Dr. Maciej Lesniak, MD

Dr. Maciej Lesniak, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
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48 y/o
(11)

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Dr. Maciej Lesniak, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 16 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Northwestern Medical Group

675 N Saint Clair St Ste 20-250

Chicago, IL 60611
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Self Pay
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Meningiomas
very high
more than 97% of peers
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
very high
more than 89% of peers
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
normal
more than 76% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

52  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Tumor
  • 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
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skull Base Tumor
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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16  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

  • Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lesniak has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lesniak's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lesniak

2.8

Based on 11 reviews

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My son recently had brain surgery performed by Dr. Lesniak to remove a tumor resting on his facial nerve, balance and hearing nerves. From the moment we saw Dr. Lesniak, our experience with him and his staff was so very professional, kind and reassuring. Dr. Lesnial told me my son would walk out...Read More
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B Perlson in Aurora, IL – Oct 06, 2016
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Dr lesniak is the best. When my husband needed surgery for his brain tumor, dr lesniak came up with a total new way to perform the surgery that had never been done. He has performed 5 surgeries on him. He is straight and to the point. No better Doctor. He is the best. And his staff is excellent.
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Christina in Portage, IN – Sep 20, 2016
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