Dr. Juan C. Alzate, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 48

712 S Milwaukee Ave
Libertyville, IL 60048
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Dr. Alzate:

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Dr. Alzate's Experience

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Dr. Alzate's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Alzate Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Conditions Dr. Alzate Treats

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
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Hospital Quality

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Evanston Hospital
2650 Ridge Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201
Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital
450 West Highway 22
Barrington, IL 60010

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
The American Center for Spine & Neurosurgery
The American Center for Spine & Neurosurgery
712 S Milwaukee Ave
Libertyville, IL 60048
American Ctr Spine Neurosurgery
American Ctr Spine Neurosurgery
712 S Milwaukee Ave
Libertyville, IL 60048
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    Dr. Alzate's Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
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    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Neuroplasty
    • Neurostimulation
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    2
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Injury
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Stenosis
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    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
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    Background Check for Dr. Alzate

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
    • 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.
    4

    Awards & Recognitions

    5

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Alzate & Staff

    • English
    • Russian
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Alzate's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 5 hospitals where Dr. Alzate has admitting privileges:

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    • Advocate Condell Medical Center

    • Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital

    • Evanston Hospital

    • Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital

    • Vista Medical Center East

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Alzate

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alzate to family and friends

    19 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Alzate's Office & Staff
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    19 responses
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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    19 responses
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    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    19 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 17 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Alzate
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    19 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    19 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    19 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    19 responses
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    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Alzate accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • Kaiser Permanente
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Meritain Health
    • MultiPlan
    • National Elevator
    • Pipefitters
    • Principal Life
    • Travelers
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
    • Worker's Compensation
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    Office Locations

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    The American Center for Spine & Neurosurgery
    712 S Milwaukee Ave
    Libertyville, IL 60048
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    American Ctr Spine Neurosurgery
    712 S Milwaukee Ave
    Libertyville, IL 60048
    (847) 362-1848 (Office)
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