Dr. Robert K. Erickson, MD

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Dr. Robert K. Erickson, MD

Neurosurgery | Male

712 S Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048 Get Directions
(847) 362-1848

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Dr. Erickson specializes in Neurosurgery and practices in Libertyville, IL. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Fellowship Hospital
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    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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    • How well provider listens and answers questions
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    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      31 – 45 minutes (6)
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    Dr. Erickson did a disk fusion for me. I was very scared but the pain was more than I could handle. Dr. Erickson listened to me and took a lot of notes and time with my visit.
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    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

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    • Neurosurgery

    Conditions Treated

    • Aneurysm
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Disorders
    • Broken Neck
    • Cancer
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Ear Disorders
    • Epilepsy
    • Fracture
    • Herniated Disc
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
    • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
    • Subdural Hemorrhage
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
    • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
    • Thrombosis
    • Torticollis
    • Traumatic Brain Injury
    • Vascular Disease

    Procedures Performed

    • Brain Surgery
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Disc Replacement
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
    • Neuroplasty
    • Neurostimulation
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
    • Stereotactic Surgery
    • Stereotaxis

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      Malpractice Claims

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    • 0
      Sanctions

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    • 1
      Board Action

      Dr. Erickson has 1 board action

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      • Failure to disclose required information  (5/16/2012)
      • Action Taken: Fine
      • Summary: Erickson, Robert K MD License # 036-066065

        Nature of Complaint

        The physician failed to respond within sixty days to a Departmental request regarding a mandatory report.

        Action Taken

        The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation, Division of Professional Regulation has Reprimanded the physician’s Illinois medial license and issued a Fine in the amount of $1,000.00.

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    Education

    • Medical School
      Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine

      Graduated in 1981

    • Internship Hospital
      University Of Chicago

      Completed in 1982

    • Residency Hospital
      University Of Chicago Hospitals

    Awards & Recognition

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    • Media & Publications

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Russian
    • Spanish
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Neurosurgery
    • Board certified in Neurosurgery
    • No malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • Board actions found
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    Dr. Erickson's Office & Staff

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes

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    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients