Dr. Kaiz Asif, MD

Dr. Kaiz Asif, MD

Endovascular Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 39
Dr. Kaiz Asif, MD is an endovascular neurosurgery specialist in Joliet, IL and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from Smt.NHL Municipal Medical College in 2003 and specializes in endovascular neurosurgery, vascular neurology, and more.Read his story

301 Madison St Ste 300

Joliet, IL 60435

Contact Information

(815) 725-4367

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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more than 75% of peers
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
more than 70% of peers
Carotid Artery Disease
more than 45% of peers

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Dr. Asif's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Asif "I specialize in vascular (artery and vein) disorders of the Brain and spinal cord. I perform procedures to treat strokes, carotid/vertebral artery stenosis, brain aneurysms, venous disorders of the brain, AVMs or AV Fistulas (brain and spinal cord) and tumor embolizations. "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Asif "My goal is to treat the patient as a whole rather than just the disease. "

4  Specialties

  • Endovascular Neurosurgery
  • Adult Neurology
  • Neurocritical Care
  • Vascular Neurology

2  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Vascular Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

83  Conditions Treated

  • Acute Stroke
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Arterial Dissection
  • Arteriovenous Fistula
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Brain
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Hemorrhage
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Artery Stenosis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Confusion
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Dural Arteriovenous Fistulas
  • Dystonia
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Lambert-Eaton Syndrome
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vertebral Artery Dissection
  • Vertebral Artery Stenosis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
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23  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.


  • Smt Nhl Muni Med
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • Smt.NHL Municipal Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Asif has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Gujarati
  • Hindi
  • Urdu

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Asif's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Asif to family and friends
18 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Asif's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

I was experiencing speech and general awareness difficulty and was brought to ER. Dr. Asif was called, and promptly ordered testing which located a blood clot in an artery in the brain. He then proceeded to perform a removal of the clot by angiography, opening the previously closed artery to a...more
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Dr. Asif saved my mother's life. My mom had an aneurysm that popped. He was able to thoroughly advise me and my family of what is going to happen. He is a young doctor but has great confidence. Absolute aces in my book!
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Dr. Asif is great!! He rearranged his schedule for two days & gave my husband the excellent care he needed.. Dr. has always taken time to explain everything with us, show us the scans, & address any concerns we had. We are so thankful he was consulted. His staff is just as amazing. Cheryl NP and...more
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I had a stroke in November while I was 4 months pregnant. Dr. Asif and his team saved my life. I had brain surgery due to a colt he took care of it right away and continued to check on me the whole time and did what was in my best interest. He goes above and beyond for his patients and I continue...more
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I recently had a stroke, and was seeing Dr. Asif for a follow-up visit. He explained the test results in a manner that I understood. I asked questions and he answered them to my satisfaction. I did not feel rushed. He is very caring. He really listens and is reassuring.
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