Dr. Sean Salehi, MD

Dr. Sean Salehi, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
49 y/o

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Dr. Sean Salehi, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Westchester, IL. He specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

Neurological Surgery & Spine Surgery, S.C.

1 Westbrook Corporate Ctr Ste 800

Westchester, IL 60154
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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very high
more than 93% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
more than 84% of peers
Bone Disorders
more than 83% of peers

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Dr. Salehi's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Salehi "Dr. Salehi's accomplishments include having achieved the highest scores in the neuro surgical section of the neurosurgical board examination. He was also was an assistant professor of neurosurgery at Northwestern and spearheaded minimally invasive spine surgery at MacNeal, Gottlieb, LaGrange and Hinsdale Hospital. Dr. Salehi is an American Board-Certified Neurosurgeon who is open for consultation for any patients with spinal disease for non-operative and operative management. He has been in practice for thirteen years."

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • 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
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
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16  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.


  • Temple University PA
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Northwestern University Chicago Il
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Northwestern University Chicago Il
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Northwestern University Chicago Il
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Salehi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Farsi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Sean Salehi, MD
It was my first surgery and i was beyond nervous. Dr. Salehi made it a very comfortable and pain free experience. Made A quick recovery and would definitely come back if needed or recommend my family or friends!
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Gregory Mclain in Chicago, il – May 24, 2018
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My hat goes out to Dr Salehi and his wonderful team. They treated me with care after my surgery March 16,2018. I am now healing wonderfully. I would highly recommend Dr Salehi as your Neurosurgeon. I give him an AAAAA.Thank you!!!!!
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Eva Davis in Joliet , IL – May 14, 2018
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He is the best back surgeon I've had he fixed me to which I had 0 pain the best.anita
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Anita Cuccio sorrentino in Westmont il – Jul 18, 2016
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