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Dr. Sanjay Kirit Patari, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
303 E Army Trail Road; #410b
Bloomingdale, IL
 

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

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Relevant Interests: , partial hip replacement (hip hemiarthroplasty), hip replacement, minimally invasive hip replacement

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

Dr. Daniel Thomas Kuesis, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
555 Biesterfield Road
Elk Grove Village, IL
 

Dr. Daniel Kuesis specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine and practices in Elk Grove Village, IL and Hoffman Estates, IL. His average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Kuesis include knee problems, ACL reconstruction, and carpal tunnel surgery. Dr. Kuesis is in-network for Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and more. Before completing his residency at Duke University Medical Center, Dr. Kuesis attended medical school at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. He is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS).

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Relevant Interests: , partial hip replacement (hip hemiarthroplasty), hip replacement, minimally invasive hip replacement

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

Dr. Sheryl Lynn Lipnick, DO
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
303 East Army Trail Road; Suite 414
Bloomingdale, IL
 

Dr. Sheryl Lipnick is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine specialist. Areas of expertise 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 honors. Her education and training includes medical school at Western University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific and residency at a hospital affiliated with Midwestern University. Dr. Lipnick is conversant in Spanish. Her professional affiliations include Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS), Adventist GlenOaks Hospital, and Adventist Health Network (AHN).

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Relevant Interests: , partial hip replacement (hip hemiarthroplasty), total hip replacement

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

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

Dr. Theodore Suchy's medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Suchy graduated from Midwestern University, Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine and then he 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. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 2.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, in addition to 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: , partial hip replacement (hip hemiarthroplasty), hip replacement, total hip replacement

All Interests: Heel Surgery, Sports Health, ACL Injury, Knee Pain, Ankle Fracture, Foot Surgery, Shoulder ... (Read more)

Dr. Ankur M Chhadia, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
800 Biesterfield Road; Suite 565, Eberle Building
Elk Grove Village, IL
 

Dr. Ankur Chhadia's areas of specialization are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. After completing medical school at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School and the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. Areas of expertise for Dr. Chhadia include hip replacement, knee replacement, and carpal tunnel surgery. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and United Healthcare POS, in addition to other insurance carriers. In addition to English, he speaks Gujarati. Dr. Chhadia is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS).

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Dupuytren's Contracture, Elbow Problems, Fractures, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Ankle ... (Read more)

Dr. Charles Jerome OLaughlin Jr., MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
800 Biesterfield Road; Suite 4009, Brock Building
Elk Grove Village, IL
 

Dr. Charles Olaughlin practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery in Elk Grove Village, IL. Patients gave Dr. Olaughlin an average rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include hip replacement, knee problems, and knee replacement. He honors Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at Wayne State University School of Medicine, he performed his residency at Henry Ford Hospital. Dr. Olaughlin is professionally affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS).

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

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

Dr. Kevin M Hilton, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1300 E. Central Road
Arlington Heights, IL
 

Dr. Kevin Hilton sees patients in Arlington Heights, IL. His medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. These areas are among his clinical interests: knee injury, shoulder surgery, and total hip replacement. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Preferred Network Access (PNA), in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Hilton attended medical school at Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine. Dr. Hilton is affiliated with Adventist Hinsdale Hospital, Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital, and Adventist Health Network (AHN).

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Relevant Interests: , total hip replacement

All Interests: Shoulder Surgery, Total Hip Replacement, Total Knee Replacement, Knee Injury

Dr. Howard I Freedberg, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
800 Biesterfield Road; Suite 565, Eberle Building
Elk Grove Village, IL
 

Dr. Howard Freedberg, who practices in Bartlett, IL, Elgin, IL, and Elk Grove Village, IL, is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. His areas of expertise include the following: carpal tunnel surgery, sports health, and ankle problems. Patient reviews placed Dr. Freedberg at an average of 2.0 stars out of 5. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Delphi, and Workers' Compensation are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Freedberg accepts. Dr. Freedberg 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. He has received the following distinction: US News Top Doctor. He is professionally affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS).

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

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

Dr. Mary Kathryn Morrell, MD
Specializes in Orthopedic Trauma
901 Biesterfield Road; Suite 300
Elk Grove Village, IL
 

Dr. Mary Morrell's specialty is orthopedic trauma. She attended SUNY Upstate Medical University and then went on to complete her residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). Her areas of expertise include the following: hip replacement, knee replacement, and carpal tunnel surgery. The average patient rating for Dr. Morrell is 3.5 stars out of 5. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry. Dr. Morrell is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS).

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Fractures, Knee Surgery, Musculoskeletal Problems, Surgical Procedures, Hip Replacement, Knee ... (Read more)

Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
901 Biesterfield Road; Suite 300
Elk Grove Village, IL
 

Dr. Eugene Lopez is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine specialist. Dr. Lopez is rated 3.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. His areas of expertise include the following: carpal tunnel surgery, sports health, and open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) surgery. He is professionally affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS). Dr. Lopez takes Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, United Healthcare HMO, United Healthcare POS, and more. He studied medicine at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago. His residency was performed at the University of Chicago Medical Center. He has received the following distinction: Chicago Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , partial hip replacement (hip hemiarthroplasty), hip replacement, minimally invasive hip replacement, hip resurfacing

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

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 23
  • Charge (avg.): $7,796
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $1,604

Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1100 West Central Avenue; Suite 304
Arlington Heights, IL
 

Dr. Michael Grear is an orthopedist in Des Plaines, IL, Arlington Heights, IL, and Hoffman Estates, IL. Areas of expertise for Dr. Grear include carpal tunnel surgery, open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) surgery, and minimally invasive knee replacement. He is affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS). Dr. Grear studied medicine at Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine and the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. He trained at a hospital affiliated with Northwestern University for his residency. He honors several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry.

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Relevant Interests: , partial hip replacement (hip hemiarthroplasty), hip replacement, minimally invasive hip replacement

All Interests: Partial Hip Replacement, Partial Knee Replacement, Back Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Knee ... (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: , partial hip replacement (hip hemiarthroplasty), hip replacement, total hip replacement

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

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What is Hip Replacement Surgery?

Hip replacement is a surgical procedure to replace parts of the hip joint that are damaged by disease or injury. It is most often done to treat arthritis, a common condition that causes stiffness and pain in the joints. Surgery is used only after other, less invasive treatments have failed to work.

The type of hip replacement you receive is based on your age and the extent of damage to your hip. The hip joint has two parts: the femoral head, or hip ball, and the acetabulum, or hip socket. The hip ball is located on the upper end of the femur (thigh bone), and the hip socket is part of the pelvis. Depending on whether one or both parts require replacement, you may need one of the following procedures:

  • Partial hip replacement, which is generally recommended in the case of hip fractures or other hip injuries. If you are having a partial hip replacement, only the hip ball will be replaced.
  • Total hip replacement, which is often used to treat the hip joint when it has become damaged due to arthritis. Both the hip socket and hip ball are replaced.
  • Hip resurfacing, which is usually performed for younger patients. A hip resurfacing procedure reshapes the hip ball and only replaces its surface. This preserves more bone and makes future surgeries easier. If you are having a partial hip resurfacing, only the hip ball is resurfaced and replaced. If you are having a total hip resurfacing, the hip socket will be replaced as well.

During hip replacement surgery, an incision is made along the side of the hip. The surgeon may access the joint directly through this incision, or by using small tools and a lighted tube called an arthroscope to see and treat the joint. The diseased tissue is removed, and the bones are smoothed out and fitted with metal ends. The metal pieces may be cemented in place, or they may have a porous structure that encourages bone to grow into them and hold them securely. A smooth plastic cushion is placed between the two bones to replace the cartilage and allow the joint to move freely.

Hip replacement surgery takes one to two hours, and afterwards you may stay in the hospital for several days. When you go home, you will have to use a cane, walker, or crutches at first. You will likely have physical therapy to improve your ability to move with your new hip. After the first few weeks, light exercise such as bike riding or swimming will help you heal, but certain actions, such as climbing stairs or bending over at the waist, may be difficult at first. It will take several weeks before you can drive or return to work. Full recovery may take six to 12 months.

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