Dr. Herbert Engelhard, MD

Dr. Herbert Engelhard, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 63
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Dr. Herbert Engelhard, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Chicago, IL. He graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

912 S Wood St

Chicago, IL 60612

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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more than 34% of peers
Spine Disorders
normal
more than 19% of peers
Brain Disorders
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more than 15% of peers

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Dr. Engelhard's bio

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

43  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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14  Procedures

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 2/2/2015
    Amount or Range: $195,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: Cook County, IL
    State: Illinois
0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

1 Board Action
  • Substandard Care, Incompetence or Negligence (9/18/2016)
    Action Taken: Fine
    Summary: Engelhard III, Herbert H MD: License # 036063276: NATURE OF COMPLAINT: The Department received information that Respondent settled a lawsuit arising out of his failure to properly perform spinal procedure on one of his patients. ACTION TAKEN: The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation placed a REPRIMAND on the physician's license and imposed a FINE in the amount of $2,500.
    State: Illinois

Education

  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Duke University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Washington University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Northwestern University Chicago Il
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Children's Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Engelhard's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Engelhard

3.4

Based on 5 reviews

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Very thoughtful. Honest and patient. Very knowledgeable and kind. Made me feel confident in his abilities.
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