Dr. Christopher Loftus, MD

Dr. Christopher Loftus, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 64
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Dr. Christopher Loftus, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Maywood, IL and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in neurosurgery, cerebrovascular neurosurgery, and more.

2160 S 1st Ave

Maywood, IL 60153

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  • Aetna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthPartners
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Spine Disorders
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more than 42% of peers
Brain Disorders
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more than 36% of peers
Vascular Disease
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more than 29% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
  • Neurovascular Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

30  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Ear Disorders
  • Extracranial Carotid Occlusive Disease
  • Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Malformations

9  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Dartmouth College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Colum Presby Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Colum Presby Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Loftus' Reviews

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What People Say About Dr. Christopher Loftus, MD
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I had surgery by dr. Loftus and he did a terrible job on my back. The scar down my spine was not that large that he couldn't have stitched it instead of stapling the wound. 2nd was my hip which was 4" and again no stitches. I called and sent photos to show him. The box in my hip is not buried it...Read More
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