Dr. Edward Mkrdichian, MD

Dr. Edward Mkrdichian, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
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Dr. Edward Mkrdichian, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Skokie, IL and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from Rush Medical College Of Rush University in 1979 and specializes in neurosurgery.

9650 Gross Point Rd # 2900

Skokie, IL 60076

Contact Information

(847) 570-1440

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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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. Mkrdichian's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mkrdichian treats Low Back Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Mkrdichian treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mkrdichian treats Meningiomas more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Mkrdichian treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Herniated Disc
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Mkrdichian treats Herniated Disc more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Mkrdichian treats this condition more than 82% of his peers

Dr. Mkrdichian's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Hemorrhage
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
Cyst
Degenerative Disc Disease
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Ependymoma
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Facial Pain
Fracture
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
Glioblastoma
Glioma
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Lichen Simplex Chronicus
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Neck Pain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pinched Nerve in Back
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Neurosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hematoma
Subdural Hemorrhage
Syringomyelia
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Tumor
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

My approach is to present the patient with all available options with utmost honesty and clarity. Engage them and their families in the decision making process based on my professional opinion without swaying or steering them toward a specific typ...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1999
    Mayo Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    1999
  • 1985
    Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1985
  • 1979
    Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School
    1979

Languages

  • Arabic
  • Armenian
  • Assyrian
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Eleanor Clarke Award for outstanding patient care, 1985

Dr. Mkrdichian's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Mkrdichian

3.9

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
68.42105263157895%
(13)
4 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
26.31578947368421%
(5)

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My experience was great. The surgery was successful and I am pain-free. Dr. Mkrdichian was excellent. I would recommend him to anyone who needs back surgery.
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Dr. has taken care of our daughter since 1993. She had a medullablastoma when she was 19 years old. We thank God everyday that he put Dr. Mkrdichian in our path. He is an amazing, brilliant and compassionate physician. Our daughter is 42 years old now and has Masters in Education. Thank you Dr....Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO

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Evanston Hospital

Evanston, IL

Glenbrook Hospital

Glenview, IL

Highland Park Hospital

Highland Park, IL

Skokie Hospital

Skokie, IL

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