Dr. Cynthia Z. Africk, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Female • Age 51

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Dr. Africk's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
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  • Arterial Line Insertion
  • Brain Surgery
  • Carbon Dioxide Laser Skin Resurfacing Treatment
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Central Line Insertion (for Chemotherapy)
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Endotracheal Intubation
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Frameless Stereotactic Surgery
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Neck Surgery
  • Neurolytic Nerve Block
  • Neuroplasty
  • Pacemaker Implantation, Temporary
  • Pericardiocentesis
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Surgery
  • Thoracentesis
  • Tracheostomy
  • Vertebroplasty
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  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Injury
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pancreatitis
  • Paracentesis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
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Background Check for Dr. Africk

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  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Medical School

Loyola University Chicago School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1989

Internship Hospital

Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, Ca

Residency Hospital

University Of Illinois

Fellowship Hospital

American College Of Surgeons
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Africk & Staff

  • English
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