We found 5 providers matching replacement arthroplasty and who accept Humana EPO near Elgin, IL.

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Dr. David R Morawski, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1975 Lin Lor Lane; Plaza Suite
Elgin, IL
 

Dr. David Morawski is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist. After attending the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago for medical school, he completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) and a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr. Morawski has indicated that his clinical interests include arthroscopic surgery, musculoskeletal injuries, and shoulder problems. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Plans, United Healthcare Choice, and United Healthcare EPO. He is affiliated with Delnor Hospital. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , shoulder replacement

All Interests: Shoulder Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Joint Reconstruction, Hip Problems, Musculoskeletal ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 116
  • Charge (avg.): $10,415 - $14,301
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $1,617 - $1,754
Dr. James Patrick Sostak II, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1975 Lin Lor Lane; Plaza Suite
Elgin, IL
 

Dr. James Sostak is a physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Sostak obtained his medical school training at Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Medical College of Wisconsin. His areas of expertise include the following: knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and musculoskeletal injuries. He takes United Healthcare Plans, United Healthcare Choice, and United Healthcare EPO, as well as other insurance carriers. He is professionally affiliated with Delnor Hospital. Dr. Sostak is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , shoulder replacement

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

Dr. Eric Karl Bartel, MD
Specializes in Foot & Ankle Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1975 Lin Lor Lane; Plaza Suite
Elgin, IL
 

Dr. Eric Bartel's specialties are foot & ankle surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He practices in Geneva, IL and Elgin, IL. On average, patients gave him a rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Bartel include foot problems, arthroscopic surgery, and musculoskeletal injuries. He is an in-network provider for United Healthcare Plans, United Healthcare Choice, United Healthcare EPO, and more. He attended the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health and then went on to complete his residency at Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University. Dr. Bartel is affiliated with Delnor Hospital. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , ankle replacement

All Interests: Sports Health, Fractures, Arthroscopic Surgery, Surgical Procedures, Ankle Problems, Arthritis, ... (Read more)

Dr. Craig A Popp, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1975 Lin Lor Lane; Plaza Suite
Elgin, IL
 

Dr. Craig Popp's specialties are spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Popp's areas of expertise include vertebroplasty, kyphoplasty (vertebral augmentation), and musculoskeletal injuries. He is professionally affiliated with Delnor Hospital. He obtained his medical school training at the University of Minnesota Medical School and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. His average rating from his patients is 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Popp is in-network for United Healthcare Plans, United Healthcare Choice, and United Healthcare EPO, as well as other insurance carriers. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , artificial disc replacement

All Interests: Kyphoplasty, Artificial Disc Replacement, Compression Fractures, Back Problems, Neck Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Vishal M Mehta, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1975 Lin Lor Lane; Plaza Suite
Elgin, IL
 

Dr. Vishal Mehta's areas of specialization are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He obtained his medical school training at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Chicago. Dr. Mehta has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. He accepts United Healthcare Plans, United Healthcare Choice, and United Healthcare EPO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is professionally affiliated with Delnor Hospital. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Mehta's office for an appointment.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 19
  • Charge (avg.): $10,137
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $1,494

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What is Joint Replacement?

Joint replacement, sometimes also called arthroplasty, is an option when a joint becomes severely damaged by disease or injury. The damaged cartilage of the joint is surgically removed, the ends of the bones in the joint are resurfaced, and a prosthetic is installed. Most prosthetic joints are made of a metal piece that fits into a plastic sleeve so that they glide smoothly. A joint replacement increases stability in the damaged area and decreases pain. The hip and knee are the two joints most commonly replaced, but joint replacement can also be performed on the ankle, shoulder, elbow and even fingers.

Although joint replacement is one of the safest and most reliable medical procedures available, it is still a major surgical procedure. All surgical procedures carry risks, such as infection or blood clots. For this reason, doctors try to help their patients avoid surgery for as long as they can. Taking arthritis medications, losing weight, avoiding high impact sports such as running, taking supplements such as glucosamine or chondroitin, or having joint injections may allow a patient to enjoy life without the need for surgery.

After having joint replacement surgery, expect some pain the first few days as you recover. Physical therapy is an important part of recovery, and it can decrease complications and increase your future mobility. As soon as possible, returning to low impact sports such as swimming, walking or biking can stretch and heal your new joint. A prosthetic joint can last 15 - 20 years and cannot be further damaged by degenerative diseases such as arthritis, so once it is done you should be pain-free for many years.
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