Languages Spoken: English
Ofer M. Zikel, MD, FACS, treats every patient with respect and great care. He discusses the diagnosis and treatment options in detail and always looks for the most conservative measures first, as many problems can be solved without surgery.
Dr. Zikel offers treatments for degenerative or traumatic conditions of the spine including disk herniations, spinal stenosis and nerve impingement. He also performs peripheral nerve surgery for carpal tunnel and ulnar nerve release.
Dr. Zikel earned his medical degree at Northwestern University Medical School (Feinberg), Chicago, IL and completed his residency at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. He is board certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery.
Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine (Degree earned: MD)
Mayo Clinic - Neurological Surgery
Neurological Surgery - American Board of Neurological Surgery