Dr. Douglas Anderson, MD

NeurosurgeryMaleAge 68

Dr. Anderson
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Loyola University Medical Center

2160 S 1st Ave Maywood, IL 60153

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Dr. Douglas Anderson, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Maywood, IL and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Anderson has more experience with Pediatric Neurosurgery than other specialists in his area. He graduated from R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci medical school in 1977. He is affiliated with Loyola University Medical Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Anderson to book an appointment.

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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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Biography

Dr. Douglas Anderson, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Maywood, IL and has over 44 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Anderson has more experience...Read more

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery
  • Movement Disorders Surgery
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery
  • Neurovascular Surgery
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery

Education

Chicago Medical School
Medical School
1983
Loyola University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1978
Loyola U
Internship Hospital
1977
R Franklin Univ Of Med & Sci
Medical School
1974
University Of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
Undergraduate School
,

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What are Dr. Douglas Anderson, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Anderson frequently treats Pediatric Neurosurgery. See all practice areas where Dr. Anderson specializes.

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Dr. Anderson's office is located at 2160 S 1st Ave, Maywood, IL 60153. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Anderson treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Anderson treats other conditions, please contact the office at (708) 216-3208.

Pediatric Neurosurgery

Pediatric neurosurgeons perform surgical procedures to treat diseases and conditions of the brain and spinal cord in children and teenagers under age 18.Compare with other Pediatric Neurosurgery specialists.

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Dr. Anderson's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain Abscess
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari Malformation Type 1
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chordoma
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Craniosynostosis, Autosomal Dominant
  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Extradural Hemorrhage
  • 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
  • Neurofibrosarcoma
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurostimulator Implantation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reconstruction for Craniosynos
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

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Dr. Anderson accepts the following insurance:

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American Enterprise Group
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
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
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
HealthPartners
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
State Farm
UnitedHealthCare
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Locations

Loyola University Medical Center

Loyola University Medical Center2160 S 1st Ave Maywood, IL 60153
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