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Dr. Adam Worthalter, MD

Neurosurgery
5.0 (25)
Map Pin Small Chicago, IL
Accepting new patients
16 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Adam Worthalter, MD

Dr. Adam Worthalter, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Chicago, IL. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 16 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Mexico and is affiliated with Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Dr. Worthalter, completed a residency at New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr. Patients rated Dr. Worthalter an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Worthalter works at Northwestern Medical Group in Chicago, IL. They frequently treat conditions like Brain Cancer along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Worthalter's Office Locations

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    Robert H Lurie Cancer Center
    675 N Saint Clair St Ste 21-100, Chicago, IL 60611 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (866) 587-4322

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    About Dr. Adam Worthalter, MD

    Specialties
    • Neurosurgery
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    Years of Experience
    • 16 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1023261138
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • New York Presbyterian Hosp Columbia Univ Medical Ctr
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    Medical Education
    • Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Mexico
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    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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    Dr. Adam Worthalter, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Worthalter is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Worthalter works at Northwestern Medical Group in Chicago, IL. View the full address on Dr. Worthalter’s profile.

    Dr. Worthalter has seen patients for Brain Cancer, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Worthalter on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    25 patients have reviewed Dr. Worthalter. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Worthalter.

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