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Jerry Bauer, M.D.
Jerry Bauer, M.D.
Office in Park Ridge
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
Gender: Male 
Age: 65 
Years in Practice: 34 
Medical Specialty: Neurosurgery  
Board Certification: Yes 
Medical School: University of Illinois Medical School 
Internship: University of Illinois Medical Center 
Residency: Northwestern University 
Fellowship: University of Illinois Medical Center, Neurosurgery/ Duke University - Functional Neurosurgery 
Philosophy of Care: I believe in a partnership between the doctor and patient with emphasis upon open communication and education to achieve the best outcomes for each individual’s health 
Secondary Languages: None 
Website: Information not available 
1875 Dempster St, Park Ridge,  847.698.1088 
Medical Group
Center of Brain & Spine Surgery

Location information
1875 Dempster St
Suite 410
Park Ridge, IL 60068

Medical Specialty

Clinical Interests
acoustic neuromas
artificial disc replacement
back and neck disorders
back problems
back surgery
brain tumors
carpal tunnel
central nervous system
cervical laminectomy
cervical lumbar spine
cranial base tumor surgery
craniofacial surgery
disc arthroplasty
endoscopic diskectomy
head injury
implant intrathecal pump (spine)
intradiscal electrotherapy
laser surgery
lumbar spinal surgery
minimally invasive surgery
pituitary disorders
spinal cord injury
spinal disorders
spinal fusion
spinal reconstruction surgery
spinal surgery
spine tumor surgery
stereotactic neurosurgery
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Unless otherwise stated, physicians are independent practitioners who are not employees or agents of Advocate Health Care or the Advocate facility where the care is being provided. Neither Advocate Health Care nor the Advocate facility shall be liable for the medical care provided or decisions made by these independent physicians.

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