Welcome to Northwest Neurology

NEW! We now offer SATURDAY office hours as well as EMG and MRI appointments! 

Also, new patients can now pre-register on the Patient Portal!  Once pre-registered, our staff will contact you to schedule an appointment. Please do not complete the pre-registration if you are already a patient in our practice. If you need access to the web-portal or if you are having trouble logging in, please contact the practice at (847) 882-6604.

Northwest Neurology is the leading independent neurology practice in the Chicago area and suburbs, with regional offices in Lake Barrington, Rolling Meadows/ Arlington Heights, South Barrington/ Arboretum, Crystal Lake, and Libertyville.  Northwest Neurology sees patients from throughout the Chicago area, northern Illinois, southern Wisconsin and northern Indiana. The 14 doctors at Northwest Neurology provide expertise in the evaluation and treatment of concussion, migraine, headache, epilepsy, seizure disorder, Parkinson's disease, essential tremor, Multiple Sclerosis, memory loss, dementia, TIA, stroke, inpatient neurology, women's neurology, neuromuscular disease including myasthenia gravis, neuropathy, neurorehabilitation and more. Northwest Neurology also provides Deep Brain Stimulator (DBS) and Vagal Nerve Stimulator (VNS) interrogation and adjustments. Shared Medical Appointments, a new innovative program for Parkinson's disease are offered as well. 

Northwest Neurology's Erin McGonigle, M.D. is the Chicago area's only physiatrist with fellowship training in neuro-rehabilitation and spasticity management. By bringing new treatment options for patients with MS, stroke, balance disorders, weakness, spasticity and more, Dr. McGonigle is improving neurological function and quality of life in patiens with a variety of neurological conditons. Learn more about Dr. McGonigle's services on the Neuro-rehabilitation page.

Northwest Neurology's Women's Neurology Center, under the direction of Manisha Sahay, M.D. offers women in the Chicago area more specialized neurological care. Dr. Sahay is the Chicago area's only neurologist with fellowship training in women's neurology. This higher degree of specialization offers women with neurological problems greater expertise in addressing neurological issues that interface with pregnancy, menstruation, menopause, and neuropharmacology. Dr. Sahay is also fluent in Hindi.

Northwest Neurology is also home to the preeminent independent Multiple Sclerosis Center in the Chicago area.  Directed by Dr. George Katsamakis, the MS Center of Northswest Neurology is recognized by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society and the Consortium of National Multiple Sclerosis Centers. One of the largest of its kind, the MS Center of Northwest Neurology cares for more than 1500 MS patients.