Dr. Carl Graf, MD, FAAOS

Dr. Carl Graf, MD, FAAOS

Orthopedic Surgeon at Illinois Spine Institute

Meet Dr. Carl Graf, MD, FAAOS

Dr. Graf is a board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon with Illinois Spine Institute.

He has deep expertise treating patients with degenerative, traumatic, neoplastic, and infectious conditions of the spine.

Dr. Graf at a Glance

  • Dr. Graf offers advanced, minimally invasive spine surgery, spinal fusion alternatives, and motion-preserving procedures.
  • He was the chief resident of orthopedic surgery for Cook County Hospital.

Fo experienced spine care, visit Dr. Graf.

Dr. Graf is a member of Illinois Spine Institute.

Directions to our primary location in

Schaumburg, IL

How Dr. Carl Graf, MD, FAAOS Can Help You


  • Orthopedic Surgeon


  • Bachelor of Arts, Pre-Medicine: Augustana College, 1992-1996
  • Doctor of Medicine: Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine, 1996-2000
  • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency: University of Illinois at Chicago, 2000-2005
  • Orthopaedic and Neurosurgical Spine Surgery Fellowship: OrthoIndy/Indiana Orthopaedic Hospital: 2005-2006


  • Accident and Injury Care
  • Brain and Spinal Tumors
  • Cervical Spinal Disorders
  • Complex Spinal Disorders
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Disorders
  • Neck Pain
  • Sciatica / Radiculopathy
  • Scoliosis and Deformity
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spinal Trauma
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Thoracic Spinal Disorders
  • Whiplash


  • ALIF: Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Anterior / Posterior Lumbar Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Corpectomy
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy / Decompression
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Discography
  • Endoscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Epidural Spinal Injections
  • Heat / Ice Therapy
  • Injections / Blocks
  • Interspinous process spacers
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion (XLIF)
  • Lumbar Corpectomy
  • Medical Branch Nerve Blocks
  • Microdiscectomy / Microdecompression
  • Upper Back Pain

Accolades for Dr. Carl Graf, MD, FAAOS

Professional Distinctions

  • Chief Resident: Orthopaedic Surgery, Cook County Hospital, 2005-2006

Professional Affiliations

  • American Board Of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • North American Spine Society

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified Orthopaedic Spinal Surgeon - The American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Board Certified Independent Medical Examiner: American Board of Independent Medical Examiners

Office Information for Dr. Carl Graf, MD, FAAOS

500 W. Golf Road
Schaumburg, IL 60195
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Primary Location:

500 W. Golf Road
Schaumburg, IL 60195


Monday 8:00 - 5:00
Tuesday 8:00 - 5:00
Wednesday 8:00 - 5:00
Thursday 8:00 - 5:00
Friday 8:00 - 5:00

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue and Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross
  • Medicare
  • State Farm
  • UnitedHealth Group
  • Worker's Comp
  • BCBS of Illinois

Additional Locations

360 Station Drive Suite 200
Crystal Lake, IL 60014
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Profile last updated: December 5, 2017. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.