Terry Nicola, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Clinical Rehabilitation
1801 West Taylor Street Outpatient Care Center – Suite 2A Chicago IL 60612 Work Phone: 312-996-1300
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  • Physical medicine and rehabilitation
  • Sports medicine rehabilitation


Terry L. Nicola, MD, MS is Director of Sports Medicine Rehabilitation, Assistant Professor Clinical Rehabilitation Medicine, and Founder for the Sports Medicine Fellowship at UIC.  Annually named Top Doctor, having received teaching and hospital awards.  Competitive runner, triathlete, coach, and event medical director for distance running events in the Chicagoland Area, research in areas of diagnosis and management of difficult injuries in athletes and general population.  He has served in the United States Olympic Committee for Salt Lake City Olympic Games.  His practice includes evaluation and treatment of sports and work related injuries as well as management of non-surgical musculoskeletal and neuromuscular conditions.


  • Board Certification: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Board Certification: Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Board Certification: Sports Medicine
  • Residency: Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
  • Internship: Columbus Hospital
  • Medical School: Northwestern University College of Medicine


Languages Spoken:

  • English
  • Italian

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Categories: Pain Medicine Fellowship Training, Sports Medicine