Dr. Michael Musacchio Jr, MD

Dr. Michael Musacchio Jr, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 42
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Dr. Michael Musacchio Jr, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Evanston, IL. He graduated from Rush University and specializes in neurosurgery.

2650 Ridge Ave

Evanston, IL 60201

Contact Information

(847) 570-1440

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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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. Musacchio Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Musacchio Jr treats Spine Disorders more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Musacchio Jr treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Musacchio Jr treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

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

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Musacchio Jr performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Musacchio Jr performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy

Dr. Musacchio Jr's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Disorders
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Complex Spinal Reconstruction
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
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
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

I consider surgery to be a last resort, but when needed should be done with the most minimally invasive and technologically advanced techniques possible.  This provides the best opportunity for treatment success while minimizing pain and disability to the patient.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Rush University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
  • Rush University
    Medical School

Awards

Dr. Musacchio Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Musacchio Jr

4.7

Based on 37 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
5.405405405405405%
(2)

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I’m a Dallas Texas patient. Dr Musacchio is one of the most centered, caring, compassionate, intelligent Physician. You canot find a better, knowledgeable Neurosurgeon. He is the best and will give his all.
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If I could leave 10 stars I would! I suffered with severe sciatic pain in my left leg after series of unfortunate events. I was recommended to Dr. Musacchio by my family doctor Dr. Tanney. It turned out that several of my friends from church had also used Dr. Musacchio and had wonderful success...Read More
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I am one of his Dallas patients and wish I could travel to Chicago to see him now! Such a fine and caring physician. Expert in his field, prompt, looks at the whole picture and goes above and beyond.
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This man saved my life and not just in a physical way but so much more. When my back was against a wall, he and his staff worked to tear that wall down. I miss that he moved away from DFW. I want to thank him for the Above and Beyond work he did for me on a personal level.....he listened and I put...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO

Affiliated Hospitals

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Evanston Hospital

Evanston, IL

Glenbrook Hospital

Glenview, IL

Highland Park Hospital

Highland Park, IL

Skokie Hospital

Skokie, IL

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