We found 12 providers with an interest in musculoskeletal problems and who accept Beech Street PPO near Arlington Heights, IL.

Dr. Sean Daniel Odell, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
901 Biesterfield Road; Suite 300
Elk Grove Village, IL
 

Dr. Sean Odell is a physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. His clinical interests include steroid injections, ACL reconstruction, and replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement). He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Delphi, and more. Dr. Odell attended medical school at Rush Medical College. He is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS).

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis, fractures (broken bones)

All Interests: Sports Health, Fractures, Arthritis, Trigger Point Injections, Steroid Injections, Carpal Tunnel ... (Read more)

Dr. Paul Eugene Papierski, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2000 E Algonquin Road; Suite 109
Schaumburg, IL
 

Dr. Paul Papierski specializes in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Papierski's average rating from his patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Papierski include arthroscopic surgery, microsurgery, and hand problems. He is in-network for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. After completing medical school at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr. Papierski (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Arabic and Spanish. Dr. Papierski's hospital/clinic affiliations include Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital, Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS), and Vista Health System. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis, tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis), fractures (broken bones)

All Interests: Work Injuries, Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Arthroscopic Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. Richard Seth Rabinowitz, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
120 East Higgins Road
Elk Grove Village, IL
 

Dr. Richard Rabinowitz is a spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist in Schaumburg, IL, Elk Grove Village, IL, and Buffalo Grove, IL. Clinical interests for Dr. Rabinowitz include cervical laminectomy, kyphoplasty (vertebral augmentation), and tumor. He is professionally affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS). Dr. Rabinowitz graduated from the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago. His residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University. Patient reviews placed Dr. Rabinowitz at an average of 3.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, United Healthcare HMO, and United Healthcare POS, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , fractures (broken bones)

All Interests: Posterior Spinal Fusion, Anterior Spinal Fusion, Cervical Laminectomy, Kyphoplasty, Artificial Disc ... (Read more)

Dr. Kamran A Chaudhary, MD
Specializes in Adult Rheumatology
80 W. Hillcrest Boulevard; Suite 208
Schaumburg, IL
 

Dr. Kamran Chaudhary works as an adult rheumatologist. His areas of expertise include the following: vitamin D deficiency, nutrition counseling, and psoriatic arthritis. He is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS) and Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital. Dr. Chaudhary attended the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Chaudhary honors Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , psoriatic arthritis, osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, musculoskeletal problems, joint problems, gout

All Interests: Depression, Psoriatic Arthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Fibromyalgia, Back Problems, Musculoskeletal ... (Read more)

Specializes in Neurosurgery
880 W. Central Road; Suite 6100
Arlington Heights, IL
 

Dr. Richard Broderick's medical specialty is neurosurgery. His education and training includes medical school at Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine and residency at the University of Kentucky Medical Center. These areas are among Dr. Broderick's clinical interests: laminectomy, carpal tunnel surgery, and kyphoplasty (vertebral augmentation). On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Broderick is in-network for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received the distinction of Chicago Super Doctors. He is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS), OSF Saint Francis Medical Center, and OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , bone problems

All Interests: Posterior Spinal Fusion, Anterior Spinal Fusion, Kyphoplasty, Anterior Cervical Fusion, Posterior ... (Read more)

Chirag H Shah
Specializes in Acupuncture, Chiropractic
455 S. Roselle Road; Suite 104
Schaumburg, IL
 

Dr. Chirag Shah's specialties are acupuncture and chiropractic. He practices in Hoffman Estates, IL and Schaumburg, IL. Dr. Shah (or staff) is conversant in Gujarati and Hindi. Clinical interests for Dr. Shah include migraine, applied kinesiology, and orthotics. He is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS). Patients rated Dr. Shah highly, giving him an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more.

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Relevant Interests: , muscle pain, trigger points, arthritis, tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis)

All Interests: Auto Injuries, Massage, Fibromyalgia, Migraine, Tennis Elbow, Physical Therapy Treatment, ... (Read more)

Narendra R Patel
Specializes in Podiatry, Foot & Ankle Surgery
120 East Higgins Road
Elk Grove Village, IL
 

Dr. Narendra Patel works as a foot doctor and foot and ankle surgeon. In addition to English, Dr. Patel speaks Gujarati. His clinical interests include MRI (magnetic resonance imaging), arthroscopic surgery, and ankle replacement. He is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS). Dr. Patel's patients gave him an average rating of 3.0 out of 5 stars. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, United Healthcare HMO, and United Healthcare POS.

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Relevant Interests: , fractures (broken bones)

All Interests: MRI, Reconstructive Surgery, Fractures, Arthroscopic Surgery, Occupational Therapy Treatment, ... (Read more)

Dr. Paresh A Patel, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
1635 Oakton Place
Des Plaines, IL
 

Dr. Paresh Patel works as an internist. After completing medical school at B.J. Medical College, he performed his residency at Columbus Hospital. Clinical interests for Dr. Patel include diabetes, cancer screening, and cardiac risk reduction. He is an in-network provider for Preferred Network Access (PNA), Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, United Healthcare HMO, and more. Dr. Patel (or staff) speaks Urdu, Gujarati, and Hindi. His professional affiliations include Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS), Adventist GlenOaks Hospital, and Adventist Health Network (AHN).

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Relevant Interests: , osteoporosis, arthritis

All Interests: Minor Surgery, Joint Aspiration, Diabetes, Arthritis, Asthma, Blood Pressure Problems, Cancer ... (Read more)

Christa S Andreoli
Specializes in Chiropractic
1702 W Campbell Street
Arlington Hts, IL
 

Dr. Christa Bavaro works as a chiropractor in Arlington Heights, IL. Her areas of expertise include the following: massage, orthotics, and chiropractic therapy. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, CorVel, and Self-Pay/Uninsured are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Bavaro takes. She is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS).

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Relevant Interests: , musculoskeletal problems

All Interests: Orthotics, Massage, Exercise, Musculoskeletal Problems, Chiropractic Therapy, Manipulation

Dr. Sanjay Pravin Patel, MD
Specializes in General Internal Medicine
1400 E Golf Road; Suite 105
Des Plaines, IL
 

Dr. Sanjay Patel works as a general internist in Bloomingdale, IL and Des Plaines, IL. On average, patients gave him a rating of 2.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Patel's clinical interests include diabetes, cancer screening, and cardiac risk reduction. He is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS) and Adventist GlenOaks Hospital. Dr. Patel is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, United Healthcare HMO, and United Healthcare POS, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from Medical College Baroda and then he performed his residency at Ravenswood Hospital Medical Center. Dr. Patel (or staff) speaks the following languages: Gujarati and Hindi.

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Relevant Interests: , arthritis

All Interests: Diabetes, Arthritis, Asthma, Blood Pressure Problems, Cancer Screening, Cardiac Risk Reduction, ... (Read more)

Dr. Keith L Komnick, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
581 E Golf Road
Des Plaines, IL
 

Dr. Keith Komnick works as an orthopedist in Des Plaines, IL, Bloomingdale, IL, and Hoffman Estates, IL. Dr. Komnick's areas of expertise include the following: carpal tunnel surgery, heel surgery, and cervical (neck) spine problems. He is professionally affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS), Adventist GlenOaks Hospital, and Adventist Health Network (AHN). He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, United Healthcare HMO, and United Healthcare POS. He obtained his medical school training at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago and the University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago.

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Relevant Interests: , joint pain, bursitis, musculoskeletal injuries, ligament problems, arthritis, fractures (broken bones), ACL injury, ankle fracture

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

Donald B Cosley
Specializes in Podiatry, Foot & Ankle Surgery
121 S Wilke Road; Suite 103
Arlington Hts, IL
 

Dr. Donald Cosley specializes in podiatry (foot & ankle medicine) and foot & ankle surgery and practices in Arlington Heights, IL. These areas are among his clinical interests: diabetic foot ulcers, foot surgery, and sports health. Dr. Cosley is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and HFN, as well as other insurance carriers. He is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS).

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Relevant Interests: , musculoskeletal problems

All Interests: Sports Health, Foot Surgery, Musculoskeletal Problems, Diabetic Foot Ulcers

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What are Musculoskeletal Problems?

The musculoskeletal system refers collectively to the bones, joints, ligaments, muscles, and nerves. It is what gives our bodies structure and allows us to move and do things. Because this system encompasses so much of the body, musculoskeletal problems are extremely varied and can happen almost anywhere. There are musculoskeletal problems that affect only the joints, those that affect the bones, those that affect tendons and ligaments, and those that can happen in any area of the body but cause pain and numbness.

Joint problems include bursitis and arthritis. Bursitis is the inflammation of a fluid-filled sac cushion on the outside of a joint, causing symptoms including pain and swelling. Arthritis is the inflammation and damage of a joint due to wear and tear or disease. There are several treatments for arthritis, but if the damage progresses far enough, joint replacement may be necessary. In joint replacement, a metal or plastic implant is surgically placed within the joint to make movement easier.

Bone problems include scoliosis, fractures, and osteoporosis. Scoliosis is a curvature of the spine, making the normally straight spine look like a “C” or “S.” It is treated with braces or surgery. Osteoporosis is a disease that causes bones to weaken and break easily. It’s most common in women, especially older women. Fully half of all women over 65 have osteoporosis. Fractures are any break in the bone. They can be a simple crack or a severe and complicated shatter. Osteoporosis causes fractures in people who have it, but other causes are trauma (such as a fall) or overuse.

Tendon and ligament problems most often result from injury or overuse. Two good examples are ligament tears and tendonitis. The most common ligament tear is the ACL tear in the knee. This ligament supports and stabilizes the knee and is most often torn during sports activities. Tendonitis happens when a tendon, which connects muscles and bones together, becomes irritated and inflamed. This happens most often in older patients who push their bodies too far, leading to pain and swelling. Treatment for both tendon and ligament problems usually includes rest, ice, and supporting the area to let it heal.

Pain and numbness problems can be caused by overuse, disease, an injury, or a compressed nerve. Lower back pain and carpal tunnel syndrome are two of the most common conditions patients encounter. Lower back pain may be caused by sore muscles that have been overworked, or an injury to the disks separating the vertebrae in the spine. Lower back pain usually goes away on its own within a few days, but it may require medical treatment depending on the cause. Carpal tunnel syndrome occurs when the nerve at the base of the palm becomes trapped or pinched. Symptoms include tingling, pain, numbness, or weakness in the hand. Treatment involves rest and sometimes steroid injections.

Because the musculoskeletal system involves so much of the body, problems here can be incredibly varied in their type and severity. Some musculoskeletal problems will go away on their own or only require rest, while others may require medication, physical therapy, or even surgery.
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