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We found 7 providers matching minimally invasive surgery and who accept Delphi PPO near Algonquin, IL.

Dr. Stephen A Madry, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
27750 W Highway; 22 Ste 100
Barrington, IL
 

Dr. Stephen Madry practices plastic surgery in Elk Grove Village, IL and Barrington, IL. His areas of expertise include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Madry accepts Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Madry attended medical school at Michigan State University College of Human Medicine. He trained at Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University for residency. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS) and Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , endoscopic surgery

All Interests: Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Pec Implants, Injectable Fillers, Cosmetic Surgery, Breast ... (Read more)

Dr. Christopher Skapallis Michael, MD
Specializes in Obstetrics, Gynecology
2971 W Algonquin Road; Suite 107
Algonquin, IL
 

Dr. Christopher Michael sees patients in Elgin, IL and Algonquin, IL. His medical specialties are obstetrics and gynecology. Dr. Michael (or staff) speaks Spanish and Greek. Dr. Michael's areas of expertise include the following: novasure, infertility, and injectable fillers. He is professionally affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS) and Centegra Health System. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School. He completed his residency training at John Stroger Hospital of Cook County. Dr. Michael has a 4.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is in-network for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Delphi, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , da Vinci surgery

All Interests: NovaSure, Infertility, Botox Injection, Injectable Fillers, Da Vinci Surgery, Endometriosis

Dr. Michael G Kogan, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
2971 West Algonquin Road; Suite #101-a
Algonquin, IL
 

Dr. Michael Kogan sees patients in Elgin, IL and Algonquin, IL. His medical specialties are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. His clinical interests include hip replacement, ACL reconstruction, and knee replacement. Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, United Healthcare Plans, and United Healthcare Choice are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Kogan takes. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago and residency at Ohio State University Medical Center. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS) and Delnor Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, knee arthroscopy, shoulder arthroscopy, ankle arthroscopy

All Interests: Sports Health, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Knee Surgery, Ankle Surgery, Hip Replacement, ... (Read more)

Dr. Vishvanath C Karande, MD
Specializes in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Obstetrics, Gynecology
407 Congress Parkway
Suite D Crystal Lake, IL
 

Dr. Vishvanath Karande is a medical specialist in reproductive endocrinology and infertility, obstetrics, and gynecology. Dr. Karande (or staff) speaks Marathi and Hindi. Areas of expertise for Dr. Karande include male infertility, endocrine diseases (hormone disorders), and hysteroscopy. Dr. Karande's hospital/clinic affiliations include Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS) and Centegra Health System. Dr. Karande attended medical school at Seth G.S. Medical College. For his residency, Dr. Karande trained at Women & Children's Hospital of Buffalo. On average, patients gave him a rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more.

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Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic surgery

All Interests: Infertility, Hysteroscopy, Laparoscopic Surgery, Endocrine Diseases, Male Infertility

Dr. Raja Chatterji, MD
Specializes in Obstetrics, Gynecology
2230 Huntington Drive N
Algonquin, IL
 

Dr. Raja Chatterji's medical specialty is obstetrics and gynecology. On average, patients gave Dr. Chatterji a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include laparoscopic hysterectomy, pelvic floor therapy, and da vinci surgery. He is professionally affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS). He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Delphi, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Chatterji is a graduate of the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with Louisiana State University. Dr. Chatterji (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish, Bengali, and Hindi.

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Relevant Interests: , laparoscopic hysterectomy, da Vinci surgery

All Interests: Urogynecological Problems, Gynecological Problems, Da Vinci Surgery, Pelvic Floor Therapy, ... (Read more)

Gary F Ochwat
Specializes in Podiatry, Foot & Ankle Surgery
185 Heritage Drive; Unit 3
Crystal Lake, IL
 

Dr. Gary Ochwat is a podiatrist and foot and ankle surgeon in Elgin, IL, Hoffman Estates, IL, and Crystal Lake, IL. He has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. These areas are among his clinical interests: arthroscopic surgery, hammer toe, and ingrown toenails. Dr. Ochwat is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS). Dr. Ochwat is an in-network provider for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Arthroscopic Surgery, Laser Surgery, Ankle Problems, Foot Problems, Hammer Toe, Ingrown Toenails, ... (Read more)

Dr. Keith L Komnick, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1141 East Main Street; Suite 105
East Dundee, IL
 

Dr. Keith Komnick works as an orthopedic surgeon. His clinical interests include carpal tunnel surgery, heel surgery, and cervical (neck) spine problems. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, United Healthcare HMO, and United Healthcare POS. Dr. Komnick graduated from the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago and the University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine. Dr. Komnick's residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. His professional affiliations include Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS), Adventist GlenOaks Hospital, and Adventist Health Network (AHN).

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery, hip arthroscopy, arthroscopic rotator cuff repair, knee arthroscopy, shoulder arthroscopy, ankle arthroscopy

All Interests: Heel Surgery, ACL Injury, Ankle Fracture, Foot Surgery, Bursitis, Partial Hip Replacement, Joint ... (Read more)

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What is Minimally Invasive Surgery?

Minimally invasive surgery is surgery performed using tiny tools and several small incisions instead of one large one. First performed in the 1980s, minimally invasive surgery has now become commonly used for all kinds of procedures because it offers so many benefits over traditional surgery.

Since minimally invasive surgery minimizes the amount of injury that a patient experiences by avoiding a large incision, it typically results in fewer issues after surgery. There tend to be fewer stitches needed, less scarring, less pain, a faster recovery time, and a lower risk of infection. Some minimally invasive procedures even require less anesthesia than usual.

There are three main types of minimally invasive surgery:
  • Laparoscopic surgery, where several small incisions are made. A tiny camera is inserted into one, and the surgeon looks at the procedure on a video screen while moving tools through the other openings.
  • Endoscopic surgery, which is performed using an endoscope. An endoscope is a thin, hollow tube that contains a camera. It can be inserted either through a small incision or an existing opening such as the nose. Tiny tools can be passed through the tube to the area that needs to be worked on.
  • Robotic surgery, which uses tools that are even smaller and more precise than laparoscopic tools. The tools and camera are inserted through a small opening, and then the surgeon controls the robot from a computer in another room.

Minimally invasive surgery is not the right choice in every situation. However in many cases, it makes surgery less difficult to handle.