Sandra Rose, MD

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Assistant Professor of Neurology

UChicago Faculty Physicians hold faculty positions with the University of Chicago and provide care for patients on the academic health system’s main campus in Hyde Park and in care centers throughout the Chicago region.


Sandra Rose, MD, is a neurologist specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of seizures and epilepsy. Dr. Rose is highly skilled in both the medical management of epilepsy and the use of surgery, including newer minimally invasive techniques, and neurostimulation devices for treating patients with medically refractory epilepsy. She is also especially interested in the care of women with epilepsy and the care of young adults transitioning to adult care.

In addition to seeing patients in clinic, Dr. Rose is a neurophysiologist and is skilled at interpreting various testing modalities such as EEG and evoked potentials. She is the director of the intraoperative monitoring service, providing important neurophysiologic data to surgeons during complex procedures to aid in preserving neurologic function.

Dr. Rose is also involved in education of medical students, residents, and fellows. She acts as the director of the epilepsy fellowship program and coordinates the training of new epilepsy physicians.


Areas of Expertise

Medical Education

  • Wayne State University School of Medicine


  • Sinai-Grace Hospital


  • University of Chicago Medicine


  • University of Chicago Medicine

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • American Epilepsy Society
  • Aetna HMO (specialists only)
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO (specialists only)
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI) (specialists only)
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare *see insurance page
  • Aetna Better Health *see insurance page
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice Plus POS/PPO
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO) (specialists only)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • BCBS Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus HMO
  • United Choice HMO (specialists only)
  • University of Chicago Health Plan (UCHP)
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At a Glance

Practicing Since2007

Board Certifications

  • Neurology

Languages Spoken

  • English