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Alan G. Shepard, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Neurology

BIOGRAPHY


Alan Shepard M.D. is an assistant clinical professor of neurology at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and is associated with Chicago Lakeshore Medical Associates, a multi-specialty group practice. Dr. Shepard is board certified in Neurology. He has a comprehensive neurological practice, treating conditions such as headache, neck and back pain, dizziness, dementia, seizures, multiple sclerosis, sleep disorders and stroke.

Dr. Shepard earned his undergraduate pre-medical degree from the University of Michigan. He completed his medical training at Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, where he was a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society and served on the admissions committee. He completed his residency in neurology at Northwestern University Memorial Hospital, where he was chief resident. Following his residency he completed a Fellowship in EMG/EEG and Sleep Disorders at Rush University Medical Center.

Dr. Shepard is a Diplomate of the American Academy of Neurology. He was one of 25 neurologists worldwide recognized for excellence in teaching neurology by the American Academy of Neurology and was recipient of the Medical School Class of 2010 neurology teaching award. He is a member of the Northwestern Memorial Quality Assurance Committee and is a board member of the Global Health Initiative. He is a clinical supervisor of the neurology resident clinic.

Dr. Shepard has 19 years of experience treating a broad spectrum of neurological conditions and has been recognized for his strong commitment to patient care and concern for the well being of his patients. Dr. Shepard is frequently consulted by patients seeking a second opinion for their neurological condition.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine - 1988
  • Residency
    Northwestern Mcgaw / Northwestern Memorial Hospital
  • Fellowship
    Rush University Medical Center - 1993

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Neurology

PRIMARY LOCATION


Chicago Lake Shore Medical Associates-NMFF

676 N. Saint Clair

Arkes 2000

Chicago, IL 60611

312-926-6165
Monday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Back Pain
  • Dizziness
  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • General Neurology
  • Headaches
  • Neck Pain
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare HMO
  • BCBS Blue Advantage PPO
  • BCBS Classic Blue
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Choice Supervalu PPO
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • Hlth Mrktng Inc (Super PPO)
  • Humana ChoiceCare POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS POS
  • PHCS PPO
  • PNA (Preferred Network Access)
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • Unicare PPO
  • Unicare PPO(Wellpoint Network)
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select
  • UnitedHealthcare Select HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus
  • Workmans Compensation