Charisse Hartwig, PA-C, JD MAPS

Charisse Hartwig, PA-C, JD

Ms. Hartwig is a Certified Physician Assistant specializing in Pain Management. She received her Master’s of Medical Science Degree in Physician Assistant Studies at Dominican University, where she was the Capstone Award Winner for her Capstone article, “Neurobiological and Neurophysiological Changes in Functional Neurological Symptom Disorder”. She is committed to helping her patients through injury and chronic pain to maximize their mobility, pain management, and quality of life. Ms. Hartwig has a unique background and perspective as she previously practiced as a trial attorney in Chicago, Illinois for nearly nine years, focused on personal injury and malpractice litigation in the healthcare setting. She earned her Juris Doctorate degree at Loyola University Chicago School of Law, where she graduated with a Health Law Certificate, served as Publications Editor of the Annals of Health Law in which she was also published, and made the Dean’s List. She remains a member in good standing with the Illinois State Bar. In her free time, Ms. Hartwig loves to hike with her two rescue dogs, bicycle, cook, and travel around the country and world to try new things and learn about different cultures. She has run three marathons, two sprint triathlons, and several half-marathons around the country.


Our Level of Dedication And Excellent Patient Advocacy

At Centers for Pain Control,
Our Patients Are Our Priority


Our Level of Dedication And Excellent Patient Advocacy That Our Patients Have Come to Know and Expect

At MAPS, Our Patients Are Our Priority

Recognition and acknowledgment – What sets us apart from other clinics is our level of dedication and excellent patient advocacy that our patients have come to know and expect. We work with most major insurances (including Medicaid) and have processes in place that expedite paperwork – meaning we have more time to dedicate in person when assessing and treating our patients.

We Are Here For You – Let Us Help Relieve Your Pain Today

Whether a patient has already received knee replacement surgery, has tried another treatment method, or simply has been suffering for years without any relief, our double-board certified and fellowship-trained physicians are uniquely positioned to treat your knee pain with a world-class level of excellence.

With 7 convenient locations, our team is ready to help you take your first step towards a pain-free life. Schedule your consultation now.