Dr. Mina Foroohar, MD

Dr. Mina Foroohar, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 48
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Dr. Mina Foroohar, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Arlington Heights, IL and has been practicing for 17 years. She graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in neurosurgery.

880 W Central Rd Ste 3200

Arlington Heights, IL 60005

Contact Information

(847) 398-9100

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois

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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. Foroohar's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Foroohar treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 90% of her peers

Dr. Foroohar treats this condition more than 90% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Myelopathy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Foroohar treats Myelopathy more than 88% of her peers

Dr. Foroohar treats this condition more than 88% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Foroohar treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 85% of her peers

Dr. Foroohar treats this condition more than 85% of her peers

Dr. Foroohar's conditions and procedures:

Aneurysm
Arthritis of the Spine
Back Injuries
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Herniated Disc
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Surgery
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lower Spine Surgery
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbar Spine Surgery
Meningiomas
Microdiscectomy
Myelopathy
Neck Injuries
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Surgery
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Decompression
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Torticollis
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

Refer to www.northwestneurosurgery.com

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2001
    Rush University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 1996
    Rush University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1996
  • 1995
    Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1995
  • 1991
    Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School
    1991

Awards

Dr. Foroohar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Foroohar

4.7

Based on 75 reviews

5 Stars
92%
(69)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
8%
(6)

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Dr. Foroohar is a saint! I had been having pain radiating down my right side for more then 2 decades with me just putting a band aid on it before I would seek out intervention from a surgeon. The care you receive from her and her staff cannot be measured in money, it comes with training and...Read More
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Seriously one of the best doctors and neurosurgeons around! I had a herniated disc in my C5-C6 level. This being my first surgery I was a bit nervous on what to expect, but her and her staff walked me through it step by step. By the time of the surgery date, I walked in with no doubt in my mind...Read More
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Exactly one year ago, Dr. Foroohar performed spinal fusion surgery on me along with Dr. Manion. The results have been all one could ask for. The office staff is so caring and efficient. Scheduling is easy and I'm usually seen right on time or even before my appointment is scheduled. When...Read More
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My experience with Dr. Foroohar has been excellent. She is very business like and professional. Everything has gone exactly as discussed. I would highly recommend her. Her staff has been right there to answer any questions or to help in any way.
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Dr. Foroohar assisted in my 2nd spine surgery in 2004 and now she did my neck surgery, I was very scared and nervous but she totally put me as ease explaining everything and assured me all was going to be good she totally exceeded my expectation, my scar is so small she is very caring, patient and...Read More
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Northwest Community Hospital

Arlington Heights, IL