Dr. Richard Byrne, MD

Dr. Richard Byrne, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
53 y/o
(9)

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Dr. Richard Byrne, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

University Neurosurgery

1725 W Harrison St Ste 855

Chicago, IL 60612
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • CorVel
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Physicians' Care Network
  • Preferred Network Access
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Union Health Service
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • USA Managed Care Organization

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. Byrne's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Byrne performs Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Byrne performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Complex Skull Base Surgery
  • Craniectomy
  • Craniotomy
  • Craniotomy for Aneurysm
  • Craniotomy for Brain Tumor
  • Skull Base Surgery
Brain Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Byrne performs Brain Surgery more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Byrne performs this procedure more than 90% of his peers

Meningiomas
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Byrne treats Meningiomas more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Byrne treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma

About Me

Care Philosophy

A majority of my practice is brain tumor surgery. I also do epilepsy surgery, and I do surgery for trigeminal neuralgia and other functional disorders of the nervous system. I've gone through this thousands of times, and I've operated on well more th...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Rush Presby St Luke's M C
    Residency Hospital
  • 1992
    Rush-Presbyterian St Lukes Hosp
    Internship Hospital
    1992
  • 1991
    Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1991

Awards

Dr. Byrne's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Byrne

4.6

Based on 9 reviews

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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Byrne's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What People Say About Dr. Richard Byrne, MD
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Dr.Byrne and Dr. Wiet saved my life. The very best of surgeons. Dr. Byrne is exceptional. It was a very stressful time in my life and he helped me to be more positive and to have a more positive outlook. To that I'm grateful. Being able to start thinking positive and having total faith in my Dr's...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Cigna
CorVel
Humana
Medica
Medicaid
Medicaid
MultiPlan
Physicians' Care Network
Physicians Care Network
Preferred Network Access
Private HealthCare Systems
Union Health Service
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
USA Managed Care Organization

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