Steven L. Blum, M.D.

Steven L. Blum, M.D.

Steven L. Blum, M.D.


Conditions & Procedures


Abdominal Pain, Arthritic Pain, Atypical Facial Pain, Cancer Pain, Cervicogenic Headaches, Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome, Lumbar and Cervical Facet Arhropathy, Lumbar and Cervical Radicular Pain, Migraine Headaches, Occipital Neuralgia, Peripheral Neuropathy, Post Herpetic Neuralgia, Sacroiliac Joint Pain, Spinal Stenosis, Trigeminal Neuralgia


Abdominal TAP Blocks, Celiac Plexus Blocks, Epidural Injections, Facet Denervation, Facet Injections, Hip Injections, Knee Injections, Occipital Nerve Blocks, Peripheral Nerve Blocks, Radiofrequency Ablation, Sacroiliac Joint Denervation, Sacroiliac Joint Injection, Stellate Ganglion Blocks, Transforaminal Epidural Injections, Trigeminal Ganglion Blocks

General Information




NorthShore Medical Group



Board Certified

Anesthesiology, Family Medicine, Pain Medicine

Clinical Service

Education, Training & Fellowships

Medical School

Chicago Medical School/Finch University of Health, 1972


Community Hospital, 1973


University of California - San Francisco, 1975
University of California - San Francisco, 1982



NorthShore Medical Group

9600 Gross Point Rd.
Department of Anesthesia
Skokie, IL 60076
847.933.6974 847.933.3829 fax This location is wheelchair accessible.

NorthShore Medical Group

9650 Gross Point Rd.
Suite 2900
Skokie, IL 60076
847.933.6974 847.933.6044 fax This location is wheelchair accessible.


Commercial Plans
  • Aetna Choice POS (Open Access) and POS II (Open Access)
  • Aetna Elect Choice EPO and EPO Open Access
  • Aetna Health Network Options
  • Aetna HMO (including Open Access)
  • Aetna Managed Choice (Open Access)
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS
  • Aetna Open Access Aetna Select (Aetna HealthFund)
  • Aetna Open Access Elect Choice EPO (Aetna HealthFund)
  • Aetna Open Access Managed Choice POS (Aetna HealthFund)
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO (Aetna HealthFund)
  • Aetna Premier Care Network
  • Aetna QPOS
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Select (Open Access)
  • Beechstreet PPO Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - PPO Products
    Not Contracted Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Advantage
    Verify PCP Participation
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield HMOI
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna LocalPlus
  • Cigna Open Access Plus (OAP)
  • Cigna Open Access Plus with CareLink (OAPC)
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cofinity PPO (an Aetna Company)
  • Coventry Health Care Elect Choice EPO
  • Coventry Health Care First Health PPO
  • Galaxy Health PPO Network
  • Great West PPO/POS
  • Healthcare's Finest Network (HFN)
  • Humana - All Commercial Plans (including Choice Care)
  • Humana - NorthShore Complete Care
  • Humana/ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan and PHCS PPO Network (Including PHCS Savility)
  • NorthShore Employee Network
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • Three Rivers Provider PPO Network (TRPN)
  • Tricare
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare - All Commercial Plans
    Not Contracted United Healthcare Core
    Not Contracted United Healthcare Navigate
Exchange Plans
  • Not Contracted Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - PPO Products
    Not Contracted Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Precision
    Verify PCP Participation
  • Not Contracted Coventry
  • Humana National
  • Land of Lincoln - All Products
  • Not Contracted United Healthcare Compass
  • Illinois Department of Public Aid (IDPA)
  • Illinicare ICP
  • Community Care Partners
Medicare Advantage Plans
  • Aetna Medicare (SM) Plan (HMO/Open Access HMO)
  • Aetna Medicare (SM) Plan (PPO)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage PPO Plan
  • Cigna-HealthSpring Advantage HMO
  • Cigna-HealthSpring Premier HMO-POS
  • Cigna-HealthSpring Primary HMO
  • Humana Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana Gold Plus PFFS
  • HumanaChoice PPO
  • United Healthcare - All Medicare Plans
Medicare Medicaid Alignment Initiative (MMAI) Plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield Community
  • HealthSpring
  • Humana
  • Illinicare Health Plan
  • Meridian Complete
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