Dr. Daniele Anderson was born and raised in the northwest suburbs of Chicago. She graduated from Rolling Meadows High School in 1987. She received a bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. While there, she met her husband, as they were both members of the USC Trojan Marching Band. (Fight On!)
She received her medical degree from Rush University Medical School in Chicago and interned in Internal Medicine at Rush Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center.
She completed her neurology residency and neuromuscular/EMG fellowship at the University of California at San Diego in 2002 and then joined Northwest Neurology.
Dr. Anderson is Board Certified in Neurology. She practices general neurology and maintains subspecialty interest in neuromuscular disease (neuropathy, myopathy, myasthenia gravis, and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, etc.), dystonia (hemifacial spasm, blepharospasm, torticollis, writer’s cramp, etc.), and headache. She has extensive training in botulinum toxin injection therapy (Botox) for treatment of neurological disease to include most forms of dystonia, spasticity, and headache.
Dr. Anderson lives in the northwest suburbs with her husband and four daughters.