Dr. Nader Dahdaleh, MD

Dr. Nader Dahdaleh, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
39 y/o

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Dr. Nader Dahdaleh, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 5 years. He specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.

Northwestern Medical Group

259 E Erie St Ste 13-205

Chicago, IL 60611
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UniCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 88% of peers
Spine Disorders
more than 79% of peers
more than 76% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Dahdaleh does not have any board certifications listed.

57  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • 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 Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kyphosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • 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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20  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.


  • Beirut Arab University / Faculty of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Nader Dahdaleh, MD
Dr. Dahdaleh removed a large spinal schwanoma in a 6-hour operation. He was always reassuring and approachable. His skill is incredible and I am recovering really well. He was attentive and I feel confident that I was in the best possible hands.
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Wendi Sloane in Highland Park.IL – Apr 25, 2018
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I saw Dr D for a '2nd opinion' (4th opinion actually). He was extremely thorough, knowledgeable, and patient. I had numerous questions and he answered them all in full detail. While I know he is busy, it felt as if I was his only patient. He speaks very clearly, and in terms that the average person...Read More
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Joe in Plainfield, IL – Feb 09, 2017
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Very compassionate, conservative. Makes sure you understand everything about your case and what to expect from the surgery. excellent communicator and very accomplished in his expertise. HAd an excellent experience with him.
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Don Z in Deerfield, Il – Jan 29, 2017
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I did not have a positive experience with Dr. Dahdaleh. I was having such horrible back pain that I spent my entire appointment lying on the exam table trying not to vomit. I left the appointment feeling like I was treated as a "drug-seeker" and that the severity of my situation was completely...Read More
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MKS in Chicago, IL – Oct 28, 2016
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This man gave me my life back. He doesn't mess around and he gets the job done. I am thrilled that I had Dr. D as my surgeon. I had a 3 level fusion in my neck. I was in the neck collar for just short of 12 weeks. I know I have a long way to go before the healing is complete, but I feel 70%...Read More
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Kenny Williams in Minier, IL – Mar 10, 2016
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