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Patient Education

The neurosurgeons and staff at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center’s Neurosciences Institute and Comprehensive Spine Center know how important it is for patients to understand their conditions and the procedures they will undergo. These educational videos provide important details about some of our most common procedures.

Craniectomy for Chiari Malformation


Transsphenoidal Surgery for Tumor


Brain Tumors


Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion


Anterior Cervical Discectomy & Fusion


Artificial Cervical Disc Replacement


Laminectomy (Cervical)


Micro Endoscopic Discectomy


Lumbar Microdecompression

Minimally-Invasive TLIF

For more information about any of these procedures or to make an appointment, call the Neurosciences Institute and Comprehensive Spine Center at 773.296.6666.

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