Dr. Catherine Stachnik, neurologist, joins Edward Neurosciences Institute

September 22, 2016
Dr Cathy Stachnik Catherine Stachnik, DO, board certified in neurology, has joined the Edward Neurosciences Institute in affiliation with Northwestern Medicine.

Her clinical expertise includes treating neuropathies, radiculopathies, motor neuron disease, myasthenia gravis, myopathies and other neurologic conditions. Dr. Stachnik, a subspecialist in neuromuscular medicine, uses electrodiagnostic testing, such as nerve conduction studies (NCVs) and electromyographies (EMGs), to diagnose these conditions.

Dr. Stachnik is accepting new patients at the Institute’s offices in Naperville, 120 Spalding Dr., Suite 308 (on the campus of Edward Hospital) and in Crest Hill, 16151 Weber Rd. To schedule an appointment, call (630) 527-7730.

Dr. Stachnik earned her doctor of osteopathic medicine from Midwestern University in Downers Grove, completed her residency in neurology at the University of Illinois Hospital in Chicago and completed a fellowship in neuromuscular medicine at the Northwestern University McGaw Medical Center.

Dr. Stachnik is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine. She is fluent in Polish and Spanish.

The Edward Neurosciences Institute in affiliation with the Northwestern Medicine offers world-class care for patients with neurological disorders such as stroke, migraines, concussions and other neurodegenerative diseases. Additionally, the Institute’s neurosurgeons perform surgeries in the brain and spine using minimally invasive techniques whenever possible and open cranial procedures when necessary.

The Institute features the most advanced drug therapies, interventional neurosurgery techniques and a $5 million state-of-the-art neurointerventional lab. With multiple specialists practicing at the Institute, patients benefit from collaboration among neurologist, neurosurgeon, neurointerventionalist and pain management physician – a team approach that creates the best treatment plan.

For more information, visit www.eehealth.org/services/neuro or call (630) 527-7730.