Dr. Michael Chen

Neurology
Chicago, IL
21 years experience male

Locations

University Neurosurgery

Chicago, IL

Address

1725 W Harrison St, # 855, Chicago, IL
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My office hours

Saturday: Closed
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About

Bio

Technically, I strive to be the best neuroendovascular surgeon, but at the same time I will be the first to say that a procedure may not be necessary. At the core of everything I do is to provide the best care for my patients. I've been in academic practice now for ten years.

Specialties
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Neurology

Neurosurgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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2 Agrees
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Chen
21 years experience Neurology
Yes: It has to be an MRA, magnetic resonance angiogram, which looks at the blood vessels and not just the brain tissue, which would be a MRI. CTA can also ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Chen
21 years experience Neurology
Depends: It depends on the original anatomy of the aneurysm and the grade of occlusion (sealing) of the original treatment which often dictates the type (invas ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Chen
21 years experience Neurology
See a specialist: See a physician who specializes in the management of patients with brain aneurysms. Screening can be done with an mra of the brain, which involves no ... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Chen is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Chen is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine, HI
Graduated 1999MD

Residency

YALE-NEW HAVEN HOSPITAL
Completed 2003

Awards

Brain Aneurysm Foundation Grant

Affiliations

Society for Neurointerventional Surgery
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