Mark A. Farag, MD

Pain Management - Integrity Medical Group - Mark A Farag


Dr. Mark Farag is a double-board certified and fellowship-trained anesthesiologist and interventional pain management specialist. He completed his undergraduate education as a four-year Edmund J. James Scholar at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He received his medical degree from Rush University where he served as co-president of his class and was selected by his peers to give the graduation valediction. He then attended the University of Illinois at Chicago for his anesthesiology residency and interventional pain management fellowship. 

Dr. Farag loves his job. He has always been highly reviewed by those who trained him, his colleagues, and, most importantly, his patients. He and our other doctors are trained to treat all types of pain using the most advanced technology and minimally-invasive techniques. He is compassionate, intelligent, and always dedicated to giving his patients the highest quality of care. He focuses on using a multi-modal approach (procedures, medications, physical therapy, and other therapies) to treat the pain at its source, and help his patients resume a fulfilling personal, professional, and social life.


Pain Management Fellowship – 2015

University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System, Chicago, IL

Anesthesiology Residency – 2014

University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System, Chicago, IL

M.D. – 2010

Rush Medical College of Rush University, Chicago, IL

Bachelor of Science: Molecular & Cellular Biology – 2010

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign , Urbana-Champaign , IL

Professional Summary

Double board-certified anesthesiologist and pain management specialist who treats patients using a variety of rehabilitative, medical, procedural, and surgical modalities.


 American Board of Anesthesiology, Board Certified 

Pain Management, Board Certified

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification

Pediatric Advanced Life Support Certification

Basic Life Support Certification


 Illinois Licensed Physician

Illinois Controlled Substance License

Drug Enforcement Administration license