Dr. Michael Musacchio Jr, MD

Dr. Michael Musacchio Jr, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
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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Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

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This content was provided by Dr. Musacchio Jr "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."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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22  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.


  • Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Musacchio Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Michael Musacchio Jr, MD
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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L Lowery in Dallas, TX – Jul 18, 2018
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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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Joe Finze in Mchenry – Jun 12, 2017
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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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Lu Ann B in Carrollton, TX – Jan 21, 2017
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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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Nadine Miller in Flower Mound, TX – Nov 24, 2016
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