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Neurological Surgeon, General Practitioner, Nephrologist
20 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (91)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Jonathan Citow, Neurological Surgeon, General Practitioner, Nephrologist is Excellent. Dr. Citow has been reviewed by 223 patients who have provided 91 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.2
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.4
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. Jonathan Citow, FACS, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Facial Nerve Pain (Trigeminal Neuralgia)
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Spinal Fusion

Education & Awards

Dr. Citow graduated from University of Illinois at Chicago. He has 5 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2014 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Neurological Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Chicago Metro Area
Neurological Surgeon


Dr. Citow has 25 hospital affiliations:

  • Louis A Weiss Memorial Hospital 
  • Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital 


  • French
  • Greek
  • Tagalog
  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Jonathan S Citow FACS and MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 20 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Jonathan S. Citow practice?
Dr. Jonathan Citow has 1 office location.
Dr. Jonathan Citow practices Neurological Surgery near Libertyville, IL.
See Libertyville Neurological Surgeons.