William B Schueler, MD

69 Ratings13 Comments
Neurological Surgery; Spine Surgery
Edward-Elmhurst Medical Group
Hospital Affiliations:
Edward Hospital
Clinical Interests:
Brain Tumors; Peripheral Nerve Surgery; Cervical, Thoracic, and Lumbar Spine Surgery; Degenerative Disease; Vascular Neurosurgery; Spine Tumors; Pituitary Tumors

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This provider is an employee of one of the Edward-Elmhurst Health System entities.



Philosophy Of Care

I became a doctor to help people with their medical issues and improve their quality of life. As a neurosurgeon, I treat diseases of the nervous system. My goal is always to provide compassionate care and to treat people like they’re a member of my own family. It’s important to me to spend as much time as possible with each patient in order to understand his or her issues, and to develop an individualized treatment plan to meet their specific needs. I believe in educating patients about their medical issues and including them in the decision making process. It is my hope that each patient I treat benefits from their experience with me as one of their physicians.

Education & Credentials

Education: Rush University Medical College (Illinois), 2004

Internship: Rush-Presbyterain-St Lukes Medical Center (Illinois), 2005

Residency: University of Oklahoma, 2011; University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center (Oklahoma City), 2011


Neurological Surgery

Insurance Accepted

Aetna EPO
Aetna NAP
Aetna HMO
All Kids
AARP Medicare Advantage Complete (UHC) and Compete Assure
AARP Medicare Advantage Complete (UHC) PPO
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Advantage PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Coventry Advantra Freedom PFFS
Coventry Health Care
Coventry POS
Coventry PPO
Corvel POS
Great West HMO
Great West POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO of Illinois
Humana Choice PPO
Humana EPO
Humana HMO
Humana PPO
Humana POS
Aetna Medicare Open Basic
Aetna Medicare Open Standard
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Blue Advantage POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Precision HMO
Beech Street PPO
Cigna Medicare Access
Coventry HMO
Great West PPO
Great West
HealthLink PPO
Health Financial Network
Humana Gold Choice PFFS
Humana Gold Plus HMO
Illinois Health Partners
Interplan Hlth Grp(Preferred)
Multi Plan
Principal Healthcare HMO
Principal Healthcare PPO
PPO Next
Principal Healthcare POS
United Healthcare AARP Medicare Complete
United Healthcare
United Healthcare EPO
United Healthcare HMO
United Healthcare PPO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare Secure Horiz


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Overall Patient Rating
4.8 out of 5
(69 Ratings, 13 Comments)
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Doctor Schueler was very professional and very courteous. All questions were answered very thoroughly.
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Absolutely no complaints.
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Dr Schueler is awesome neurosurgeon. He listens to what I have to say ,and is a very caring person . If a family member asked me to find a great neurosurgeon I would recommend dr William b Schueler to them.
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Once seen, I was very pleased with those who were involved in my care.
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Dr Schueler was very patient and answered my questions/concerns. I really appreciated his extra time and expertise.
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Dr Schueler is a neurosurgeon. Always takes the time to listen to what I have to say. His staff is awesome.
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I will surely recommend the doctor to everybody that needs a neurosurgeon.
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Doctor showed me the x-rays that were taken 3 days prior and explained all that he was looking for in the x-ray to see signs of improvement.
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Everything was explained thoroughly
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Dr. Schueler did a great job of listening and reviewing my case and concerns. I was very comfortable with him and I believe he has my best interests in mind. He understood my problem and did his best to work with an appropriate referral to assist me further.