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Cindy Zadikoff, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Neurology

BIOGRAPHY


Cindy Zadikoff, MD, FRCPC, MSc is a neurologist on staff at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and an assistant professor of neurology at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine. She is also a member of the multidisciplinary team at the Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center at Northwestern University. She is board certified in Neurology. Dr. Zadikoff treats patients with all different types of movement disorders and has expertise in botulinum toxin injections and deep brain stimulation for the treatment of movement disorders.Dr. Zadikoff completed her medical school training at The Ohio State University College of Medicine followed by her internship and neurology residency training at Harvard Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts. She completed her fellowship training in movement disorders at the University of Toronto with Dr. Anthony Lang, the world-renowned expert in movement disorders. In 2005 Dr. Zadikoff received a research fellowship from the American Academy of Neurology and continued her studies at the University of Toronto where she completed a master's degree in clinical epidemiology and developed expertise in surgical management of movement disorders. Dr. Zadikoff was the recipient of the University of Toronto Research Trainee of the Year award for 2005-06. She is board certified in Neurology and is a member of the American Academy of Neurology, Movement Disorders Society, Parkinson's Study Group, and a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    Ohio State University College of Medicine - 1999
  • Residency
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (Boston) - 2003
  • Fellowship
    Toronto Western Hospital (Canada) - 2006

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Neurology

PRIMARY LOCATION


Northwestern Medical Group

675 N. St. Clair

Galter 20-100

Chicago, IL 60611

312-695-5747

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Atypical Parkinsonian Syndromes
  • Balance Disorders
  • Blepharospasm
  • Dystonia
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Disorders
  • Lewy Body Dementia
  • Movement Disorders
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
  • Torticollis
  • Tourette Syndrome
  • Tremors
  • Wilson' Disease

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare HMO
  • BCBS Classic Blue
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Choice Supervalu PPO
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • Humana ChoiceCare POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana HMO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS EPO
  • PHCS POS
  • PHCS PPO
  • PNA (Preferred Network Access)
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • TriCare(US Military Insurance)
  • Unicare HMO
  • Unicare PPO
  • Unicare PPO(Wellpoint Network)
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select
  • UnitedHealthcare Select HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus