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UChicago Medicine Medical Group is comprised of UCM Care Network Medical Group, Inc. and Primary Healthcare Associates, S.C. UChicago Medicine Medical Group physicians are not employees or agents of The University of Chicago Medical Center, The University of Chicago or UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial.


Engin Yilmaz, MD, PhD, is a board-certified neurologist who specializes in treating stroke, cerebrovascular disease and neuromuscular disease. He has additional expertise in electromyography (EMG) and botulinum toxin (Botox) injections for the treatment of spasticity and headaches.

Dr. Yilmaz believes in treating the whole patient and is committed to ensuring that patients and their families understand all treatment options and the treatment process.

Dr. Yilmaz earned his medical degree from Ankara University in Ankara, Turkey. He completed his internship and residency at Loyola University Medical Center in Maywood. Dr. Yilmaz also completed a fellowship in vascular neurology and clinical neurophysiology at Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis.

He is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology and Vascular Neurology.

UCM Medical Group physicians with privileges at the hospital are independent physicians. They are not employees or agents of the University of Chicago Medical Center or Ingalls Memorial.

Medical Education

  • Ankara Universitesi


  • Loyola University Medical Center


  • Loyola University Medical Center


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At a Glance

Board Certifications

  • Neurology
  • Vascular Neurology

Languages Spoken

  • English