Dr. Kanu Panchal, MD

Dr. Kanu Panchal, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 68
Dr. Kanu Panchal, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Hoffman Estates, IL. He graduated from Gujarat University India and specializes in neurosurgery.

1555 Barrington Rd Ste 315

Hoffman Estates, IL 60169

Contact Information

(847) 843-7066

Insurance Accepted

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

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Traumatic Brain Injury
very high
more than 96% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 93% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 92% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

45  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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14  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Gujarat University India
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Michael Reese Hospital Chicago Il
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Illinois Chicago
    Residency 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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What People Say About Dr. Kanu Panchal, MD
Treated my mother for subdural hematoma and emergency surgery. Fabulous doctor that provided understandable information to us as well as my mother. Extremely attentive at appointments and always puts the patients best interest first. Asks the right questions, makes sure patient understands....Read More
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Annie in South Elgin, IL – Jan 24, 2017
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Dr Panchal is actually a very nice & thorough doctor. Unfortunately, his front office ladies are HORRIBLE!!! I only gave 5 stars to Dr Panchal because if you're willing to endure rude, incompetent & lazy assistants, then he's worth it. They do NOTHING to get a referral and go back to the primary....Read More
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John Doe in Chicago, IL – Aug 30, 2016
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I have had 2 laminectomies for spinal stenosis over a 10 year period with Dr. Panchal (on different spinal segments). My outcomes for both have been excellent. He gets right to the point and gets the job done. He is not the most outgoing person so you need to ask questions beyond the basics but...Read More
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Colleen in Fox Lake, IL – Jul 18, 2016
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He was very dismissive and didn't seem interested in listening to me or hearing about my condition. He started bad mouthing my other doctors and more or less calling me a junkie for using narcotics to deal with low back pain. This was the worst experience I've ever had with any doctor. During my...Read More
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Jason S in Marengo, IL – Feb 22, 2016
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