Dr. Robert Kraus Jr, MD

Dr. Robert Kraus Jr, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Robert Kraus Jr, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Decatur, IL. He specializes in neurosurgery.

2 Memorial Dr Ste 207

Decatur, IL 62526

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • MultiPlan

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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. Kraus Jr' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kraus Jr treats Low Back Pain more than 99% of his peers

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

Neuroplasty
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kraus Jr performs Neuroplasty more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Kraus Jr performs this procedure more than 91% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kraus Jr treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Kraus Jr treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Kraus Jr' conditions and procedures:

  • 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 Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robert Kraus Jr, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Decatur, IL. He specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Awards

Dr. Kraus Jr' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Kraus Jr

3.4

Based on 9 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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1 Star
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I would NOT recommend this doctor, unless you appreciate arrogance and dismissiveness.
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Dr. Kraus performed a microdiscectomy on my L4-L5 junction a few years ago. I had instant relief of severe pain and a quick recovery.
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I had fusion back surgery in 2012 by this surgeon. He made me 10 times worse than I was before surgery and I just thought I had pain before! If this is the best he can do he needs to find another occupation. I would suggest mybe a gardener at the hospital. He can butcher the rose bushes instead of...Read More
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Went to him years ago and had cervical spine surgery that went extremely well. I only changed to a different Dr because my ex husband never finished paying the bill and I was ashamed. The new Dr was a lifelong nightmare to put it mildly. Dr Kraus Jr. can be shy and a man of few words but he knows...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
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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
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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