Dr. Kathleen M Shannon MD Neurologist

Dr. Kathleen Shannon is a neurologist in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and Central DuPage Hospital. She received her medical degree from Rush Medical College and has been in practice for 33 years. Dr. Shannon accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 23 doctors at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago and one of 15 at Central DuPage Hospital who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: Movement Disorder

Hospital Affiliation

Rush University Medical Center
Ranked #17 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Central DuPage Hospital
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago

Northwest Community Hospital
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Rush University Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1981–1982

Rush University Medical Center
Residency, Neurology, 1982–1987

Rush Medical College
Class of 1981

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 27 years in Neurology

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

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

Publications & Presentations

Progression of intestinal permeability changes and alpha-synuclein expression in a mouse model of Parkinson's disease.
Kelly, L. P.,Carvey, P. M.,Keshavarzian, A.,Shannon, K. M.,Shaikh, M.,Bakay, R. A.,Kordower, J. H.

Diffusion tensor imaging of Parkinson's disease, atypical parkinsonism, and essential tremor.
Prodoehl, J.,Li, H.,Planetta, P. J.,Goetz, C. G.,Shannon, K. M.,Tangonan, R.,Comella, C. L.,Simuni, T.,Zhou, X. J.,Leurgans, S.,Corcos, D. M.,Vaillancourt, D. E.

Alpha-synuclein in colonic submucosa in early untreated Parkinson's disease.
Shannon, K.M., Keshavarzian, A., Mutlu, E., Dodiya, H.B., Daian, D., Jaglin, J.A., Kordower, J.H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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