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We found 4 hand surgeons who accept Humana near Olympia Fields, IL.

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Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
19801 Governors Highway; Suite 160
Flossmoor, IL
 

Dr. John Kung practices hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Kung takes several insurance carriers, including Coventry, Viant, and Community Care Network (CCN). He attended medical school at Georgetown University School of Medicine. He is professionally affiliated with Franciscan Physician Network. His practice is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
20201 Crawford Avenue; Suite 1400
Olympia Fields, IL
 

Dr. Robert Coats' medical specialty is hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Coats takes Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He attended medical school at the University of Toledo College of Medicine.

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Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
19801 Governors Highway; Suite 160
Flossmoor, IL
 

Dr. Neal Labana specializes in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He attended medical school at Georgetown University School of Medicine. He is an in-network provider for Coventry, Viant, Community Care Network (CCN), and more. Dr. Labana is conversant in Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Franciscan Alliance. Dr. Labana is open to new patients.

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Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1423 Chicago Road
Chicago Heights, IL
 

Dr. Paschal Panio is a medical specialist in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is a graduate of Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine. He has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Panio honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He is affiliated with Franciscan Alliance. 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.