AWS Services

We are here to help

AWS's guiding principle has always centered on a patient-first approach. We appreciate that everyone’s life history possesses unique circumstances that must be taken into account before determining the best approach for treatment.


Our Physicians are Certified to provide Medically Assisted Treatment for Opioid Addiction with Buprenorphine..


Now offering once-monthly Vivitrol (Long-Acting Injectible Naltrexone) for the treatment of Opiate and..


Beginning March 1, AWS will offer Sublocade, a once-monthly, injectable form of Buprenorphine..


Participate in our Overdose Rescue Training and receive your Narcan Kit today! This kit is complete with..

Behavioral Health

Behavioral health refers to a person’s state of being and how their behaviors and choices affect their..


Telemedicine Offers a New Way to Access Treatment. Help for substance abuse may come in many forms..


HelloMind works on Result Driven Hypnosis (RDH) and help you make a change and feel stronger.

Personal Injury

Personal Injury is a legal term for an injury to body, mind, or emotions..

Workers Compensation

Worker's Comp is a form of insurance providing wage replacement and medical benefits to employees..

Our Vision

To be the medication-assisted treatment (MAT) provider of choice in Illinois for opioid dependency, focusing on highly individualized care that meets our patients’ specific needs. We continually strive to be the functional community standard for excellence and are fiercely dedicated to improving every life we touch.

Meet Us

AWS Medical Specialists

Our practice is led by Dr. Gagandeep Goyal MD, an addiction medicine specialist. A key aspect of Dr. Goyal’s treatment rests in his commitment to provide a personalized and compassionate approach in order for his patients to achieve a sustained sobriety.

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Dr. Gagandeep Goyal

MD, Addiction Medicine

Dr. Goyal is trained in anesthesiology/pain management at Drexel..

Dr. Yogesh Sharma


Dr. Yogesh Sharma is Internal Medicine board certified by American Board..

John L. Rocha II


I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I received my master's degree in..

Frederick Wackenhut


I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Illinois. I received both..

Guadlupe Lechuga


I am a Licensed Clinical Social worker. I received my BSW and my MSW..

AWS looking for Physicians, ANP, PA and Counselors at all sites!

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Insurance Accepted

We participate with many insurance health plans. Please see the list below. There are many different plans of coverage. You must check with your specific plan to see if your visit is covered.


Words from Our Patients

Dr. Gagandeep and Melissa I just wanna start by saying thank y'all for everthing y'all have done for me thru my addiction if it wasnt for y'all I wouldn't be where I'm at today!!! I just brought me a house and a scooter taking big steps now before I came here i was homeless so lets just say this place SAVED MY LIFE.. Thanks again!!

AWS actually cares about their patients, they got me right in. Im so grateful for Dr Goyal and his staff. My life is improving greatly. I start a new job next week. Im hopeful for a better future since coming to the clinic

I love this doctor and his staff they are life saver i been going here for over 2 months now and they are about saving life thanks to Dr. Goyal and his whole staff

The services are great! This place saved my life! Melissa is so helpful and Dr Goyal is very caring! Anyone with negative reviews probably got discharged for negative behavior! Thankful for AWS

Great service, Very friendly, I could not find anywhere in town that medical card covered everything until I found AWS! THEY HAVE TRULY HELPED SAVE AND CHANGE MY ENTIRE LIFE AROUND!

Dr. Goyal has been super helpful. Because of him I'm able to live life again. The staff are super nice and are willing to work with you.

I recommend for people to come here! Dr Goyal is very good and caring! I tell all my friends and family seeking care that they should come here! They have helped me stay clean

Very professional staff and well informed. Always treated with kindness. On time visits and super helpful too. Strongly recommend for addiction service.

Wow ! I didnt know that. I was thinking about switching to vapors to help me reduce my smoking! Cause I need to quit but I feel like quitting might be a lost cause for me. Hopefully I can prove myself wrong.

Dr. Goyal and Melissa are amazing!

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28th September 2019

Know More about Opioid Addiction, Overdose and Treatment Programs

Opioid addiction and abuse is increasing at an exponential rate and has become a national crisis in the United States. Do you know that the National Institute on Drug Abuse has reported that more than 2 million Americans abuse opioids and over 90 Americans die..

7th September 2019

What is the Right Way to Treat Opioid Addiction?

Drug addiction begins in a harmless manner with the voluntary act of taking drugs for recreational purposes or via prescriptions for pain relief, but over time a person’s ability to refrain from taking them becomes compromised.

22nd August 2019

What Does Pain Management Entail?

Are you struggling to get through the day, gritting your teeth, and unsure if this agony coursing through your body will ever go away?

If you or someone you know is struggling with opioid addiction

Please contact us today at 815-977-4516 we want to help!