Dr. James R. Bresch, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 51

8901 Golf Rd Suite 300
Des Plaines, IL 60016
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Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital
450 West Highway 22
Barrington, IL 60010
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
1775 Dempster Street
Park Ridge, IL 60068

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
8901 Golf Rd Suite 300
Des Plaines, IL 60016
Orthopaedic Surgery Specs
Orthopaedic Surgery Specs
1550 N Northwest Hwy Suite 220
Park Ridge, IL 60068
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    Dr. Bresch's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery, 1998
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    • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee & Leg Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revisions
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Steroid Injections
    • Synovial Biopsy
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Tear
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
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    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spondylitis
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Trigger Finger
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    Background Check for Dr. Bresch

    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

    Loyola University Med Center

    Internship Hospital

    Northwestern Memorial Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    Northwestern Memorial Hospital

    Fellowship Hospital

    Kerlan Jobe Orthopaedic Sports
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Bresch & Staff

    • English
    • Hindi
    • Italian
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Bresch's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital

    • Lake Forest Hospital

    • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Bresch

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bresch to family and friends

    31 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Bresch's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    30 responses
    same as
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    31 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    31 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 31 responses
    longer than
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    Experience with Dr. Bresch
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    31 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    30 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    31 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    31 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Bresch accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    • Mutual of Omaha
    • MVP Health Care
    • Pipefitters
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

    A
    8901 Golf Rd Suite 300
    Des Plaines, IL 60016
    (847) 842-3198 (Office)
    B
    Orthopaedic Surgery Specs
    1550 N Northwest Hwy Suite 220
    Park Ridge, IL 60068
    (847) 824-3198 (Office)
    C
    1009 Il Route 22 Suite 2
    Fox River Grove, IL 60021
    (847) 842-3198 (Office)
    (847) 842-9467 (Fax)
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