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Dr. John Brayton, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.6 (33)
Map Pin Small Winfield, IL
Accepting new patients
34 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. John Brayton, MD

Dr. John Brayton, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Winfield, IL. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 34 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine McHenry Hospital, Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital, Northwestern Medicine Huntley Hospital, Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital and Northwestern Medicine Central Dupage Hospital. Dr. Brayton, completed a residency at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. Patients rated Dr. Brayton an average 4.6 star rating.

Dr. Brayton works at Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group in Winfield, IL with other offices in Geneva, IL. They frequently treat conditions like Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), Pituitary Gland Cancer and Hypothalamus 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. Brayton's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Northwestern Medicine Neurosciences - Winfield
    25 N Winfield Rd Ste 424, Winfield, IL 60190 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (630) 933-4056
  2. 2
    Northwestern Medicine Cancer Center - Delnor
    351 Delnor Dr Ste 401, Geneva, IL 60134 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (630) 933-4056

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Northwestern Medicine McHenry Hospital
  • Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital
  • Northwestern Medicine Huntley Hospital
  • Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital
  • Northwestern Medicine Central Dupage Hospital

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Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
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Hypothalamus Cancer

Treatment frequency



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Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Hypothalamus Cancer
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Pituitary Tumor
Low Back Pain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Spinal Stenosis
Torticollis
Back Pain
Broken Neck
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Compressed Spinal Cord
Cranial Trauma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Herniated Disc
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Radiculopathy
Scoliosis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylolisthesis
Subdural Hemorrhage
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Traumatic Brain Injury
Upper Back Pain
Brain Surgery
Herniated Disc Surgery
Puncture Aspiration
Spinal Fusion
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Astrocytoma
Back Injuries
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Injury
Brain Tumor
Cancer
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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Edema
Cerebral Vascular Disease
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chiari Malformation Type 2
Chordoma
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Communicating Hydrocephalus
Cranial Nerve Cancer
Craniopharyngioma
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
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Fracture
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Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Intracranial Hemorrhage
Medulloblastoma
Myelomalacia
Neck Injuries
Neurogenic Bowel
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Schwannoma
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylosis
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Syringomyelia
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thoracic Stenosis
Thrombosis
Traumatic Cerebral Edema
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Carotid Ultrasound
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniotomy
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Epidural Block
Facet Blocks
Intrauterine Device Management
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminoplasty
Laser Microsurgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Pituitary Gland Tumor Resection
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Skull Base Surgery
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spine Fracture Treatment
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    4.6
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    Based on 33 ratings
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    About Dr. John Brayton, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 34 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1528179363
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
    Residency
    Internship
    • University Iowa Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
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    Dr. Brayton has seen patients for Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), Pituitary Gland Cancer and Hypothalamus Cancer, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Brayton on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    33 patients have reviewed Dr. Brayton. The overall rating for this provider is 4.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Brayton.

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