Learn About Chicago Brain & Spine Institute

Chicago Brain & Spine Institute provides comprehensive and cutting-edge spinal intervention. It offers an integrated approach, innovative technology, and individualized treatment plans for patients that have a wide range of back and neck conditions.

In applying the latest techniques with compassionate and encouraging care, Chicago Brain & Spine Institute distinguishes itself as a leading destination for patients seeking pain relief.

Chicago Brain & Spine Institute at a Glance

Chicago Brain & Spine Institute has several noteworthy qualities:

  • The institute is led by Dr. Daniel Laich, D.O., a board-certified and fellowship-trained neurosurgeon with over 25 years of experience in spine care and neurological surgery.
  • The institute offers a continuum of services, including pain management, physical rehabilitation, motion preservation treatments, and minimally invasive surgery.
  • Chicago Brain & Spine Institute is the only spine center in Chicago offering a TESSYS (transforaminal endoscopic surgical system) procedure, a minimally invasive treatment of herniated disks. In 2006, Dr. Laich became the first American physician trained to provide this procedure.

The team at Chicago Brain & Spine Institute is ready to help you return to a functional and pain-free life.

Directions to our primary location in

Chicago, IL

Meet the Physicians of Chicago Brain & Spine Institute

Daniel Laich Dr. Daniel T. Laich

Chicago, IL

Carol Talisse Carol Talisse

Chicago, IL
Physician Assistant

How Chicago Brain & Spine Institute Can Help You

Type of Practice

  • Spine Center


  • Arteriovenous Malformation
  • Back Pain
  • Bulging Disc
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intracranial Tumor
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Radiculopathy
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Spinal Cysts
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis


  • Alternative Therapies
  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Back Surgery
  • Cancer Surgery With Reconstruction
  • Endoscopic Spine Surgery
  • Major Spinal Reconstruction
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Motion Preservation Techniques
  • Neck Surgery
  • Posterior Stabilization
  • Spinal Arthroplasty
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Therapeutic Spine Treatment
  • Total Disc Replacement

Highlights from Chicago Brain & Spine Institute

Of Note:

The Chicago Back Institute's neurological surgeons are nationally and internationally recognized by their peers for their outstanding clinical skills, expertise and innovative approaches to surgical and non-surgical spinal care. Their goals are simple:

* To intervene only as necessary

* To facilitate your return to a quality and productive life

* To always adhere to sound protocols for effective, safe procedures

* To use the most advanced technologies and treatment options available

Office Information for Chicago Brain & Spine Institute

Chicago Brain & Spine Institute
5115 N Francisco Avenue
Garden Pavilion, 1st floor
Chicago, IL 60625
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Primary Location

5115 N Francisco Avenue
Garden Pavilion, 1st floor
Chicago, IL 60625

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Profile last updated: June 2, 2017. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.