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Dr. Charles Chuman, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 72

Dr. Chuman

Dr. Charles Chuman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Crown Point, IN and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(219) 757-6410

Dr. Chuman accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO

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Dr. Chuman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Hydrocephalus
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chuman treats Hydrocephalus more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Chuman treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Hydrocephalus, Child
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Low Back Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chuman treats Low Back Pain more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Chuman treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Brain Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Chuman treats Brain Disorders more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Chuman treats this condition more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Chuman's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Charles Chuman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Crown Point, IN and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine in 1973 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1978
University Of Washington
Fellowship Hospital
1977
University Of Washington
Residency Hospital
1974
Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1973
University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
Medical School
1978
1977
1974
1973

Languages

  • French
  • English

Awards

Dr. Chuman's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Chuman

4.5

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
13.333333333333334%
(2)

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He was a lazy doctor. No bedside manner. Dismissive and condescending. Did not explain anything, was in the room for no more than 3 minutes.
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Compassionate, knowledgeable outstanding clinical skills
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Amazing doctor and great bedside manner. Took amazing care of my dad
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