Dr. Christopher Loftus, MD

Dr. Christopher Loftus, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 65
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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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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. Loftus' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Intervertebral Disc Disease
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Loftus treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 40% of his peers

Dr. Loftus treats this condition more than 40% of his peers

Spine Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Loftus treats Spine Disorders more than 21% of his peers

Dr. Loftus treats this condition more than 21% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Bone Disorders
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Loftus treats Bone Disorders more than 15% of his peers

Dr. Loftus treats this condition more than 15% of his peers

Dr. Loftus' conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebral Revascularization
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Ear Disorders
Extracranial Carotid Occlusive Disease
Fracture
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for AVM
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spine Disorders
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Malformations

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
  • Neurovascular Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Loftus' Reviews

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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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