Dr. Douglas Anderson, MD

Dr. Douglas Anderson, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Douglas Anderson, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Maywood, IL and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Chicago Medical School and specializes in neurosurgery, cerebrovascular neurosurgery, and more.

2160 S 1st Ave

Maywood, IL 60153

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • 8 More

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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. 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 35 years. He graduated from Chicago Medical School and specializes in neurosurgery, cerebrovascular neurosurgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
  • Critical Care Neurosurgery
  • Movement Disorders Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Awards

Dr. Anderson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Anderson

4.5

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
12.5%
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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.
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Aetna
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Assurant Health
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
Blue Choice Test
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 Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO