Issam A Awad, MD Neurological Surgery

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Neurological Surgery Chicago, IL


Dr. Issam A Awad has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

Neurological Surgery
A neurological surgeon is a physician who surgically treats disorders of the nervous system, which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves.In addition to treating trauma of the head and spine, these doctors also treat disorders like epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.Neurological surgeons can perform surgical procedures on the brain, such as stereotactic surgery, microsurgery, endoscopic surgery, stereotactic radiosurgery, and endovascular image guided methods.


1 Award

  • Patients' Choice Award (2014)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Issam A Awad has the following 31 expertise

  • Vascular Tumor (Cavernous Hemangioma)
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • CNS Vascular Tumor (Central Nervous System Cavernous Hemangioma)
  • Neurosurgery
  • Stroke
  • Laminectomy
  • Spinal Cord Cyst (Syringomyelia)
  • Aneurysm
  • Intracranial Arteriosclerosis
  • Pathologic Constriction
  • Carotid Artery Diseases (CAD)
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Epilepsy
  • Recurrence
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Carotid Stenosis
  • Brain Disorder
  • Craniotomy
  • Intracerebral Hemorrhage (Bleeding In The Brain)
  • Gamma Knife Surgery (Stereotactic Radiosurgery)
  • Genetics
  • Brain Surgery
  • Glioblastoma
  • Brain Cancer
  • Cerebrovascular Disorders
  • Arteriovenous Malformations
  • Pathologic Neovascularization
  • Brain Ischemia
  • Brain Tumor
  • Endarterectomy
  • Critical Care


37 Years Experience


Graduated in 1983

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