Dr. Mohammed Rahman, DO

Dr. Mohammed Rahman, DO

Neurosurgery  ·  

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Dr. Mohammed Rahman, DO is a neurosurgery specialist in Decatur, IL and has been practicing for 11 years. He specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.

Neurosurgical and Orthopedic Spec

1770 E Lake Shore Dr Lowr LL1

Decatur, IL 62521
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Life

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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rahman "I ensure that all my patients understand and play an active role in their health. I aim to treat all my patients as I would treat a family member. Neurosurgery is an ever-changing field and I believe in providing the best and most up-to-date, evidence-based surgical and non-surgical care for my patients.

Inspired by our Franciscan values of Respect, Care, Competence and Joy, HSHS Medical Group providers are devoted to elevating the patient as the focus of our existence. We will prioritize our decision-making to place the needs of our patients first. Our promise of Patient-First Care integrates the latest technology and innovation with highly personalized, competent care designed to provide you with a five star experience. We believe that every encounter with a patient is an opportunity to create an outstanding patient experience. We will work in tandem with patients to determine their best options for care, while respecting their individual needs and motivations. We will strive to build trust with our patients so they will understand that we always have their health and best interest at heart."

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2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board*

53  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
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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28  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.


  • Rutgers University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Medicine and Dentistry-School Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Advocate Bromenn Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Advocate Bromenn Regional Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Childrens' Memorial Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rahman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Mohammed Rahman, DO
I am completely pleased with Dr Mohammed Rahman and his staff. After suffering with degenerative arthritis in my lumbar spine for the last 28 years, Dr Rahman examined my x-rays and MRIs before I entered his office and the first thing he said was, "well are you ready for surgery?" In the past, I...Read More
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Kathleen Krahn in Decatur, IL – Mar 22, 2018
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Dr. Rahman and his entire staff have been fantastic. I had anterior cervical discectomy and fusion surgery February 13th. Every person I met at the hospital could not stop their praise for Dr. Rahman. If health care employees tell you they would send their own family to him for surgery, you know...Read More
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Andrew Dial in Decatur, Illinois – Mar 01, 2017
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I really liked Dr, Rahman and his assistant Jennifer.I would highly recommend him.
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Marie Fogl in Mattoon, IL – Jul 02, 2016
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Dr. Rahman saw how much pain I was in and arrange surgery within a week after my first appointment. The MRI I had taken did not show what was causing the pain. I could not walk, sit or stand. He did exploratory surgery with an inch and a half incision. He found what was the cause of my...Read More
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Lorraine Barr in Decatur, IL – Mar 06, 2016
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