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Dr. Juan Jimenez, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 49

Dr. Jimenez

Dr. Juan Jimenez, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Kankakee, IL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles in 1996 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(815) 932-7200

Dr. Jimenez accepts the following insurance:

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

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. Jimenez's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jimenez performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Jimenez performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Jimenez treats Spondylosis more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Jimenez treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Jimenez's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

As a doctor, I am patient-centered, compassionate, and honest. I strive for outstanding outcomes through careful surgical selection.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

University of Miami Department of Neurology
Residency Hospital
University of Miami Hospital
Internship Hospital
1996
David Geffen School Of Medicine At UCLA, University Of California, Los Angeles
Medical School
1996

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Jimenez's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Jimenez

4.0

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
73.6842105263158%
(14)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
1 Star
21.05263157894737%
(4)

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Had a severe lower back problem with two bad discs. Dr. Jimenez operated and fixed both and I went home the same day. After a 2 week recuperation period, I haven't had any pain or have I taken any medication including Tylenol for my lower back in the last 3 months. I went from being barely able...Read More
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He is a jerk when you question him. He had a hissy fit over me wanting a second option and he only thought his option was valid. His response to me asking for a second option was Why are you here then!?!. My personal experience in the past when you ask a doctor for a second option, they are happy...Read More
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Never met a better Doctor. Very compassionate and caring.Took his time and explained everything. I recommended Dr.Jiminez to my sister and a friend. I've needed back surgery for a long time, I could barely walk. Pain got so bad I had an MRI elsewhere that showed my disc was obliterated. Then I...Read More
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