Our Team Of Experts

Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants.

Yevgeniy Khavkin, MD

Dr. Khavkin is a Board Certified Neurosurgeon, Fellowship Trained Spine Surgeon, and is the Former Director of Neurosurgery Spine Services at Northwestern University.


Ippei Takagi, MD

Ippei Takagi, MD is a Neurosurgeon and a Fellowship Trained Spine Surgeon. Dr. Takagi received his Medical Degree from Rush Medical College in Chicago and completed Residency training in Neurological Surgery at the University of Chicago. 


Albert Khavkin, DO

Dr. Khavkin provides anesthesia services for the majority of our patients. He is involved in our comprehensive review of all surgical patients and carefully evaluates preoperative studies to ensure the safety of our patients.  


Sherif Al-Hawarey, MD

Sherif Al-Hawarey, MD is a Board Certified Pain Management Physician, Board Certified Clinical Neurophysiologist, as well as Board Certified Neurologist who has been practicing for 21-years.  He received his Medical Degree from Cairo University and completed his Residency training at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria.  He also served as Chief Neurology Resident.  


Arlyn Valencia, MD

Dr. Arlyn Valencia is a Board Certified Neurologist with Fellowship Training in Stroke and Neurorehabilitation. She also has extensive experience in Neurocritical Care and Advanced Headache Management. She is highly regarded and respected by her colleagues and patients.


Kimbrelle Pascua


Kimbrelle is a Board Certified Nurse Practitioner with 5 years of experience in direct patient care. She is focused on providing quality patient care and maintaining open lines of communication with the patients and the healthcare team.


Gavin Pope


Dr. Gavin Pope is a Physicians Assistant. He specializes in surgery and Orthopedic Surgery.

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