Dr. Harel Deutsch MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Harel Deutsch is a neurosurgeon in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with Rush University Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and has been in practice for 18 years. Dr. Deutsch accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 16 doctors at Rush University Medical Center who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery, Neurosurgical Spine Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Rush University Medical Center
Ranked #17 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1996–1997

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1997–2002

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Class of 1996

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified in Neurological Surgery

IL State Medical License
Active through 2017

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2011

Most Compassionate Doctor, American Registry

Fellow (FAANS), American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Outcome of salvage lumbar fusion after lumbar arthroplasty.
Alahmadi, H.,Deutsch, H.

Malignant degeneration of multilevel monostotic Paget's disease involving the thoracic spine: An unusual presentation.
Tan, L. A.,Kasliwal, M. K.,Harbhajanka, A.,Miller, I. J.,Deutsch, H.

Minimally invasive lumbar foraminotomy.
Deutsch, H.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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