Robert Egel, MD

Robert Egel, MD

Neurology Oak Lawn, IL

Division Head, Pediatric Neurology, Advocate Children's Hospital, Oak Lawn, IL

Office Address

  • Advocate Children's Hospital
    4440 W 95th St
    Oak Lawn, IL 60453
    Phone: (708) 684-5445
    Fax: (708) 684-3112

Robert Egel, MD

Neurology Oak Lawn, IL

Division Head, Pediatric Neurology, Advocate Children's Hospital, Oak Lawn, IL

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Neurology: General Neurology, Child Neurology
  • Clinical Interests: Epilepsy; Migraine Disorders; Neurocutaneous Syndromes

Education & Training

  • University of Kentucky College of MedicineUniversity of Kentucky College of Medicine
  • Children's Memorial Hospital
  • Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and ScienceRosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science

Certifications & Licensure

  • IL State Medical LicenseIL State Medical License1972 - 2017
  • American Board of PediatricsPediatrics
  • American Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyNeurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • Chicago Magazine: Top DoctorsCastle Connolly, 2008
    • Super

    Publications & Presentations


    Journal Articles

    • Seizure Disorders in Childhood.  Egel RT, E-Journal of Advocate Healthcare, 11/1/2005
    • Seizure Disorders in Childhood  Egel RT, Chicago Medicine, 2005
    • Paroxysmal Disorders Simulating Epilepsy in Childhood and Adolescence  Egel, RT, Chicago Medicine, 2003

    Books/Book Chapters

    • Phenacemide Therapy of Complex Partial Epilepsy in Children: Determination of Plasma Chapter: Yearbook of Drug Therapy Page 215 - 216
      Coker SB, Holmes EW, Egel RT
      Editors: Hollister LE, Lasagna L, Eds.Mosby

    Professional Memberships

    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
    • BCBS Illinois PPO
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • Cofinity PPO
    • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
    • Empire BCBS HMO
    • Empire BCBS PPO
    • First Choice
    • First Health PPO
    • Great West PPO
    • Health Net Oregon PPO
    • HealthLink PPO
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO
    • Multiplan PPO
    • ODS Network
    • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
    • Providence Health System Personal Option
    • Sagamore Health Plus
    • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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