Dr. Dennis Groothuis, MD

Dr. Dennis Groothuis, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
(16)
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Dr. Dennis Groothuis, MD is a neurology doctor who practices in Skokie, IL. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 46 years.

9650 Gross Point Rd # 3900

Skokie, IL 60076

Contact Information

(847) 570-2073

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • HealthLink
  • MultiPlan

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Top Care Areas

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Migraine
very high
more than 91% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Groothuis "I interact with patients to review the history of their neurological problems, and work with them through the diagnostic and treatment process. It is important for me that my patients learn as much about their symptoms and problem as they can."
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Specialties

  • Neurology
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Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adult Cerebral Palsy
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anosmia
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Benign Positional Vertigo
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervicogenic Headache
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Hiccups
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complicated Migraine
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dizziness
  • Dysphagia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Facial Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Neck Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Occupational Injuries
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Parkinsonism
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
  • Spastic Paraparesis
  • Spasticity
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Thrombosis
  • Tic Disorders
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Aura
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Weakness

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Procedures

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)

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

  • University Of Chicago/The Pritzker School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • University of Chicago
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Groothuis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Groothuis' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Groothuis to family and friends
4.3
based on 16 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Groothuis' Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Skokie, IL |
In my initial consult appt, I found Dr. Groothuis to be one of the most thorough, knowledgeable, upfront doctors I've ever encountered.
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Dr. Groothuis accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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