Dr. Adam Sonabend Worthalter, MD

Dr. Adam Sonabend Worthalter, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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37 y/o
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Dr. Adam Sonabend Worthalter, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 4 years. He specializes in neurosurgery and neuro-oncology.Read his story

Northwestern Medical Group

675 N Saint Clair St Ste 21-100

Chicago, IL 60611
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Illinois
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • HealthLink
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • HFN
  • Humana

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Sonabend Worthalter's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Subdural Hemorrhage
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sonabend Worthalter treats Subdural Hemorrhage more than 49% of his peers

Dr. Sonabend Worthalter treats this condition more than 49% of his peers

Brain Cancer
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sonabend Worthalter treats Brain Cancer more than 48% of his peers

Dr. Sonabend Worthalter treats this condition more than 48% of his peers

Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sonabend Worthalter treats Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma) more than 47% of his peers

Dr. Sonabend Worthalter treats this condition more than 47% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adult Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma
  • Astrocytoma
  • Benign Astrocytoma
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brainstem Glioma
  • Cerebellar Astrocytoma
  • Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Chordoma
  • Glioma
  • Gliomatosis Cerebri
  • Juvenile Pilocytic Astrocytoma
  • Malignant Astrocytoma
  • Malignant Glioma
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Melanoma-Astrocytoma Syndrome
  • Oligodendroglioma
  • Visual Pathway and Hypothalamic Glioma

Dr. Sonabend Worthalter's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
All Lymphoma
Anemia
Aneurysm
Arachnoid Cyst
Astrocytoma
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Biopsy
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor Surgery
Brainstem Glioma
Cancer
Cavernous Malformation Brain
Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Herniated Disc
Cervical Spine Disorders
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Surgery
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Colloid Cyst of Third Ventricle
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniotomy
Cushing's Syndrome
Ear Disorders
Endoscopic Neurosurgery
Epilepsy
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Fracture
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Glioblastoma
Gynecologic Cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Hemangioblastoma
Hemifacial Spasm
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Hypercoagulable State
Leukocytosis
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Lumbar Spine Surgery
Lung Cancer
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Medulloblastoma
Melanoma
Meningiomas
Microsurgery of Brain Tumors
Microvascular Decompression
Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery
Multiple Myeloma
Neck Pain
Neuroplasty
Neutropenia
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Ovarian Cancer
Pineal Region Tumors
Pituitary Disease
Pituitary Surgery
Pituitary Tumor
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Radiosurgery - CyberKnife® and Gamma Knife
Reticulosarcoma
Sciatica
Secondary Malignancies
Shunts
Skin Cancer
Skull Base Surgery
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Stereotactic Neurosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stomach Diseases
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Urinary Disorders
Vascular Disease

About Me

We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person. 

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neuro-Oncology

Education

2015
New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
Residency Hospital
2009
New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
Internship Hospital
2007
Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico
Medical School
2015
2009
2007

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Sonabend Worthalter's Reviews

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In 2016 an MRI had shown that I had a brain tumor had grown from a slip and fall.After much research I found Dr.Sonabend to have the credentials and expertise to remove it.From my first meeting with him to the day of surgery Dr.Sonabend and his incredible team made me feel so comfortable and...Read More
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Dr. Adam Sonabend is a phenomenal neurosurgeon. He always makes me feel at ease when I see him, despite the severity of my condition. I wouldn't trust anyone more than I trust Dr. Sonabend. He spent a lot of time explaining my condition to my family and I. I had a meningioma the size of a...Read More
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Dr. Sonabend is so wonderful. Was caring, patient and helpful every step of the way!
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Dr. Sonabend, had such a pleasant way when he started out " I know something about you but I don't know everything I' ll tell you what I know and you can fill in ". So pleasant made one feel at ease immediately. The time he took to explain everything covering all angles and giving the patient...Read More
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Dr. Sonabend is gifted and caring surgeon. His surgical skills are amazing. I required a very difficult brain stem tumor surgery. I came out of the surgery with no complications. I had a quick recovery. Dr. Sonabend spent a lot of time with me and my family both before and AFTER the...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna Better Health
Aetna HMO
Aetna Student Health
Choice POS
Choice POS II
Elect Choice PPO
Health Network Option
Limited Benefits Insurance Plan PPO
Managed Choice POS
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Advantage PPO
Open Access Aetna Select
Open Access Elect Choice
Open Access HMO
Open Access Managed Choice
Open Choice PPO
Peformance Network
Premier Care Network
Quality Point-of-Service POS
Savings Plus
Select
Traditional Choice
Voluntary Group Medical Plan
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Choice
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois HMO
Blue Precision HMO
Cigna
Choice Fund Open Access Plus
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna Network
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Global Health Benefits
GWH Open Access Plus POS
LocalPlus
Network Open Access
Open Access
Open Access HMO
Open Access POS
Shared Administration
Cofinity
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care HMO
Coventry Health Care POS
Coventry Health Care PPO
CoventryOne HMO
Coventry Health Care of Illinois
Coventry Health Care of Illinois HMO
Coventry Health Care of Illinois POS
Coventry Health Care of Illinois PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care) POS
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Galaxy Health Network
Galaxy Health Network PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink HMO
HealthLink PPO
HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
Interplan Health Group
HFN
Community Health Connect
Community Health Connect Elite
Community Health Connect Premier
HFN EPO
HFN PPO
HFN-10
HFN-20
HFN-Platinum
Workers Compensation
Humana
Choice
Choice Care PPO
HMO Premier HMO
Humana EPO
Humana PPO
National POS
National POS – Open Access POS
National Preferred Open Access
Preferred PPO
Medicaid
Meridian Health Plan
MultiPlan
Private HealthCare Systems
Tricare
Prime
Prime Extra
Prime Select
Prime Standard
TRICARE Prime Remote
TRICARE Reserve Select
UnitedHealthCare
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 1 HMO
AARP MedicareComplete SecureHorizons Plan 2 HMO
Choice
Choice Plus
Medicare Advantage
Options PPO
Select HMO
Select Plus EPO
Select Plus HMO
Select Plus POS
United Healthcare PPO

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