Chike Ilorah, MD, MPH

Interventional Neurology

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Location

BBH Specialty Care Network – Neurology
513 Brookwood Blvd
Building D, Suite 372
Birmingham, AL 35209

Phone: (205) 802-6595
Phone: (205) 802-6598

Biography

Dr. Chike Ilorah is a practicing interventional neurologist and is affiliated with Brookwood Baptist Medical Center, a Joint Commission certified Primary Stroke Centerand a 2021 GWTG Gold Plus Target: Stroke Honor Roll Elite Plus Advanced Therapy. He and the team at Brookwood Baptist Health Specialty Care Network – Neurology are dedicated to 24/7 care for all stroke patients.

Dr. Ilorah is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology. He attended medical school at Nnamdi Azikiwe University in Nigeria and got a Master of Public Health from University of Louisville, Kentucky. He served his residency at the University of Illinois-Peoria where he also served as the Chief resident. He earned both his Vascular Neurology Fellowship and Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology Fellowship at Saint Louis University School of Medicine. He has presented at both national and international conferences and has several scientific publications.

Dr. Ilorah’s clinical expertise consists of treatment of:

  • Mechanical thrombectomy for acute stroke
  • Brain aneurysms with a minimally invasive focus including flow diverter device, endovascular coiling, WEB device, etc
  • Carotid stent placement for severe carotid artery stenosis
  • Vertebral stent placement for severe vertebral artery stenosis
  • Intracranial stent placement
  • Diagnostic Cerebral angiogram
  • Diagnostic spinal angiogram
  • Tumor embolization
  • Middle meningeal artery embolization for chronic subdural hemorrhage
  • Embolization for severe nose bleeding

Education

Dr. Ilorah is board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology. He attended medical school at Nnamdi Azikiwe University in Nigeria and got a Master of Public Health from University of Louisville, Kentucky. He served his residency at the University of Illinois-Peoria where he also served as the Chief resident. He earned both his Vascular Neurology Fellowship and Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology Fellowship at Saint Louis University School of Medicine.