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Markus Chwajol, M.D.
|Affiliations|| Presence Health Partners
Unite Here Health
|Hospitals|| Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center-Joliet
|Years in practice||6|
|Languages spoken||English, Czech|
|Education||State University of New York Downstate College of Medicine (Brooklyn) ; Montefiore Medical Center - Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, New York (Residency) ; University of Illinois Medical Center - University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago (Fellowship)|
|PPONEXT||Accepts Most Health Plans||Aetna HMO|
|Aetna PPO POS||Beech Street (Viant) PPO||Blue Advantage HMO|
|Blue Choice POS||Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO||CIGNA Care Network|
|CIGNA Choice Fund||CIGNA HMO||CIGNA Open Access/Open Access+|
|CIGNA PPO (State of IL)||CIGNA PPO POS||CorVel Workers Comp|
|First Health (Coventry)||Great West HMO (CIGNA)||Great West PPO, POS (CIGNA)|
|HMO Illinois||Humana HMO||Humana PPO POS|
|Medicaid||Medicare||Multiplan / PHCS PPO|
|PHCS PPO, EPO (Multiplan)||Preferred Plan Inc. PPO||UHC HMO|
|UHC PPO POS||Workers Compensation||Aetna Choice POS / SmartCare|
|Tricare / Champus||Healthcare Finest Network -HFN||Personal Care/Coventry Health|
|Unicare Health Plans||Caterpillar, Inc.||Dreyer Medical Clinic, Inc.|
|Health Dynamics Inc. PPO||Presence Health EPO / BCBS PPO||Blue Choice PPO|
|Brain Surgery||Brain Surgery||Concussion Treatment|
|Epilepsy / Seizure Surgery||Minimally Invasive Cervical Spine Surgery||Minimally Invasive Surgery|
|Skull Base / Brainstem Surgery||Skull Base / Brainstem Surgery||Spinal Fusion|
|Spinal Fusion||Spinal Surgery||Spinal Surgery|
|Transphenoidal Surgery||Vagal Nerve Stimulator Battery Changes||Vagal Nerve Stimulator Implant|
|Degenerative Spine Disease||Epilepsy||Stroke|
|Arteriovenous Malformation||Brain Tumors||Herniated Discs|
|Neck Pain||Spinal Stenosis||Spine Trauma|
|Cerebral Vascular Malformations|
Markus Chwajol, MD, earned his medical degree from the State University of New York (SUNY), Downstate College of Medicine. He completed residencies in Neurosurgery at Montefiore Medical Center, The University Hospital of Albert Einstein College of Medicine; and Roosevelt Hospital, New York.
Additionally, Dr. Chwajol completed a fellowship in Cerebrovascular and Skull base Neurosurger at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Minimally invasive and complex spine and brain surgery are procedures he performs. He treats patients who have cerebral vascular diseases of the brain, including aneurysms, AVMs, Moyamoya disease, cavernous malformations, ischemic disease of the brain, as well as other brain and spine conditions.
Dr. Chwajol has been published in numerous journals and is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Association of Neurological Surgery and Congress of Neurological Surgeons.