Dr. Hrayr Pierre Attarian MD Neurologist

Dr. Hrayr Attarian is a neurologist in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Loyola University Medical Center and Northwestern Medical Center. He received his medical degree from American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 22 years. Dr. Attarian accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 12 doctors at Loyola University Medical Center and one of 23 at Northwestern Medical Center who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: Sleep Medicine

Clinical Interests: Sleep Disorders, Differential Diagnosis, Electroencephalography, Disorders of Excessive Somnolence, Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Epilepsy, Polysomnography, Prevalence, Severity of Illness Index

Hospital Affiliation

Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Ranked #10 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Northwestern Medical Center

Loyola University Medical Center
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

SUNY Upstate Medical University
Residency, Psychiatry, 1992–1993

SUNY Upstate Medical University
Residency, Neurology, 1994–1996

Hennepin County Medical Center
Fellowship, Sleep Medicine, 1998–1999

University of Rochester
Fellowship, Clinical Neurophysiology, 1996–1998

American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1992

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Clinical Neurophysiology
Certified 14 years in Epilepsy

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 16 years in Neurology

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 7 years in Sleep Medicine

VT State Medical License
Active through 2012

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

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

Publications & Presentations

Sleep disorders in perinatal women.
Abbott, S. M.,Attarian, H.,Zee, P. C.

Parasomnia overlap disorder: a distinct pathophysiologic entity or a variant of rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder? A case series.
Dumitrascu, O.,Schenck, C. H.,Applebee, G.,Attarian, H.

Treatment options for disorders of arousal: a case series.
Attarian, H.,Zhu, L.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Kansas City Preferred-Care Blue PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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