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Dr. O’Leary credited with treating Elk Grove Village man with peripheral nerve surgery, which led to his recovery and enabled him to run his 50th marathon.

By |2017-12-07T18:49:05+00:00February 22nd, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|

..."One month after my last marathon, my 49th, I went gimp," Wcislo says. "I later found out it was a pinched nerve in my leg." His diagnosis, surgery and road to recovery were documented recently by Northwest Community Healthcare, who credited Dr. Shaun O'Leary with treating his symptoms and performing outpatient peripheral nerve surgery, which led to his recovery.... Click here to continue reading the article on the Daily Herald website.

‘The ultimate multi-tasker,’ your brain works 24/7

By |2017-12-07T18:49:05+00:00November 28th, 2016|Categories: News|

A student in Gregg Thompson's sixth-grade social studies class at Woodland Middle School in Gurnee asks, "Why can you only control so much of your brain?" The three-pound organ inside the skull, the brain, is truly the most amazing and complex part of the body -- even during sleep, the human brain is fast at work processing, organizing and storing important memory-related functions.   Click here to continue reading the Daily Herald article.

Dr. Shaun O’Leary Joins Northwest Community Healthcare

By |2017-12-07T18:49:05+00:00December 17th, 2014|Categories: News|

Northwest Community Healthcare’s (NCH) Medical Group has increased its network of experienced doctors as it welcomes neurosurgeon Shaun T. O’Leary, MD, Ph.D, FAANS. Dr. O’Leary is board certified in neurological surgery and will help lead the growth of neurosurgical patient care at the NCH Medical Group office, 880 W. Central Road, Suite 6100, in Arlington Heights. He earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from Georgetown University in Washington D.C., and at graduation was awarded the Stacy L. Rollins Jr., MD Outstanding Student of Neurosurgery. Dr. O’Leary also completed a doctorate degree in organic chemistry at Seton Hall University, South Orange, N.J., under the mentorship of Robert L. Augustine in organo-metallic catalysis.