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Dr. Michael Musacchio Jr, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 42

Dr. Musacchio Jr

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


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(847) 570-1440

Dr. Musacchio Jr accepts the following insurance:

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

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 Cancer
  • 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
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • 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
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Paracentesis
  • 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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Evanston, IL

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Glenview, IL

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Highland Park, IL

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Skokie, IL

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