Dr. Juan Alzate, MD

Dr. Juan Alzate, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Juan Alzate, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Libertyville, IL. He specializes in neurosurgery.

712 S Milwaukee Ave

Libertyville, IL 60048

Contact Information

(847) 362-1848

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Alzate performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Alzate's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

49  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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17  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.

Education

Education data for Dr. Alzate is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Alzate has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Alzate's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Alzate to family and friends
30 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Alzate's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Can't say enough good things. If you need back surgery, this is the man! I was walking the dog the next day, my excruciating pain gone!
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Dr. Alzate is a good surgeon. He does not have a good bed side manner. His office visits are run like an assembly line. He seem unwilling to listen to patients and unable to admit that he could have misspoke. I do not believe he knows or cares which patient is in front of him. He ordered...more
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Well had my back surgery in December walked out of hospital 2 hr after with no pain to this day I am pain free I do have a lot of arthritic in my body but the pain I had was hip pain after I had it replaced and some leg pain after surgery no more pain in leg or hip and backed felt fine he was...more
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I have read all the reviews about this doctor, Some were horrible but I thought I should give him a chance. I came to his office for the first time, He was rude and did not treat me, his patient, like a human being at all. Patients come to a Dr. when they are in misery, They do not deserve...more
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Dr Alzate preformed a cervical discectomy on me 2 weeks ago, and I am pain free! Within a week of my surgery, I didn’t even need pain meds! I would highly recommend Dr Alzate, he and his staff are amazing!
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