Harel Deutsch, MD

4.3
Rush University Medical Group
Clinical Area:
Spine and Back Care; Neurosurgery Services
Languages:
English, Hebrew, Spanish
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Rush Employed Provider

About Me

We spend a lot of time with the patients -- seeing how their pain and their condition is affecting their quality of life -- not just looking at the X-ray and MRI and deciding on treatment based on that. We decide our treatment based on the patient’s condition and the MRI together.

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Locations & Appointments

Primary location
Rush Neurosurgery
Rush Neurosurgery
1725 W Harrison St
Professional Building
Suite 855
Chicago, IL, 60612

(312) 942-6644
(312) 942-2176
Directions

Credentials

Certifications

Neurological Surgery

Education and Training

Mount Sinai Medical Center - Neurological Surgery
Emory University Hospital - Neurological Surgery
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Clinical Expertise

Back pain
Cervical disc replacement
Degenerative disc disease
Failed back syndrome
Herniated disc
Lumbar disc replacement
Motion preservation
Sciatica
Spinal deformity
Spinal instrumentation
Spinal stenosis
Spinal tumor
Spine surgery
Spine surgery, minimally invasive
Spine surgery, revision

Academics & Publications

Rush University Medical Center is an academic medical center. In addition to providing patient care, many of our clinicians have faculty appointments at Rush University and perform clinical, basic science and community-based research. Our education and research endeavors are dedicated to enhancing excellence in patient care — now and in the future.

Insurance

Aetna
Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
Affiliated Physician Group
Beech Street
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield Medicare Advantage PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Blue Cross Community Medicaid (FHP & ICP)
Chicago Health System(MacNeal Health Provider) Gov
Cigna
Cigna Medicare Advantage
Community Healthcare Partners, LLC
CorVel
CountyCare
CountyCare Medicare Advantage
Coventry
Devoted Health
Dolton Medical Clinic
Dreyer Medical Clinic
Dupage Medical Group
ElmCare, LLC
Essential Health Partners
Fox Valley Medicine, Ltd.
Great-West Healthcare
Health Care's Finest Network (HFN)
Hinsdale Physician Group
Humana
Humana Medicare Advantage
Humana Medicare-Medicaid Alignment Initiative
IlliniCare YouthCare
Ingalls Provider Group
Little Company of Mary Health Providers
Meridian Complete (MMAI & MA)
Meridian Health Plan
Molina Dual Options
MultiPlan
NorthShore Physician Associates, Inc
Northwest Community Health Partners
Northwest Suburban IPA
Physician Care Network
Preferred Plan (Healthsmart)
Progress Health
Pronger-Smith Medical Care
Silver Cross Managed Care Organization
Specialty Physicians of Illinois
Swedish Covenant Physician Partners
USA Managed Care Organization
Union Health Services
United Healthcare
University of Chicago Health Plans
University of Illinois at Chicago
WellCare Medicare Advantage

Accepted insurance plans are subject to change without notice. Please contact your insurance company to verify that the location or provider you plan to visit is included in your network before your visit. If you schedule an appointment and your provider is not in network with your insurance, your out of pocket liability may be higher than expected.

Ratings and Reviews

Overall
4.3
Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your care
4.4
Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
4.4
Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
4.3
Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
4.3
Care provider's discussion of any proposed treatment (risks, benefits, etc.)
4.2
4.8
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - May 2022
Dr. Deutch is one of the best doctors I have ever encountered.
5
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - Mar 2022
Good
2.8
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - Mar 2022
The doctor was late and just spent a few minutes with me. I had been looking forward to have an opportunity to better understand my condition. He is a good surgeon and I value that.
5
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - Mar 2022
The ONLY thing I had an issue with is that he never introduced himself when he came in. To me that's rude.
4.75
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - Jan 2022
Only saw Dr. Deutsch he was very detailed, explained everything so we could understand what has happened and options to give best outcome, showed concern, empathy
5
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - Jan 2022
Very good
5
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - Nov 2021
Dr. Deutsch is great! I find him personable and very professional and I have confidence in his technical and surgical skills. I would highly recommend him and Rush
5
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - Sep 2021
Dr. Deutsch and staff are very professional and personable. Listened to my concerns and answered all questions with a calm, reassuring demeanor.
5
A Patient at Rush University Medical Center - Aug 2021
We are very glad to have been put in Dr. Deutsch's care. We thought he was very thorough, caring, and knowledgable

Call (888) 352-7874 for help arranging an appointment

Primary location
Rush Neurosurgery
Rush Neurosurgery
1725 W Harrison St
Professional Building
Suite 855
Chicago, IL, 60612

Directions