Accepting new patients

Dr. Douglas Anderson, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 66

Dr. Anderson

Loyola University Medical Center

2160 S 1st Ave Maywood, IL 60153

Make an Appointment

Show Phone Number


Dr. Douglas Anderson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Maywood, IL and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Chicago Medical School and specializes in neurosurgery, cerebrovascular neurosurgery, and more.


Insurance Check

Search for your insurance provider

Dr. Anderson accepts

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

(708) 216-3208

Dr. Anderson accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
American Enterprise Group
Assurant Health
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
Blue Choice
Bluegrass Family Health
Worker's Compensation WC
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
HealthPartners
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
State Farm
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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
Learn more about background checks

Experience Check

Check Dr. Anderson's experience treating your condition or procedure

Dr. Anderson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anderson performs Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Anderson performs this procedure more than 99% of his peers

Brain Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anderson performs Brain Surgery more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Anderson performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Hydrocephalus
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Anderson treats Hydrocephalus more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Anderson treats this condition more than 97% 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

Dr. Anderson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Ataxia
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • 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)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Douglas Anderson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Maywood, IL and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Chicago Medical School and specializes in neurosurgery, cerebrovascular neurosurgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
  • Movement Disorders Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Chicago Medical School
Medical School
1983
Loyola University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1983
Loyola University Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1977
R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci
Medical School
1974
University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
Undergraduate School
1983
1983
1977
1974

Awards

Dr. Anderson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Anderson

4.5

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
87.5%
(14)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
12.5%
(2)

Leave a review

How likely are you to recommend
Dr. Anderson?
(Select your rating)
Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Anderson's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Douglas Anderson, MD
Reply
I saw Dr.Anderson for a second opinion.He provided me with an accurate,honest opinion and did not put me through unnecessary surgery or radiation. So very glad I saw him and will see him again.
Was this helpful?
thumbs up icon option1
thumbs down icon option
×Post a ResponseAre you Dr. Douglas Anderson, MD?

Leave a review

How was your experience with Dr. Anderson?