Welcome to Prairie Spine and Pain!


When it comes to patient care, our first responsibility is to gather as much information about you and your medical history so we can provide the best care possible. We offer a very wide range of minimally invasive surgeries and non-surgical pain management solutions.

Some Services Include:

  • Disc Replacement
  • SI Joint Fusions
  • Complex Surgeries
  • Motion Preservation
  • Pain Management
  • Physical Therapy
  • Orthopedics

We try to work with each patient on other levels than just physical pain management. We try to connect with them on mental and sometimes spiritual aspect to really understand what their specific desires and expectations are.

Our business comes from referrals and our approach is to customize a health care solution for each patient. We will collect a lot of historical information and we will spend time with you going through your records so we can provide you with the maximum amount of options possible.

Our approach is to customize a health care solution for each patient.

Dr. Richard Kube is known to have performed various groundbreaking surgical procedures, first in the world, first in the U.S. and first in Central Illinois.

We are an independent practice, with two convenient locations, serving our patients and customers who walk through our doors, not corporations.

Call our office today and schedule your appointment or fill out our appointment request form with your desired schedule and will call you back with options.

From the moment you walk in, you will be greeted with a smile, sit in comfortable chairs, be attended to quickly and treated by professionals.

Recent News And Events

Recent Reviews for Prairie Spine Patient Care

At Prairie Spine and Pain Institute, patient experience and happiness are just as important as wellness, treatment, and recovery. As our slogan says, “Expert Spine Care… One Patient At A Time,” we strive each and every day to make each patient experience as positive and successful as possible. Read below for our latest patient testimonials…

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A Q&A with our Physician Assistant, Andrew Kitterman

Many of our patients know Andrew Kitterman, PA-C here at Prairie Spine! Below is a Q&A with him regarding his involvement at Prairie Spine and some of his hobbies outside the practice. Read below to learn more about Andrew! If you would like to schedule an appointment with Andrew please contact us at 309-691-7774. 1.…

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Is Your Driving Posture Causing You Pain?

Back pain and driving is not a good mix. Long hours behind the steering wheel can be uncomfortable and bad for your back. Below are 8 tips on getting comfortable behind the wheel and how switching arm positions along with making seat adjustments can help alleviate that burning pain. Read below to find out more.…

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