Dr. Colleen Buhrfiend, MD

Dr. Colleen Buhrfiend, MD

Pediatric NeurologyFemale

Accepting new patients

Dr. Colleen Buhrfiend, MD is a Pediatric Neurology Specialist in Chicago, IL. She is affiliated with Rush University Medical Center. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Buhrfiend to book an appointment.

Locations

Rush Pediatric Medical Service Plan

New Patient?
(312) 620-1297
Rush University Subspecialty Care1725 W Harrison St Ste 710 Chicago, IL 60612
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Care Philosophy

"I tend to spend a lot of time with the parents. I spend a lot of time speaking with the parents. I want them to understand their child's neurologic problem - the diagnosis. And in order to do that I tend to spend a..."

- Dr. Colleen Buhrfiend, MD

At a Glance

  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
  • Practices at Top Hospital Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ See hospitals
  • Hospital Satisfaction Patients said they were highly satisfied at this doctor's hospital. See hospitals

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Background

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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. Buhrfiend's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Evaluation for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buhrfiend performs Evaluation for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Buhrfiend performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Head CT Scan
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buhrfiend performs Head CT Scan more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Buhrfiend performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Grip and-or Muscle Group Pull Test
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Buhrfiend performs Grip and-or Muscle Group Pull Test more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Buhrfiend performs this procedure more than 80% of her peers

Dr. Buhrfiend's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brainstem Auditory Evoked Response Test
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Compound Muscle Action Potential (CMAP) Scan
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia Evaluation
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Evaluation for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery
  • Evoked Potential Test
  • Fever-Induced Seizure
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Grip and-or Muscle Group Pull Test
  • Head CT Scan
  • Headache
  • Home Sleep Study
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • ImPACT Testing
  • Insomnia
  • Low Back Pain
  • Memory Evaluation
  • Migraine
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nystagmus
  • Peripheral Neuropathy Testing
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Quantitative Sensory Test (QST)
  • Rathke's Cleft Cyst
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Sudoscan
  • Syncope
  • TCD Bubble Test
  • Tension Headache
  • Tic Disorders
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Wada Test

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(312) 620-1297

Dr. Buhrfiend accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
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HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

About Me

Care Philosophy

I tend to spend a lot of time with the parents. I spend a lot of time speaking with the parents. I want them to understand their child's neurologic problem...Read more

Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurology

Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Colleen Buhrfiend, MD?

Call (312) 620-1297 to make an appointment as a new patient, or (312) 942-4036 for existing patients or other inquiries. Click here for more information.

Does Dr. Colleen Buhrfiend, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Buhrfiend has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Colleen Buhrfiend, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Colleen Buhrfiend, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. Buhrfiend's profile to make an appointment.

Does Dr. Colleen Buhrfiend, MD accept my insurance?

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What are Dr. Colleen Buhrfiend, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Buhrfiend frequently treats Evaluation for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery, Head CT Scan, and Grip and-or Muscle Group Pull Test. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Buhrfiend treats.

Where is Dr. Colleen Buhrfiend, MD's office located?

Dr. Buhrfiend's office is located at 1725 W Harrison St Ste 710, Chicago, IL 60612. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Buhrfiend is affiliated with the following hospital. Select the hospital below to learn more.

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Rush University Medical Center

Chicago, IL

80% Patient Experience Rating, 11% higher than the national average

3 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020)