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Martin D Herman, M.D., PhD
Martin D Herman, M.D., PhD
Office in Park Ridge
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
Gender: Male 
Age: 56 
Years in Practice: 18 
Medical Specialty: Neurosurgery  
Board Certification: Yes 
Medical School: University of Illinois College of Medicine 
Internship: Northwestern University Medical Center, General Surgery 
Residency: Northwestern University Medical Center, Neurosurgery 
Fellowship: Rush Medical Ctr-Spinal Surgery; Northwestern University-Neuropharmacology PhD; University of IL-Molecular Biology MS 
Philosophy of Care: I provide expertise in surgery of the brain & spine, noted for advanced surgical skill, and for compassion, understanding and diligent care. 
Secondary Languages: German  
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
anterior lumbar interbody fusion
axial lumbar interbody fusion
brain tumor removal
cervical discectomy
cervical fusion
endoscopic thoracic surgery
extreme lumbar interbody fusion
lumbar discectomy
microscopic discectomy
minimally invasive spine procedures
occipital-cervical fusion
odontoid screw fusion
percutaneous cervical foraminotomy
percutaneous spinal fusion
percutaneous vertebroplasty
posterior lumbar interbody fusion
spinal disorders
spinal fusion
spinal pain injections
spine tumor surgery
stereotactic neurosurgery
thoracic discectomy
transverse lumbar interbody fusion
trauma surgery
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Information listed under the "clinical interests" and "special procedures" columns was supplied by the physicians. It is provided to you for informational purposes only, and neither Advocate Health Care nor the Advocate facility has independently verified the information. If you wish to confirm the information contained herein, or if you have any other questions about a particular physician, please contact the physician’s office.

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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