Specialty pharmacy services are available 24/7 at licensed and certified healthcare facilities.
Our highly-skilled pharmacists support patients in managing and treating:
- Infectious Disease
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
- Crohn’s Disease
- Parkinson’s Disease
- Migraine Disorders
What to Expect at Your First Appointment
Many people feel anxious about their first visit with a behavioral health professional, and this is completely normal. Our staff will ensure you are comfortable, safe, and feel open sharing your background and what brings you into therapy or treatment. Be prepared to discuss topics such as how long you have been experiencing symptoms, how you are caring for yourself and managing stress, and your goals for treatment.
This is also your opportunity to ask questions and learn what you can expect during treatment. Some questions you may consider include:
- How long will treatment last?
- What is your approach to treatment?
- What should I do if I experience a mental health emergency?
If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please call 911 immediately.
Our specialty pharmacy pharmacists and technicians are committed to putting patients first by providing personalized service and one-on-one communication. For more information about specialty pharmacy services at Insight Chicago, please contact us today.
Specialty Pharmacy Services
24/7 Access to Specially-Trained Pharmacists & Technicians
Prescriptions for Complex & Chronic Medical Conditions
Improved Patient Outcomes
Coordination of Information Among Providers
Patient Care Management
Contact Insight Chicago Specialty Pharmacy Today
Book Your Same Day Appointment Today!
or call (312) 567-2273
MEET THE DEPARTMENT TEAM
Dr. Ahmad Elakil
Dr. Ahmad Elakil, M.D., MBA, FRCSC is the chief of neurosurgery at Insight Hospital and medical center. He is a board certified neurosurgeon. He completed his neurosurgical residency at the University of Calgary in Canada, followed by a neurosurgical-oncology postgraduate training at the University of Miami. During his residency, Dr. Elakil completed his Masters of Business Administration at Cornell University. He was awarded the Social Butterfly Award that year.
Dr. Elakil uses minimally invasive neurosurgery, a state-of-the-art procedure, to provide his patients with the best outcome and shorter recovery time. He specializes in treating tumors, neck pain, lower back pain, and spine surgery.
Dr. Elakil was cited in many prestigious national and international neurosurgical journals. He was awarded more than twenty awards in national and international neurosurgical meetings. Dr. Elakil is committed to using his expertise in neurosurgery to provide concise, compassionate, and effective care to his patients.
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