Steven Mather, MD

Spine Surgery, The Spine Center

4.8
140 Ratings
Years in Practice: 33 years
Practices In: Lockport, Westmont
Patients Seen: Adults

I am here to help each patient with their prob­lem, whether it be sur­gi­cal or non-sur­gi­cal. Many spine prob­lems can be com­plex, oth­ers are sim­ple. With 29 years of expe­ri­ence, I will lend a hand to those in need. By stay­ing in touch with state of the art tech­nol­o­gy blend­ed with a car­ing approach, we strive to give each and every patient the best expe­ri­ence possible.

Languages
English
Clinical Interests

Min­i­mal­ly inva­sive surgery, revi­sion surgery, failed back syn­drome, micro­surgery, com­put­er-aid­ed surgery

Personal Interests

Astro­physics, fish­ing, exer­cise, golf, music

Memberships
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery International Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery North American Spine Society
Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital
3815 Highland Avenue Downers Grove, Illinois 60515 630-275-2700 Get Directions
AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center, Hinsdale
120 North Oak Street Hinsdale, Illinois 60521 630-856-9000 Get Directions
Edward Hospital
801 S. Washington St. Naperville, Illinois 60540 630-527-3000 Get Directions
Elmhurst Memorial Hospital
155 E. Brush Hill Road Elmhurst, Illinois 60126 331-221-1000 Get Directions
School
University of Illinois Graduation Date: 1985 Degree: MD
Residency
Marcopa County Hospital Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellowships
Case Western Reserve University Orthopaedics
Provider’s Publications
The One Year Results of the STAC minimally invasive lumbar fusion
September 2019

Procedures

Anterior Cervical Corpectomy, Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion, Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (ALIF), Cervical Disc Replacement, Cervical Facet Radiofrequency Neurotomy, Cervical Laminaplasty (or Laminoplasty), Hernia Surgery, Laminectomy (Cervical) with Fusion, Laminectomy (Cervical, Lumbar and Thoracic), Lateral Interbody Fusion Microdiscectomy (XLIF), Lumbar Corpectomy, Lumbar Disc Microsurgery, Lumbar Disc Replacement, Microdiscectomy, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Minimally Invasive TLIF, Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (PLIF), Spinal Fusion (Cervical, Thoracic and Lumbar)

Conditions

Cervical Radiculopathy, Degenerative Disc Disease, Facet Joint Syndrome, Herniated Discs, Lumbar Radiculopathy (Sciatica), Spinal Infection, Spondylolisthesis

Ratings


Ratings Category

The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.8
140 Ratings

Likelihood of recommending this provider

4.8
140 Ratings

Provider included you in decisions

4.8
140 Ratings

Provider showed concern

4.8
139 Ratings

Provider explained things clearly

4.8
140 Ratings

Provider discussed treatment options

4.8
139 Ratings

Comments


Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.
"Everyone that assisted me from the beginning to the end did an outstanding job."
5
May. 15, 2024
"I Love my Doctor"
4.6
Apr. 13, 2024
"Kind of offhand, didn't feel like he listened or was concerned much . I asked him what my symptoms happened all of a sudden. He said he didn't know. Going online research found the answers I was looking for."
3
Apr. 10, 2024
"Dr Mather was very detailed in explaining my situation and what my treatment would involve"
5
Apr. 10, 2024
"One of the very best spine doctor in _____, Dr. Mather has given me my life back, by taking away all my back pain. He's wonderful -"
5
Feb. 13, 2024
"I first met with Dr. Mathers, physician assistant, Kelley. She was very compassionate and listened to my concerns. She offered immediate help and suggestions."
5
Feb. 4, 2024
"All good."
5
Jan. 14, 2024
"Dr very good at explaining issue and cause and options"
5
Jan. 14, 2024
"As always Dr. Mather never makes me feel rushed. He listens, shows me my xrays and explains options and progress so I can understand clearly."
5
Dec. 31, 2023
"I love *Dr. Mather. I have recommended him many times over the years."
5
Nov. 30, 2023
"Dr. Mather went above and beyond to address my concerns and really put my mind at ease."
5
Nov. 30, 2023
"Dr Mather and his staff are very attentive and wonderful at getting back to patients with concerns and questions. I've already referred Dr Mather to several family members. Love him."
5
Nov. 19, 2023
"Dr. Steven Mather was exceptionally helpful, attentive, and discussed plan well. This made me feel relieved and confident with plan and safe."
5
Nov. 18, 2023
"Dr. Mathers is a wonderful doctor. I feel comfortable with his concern about my health. Highly qualified doctor."
5
Oct. 20, 2023
"This was a post-op visit. All caregivers did a great job. Surgery went well. This practice is exceptional!!!"
5
Oct. 9, 2023
"Dr Mather always takes time to listen to my concerns, explains things carefully, and answers questions/discusses options. He never makes me feel rushed during appointments."
5
Oct. 2, 2023
"Always happy with the service"
5
Sep. 24, 2023
"Dr Mather is extremely knowledgeable and I would not trust anyone else to my care. He, Kelly and Cindy are one of the best teams in the organization and truly work hard to take the best care of their patients"
5
Sep. 19, 2023
"The best experience I could have ever hoped for. NOW PAIN FREE."
5
Aug. 24, 2023
"Dr. Mather and his staff are nothing short of perfection. From start to finish doing the best they can to make you feel like family and every confidence that they're going to solve whatever health concern."
5
Aug. 21, 2023
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