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Dr. Nestor Ivkov, MD

Neurology ·  Male · Age 57

Dr. Ivkov

Dr. Nestor Ivkov, MD is a neurology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Belgrade in 1986 and specializes in neurology.


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(773) 445-1025

Dr. Ivkov accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
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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. Ivkov's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ivkov treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Ivkov treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Migraine
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ivkov treats Migraine more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Ivkov treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Basilar Migraine
  • Classic Migraine
  • Common Migraine
  • Complicated Migraine
  • Facioplegic Migraine
  • Familial Hemiplegic Migraine
  • Headache-Free Migraine
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Migraine, Hormone-Induced
  • Migrainous Stupor Migraine
  • Oculomotor Migraine
  • Retinal Migraine
  • Visual Migraine
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ivkov treats Diabetic Polyneuropathy more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Ivkov treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Ivkov's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Huntington's Disease
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stiff-Man Syndrome
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Syphilis Infections
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Tension Headache
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

About Me

Biography

Dr. Nestor Ivkov, MD is a neurology specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Belgrade in 1986 and specializes in neurology.

Specialties

  • Neurology

Board Certifications

Education

1994
Unvi Of Il
Residency Hospital
1991
University Of Il
Internship Hospital
1986
University Of Belgrade
Medical School
1994
1991
1986

Languages

  • Russian
  • English

Awards

Dr. Ivkov's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Ivkov

1.8

Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
66.66666666666667%
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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Ivkov's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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3 times medicine or doses have been changed, three times resulted in patient ending up in hospital. Hard to talk to as he really doesn't listen, just not really person friendly. Very hard to get a hold of, questions usually answered by his nurse. Does not follow up with patient when medicine is...Read More
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This is not a real doctors office. You sit in his office while he writes you prescriptions. Horrible bedside manner as well. I refuse to go back.
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Hard to get in touch with. Not in office many days. Most times referred to nurse. Office staff is very nice and friendly and good about returning calls
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