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Testimonials & Reviews

Synergy Integrative Headache Center

Dr. Alexander Feoktistov

Comprehensive Headache Center located in Northfield, Chicago, Naperville, & Glenview, IL

5/5 Star Rating
54 total reviews

Dr. Alexander Feoktistov always appreciates feedback from his valued patients. To date, we’re thrilled to have collected 54 reviews with an average rating of 5 out of 5 stars. Please read what others are saying about Dr. Alexander Feoktistov below, and as always, we would love to collect your feedback.

Aida B.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 08/28/20
I’ve been a patient of Dr. Alex for the past 5 years and have followed him to his new practice. I am very happy he decided to stay in the Chicago area so I can continue to be in his care. I have chronic migraines for the past 35 years and have changed so many doctors up until I came across Dr. Alex at DHC. Dr. Alex is the utmost professional, compassionate, knowledgeable, and experienced in his field. Unlike other doctors who I visited before him, he takes his time to listen to my concerns and works with me to find solutions. He is very respectful and easy to talk to. Few doctors I visited before Dr. Alex were so condescending, they made me nervous and even uncomfortable to discuss all my issues with them. They would not take time to listen to me or they would cut me off in the middle of the sentence. Meeting Dr. Alex was a breath of fresh air. I cannot say that we always find the perfect formula to manage my migraines due to my hypersensitivity to side effects, but he never gives up. He always has a backup treatment plan for us to try. Any time we change medications and we all know how expensive migraine meds are, he will provide information where I can get a discount card or which pharmacy is cheaper. Not all doctors do that and not many people have or know this, so I appreciate that very much. I highly recommend Dr. Alex!
Mary T.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 08/27/20
Dr Feoktistov is the most knowledgeable Dr I have ever been to for Migraine Headaches! His manner with patients is the finest I have ever known. Qualified in knowledge of headaches & teaches patients through gentle guidance. Highly recommend.
Sydney M.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 08/25/20
Dr. Alex took the time to listen and discuss my challenges. We worked together to come up with not only a plan but way a proactive to work collaboratively and discuss how well it worked.
Steven K.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 08/25/20
Dr. Alex is current, knowledgeable, committed to helping, and he communicates options and alternatives clearly and understandably. I trust him implicitly and feel that he has significantly helped me in battling my migraines. I am excited that he has remained in the Chicago area and to be able to continue as his patient. I recommend him without reservation
Lauren C.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 08/24/20
I’ve only trusted Dr. Alex to treat and manage my headaches/migraines for the last 5+ years. He always provides excellent, thoughtful, care and I’d recommend him to anyone!
Igor C.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 08/15/20
I've been suffering from migraines since I remember myself as a kid. I tried multiple doctors and scores of different treatments. I was ready to give up on modern medicine before I met Dr. Alex. He recommended medication that workes for me. I'm not completely migraine free, but my quality of life has improved dramatically. I know that I now have a weapon to fight back migraine when I need it.
Michael H.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 08/14/20
Just like being there
Courtney W.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 08/12/20
The best and only headache neurologist I'll see to get my medications sorted out. Dr. Feoktistov helped me to function again.
Chris O.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 08/10/20
Dr. Alex was wonderful, very thorough and thoughtful in his questions and assessment. I know I’m in good hands with his knowledge and care.
Mary T.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 08/09/20
Dr. Alex is the absolute best doctor I have interacted with. He is knowledgeable, kind, compassionate, suggests rather than preaches, has helped me more that any other doctor in my life. Rarely does a person with terrible pain find such qualities in one person. Always has an answer to questions, guides one through help rather than "forcing" knowledge on patient. Knows his patients thoroughly and treats all as individuals. My highest respect and regard for him as a doctor and medical person I have encountered in my long, chronic headache path.
Will S.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 08/08/20
Dr Alex has such a unique approach to medicine. He guides the conversation so that the patient (my son, myself or my daughter) talks about how things have been going. I personally have been with Dr Alex for 5 years, our son, has been with him for almost 3 years and one of our daughter has been a patient for 1 year. We followed him from his last practice because he has helped all of us get our lives back. With every visit he will tweak the smallest thing if we have had very many “flare ups” with migraines. He never wants you to be in bed an entire day. His goal is for your rescue medicine to work in about an hour. I have never had a medical provider care so much, think so much about my case or my children’s or be as available as Dr Alex. I don’t know how he does it but I’m so thankful he does!!
Calisa N.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 08/07/20
Dr. Alex is fantastic at helping patients understand their condition and also at explaining medications and procedures. He made sure that my questions were answered and did not make me feel rushed. I'm very confident with his recommendations, but feel that my opinion matters too. He's a remarkable physician and I'm very thankful that he's staying in the Chicago area!
Drew K.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 08/05/20
Great initial visit (Tele) with Dr. Alex; spent the necessary amount of time together and felt more than taken care of. I'll continue to be seeing him for the future.
Rebecca A.
5/5 Star Rating
Submitted 08/04/20
Dr Alex is a great doctor. It was a super easy appointment to schedule