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"We're dedicated to neurological advancements, not just to improve medicine, but because it will help someone's father, daughter, husband, or sister."
"We're dedicated to neurological advancements, not just to improve medicine, but because it will help someone's father, daughter, husband, or sister."

Tamir Hersonskey, M.D.

Neurological Surgery

 

Affiliations Presence Health Partners
Hospitals Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center-Joliet
Presence St. Marys Hospital
Presence St. Marys Hospital
Years in practice 15
Languages spoken English
Board certifications Neurological Surgery
Education Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel , University of Illinois Medical Center - University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago (Residency)
Extended/Weekend Hours Evening and weekend hours Handicap Accessible Handicap accessible Convenient Parking Convenient parking
Office 1
301 N. Madison St.
#300
Joliet, IL 60435
Ph 815.725.4367
Fax 815.725.4863

 

 

 

Aetna Choice POS / SmartCare Presence Health EPO / BCBS PPO
Brain Mapping Complex Intracranial Surgery Minimally Invasive Treatment of Spinal Diseases
Spinal Surgery Spine Surgery Surgery in Eloquent Brain Locations
Aneurysms AVM Dural Arteriovenous Malformation
Epilepsy Arteriovenous Malformation Brain Injury
Brain Tumors Minimally Invasive Surgery Spine Trauma
Chiari Malformations

Tamir Hersonskey, MD, earned his medical degree at the Technion Israel Institute of Technology Faculty of Medicine in Haifa. He was the Chief Resident at the University of Illinois at Chicago in the Department of Neurological Surgery and completed his fellowship in epilepsy at the University of Washington at Seattle. Brain mapping, complex intracranial surgery, minimally invasive treatment of spinal diseases, and complex spine surgery, are some of the procedures he performs. His clinical interests include aneurysms, dural arteriovenous malformation, epilepsy, arteriovenous malformation, brain injury, brain tumors, minimally invasive surgery and spine trauma.

Dr. Hersonskey is board certified in neurosurgery. He serves as the Medical Director of Neurosurgery at Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Joliet. He is also an Assistant Professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He has published research articles in Surgical Neurology and British Journal of Neurosurgery. He is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons.

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