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Dr. Babak Lami, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery*
4.0 (52)
Map Pin Small Schaumburg, IL
Accepting new patients
27 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Babak Lami, MD

Dr. Babak Lami, MD is an Orthopedic Spine Surgeon in Schaumburg, IL. They specialize in Orthopedic Spine Surgery, has 27 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Chicago Medical School and is affiliated with Ascension Saint Alexius and Northwestern Medicine McHenry Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Lami an average 4.0 star rating.

Dr. Lami works at Practice in Schaumburg, IL with other offices in Hoffman Estates, IL and Crystal Lake, IL. They frequently treat conditions like Back Pain and Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve) along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Humana 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. Lami's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Illinois Spine Institute SC
    500 W Golf Rd Ste 101, Schaumburg, IL 60195 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (847) 303-1200
  2. 2
    Ascension St. Alexius
    1555 N Barrington Rd, Hoffman Estates, IL 60169 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (847) 303-1200
  3. 3
    Office
    1990 E Algonquin Rd Ste 160, Schaumburg, IL 60173 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (847) 303-1200
  4. 4
    Office
    360 Station Dr Ste 200, Crystal Lake, IL 60014 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (847) 303-1200

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Ascension Saint Alexius
  • Northwestern Medicine McHenry Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Back Pain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Radiculopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)

Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Back Pain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Radiculopathy
Cervical Radiculopathy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Sciatica
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Spinal Stenosis
Spondylolisthesis
Upper Back Pain
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminoforaminotomy
Spinal Cord Decompression
Spinal Fusion
Bone Disorders
Broken Neck
Bursitis
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Cancer
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Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Difficulty With Walking
Fracture
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Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Low Back Pain
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Myelopathy
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Osteophyte
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Tarlov Cyst
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Vertebral Column Tumors
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
Anterior Disc Decompression and Fusion
Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
Arthroscopic Spine Surgery
Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Microdiscectomy
Cervical Spinal Fusion
Cervical Spine Reconstruction
Cervical Spine Surgery
Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
Facet Blocks
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lumbar Fusion with Robotic Assist
Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
Lumbar Microdiscectomy
Lumbar Spinal Fusion
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Neck Surgery
Neuroplasty
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery (PLIF)
Sacroiliac Joint Fusion
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Discectomy
Spinal Internal Fixation
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Surgery
Steroid Injection
Thoracic Disc Surgery
Thoracic Surgical Procedure
Trigger Point Injection
XLIF® (eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion) Procedure
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    About Dr. Babak Lami, MD

    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 27 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1750422465
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • University Of Louisville Kentucky
    Fellowship
    Internship
    • University of Illinois
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Rosalind Franklin University Chicago Medical School
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • University of Wisconsin / Madison
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Babak Lami, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Lami is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Lami accepts Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Humana, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

    Dr. Lami has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Lami has seen patients for Back Pain and Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve), and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Lami on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    52 patients have reviewed Dr. Lami. The overall rating for this provider is 4.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Lami.

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