Thomas Chelimsky, MD

Thomas Chelimsky, MD

Neurology Milwaukee, WI

Professor, Neurology, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Office Address

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  • 9200 W. Wisconsin Ave
    Medical College of Wisconsin
    Milwaukee, WI 53226
    Phone: (414) 805-5235

Dr. Chelimsky's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Neurology: General Neurology

Dr. Chelimsky's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • DirectorUniversity Hospitals of Cleveland
    Cleveland, OH
    Director (1994-2003); Staff (1994-1998); Attending Staff (1990-present); Staff (1994-1998)
  • Professor of NeurologyCase Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Cleveland, OH
    Assistant Professor of Neurology (1990-2003); Associate Professor of Neurology (2003-2007); Professor of Anesthesiology (2007-present); Professor of Pediatrics (2007-present)
  • ConsultantVeteran's Administration Hospital-Wade Park
    Cleveland, OH

Dr. Chelimsky's Education & Medical Training

  • Mayo ClinicMayo ClinicResidency, Neurology
  • Mayo ClinicMayo ClinicFellowship, Autonomic Research
  • Mayo ClinicMayo ClinicResidency, Internal Medicine
  • Washington Univ Sch of MedWashington University School of Medicine in St. LouisMedical School
  • Harvard UniversityHarvard UniversityOther Training, BS, Biochemistry, cum laude

Dr. Chelimsky's Certifications & Licensure

  • WI State Medical LicenseWI State Medical License2011 - 2015
  • OH State Medical LicenseOH State Medical License1990 - 2015
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine, 1986
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyNeurology, 1992
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyClinical Neurophysiology, 1994
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyPain Medicine, 2000

Dr. Chelimsky's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Best Doctors in America2011
  • Case Medical School 2006 for 4PCP ProjectScholarship in Teaching AwardCase Medical School 2006 for 4PCP Project, 2006
  • SAGES Presidential Fellow2004
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Dr. Chelimsky's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • The Paradox of Chronic Pain Management,Chelimsky, T, Caltech Undergraduate Research Journal. 3: 6-7
  • Predisone eliminates the electrophysiologic decrement of myotonia congenita.Chelimsky TC, Neal P, Westbrook E, Journal of Neuromuscular Disorders, 4:75-77
  • Small Fiber Neuropathy.Al-Sheklee A, Preston DP, Chelimsky TC, he Neurologist 8:237-253
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Neurology in Clinical Practice.Chapter: Disorders of the Autonomic Nervous System
    Chelimsky TC, Robertson D, Chelimsky G
    Editors: Daroff R, Fenichel G, Jankovic J, Mazziotta J.Elsevier
    Edition 6,
  • The 5-Minute Neurology Consult.Chapter: Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
    Compton AK, Chelimsky TC
    Editors: Lynn DJ, Newton HB, Rae-Grant AD.
    Edition 2,
  • The 5-Minute Neurology Consult.Chapter: Trigeminal Neuralgia
    Miller B, Chelimsky TC
    Editors: Lynn DJ, Newton HB, Rae-Grant AD.
    Edition 2,
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  • Autonomic abnormalities in patients with bladder pain syndrome/interstitial cystitis (IC/PBS).Chelimsky T., Buffington C.A.T., Janata J., and Chelimsky G, International Pelvic Pain Society meeting, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Autonomic co-morbidities of bladder pain syndrome/interstitial cystitis (IC/PBS).Chelimsky G., Janata J., Buffington, C.A.T., Rackley R., Chelimsky T, International Pelvic Pain Society meeting, Istanbul, Turkey
  • Design and feasibility of ICEPAC (Interstitial Cystitis Elucidation of Psychophysiologic and Autonomic Characteristics) – Autonomic and somatic measures.Chelimsky G, Janata J, Ialacci S, Louttit M, Daneshgari F, Chelimsky TC, nternational Society of Autonomic Neuroscience/American Autonomic Society meeting, Bouzios, Brazil
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  • Orthostatic Syndromes.Case Medicine Grand Rounds, Cleveland, Ohio
  • When Falls are Faints.Elderhealth Center, Cleveland, Ohio
  • Multiple System Atrophy and the Brain.Shy-Drager Association. Host for National Meetings, Brookpark, OH
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Dr. Chelimsky's Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Spanish, French

Insurance Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref

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