We found 5 hand surgeons who accept Humana Gold near Libertyville, IL.

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Dr. Paul Eugene Papierski, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1419 Peterson Road
Libertyville, IL
 

Dr. Paul Papierski is a specialist in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. 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. Dr. Papierski's clinical interests include arthroscopic surgery, microsurgery, and hand problems. He has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. He takes several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and TRICARE. In addition to English, Dr. Papierski speaks Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Northwestern Medicine, Vista Health System, and Alexian Brothers Medical Center. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical interests: Sports Health, Work Injuries, Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, Shoulder Problems, Fractures, Knee ... (Read more)

Dr. Peter E Hoepfner, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
720 Florsheim Drive
Libertyville, IL
 

Dr. Peter Hoepfner's areas of specialization are hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. The average patient rating for Dr. Hoepfner is 4.5 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include wrist surgery, hand surgery procedures, and trauma. He is affiliated with Northwestern Medicine, Illinois Bone & Joint Institute, and NorthShore University HealthSystem. Dr. Hoepfner is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Aetna. He welcomes new patients. He is a graduate of Medical College of Wisconsin and a graduate of Northwestern Memorial Hospital's residency program.

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Clinical interests: Wrist Surgery, Occupational Health Issues, Elbow Surgery, Upper Extremity Surgery, Hand Surgery ... (Read more)

Dr. Serafin M Deleon, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
350 S Greenleaf; Suite 405
Gurnee, IL
 

Dr. Serafin Deleon specializes in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He has a 2.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. These areas are among Dr. Deleon's clinical interests: hand problems, wrist problems, and wrist arthroscopy. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Aetna, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Dr. Deleon attended medical school at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. His professional affiliations include Northwestern Medicine, Vista Health System, and Illinois Bone & Joint Institute. Dr. Deleon is open to new patients.

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Clinical interests: Carpal Tunnel Surgery, Elbow Arthroscopy, Wrist Problems, Elbow Problems, Endoscopic Surgery, ... (Read more)

Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1419 Peterson Road
Libertyville, IL
 

Dr. Marcus Talerico's areas of specialization are hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery; he sees patients in Lincolnshire, IL and Libertyville, IL. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Talerico honors. Dr. Talerico graduated from Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Talerico completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School.

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Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1419 Peterson Road
Libertyville, IL
 

Dr. Socrates Brito is a specialist in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He works in Oakbrook Terrace, IL, Schaumburg, IL, and Libertyville, IL. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Brito is a graduate of Morehouse School of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at Howard University Hospital. Dr. Brito's hospital/clinic affiliations include Northwestern Medicine, Alexian Brothers Medical Center, and St. Alexius Medical Center. He is open to new patients.

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What is Hand Surgery?

Our hands are not only incredibly useful and important for our daily functioning, but they are complex and delicate parts of our body. It can take a specialist to keep the hands functioning at their best. Hand surgeons are general, plastic, or orthopedic surgeons who have received additional training specifically in the care of hands, wrists and forearms.

Surgery is not the only care that a hand surgeon provides. Hand surgeons might prescribe medications, physical therapy, or splints and braces as well as surgery, depending on the condition. They care for a wide variety of issues affecting the hand or forearm, which may include:
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Arthritis
  • Fingers that cannot be straightened, such as with Dupuytren’s contracture
  • Deformities of the fingers, such as syndactyly (webbed or fused fingers) or polydactyly (extra fingers)
  • Wrist or hand pain
  • Serious injuries of the hand or wrist, including burns and sports injuries
  • Reattachment of severed fingers or creation of prosthetics

We use our hands to interact with the world in a number of ways. In order to do so, we need our hands to maintain a high level of both movement and sensitivity, and that requires all of its bones, muscles, and nerves to be working properly. Hand surgeons keep this delicate and important equipment functioning.
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