Dr. David A. Schafer, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male

125 E Lake Cook Rd
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
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Dr. Schafer's Experience

Dr. Schafer's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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  • Achilles Tendon Reconstruction
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
  • Adult Joint Reconstruction
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Arthritic Hip Reconstruction Surgery
  • Arthritic Knee Reconstruction
  • Arthritic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthroscopic Joint Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Knee Shaving
  • Arthroscopic Labrum Repair
  • Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Articular Cartilage Repair
  • Bicep Repairs
  • Bi-Compartmental Knee Replacement
  • Bone & Joint Repair
  • Bone & Joint Replacement
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cartilage Repair
  • Cartilage Transplant
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  • Cyst Aspiration
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Distal Clavicle Excision Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot & Ankle Ligament & Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Surgery
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Reconstruction Surgery
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Joint Surgery
  • Knee & Leg Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Debridement
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Osteotomy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Resurfacing
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Labrum Repair
  • Lateral Meniscus Repair
  • Ligament Reconstruction
  • Medial Meniscus Repair
  • Meniscectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Joint Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
  • Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Hip Fracture
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Patella Tendon Repair
  • Quadriceps Tendon Repair
  • Removal of Bone Spur
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse of Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Steroid Injections
  • Subcromial Decompression
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Tommy John Surgery
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Tricep Repairs
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injections
  • Uni-Compartmental Knee Replacement
  • Upper Extremity Reconstruction
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
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  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis of Shoulder
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Bicep Injuries
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cartilage Tear
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dislocated Joint
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
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  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femoral Acetabular Impingement
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Pain
  • Hip Diseases
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Pain
  • Hip Sprain
  • Impingement Syndrome
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Laceration
  • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Leg Pain
  • Ligament Sprain
  • Ligament Tears
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Extremity Trauma
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
  • Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Musculoskeletal Diseases
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Orthopaedic Trauma
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Overuse Injuries
  • Patella Dislocations
  • Patella Tendon Tears
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Popliteal Cyst
  • Posterior Tibial Tendonitis
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Quadriceps Tendon Tears
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shin Splints
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stress Fracture
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Throwing Injuries
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Tibial Tuberosity Apophysitis
  • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
  • Torn Cartilage
  • Tricep Injuries
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Trauma
  • Wounds
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Pain
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Background Check for Dr. Schafer

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.
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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Medical School

Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine

Internship Hospital

Northwestern University Med School

Residency Hospital

Northwestern University Med School

Fellowship Hospital

Centinela Freeman Regional Medical Center-Centinela Campus
Complete in 2005

Undergraduate Schools

Georgetown University
Graduated in 1995

Other Education

Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic Sports Medicine Fellowship
Complete in 2005
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Schafer & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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