Dedicated Brain Aneurysm Care

Comprehensive Cerebrovascular Care In Chicago, IL

Michael Chen, MD

Michael Chen, MD is a Professor of Neurology, Neurosurgery and Radiology who has been in practice at Rush for over 16 years. He received his medical degree in his home state at the University of Hawaii John A. Burns School of Medicine. His training consists of neurology residency, stroke and neuroendovascular surgery fellowships at Yale, Harvard and Columbia respectively.

He is the commissioning editor for the Journal of Neurointerventional Surgery, Past-President of the Society for the Society of Neurointerventional Surgery, and has received research grants to study brain aneurysms in women and novel treatment techniques and devices.

Click here for an updated listing of his scientific publications on brain aneurysms and stroke.

Dr. Chen in the News

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“My practice focuses on taking care of patients with brain and spine vascular disease.  When dealing with the brain and spine, there is so much at stake and there is really no room for error.  I firmly believe that patience, attention to detail, and diligent preparation are essential steps in providing high-quality patient care.”

Conditions we Treat

Our practice focuses on minimally invasive treatments of brain and spinal cord vascular disease. For more information, please call our office at 312-942-6644.

Rush University Medical Group Affiliated

Michael Chen, MD is an affiliate of Rush University Medical Center, a tertiary care, academic comprehensive stroke center dedicated to providing exceptional patient care.  In 2023, US News & World Report ranked our Neurology and Neurosurgery program #14 in the country. 

"Very experienced and professional at all times."

Micheal Chen, MD did an amazing job with my vascular malformations. Not only was the diagnosis streamlined, but Dr. Chen's bedside manner was remarkable. It really set my anxiety at ease before the procedure.

- Christina C.

February 20, 2021

"Love Love Love this man. He did my surgery for my aneurysm. Never get tired of saying Thank you!"

Sandra H.

"Very experienced and professional at all times."

"Dr. Chen is a great doctor he takes the time to explain in details the procedure and he makes you feel comfortable and he is so caring of your needs I went to four doctors and they all referred to Dr. Chen he is a great doctor i have never met a doctor that is so caring when it comes to your medical needs all I can say is this he is a great doctor and I thank him for caring and understanding. thank you Dr. Chen."

Irma S.

February 20, 2021

"My wife was treated by Dr Chen. We were truly blessed to find such a skilled surgeon. He, along with his staff were extremely kind and reassuring. We would highly recommend him. Again Dr Chen, Thank you."

Keith K.