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Dr. Matthew Tate, MD

Neurosurgery*
4.9 (38)
Map Pin Small Chicago, IL
Accepting new patients
18 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Matthew Tate, MD

Dr. Matthew Tate, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Chicago, IL. They specialize in Neurosurgery, has 18 years of experience, and is board certified in Neurosurgery. They graduated from Emory University School of Medicine and is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital and Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Dr. Tate, completed a residency at University of California-San Francisco Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Tate an average 4.9 star rating.

Dr. Tate works at Northwestern Medicine Lou and Jean Malnati Brain Tumor Institute in Chicago, IL with other offices in Palos Heights, IL. They frequently treat conditions like Cancer of Cerebral Meninges, Brain Cancer and Meningiomas 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. Tate's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Northwestern Medicine Lou and Jean Malnati Brain Tumor Institute
    675 N Saint Clair St Ste 18-200, Chicago, IL 60611 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (312) 695-4360
  2. 2
    Northwestern Medical Group
    12255 S 80th Ave Ste 203, Palos Heights, IL 60463 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (708) 827-2021

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
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Cancer of Cerebral Meninges
Brain Cancer
Meningiomas
Hydrocephalus
Hypothalamus Cancer
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
Brain Surgery
Destruction of Brain Tumor
Chiari Malformation Type 1
Chiari's Deformity
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Cerebral Edema
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cranial Nerve Cancer
Epilepsy
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Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Pituitary Gland Cancer
Pituitary Tumor
Subdural Hemorrhage
Traumatic Brain Injury
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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Astrocytoma
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain Abscess
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Disorders
Brain Injury
Brain Tumor
Broken Neck
Cancer
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Cerebral Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chordoma
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Communicating Hydrocephalus
Cranial Trauma
Ear Disorders
Fracture
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Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intracerebral Hemorrhage
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Medulloblastoma
Myelitis
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Nerve Sheath Tumors
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Polyneuropathy
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Radiculopathy
Schwannoma
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Skull Base Tumor
Spina Bifida
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Stroke
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Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Cerebral Edema
Traumatic Hydrocephalus
Vascular Disease
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Craniectomy
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniotomy
Deep Brain Stimulation
Epidural Block
Facet Blocks
Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminoplasty
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Pituitary Gland Tumor Resection
Reconstruction for Craniosynostosis
Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
Skull Base Surgery
Spinal Nerve Block
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotaxis
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
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    4.9
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    Specialties*
    • Neurosurgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 18 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Dutch
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    NPI Number
    • 1730217563
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University of California-San Francisco Medical Center
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Emory University School of Medicine
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Neurosurgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Matthew Tate, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Tate is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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

    38 patients have reviewed Dr. Tate. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Tate.

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