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Dr. Jonathan Citow, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.1 (96)
Map Pin Small Libertyville, IL
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32 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Jonathan Citow, MD

Dr. Jonathan Citow, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Libertyville, IL. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 32 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from University of Illinois College of Medicine and is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine McHenry Hospital, Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital, Northwest Community Hospital, Vista Medical Center East, Evanston Hospital, Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital and Advocate Condell Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Citow an average 4.1 star rating.

Dr. Citow works at Practice in Libertyville, IL with other offices in Northbrook, IL and Waukegan, IL. They frequently treat conditions like Low Back Pain and Back Pain along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Citow's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Libertyville Neurosurgery LLC
    712 S Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (847) 362-1848
  2. 2
    Lmg the Family Doctors
    716 S Milwaukee Ave, Libertyville, IL 60048 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (847) 362-1848
  3. 3
    Office
    796 Skokie Blvd, Northbrook, IL 60062 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (847) 362-1848
  4. 4
    Vista Medical Center East
    1324 N Sheridan Rd, Waukegan, IL 60085 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (847) 362-1848

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Northwestern Medicine McHenry Hospital
  • Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital
  • Northwest Community Hospital
  • Vista Medical Center East
  • Evanston Hospital
  • Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital
  • Advocate Condell Medical Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Back Pain
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)

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Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Back Pain
Cervical Stenosis
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spondylolisthesis
Upper Back Pain
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Broken Neck
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cranial Trauma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelomalacia
Myelopathy
Radiculopathy
Scoliosis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spine Deformities
Subdural Hemorrhage
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Stenosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Brain Surgery
Herniated Disc Surgery
Neurostimulation
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Bone Cancer
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Edema
Cerebral Embolism
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Chordoma
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Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Compressed Spinal Cord
Cranial Nerve Cancer
Craniopharyngioma
Dural Tear
Epilepsy
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Hydrocephalus
Hypothalamus Cancer
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Meningiomas
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Post-Traumatic Coma
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Syringomyelia
Tarlov Cyst
Thoracic Spinal Cord Injury
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Torticollis
Traumatic Cerebral Edema
Vertebral Column Tumors
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Facet Blocks
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulator Implantation
Puncture Aspiration
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Nerve Block
Spine Fracture Treatment
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    About Dr. Jonathan Citow, MD

    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 32 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, French
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    NPI Number
    • 1093703571
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • University of Illinois College of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Citow has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

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

    96 patients have reviewed Dr. Citow. The overall rating for this provider is 4.1. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Citow.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Citow, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Citow appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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