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Specialties

Anatomical

Knee, Shoulder

Treatment

Arthroscopic Surgery, Rehabilitation, Sports Medicine, Workman's Compensation-"Industrial Athletes"

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My approach to treating patients

Most(90%)of the injuries I treat heal with conservative treatment such as medication and physical therapy. Successful treatment therefore requires a motivated patient, an experienced athletic trainer or physical therapist, and a doctor who has treated these injuries many times in the past.

Surgery is the treatment of LAST resort in most cases. Recent developments in arthroscopic surgery help speed recovery and reduces the discomfort of many of these surgeries.

Workers suffer injuries similar to athletes, so I refer to them as "Industrial Athletes" and find that they respond well when you treat them like a sports star.

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Contact Information

Loyola University Medical Center 2160 S. First Avenue Mulcahey Outpatient Center- AT THE SOUTH END OF THE CAMPUS Maywood, Illinois, Ill USA 60153 View map Phone 708-216-8730 Fax 708-216-1225

Other staff in my practice

Behind every successful doctor is an experienced staff.

Mrs. Patricia Flanagan (708-216-8730) is my "Right-hand Woman". She can help with most of your requests.
Mrs. Susan Maczak (708-216-3834) is my nurse and she is the other superstar in my office-call her with any questions about your surgery or other medical questions.

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