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We found 7 spine surgeons who accept Humana near Geneva, IL.

Dr. John L Andreshak, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
351 Delnor Drive; Suite 410
Geneva, IL
 

Dr. John Andreshak sees patients in Warrenville, IL, Naperville, IL, and Geneva, IL. His medical specialties are spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is a graduate of Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School. Dr. Andreshak's medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University. His areas of expertise include the following: sciatica, microsurgery, and spinal fusion. The average patient rating for Dr. Andreshak is 3.5 stars out of 5. He honors several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Andreshak's professional affiliations include Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital and Delnor Hospital. He is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Disc Replacement, Fractures, Back Problems, Lower Back Problems, Neck Problems, Sciatica, ... (Read more)

Dr. Brian D Steinke, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
351 Delnor Drive; Suite 410
Geneva, IL
 

Dr. Brian Steinke specializes in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. On average, patients gave him a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Steinke's areas of clinical interest consist of kyphoplasty (vertebral augmentation), spinal fusion, and spine problems. His professional affiliations include Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital and Delnor Hospital. Dr. Steinke takes Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is open to new patients. He is a graduate of the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago. For his residency, Dr. Steinke trained at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University.

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Clinical interests: Kyphoplasty, Back Problems, Neck Problems, Spine Problems, Spinal Fusion, Microdiscectomy, ... (Read more)

Dr. Craig A Popp, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2525 Kaneville Road
Geneva, IL
 

Dr. Craig Popp works as a spine surgeon and orthopedist. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago, Dr. Popp attended the University of Minnesota Medical School. Areas of expertise for Dr. Popp include vertebroplasty, kyphoplasty (vertebral augmentation), and musculoskeletal injuries. On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. He honors several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Plans, United Healthcare Choice, and United Healthcare EPO. He is affiliated with Delnor Hospital. Dr. Popp welcomes new patients.

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Clinical interests: Kyphoplasty, Disc Replacement, Compression Fractures, Back Problems, Neck Problems, Spine Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Sheri Dewan, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Neurosurgery
302 Randall Road; Suite 104a
Geneva, IL
 

Dr. Sheri Dewan's areas of specialization are spine surgery and neurosurgery. These areas are among her clinical interests: minimally invasive surgery, gamma knife radiosurgery, and chiari malformation. Dr. Dewan's hospital/clinic affiliations include Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital and Delnor Hospital. She attended Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with Brown University for residency. She has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by her patients. She is an in-network provider for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Dewan's practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spine Surgery Procedures, Brain Tumor, ... (Read more)

Dr. James S Fister, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
308 Randall Road; Suite A
Geneva, IL
 

Dr. James Fister's areas of specialization are spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery; he sees patients in Elgin, IL and Geneva, IL. Dr. Fister's average rating from his patients is 4.0 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago. He trained at Rush University Medical Center for residency. Dr. Fister is affiliated with Delnor Hospital. He has an open panel.

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Clinical interests: Joint Reconstruction

Dr. Max Robert Berdichevsky, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2525 Kaneville Road
Geneva, IL
 

Dr. Max Berdichevsky's specialties are spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Berdichevsky is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Plans, United Healthcare Choice, United Healthcare EPO, and more. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Dr. Berdichevsky attended Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University for medical school. He is professionally affiliated with Delnor Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Dr. Tom Davis Stanley, MPH, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
308 Randall Road; Suite A
Geneva, IL
 

Dr. Tom Stanley specializes in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and practices in Elgin, IL, Rockford, IL, and Geneva, IL. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. He obtained his medical school training at Tulane University School of Medicine and performed his residency at Rush University Medical Center. Dr. Stanley's hospital/clinic affiliations include Delnor Hospital, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, and OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center. Dr. Stanley welcomes new patients.

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What is Spine Surgery?

Spinal surgery is the subspecialty that uses surgery to restore the normal function of the spine when things go wrong due to trauma, disease, or other disorders. There are many ways that the spine can begin to hurt or lose the ability to move properly, and surgery is not always necessary. However, when surgery is needed, there’s no one more qualified for the job than a spine surgeon.

Spinal surgery can be considered a subspecialty of either orthopedics or neurosurgery. That means that a spine surgeon may take either path to this specific career, training first as either an orthopedist or a neurosurgeon. Orthopedics deals mainly with the structural issues of the back and spine: the bones, muscles, and joints. Neurosurgery deals mainly with issues of the brain, nerves, and spinal cord. So when choosing a spine surgeon, it is sometimes possible that your surgeon’s background will have a bearing on your particular diagnosis. However, in most cases, it doesn’t matter. Either an orthopedist-spine surgeon or a neurosurgeon-spine surgeon can handle the majority of spine surgeries. What is more important is that some spine surgeons specialize in specific areas of the spine, such as lumbar surgery or cervical surgery. In that case, it is important to connect with a surgeon who is experienced with your particular need.

Some of the surgeries performed on the spine include:
  • Correction of spinal deformities, such as scoliosis
  • Spinal fusion
  • Minimally invasive spine surgery, including decompression surgeries such as discectomy and laminectomy
  • Balloon kyphoplasty, a procedure done to repair compression fractures in vertebrae

The spine is a very complicated piece of your body’s machinery, and a very necessary part of your movement and function. It holds you up and allows you to move. Having a working spine is important, and having a skilled surgeon when you need spinal surgery is critical.