Dr. Javad Hekmatpanah, MD

Dr. Javad Hekmatpanah, MD

Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 83
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Javad Hekmatpanah, MD is a neurology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 54 years. He graduated from Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine in 1956 and specializes in neurology and neurosurgery.

5841 S Maryland Ave

Chicago, IL 60637

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health
  • Sagamore Health Network

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more than 53% of peers
Spine Disorders
more than 50% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
more than 42% of peers

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  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Tehran University Of Medical Sciences, Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1956
  • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1958
  • University Chicago Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1964
  • Wisconsin Genl Hosp/U Wisc
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1961

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hekmatpanah has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hekmatpanah's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hekmatpanah to family and friends
based on 2 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (2)

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  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Hekmatpanah's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Horrible Dr. Went there for my chiari. He said I didn't have it. I did and i saw an actual specialist and needed brain surgery to slow the rapidly increasing symptoms. I went from over 50 symptoms to a couple. Now I mainly have migraine. Dr Helmet does NOT listen to patients. He had a personal...more
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