Dr. Alfonso E. Bello, MD

Dr. Alfonso E. Bello, MD http://cdn.hgimg.com/img/prov/X/8/W/X8WYN_w120h160.jpg Visit Healthgrades for information on Dr. Alfonso E. Bello, MD. Find Phone & Address information, medical practice history, affiliated hospitals and more.

Specializes in Rheumatology • Male • Age 50

OverviewExperienceHospital QualityPatient SatisfactionAppointments & Offices

Key things you need to know about
Dr. Bello:

1

Dr. Bello's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

2

Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
1775 Dempster Street
Park Ridge, IL 60068
Evanston Hospital
2650 Ridge Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201

See All 3 Hospital Locations

MoreKnow where you'll be treated

Healthgrades

9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

3

Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Bello

Healthgrades

8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

4

Appointments & Offices

Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

Healthgrades

7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

Find the Right Doctor For You.

Dr. Carey B. Dachman, MD
14.85 miles away
Dr. John Croghan, MD
0.71 miles away
Dr. Barbara E. Drevlow, MD
2.02 miles away
Dr. Thomas D. Palella, MD
4.99 miles away
Dr. Sergey Furmanov, MD
4.99 miles away
Dr. Sydney R. Brandwein, MD
4.28 miles away
Dr. James S. Grober, MD
6.87 miles away
Dr. Aarti Malik, MD
2.02 miles away
Dr. David S. Sager, MD
4.99 miles away
Dr. Monika Starosta, MD
2.88 miles away
The VideoCalloutContainer had no content.
  1. Healthgrades

    10 Steps to Pick the Right Doctor

    Whether you need a primary care doctor or a specialist, these 10 steps will ensure you find the right doctor for you. View Slideshow

    Dr. Bello's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Rheumatology
    • Pain Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine, 1994
    • Rheumatology, 2007
    1
    • Arthrocentesis
    • Epidural Steroid Injections
    • Joint Drainage
    • Joint Injection
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Steroid Injections
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
    2
    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Arthritis
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Giant Cell Arteritis
    • Gout
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Juvenile Chronic Arthritis
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Raynaud's Disease
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Sarcoidosis
    More
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spondylitis
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    Less
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Bello

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Illinois.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
    4

    Awards & Recognitions

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Graduated in 1990
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Bello & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Bello's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Bello has admitting privileges:

    Viewing 1 of 3
    • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

    • Evanston Hospital

    • Skokie Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Bello

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bello to family and friends

    18 responses
    above
    national average

    Your participation
    is confidential

    Take the Survey
    Dr. Alfonso E. Bello, MD
    Are you Dr. Bello?
    Post a response on your personalized profile.
    Dr. Bello's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    17 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 18 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Bello
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    18 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    18 responses
    above
    national average

    How was your experience with Dr. Bello?

    Your participation in the survey will help other patients make informed decisions. You will also be helping Dr. Bello and his staff know how they are doing and how they can improve their services.

    Your participation
    is confidential

  4. Healthgrades

    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Bello accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    More
    • Medicare
    • Meritain Health
    • MultiPlan
    • MVP Health Care
    • Pipefitters
    • Priority Health
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
    Less

    Office Locations

    A
    Illinois Bone and Joint Institute LLC
    Glenview
    2401 Ravine Way
    Glenview, IL 60025
    (847) 998-5680 (Office)
    (847) 998-6365 (Fax)
    B
    Illinois Bone and Joint Institute LLC
    Wilmette
    1144 Wilmette Ave
    Wilmette, IL 60091
    (847) 998-5680 (Office)
    C
    Illinois Bone and Joint Institute LLC
    IBJI OrthoAccess
    2350 Ravine Way Suite 600
    Glenview, IL 60025
    (847) 998-5680 (Office)
    D
    Illinois Bone and Joint Institute LLC
    Buffalo Grove
    1450 Busch Pkwy Suite 115
    Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
    (847) 998-5680 (Office)
    Loading map. Loading map...