New doctors: Neurosurgeon William Schueler and neurologist Yonghua Michael Zhang, have joined the Edward Neurosciences Institute in affiliation with the Northwestern Medical Group.
Dr. Schueler, board eligible in neurological surgery, earned his medical degree from Rush Medical College in Chicago and completed his neurological surgery residency at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City. He is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons and Congress of Neurological Surgeons.
Schueler treats and performs neurosurgical procedures on patients with brain tumors, aneurysms, vascular abnormalities in the brain, brain trauma, pituitary tumors, spinal trauma, spinal cord tumors, degenerative spine conditions, spinal fractures, chronic neuropathic pain and median/ulnar nerve decompression.
Previously, Schueler practiced neurosurgery at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. He was also an assistant professor in the Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Oklahoma in Oklahoma City.
Schueler is seeing patients in Naperville on the campus of Edward Hospital, 801 S. Washington St., and in Elmhurst at the Elmhurst Memorial Center for Health, 1200 S. York Road. For an appointment in Naperville, call 630-527-7730. For an appointment in Elmhurst, call 331-221-9090.
Dr. Zhang is board certified in neurology. He received his medical degree from Shanghai Medical University in Shanghai, China, and completed his neurology residency at the State University of New York at Buffalo. He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology, American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine and American Headache Society.
Zhang’s areas of interest and conditions for which he treats patients include general neurology, stroke, headaches, Botox injections, neuromuscular disorders (including electromyography-EMG and nerve conduction studies-NCS) and small fiber neuropathy.
Before joining Edward, Zhang was medical director of Stroke Service at OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center in Rockford, a neurologist at the Illinois Neurological Institute — Northern Region in Rockford and clinical assistant professor of medicine at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford.
Zhang is seeing patients in Naperville on the campus of Edward Hospital, 801 S. Washington St., and in Plainfield on the Edward Plainfield campus, 24600 W. 127th St. For an appointment in Naperville, call 630-527-7730. For an appointment in Plainfield, call 815-731-9120.