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Dr. Stephen Alan Baker, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
327 Gundersen Drive; Suite A
Carol Stream, IL
 

Dr. Stephen Baker specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital. Dr. Baker attended the University of Michigan Medical School and then went on to complete his residency at Mayo Clinic. He has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, HFN, and more.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Sports Health, Arthroscopic Surgery, Joint Reconstruction

Dr. Lenard W La Belle, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
515 Thornhill Drive
Carol Stream, IL
 

Dr. Lenard Labelle is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He works in Warrenville, IL and Carol Stream, IL. Dr. Labelle is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital. He is in-network for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. He attended medical school at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago. Dr. Labelle's medical residency was performed at Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners. He has received the distinction of Chicago Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Sports Health, Shoulder Problems, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Joint Reconstruction

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 90
  • Uninsured Cost: $5,214 - $8,987
  • Medicare Cost: $175 - $1,164
Dr. Sanjay Kirit Patari, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
303 E Army Trail Road; #410b
Bloomingdale, IL
 

Dr. Sanjay Patari specializes in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and practices in Hoffman Estates, IL, Bloomingdale, IL, and Calumet Park, IL. Patient ratings for Dr. Patari average 2.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Patari's clinical interests include heel surgery, finger joint replacement, and cervical (neck) spine problems. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, United Healthcare HMO, United Healthcare POS, and more. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ), Dr. Patari attended medical school at Medical College of Wisconsin and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ). Dr. Patari (or staff) speaks the following languages: Gujarati and Hindi. He is professionally affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS), Adventist GlenOaks Hospital, and Adventist Health Network (AHN).

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

All Interests: Finger Joint Replacement, Heel Surgery, ACL Injury, Ankle Fracture, Wrist Replacement, Wrist ... (Read more)

Dr. Craig Justin Finlayson, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
25 N. Winfield Road
Winfield, IL
 

Dr. Craig Finlayson is a pediatric orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist. He has indicated that his clinical interests include ACL reconstruction. Dr. Finlayson's hospital/clinic affiliations include Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Northwestern Medicine, and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. After completing medical school at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Aetna, and more. Dr. Finlayson is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , hip arthroscopy

All Interests: Sports Health, ACL Injury, Hip Arthroscopy, Musculoskeletal Surgery, ACL Reconstruction

Dr. Kellen Kyoung Wo Choi, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
327 Gundersen Drive
Carol Strean, IL
 

Dr. Kellen Choi's specialties are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He practices in Carol Stream, IL, Carol Strean, IL, and Naperville, IL. Areas of expertise for Dr. Choi include arthroscopic surgery, replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement), and sports health. He is professionally affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and HFN, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University, Dr. Choi attended Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Choi is conversant in Korean.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Sports Health, Hip Problems, Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Knee ... (Read more)

Dr. Kevin F Walsh, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
25 N Winfield Road; Suite 400
Winfield, IL
 

Dr. Kevin Walsh's medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He graduated from the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at Michael Reese Hospital. Patient reviews placed Dr. Walsh at an average of 2.5 stars out of 5. He takes Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. He is professionally affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

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

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 32
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,936 - $3,711
  • Medicare Cost: $574 - $650
Dr. Sheryl Lynn Lipnick, DO
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
303 East Army Trail Road; Suite 414
Bloomingdale, IL
 

Dr. Sheryl Lipnick practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine in Hoffman Estates, IL and Bloomingdale, IL. She obtained her medical school training at Western University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific and performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with Midwestern University. Clinical interests for Dr. Lipnick include carpal tunnel surgery, heel surgery, and cervical (neck) spine problems. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Lipnick accepts. She speaks Spanish. Dr. Lipnick's hospital/clinic 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

All Interests: Heel Surgery, Sports Health, ACL Injury, Ankle Fracture, Foot Surgery, Elbow Problems, Partial Hip ... (Read more)

Dr. Scott M Sporer, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
25 North Winfield Road
Winfield, IL
 

Dr. Scott Sporer is an orthopedic surgeon. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and United Healthcare Plans, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Sporer studied medicine at the University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine. Dr. Sporer's training includes a residency program at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. He is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , hip arthroscopy

All Interests: Hip Problems, Hip Arthroscopy, Revision Arthroplasty, Knee Problems, Arthritis

Dr. Bruce J Goldberg, MD
Specializes in Podiatry, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
2001 N Gary Avenue; Suite 230
Wheaton, IL
 

Dr. Bruce Goldberg works as a podiatrist, orthopedist, and sports medicine specialist. The average patient rating for Dr. Goldberg is 2.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Goldberg's areas of expertise include knee problems, knee replacement, and overuse injuries. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital and Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS). He honors several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Plans, United Healthcare Choice, and United Healthcare EPO. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University, Dr. Goldberg attended Medical College of Wisconsin and the University of Illinois College of Medicine for medical school.

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

All Interests: Sports Health, Shoulder Problems, Lower Back Pain, Fractures, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. Theodore John Suchy, DO
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
303 E Army Trail Road; Suite 414
Bloomingdale, IL
 

Dr. Theodore Suchy works as an orthopedist in Hoffman Estates, IL and Bloomingdale, IL. After completing medical school at Midwestern University, Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, Dr. Suchy performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Midwestern University. His areas of expertise include carpal tunnel surgery, heel surgery, and cervical (neck) spine problems. His average rating from his patients is 2.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. 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, Sports Health, ACL Injury, Knee Pain, Ankle Fracture, Foot Surgery, Shoulder ... (Read more)

Dr. Hythem P Shadid, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
444 Park Boulevard
Glen Ellyn, IL
 

Dr. Hythem Shadid's specialties are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Shadid's education and training includes medical school at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. Clinical interests for Dr. Shadid include hip replacement, carpal tunnel surgery, and sports health. He has a 2.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Shadid accepts several insurance carriers, including Preferred Network Access (PNA), Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and United Healthcare Plans. He speaks Arabic. He is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital, Delnor Hospital, and Adventist GlenOaks Hospital.

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

All Interests: Sports Health, Foot Surgery, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Knee Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. David K Chang, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
885 Roosevelt Road; Suite 300
Glen Ellyn, IL
 

Dr. David Chang practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Areas of expertise for Dr. Chang include knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement). He is rated highly by his patients. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. After attending the University of Michigan Medical School, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with Northwestern University. He speaks Spanish. Dr. Chang is professionally affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

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

Dr. Raghu Rao Pulluru, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
25 N Winfield Road; Suite 405
Winfield, IL
 

Dr. Raghu Pulluru's areas of specialization are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He attended the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. Dr. Pulluru is professionally affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Sports Health, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Joint ... (Read more)

Dr. Keith E Schroeder, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
864 West Stearns Road
Bartlett, IL
 

Dr. Keith Schroeder sees patients in Schaumburg, IL, Elk Grove Village, IL, and Bartlett, IL. His medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Patient ratings for Dr. Schroeder average 4.5 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Schroeder include knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and sports health. Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Workers' Compensation are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Schroeder takes. After completing medical school at Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Northwestern University. Dr. Schroeder has received the distinction of US News Top Doctor. He is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS).

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Relevant Interests: , arthroscopic surgery

All Interests: Sports Health, Hip Problems, Shoulder Problems, Partial Knee Replacement, Knee Problems, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 31
  • Uninsured Cost: $5,279 - $8,446
  • Medicare Cost: $204 - $1,235
Dr. Richard Earl Erickson, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
327 Gundersen Drive; Suite A
Carol Stream, IL
 

Dr. Richard Erickson is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist. Dr. Erickson studied medicine at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago. He trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago for his residency. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, HFN, and more. He is professionally affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , foot arthroscopy, ankle arthroscopy

All Interests: Sports Health, Hip Problems, Shoulder Problems, Knee Problems, Ankle Arthroscopy, Foot Arthroscopy, ... (Read more)

Dr. Gregory Paul Witkowski, MD
Specializes in Foot & Ankle Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
885 Roosevelt Road; Suite 300
Glen Ellyn, IL
 

Dr. Gregory Witkowski practices foot & ankle surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery in Warrenville, IL, Naperville, IL, and Glen Ellyn, IL. He obtained his medical school training at Wayne State University School of Medicine and performed his residency at Beaumont Hospitals. Dr. Witkowski takes Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is professionally affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital and Delnor Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , ankle arthroscopy

All Interests: Ankle Problems, Hammer Toe, Ankle Arthroscopy, Bunions, Infections

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What is Arthroscopic Surgery?

Arthroscopic surgery is a kind of minimally invasive joint surgery that can be used to both diagnose and treat problems within a joint. It is most commonly performed by orthopedic surgeons on six main joints: the knee, hip, shoulder, elbow, ankle, and wrist. Arthroscopy uses very small incisions, so recovery is generally quicker and the risk of infection is lower than with traditional joint surgery.

Arthroscopic surgery consists of two separate procedures. The first part, where the joint is examined and any problems are diagnosed, is called arthroscopy. If surgery is performed at the same time, it is called arthroscopic surgery. Because the two procedures take place together, sometimes these terms are used interchangeably.

During arthroscopic surgery, a small incision is made and a thin probe the width of a toothpick is inserted directly into the center of the affected joint. This probe contains a camera and fiber optic lights to illuminate the joint space. The surgeon can then look at the joint, make a diagnosis, and decide if the problem can be treated. If it can, two more small incisions will be made, and narrow tubes with tiny instruments at the tip will be inserted into the joint along with the camera. The surgeon uses the camera to guide the operation within the joint. Then all of the instruments and tubes are removed, the incisions are bandaged, and the patient can recover.

Arthroscopic surgery is not appropriate for every joint disorder, but it can be used to treat a number of them, including:
  • Inflammation of the joint, for example, synovitis or arthritis
  • Injuries, such as rotator cuff tears, ACL tears, or a torn meniscus in the knee
  • Bone spurs
  • Infections
  • Scar tissue within the joint

When more conservative treatment methods are not able to control pain in a joint any longer, arthroscopy is often the next step to examine and treat joint problems.