Riverside Neurosurgery Consultants personalizes treatment plans to fit the specific needs of each patient. Our highly specialized team is dedicated to the diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of disorders of the nervous system. By using the latest state of the art technology, our goal is to restore or preserve neurological function, minimize discomfort and reduce recovery time.
Should I See A Neurosurgeon?
If any of these conditions are experienced, a neurosurgical visit is recommended:
- Low back pain
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
- Head injury
- Spinal cord injuries
- Herniated disc
- Tumors of the brain and spinal cord
- Pituitary tumors
- Pinched nerves in the neck
- Parkinson's disease
The highly-specialized, award-winning team at Riverside Neurosurgery Consultants provides comprehensive, personalized diagnoses and treatments to fit the specific needs of individuals with conditions affecting the nervous system. Treatments for these conditions, including injuries, diseases and disorders of the brain, spine, spinal cord and peripheral nerves, requires the expertise of specially trained surgeons and clinical staff who and may range from simple non-surgical methods including physical therapy and medications to more advanced and sophisticated neurosurgical care including disc replacement or fusion.
At Riverside Neurosurgery Consultants, each patient’s diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation is handled with the understanding, care and compassion. Our commitment to advanced treatments, state of the art technology and the most successful minimally invasive techniques as well as a collaborative team approach provides our patients with the highest standard of care in a community setting.
Our ultimate goal is to focus our expertise, our research and our advocacy on restoring or preserving each person’s individual function, improving mobility, minimizing discomfort and reducing recovery time. This contributes to better results and to great experiences allowing individuals to regain the quality of their lives.
Riverside Neurosurgery treats a variety of conditions, including:
- Spinal Stenosis
- Degenerative Disc Disease
- Arthritis of the spine
- Fractures: compression and traumatic
backand neck pain
- Spinal tumors
Whiplash Neckand backstrains
- Nerve root injuries
Before surgery is ever considered, the Riverside Neurosurgery Consultants team will first provide a comprehensive review of your condition and work with you to address any contributing health issues as part of your treatment plan.
Consideration of an individual’s overall health and treatment of any underlying health conditions such as heart and weight can help improve outcomes of treatment plans and improve and/or alleviate the need for more advanced neurosurgical approaches. Consideration of an individual’s overall health and treatment of any underlying health conditions such as heart and weight can help improve outcomes of treatment plans and improve and/or alleviate the need for more advanced neurosurgical approaches.
Treatment options for neck, back, and spine pain at Riverside Medical Center
- Physical Therapy – multiple advanced programs for spine
- Pain procedures, including injections and blocks
- Minimally Invasive spine procedures
- Kyphoplasty for treatment of compression fractures
- Artificial Disc Replacement X-Stop for spinal stenosis
- Spinal fusions Microdiscectomy
At the Riverside Neurosciences Institute physicians are involved in the research of implants and technology for neurological care, with the focus on improving both quality and cost. Leveraging advanced technologies, such as intraoperative Airo CT and stereotactic radiosurgery, means patients, like you or your loved ones, benefit from the latest and most successful neurosurgical technologies available.
Prior to your first visit at Riverside Neurosurgery Consultants we ask that you print and fill out the following forms. Please bring the completed forms with you on your the date of your first visit.
Riverside Neurosurgery Consultants
350 N. Wall Street, Pavilion Suite P530
Kankakee, IL 60901
Phone: (815) 932-7200
Fax: (815) 935-7874