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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Vincent Traynelis is Good. Dr. Traynelis has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
Promptness 4.2
Courteous Staff 4.4
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
Bedside Manner 4.1
Spends Time with Me 3.9
Follows Up After Visit 3.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. Vincent Traynelis, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 17 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Brain Cancer
  • Craniotomy (Brain Surgery)
  • Glial Cancer (Glioma)
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Infection
  • Joint Surgery (Arthroplasty)
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Spinal Cord Diseases
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Injuries
  • Spinal Osteophytosis (Spondylosis)
  • Spondylolisthesis

Education & Awards

Dr. Traynelis graduated from West Virginia University, Morgantown. He has 7 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Spinal Diseases
Spinal Fractures
Spinal Fusion
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2003 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Traynelis has 1 hospital affiliations:

  • Rush University Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Vincent C Traynelis MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 28 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Vincent C. Traynelis practice?
Dr. Vincent Traynelis has 2 office locations.
Dr. Vincent Traynelis practices Neurological Surgery near Chicago, IL.
See Chicago Neurological Surgeons.