Dr. Kenneth Heiferman, MD

Dr. Kenneth Heiferman, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
Dr. Kenneth Heiferman, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Elmhurst, IL and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1200 S York St Ste 3160

Elmhurst, IL 60126

Contact Information

(847) 999-4156

Insurance Accepted

  • Cigna

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Heiferman "Dr. Heiferman is a board-certified neurosurgeon with over 15 years of experience treating the full range of neurosurgical disorders. He is an authority on the surgical and non-surgical treatment of back and neck pains. Dr. Heiferman has significant expertise and experience performing complex spine surgeries including minimally invasive procedures and artificial disc replacement surgery, which have shown to reduce post-operative pain and speed recovery time. Dr. Heiferman holds in high regard a conservative approach to patient care. He recommends invasive surgery only after non-surgical alternatives have been ruled out. He has served as chair of the neuroscience section for the Society of Photo Optical Instrumentation Engineers and holds memberships in several professional organizations, including the American Medical Association, American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Congress of Neurological Surgeons and the North American Spine Society."
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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

6  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

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  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • McGaw Medical Center Of Northwestern University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • McGaw Medical Center Of Northwestern University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Chicago Institute Of Neurosurgery and Neuroresearch
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Kenneth Heiferman, MD
Twelve years ago Dr. Heiferman replaced almost my entire neck with titanium. After the surgery I never had to use any painkillers whatsoever. In the twelve years following I have never experienced one twinge of pain. I truly believe his hands are blessed by God. I feel so lucky that I was directed...Read More
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