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Dr. Scott D Cordes, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2501 Compass Road; #125
Glenview, IL
 

Dr. Scott Cordes practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Cordes is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. These areas are among his clinical interests: knee problems, arthroscopic surgery, and replacement arthroplasty (joint replacement). His hospital/clinic affiliations include NorthShore Medical Group, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Cordes's office for an appointment. His education and training includes medical school at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine and residency at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.

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

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 15
  • Uninsured Cost: $8,268
  • Medicare Cost: $1,659
Dr. Lalit Puri, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
9650 Gross Point Road; Suite 2900
Skokie, IL
 

Dr. Lalit Puri's area of specialization is adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. Dr. Puri has a 3.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He obtained his medical school training at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine and performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Northwestern University. He is professionally affiliated with Northwestern Medicine and NorthShore Medical Group.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 56
  • Uninsured Cost: $8,915
  • Medicare Cost: $1,668
Dr. Richard Lynn Wixson, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
9650 Gross Point Road; Suite 2900
Skokie, IL
 

Dr. Richard Wixson's specialty is adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. These areas are among Dr. Wixson's clinical interests: computer assisted surgery (CAS), hip replacement, and knee replacement. His hospital/clinic affiliations include NorthShore Medical Group, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. He completed his residency training at Henry Ford Hospital and New England Baptist Hospital. Dr. Wixson has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and Aetna, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the following distinction: Chicago Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Knee Problems, Computer Assisted Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Arthritis, Hip Replacement, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 26
  • Uninsured Cost: $8,268
  • Medicare Cost: $1,661
Dr. William J Hopkinson, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery, Sports Medicine
1030 W. Higgins Road
Park Ridge, IL
 

Dr. William Hopkinson is a physician who specializes in adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Hopkinson is especially interested in sports health, rehabilitation, and hip problems. He honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. He obtained his medical school training at Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine and performed his residency at Fitzsimons Army Medical Center. He has received the following distinction: Chicago Super Doctors. Dr. Hopkinson (or staff) speaks Spanish, Korean, and Vietnamese. Dr. Hopkinson is affiliated with Loyola Outpatient Center (LOC), Edward Hines, Jr. VA Hospital, and Gottlieb Memorial Hospital.

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Clinical Interests: Sports Health, Hip Problems, Knee Problems, Arthritis, Rehabilitation

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 39
  • Uninsured Cost: $10,325
  • Medicare Cost: $1,663
Dr. Kris John Alden, PhD, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
 

Dr. Kris Alden is an orthopedic surgeon. His areas of expertise include knee problems, partial hip replacement (hip hemiarthroplasty), and joint pain. Patient ratings for Dr. Alden average 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. 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 Johns Hopkins University. His professional affiliations include Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital, Adventist Hinsdale Hospital, and Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital.

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

All Interests: Hip Problems, Bursitis, Musculoskeletal Injuries, Partial Hip Replacement, Joint Pain, Total Hip ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 31
  • Uninsured Cost: $11,588
  • Medicare Cost: $1,588
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Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
9650 Gross Point Road; Suite 2900
Skokie, IL
 

Dr. Ravi Bashyal is an adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery specialist. He is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Bashyal is affiliated with NorthShore Medical Group. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Bashyal takes. He attended medical school at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at Washington University Medical Center in St. Louis.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement, Minimally Invasive Procedures

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 38
  • Uninsured Cost: $8,268
  • Medicare Cost: $1,596
Dr. David F Beigler, MD
Specializes in Orthopedic Trauma, Sports Medicine
521 Green Bay Road
Wilmette, IL
 

Dr. David Beigler's areas of specialization are orthopedic trauma and sports medicine. Dr. Beigler's education and training includes medical school at Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. He is affiliated with Illinois Bone & Joint Institute and NorthShore University HealthSystem. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Clinical Interests: Metabolic Bone Disease, Sports Health, Hip Problems, Osteoporosis, Elbow Problems, Shoulder ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 61
  • Uninsured Cost: $5,096 - $7,141
  • Medicare Cost: $1,366 - $1,663
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Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
9650 Gross Point Road; Suite 2900
Skokie, IL
 

Dr. James Kudrna is a medical specialist in adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. He has a special interest in hip resurfacing and hip problems. Dr. Kudrna is affiliated with NorthShore Medical Group. He graduated from Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Northwestern University. On average, patients gave Dr. Kudrna a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. He has received the following distinction: Chicago Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , hip resurfacing

All Interests: Hip Problems, Hip Resurfacing, Hip Reconstruction

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 21
  • Uninsured Cost: $8,268
  • Medicare Cost: $1,602
Dr. Gabriel Steven Levi, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
5616 N Western
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Gabriel Levi works as an orthopedist in Chicago, IL. On average, patients gave him a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Levi accepts Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago. Dr. Levi's medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois. He is conversant in Spanish. His professional affiliations include NorthShore University HealthSystem and Swedish Covenant Hospital. He has an open panel.

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Clinical Interests: Sports Health, Arthroscopic Surgery, Replacement Arthroplasty

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 12
  • Uninsured Cost: $15,868
  • Medicare Cost: $1,663
Dr. Jaroslaw B Dzwinyk, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
5215 N. California Avenue; Suite 804
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Jaroslaw Dzwinyk is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist in Chicago, IL. His average patient rating is 2.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Dzwinyk is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He attended Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine and subsequently trained at John Stroger Hospital of Cook County for residency. In addition to English, Dr. Dzwinyk (or staff) speaks Spanish, Polish, and Ukrainian. He is professionally affiliated with Swedish Covenant Hospital. His practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical Interests: Sports Health, ACL Injury, Fractures, Arthroscopic Surgery, Replacement Arthroplasty

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 12
  • Uninsured Cost: $4,137
  • Medicare Cost: $1,718
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Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
9650 Gross Point Road; Suite 2900
Skokie, IL
 

Dr. Anand Srinivasan's medical specialty is adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. Dr. Srinivasan graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College. He trained at a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine for residency. He honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. Dr. Srinivasan speaks Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with NorthShore Medical Group.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement, Minimally Invasive Procedures

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 26
  • Uninsured Cost: $4,100 - $8,268
  • Medicare Cost: $1,083 - $1,165
Dr. Peter Alexander Snitovsky, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
4801 W. Peterson Avenue; Suite 606
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Peter Snitovsky works as a hand surgeon and orthopedic surgeon. Dr. Snitovsky is especially interested in hand surgery procedures and musculoskeletal problems. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Snitovsky takes. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with New York Medical College, Dr. Snitovsky attended the University of Illinois College of Medicine for medical school. Dr. Snitovsky speaks Hebrew. He is professionally affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS) and Thorek Memorial Hospital.

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Clinical Interests: Musculoskeletal Problems, Hand Surgery Procedures

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 15
  • Uninsured Cost: $5,369
  • Medicare Cost: $1,348
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Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
9650 Gross Point Road; Suite 2900
Skokie, IL
 

Dr. Raju Ghate is an adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery specialist. His areas of clinical interest consist of hip replacement and partial knee replacement. Dr. Ghate honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, Humana Catastrophic, and more. He graduated from Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Ghate's residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with Northwestern University. He is professionally affiliated with NorthShore Medical Group.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Partial Knee Replacement, Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 29
  • Uninsured Cost: $8,268
  • Medicare Cost: $1,614
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Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
521 Green Bay Road
Wilmette, IL
 

Dr. Van Stamos is an orthopedic reconstructive surgeon in Glenview, IL and Wilmette, IL. In his practice, Dr. Stamos focuses on knee surgery and hip surgery. He is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Stamos graduated from Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Loyola University. He is affiliated with NorthShore University HealthSystem.

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Clinical Interests: Knee Surgery, Hip Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 83
  • Uninsured Cost: $5,096 - $7,141
  • Medicare Cost: $1,379 - $1,661
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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
9000 Waukegan Road; Suite 200
Morton Grove, IL
 

Dr. Matthew Jimenez's medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Jimenez is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of the University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Jimenez completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with Northwestern University. Dr. Jimenez has received professional recognition including the following: Chicago Super Doctors. His professional affiliations include Illinois Bone & Joint Institute and NorthShore University HealthSystem.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 48
  • Uninsured Cost: $5,096 - $7,141
  • Medicare Cost: $1,345 - $1,663
Dr. Terry I Younger, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
5215 N. California Avenue; Suite 804
Chicago, IL
 

Dr. Terry Younger is an orthopedist. Dr. Younger's hospital/clinic affiliations include Barrington Orthopedic Specialists and Swedish Covenant Hospital. After completing medical school at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. He honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. He has received the following distinction: Chicago Super Doctors. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Sports Health, Hip Replacement

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 31
  • Uninsured Cost: $10,736
  • Medicare Cost: $1,660

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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.