Dr. Vikram C Prabhu MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Vikram Prabhu is a neurosurgeon in Maywood, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Edward Hines, Jr. Veterans Affairs Hospital and Loyola University Medical Center. He received his medical degree from St. John's Medical College and has been in practice for 23 years. Dr. Prabhu accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 8 doctors at Edward Hines, Jr. Veterans Affairs Hospital and one of 8 at Loyola University Medical Center who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery, Brain & Spinal Tumor, Peripheral Nerve, Pituitary Surgery

Clinical Interests: Neurosurgical Oncology

Education & Medical Training

University of Nebraska Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1992–1993

West Virginia University
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1995–2000

St. John's Medical College
Class of 1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified 10 years in Neurological Surgery

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Fellow (FAANS), American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Transpterygoid Stent Placement for Management of a Recurrent Infratemporal Fossa Epidermoid Cyst: A Technical Note.
Ibrahim, T.,Ackerman, P. D.,Welch, K. C.,Prabhu, V. C.

Transpterygoid Stent Placement for Management of a Recurrent Infratemporal Fossa Epidermoid Cyst: A Technical Note.
Ibrahim, T.,Ackerman, P. D.,Welch, K. C.,Prabhu, V. C.

The efficacy and safety of preoperative lumbar drain placement in anterior skull base surgery.
Ackerman, P. D.,Spencer, D. A.,Prabhu, V. C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group HMO/Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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