Dr. Swathi Mothkur


Dr. Swathi Mothkur is board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation with additional certification in pain medicine. She has close to 20 years of experience working as a physician in both university and community based hospitals and clinics. Dr. Mothkur’s expertise is medically managing the interdisciplinary treatment and rehabilitation of patients with disabling conditions such as stroke, spinal cord injury or chronic pain. Dr. Mothkur received her Bachelor of Arts in Biology from Brown University and her Doctor of Medicine from Indiana University School of Medicine in 2002. She completed her physiatry training at Loyola University Medical Center. She is on medical staff at Swedish Hospital where she has worked with medical education and student physicians, while caring for patients in the rehabilitation hospital. Dr. Mothkur also has managed care experience and has worked as a medical director for Blue Cross Blue Shield health plan in the health care management division. She is a commissioner appointed to the Wilmette Human Relations Commission with a goal of creating a more welcoming and inclusive community.