Dr. Joshua Rosenow, MD

Dr. Joshua Rosenow, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
48 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Joshua Rosenow, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 15 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Northwestern Medical Group

675 N Saint Clair St Ste 20-250

Chicago, IL 60611
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Brain Surgery
very high
more than 93% of peers
more than 87% of peers
Brain Disorders
more than 87% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kyphosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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21  Procedures

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.


  • Yale University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Westchester Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Westchester Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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  • Explains condition(s) well
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What People Say About Dr. Joshua Rosenow, MD
After dealing with several neurological conditions the last 14 years and seeing a multitude of doctors I rate Dr Rosenow #1. Very compassionate.
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Evansville – Jun 02, 2018
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Dr. Rosenow performed surgery on me to implant a spinal cord stimulator. When we first went to meet him, to determine if he would be the one I would trust performing work on my spine, he was very generous with his time and explained everything to the level of detail my husband and I needed. It is...Read More
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Sharon O in Saint Charles, IL – Jan 29, 2017
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I drive five (5) hours to see him because Dr. Rosenow is absolutely fabulous! He had to correct what the MDs in my major city couldn't do. Dr Rosenow works on some of the most difficult cases in the world! I am some thankful for that!!!
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StLouPt in St Louis, MO – Jul 27, 2016
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