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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (16)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Tamir Hersonskey is Good. Dr. Hersonskey has been reviewed by 54 patients who have provided 16 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 4.8
Courteous Staff 4.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.8
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.9
Follows Up After Visit 4.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. Tamir Hersonskey, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Epilepsy
  • Neurosurgery

Education & Awards

Dr. Hersonskey graduated from Technion Israel Institute Of Technology, Haifa. He has 7 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Neurological Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Chicago Metro Area
Neurological Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Chicago, IL
Neurological Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2009, 2014 - 2015)


Dr. Hersonskey has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Provena St Joseph Medical Center 
  • The University of Chicago Medicine 


  • Hebrew
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Tamir Y Hersonskey MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 18 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Tamir Y. Hersonskey practice?
Dr. Tamir Hersonskey has 2 office locations.
Dr. Tamir Hersonskey practices Neurological Surgery near Chicago, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Joliet, IL.
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