Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
James P Chandler, MD

James P Chandler, MD

Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs, Department of Neurological Surgery

Lavin/Fates Professor of Neurological Surgery

Professor of Neurological Surgery, Neurology - Ken and Ruth Davee Department and Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery

Focus of Work


Brain tumors / neuro-oncology, Spine diseases, Stereotactic radiosurgery


Education and Certification

  • MD: University of Maryland (1990)
  • Residency: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital) (1996)
  • Fellowship: Sao Paulo Neurological Institute, Brazil (1996)
  • Fellowship: Georgetown University Hospital (1997)
  • Board Certification: Neurological Surgery


Clinic (for patients): 312-695-8143
Administrative office: 312-695-6200

NMH/Arkes Family Pavilion Suite 2210
676 N Saint Clair
Chicago IL 60611