Dr. Ronald L. Silver, MD

Dr. Ronald L. Silver, MD http://cdn.hgimg.com/img/prov/X/T/T/XTT9T_w120h160.jpg Visit Healthgrades for information on Dr. Ronald L. Silver, MD. Find Phone & Address information, medical practice history, affiliated hospitals and more.

Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 60

4433 W Touhy Ave Ste 301
Lincolnwood, IL 60712
OverviewExperienceHospital QualityPatient SatisfactionAppointments & Offices

Key things you need to know about
Dr. Silver:

1

Dr. Silver's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Silver's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Silver Performs

Conditions Dr. Silver Treats

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • See all 43 conditions

MoreGet the facts on Dr. Silver

2

Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Presence Saint Francis Hospital
355 Ridge Avenue
Evanston, IL 60202

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. Silver

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

Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Orthopaedic Specialists of the North Shore
Republic Bank Building
4433 W Touhy Ave Ste 301
Lincolnwood, IL 60712
Orthopaedic Specialists of the North Shore
Orthopaedic Specialists of the North Shore
205 W Randolph St Ste 720
Chicago, IL 60606
MoreSchedule 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

Directions to Dr. Silver's Office

From:
To:

Find the Right Doctor For You.

  • Orthopedic Surgery
Dr. Richard Hayek, MD
Orthopedic Surgery
4.1 miles away
Dr. Alexander Gordon, MD
Orthopedic Surgery
3.84 miles away
Dr. Christopher C. Mahr, MD
Orthopedic Surgery
4.1 miles away
Dr. Lorin M. Brown, MD
Orthopedic Surgery
7.64 miles away
Dr. Anand M. Vora, MD
Orthopedic Surgery
7.22 miles away
Dr. Gregory J. Fahrenbach, MD
Orthopedic Surgery
4.1 miles away
Dr. Todd Rimington, MD
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
4.1 miles away
Dr. Matthew L. Jimenez, MD
Orthopedic Surgery
3.84 miles away
Dr. Frank Minardi, DO
Orthopedic Surgery
4.1 miles away
Dr. Jorge Prieto, MD
Orthopedic Surgery
3.08 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. Silver's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    1
    • Arthroscopic Surgery
    • Cartilage Transplant
    • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Excision of Scapular, Clavicle, Ribs, and Sternum
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Joint Replacement Surgery
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Shoulder Surgery
    • Steroid Injections
    • Synovial Biopsy
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
    2
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Arthritis
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Injuries
    • Knee Sprain
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteopenia
    More
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    Less
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Silver

    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

    Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1978

    Residency Hospital

    Michael Reese Hospital and Med Center Chicago
    Complete in 1976
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Silver & 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. Silver's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Presence Saint Francis Hospital where Dr. Silver has admitting privileges:

    Viewing 1 of 1
    • Presence Saint Francis 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. Silver

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Silver to family and friends

    38 responses
    above
    national average

    Your participation
    is confidential

    Take the Survey
    Dr. Ronald L. Silver, MD
    Are you Dr. Silver?
    Post a response on your personalized profile.
    Dr. Silver's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    36 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    36 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    37 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 35 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Silver
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    38 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    37 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    37 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    37 responses
    above
    national average

    How was your experience with Dr. Silver?

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

    Your participation
    is confidential

  4. Recommended Reading

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Silver accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
    • Aetna
    • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • ChoiceCare Network
    • Cigna
    • CoreSource
    • CorVel
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
    • Galaxy Health Network
    • HFN
    • Humana
    • MultiPlan
    • Preferred Health Systems
    More
    Less
    * Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

    Office Locations

    A
    Orthopaedic Specialists of the North Shore
    Republic Bank Building
    4433 W Touhy Ave Ste 301
    Lincolnwood, IL 60712
    (847) 676-5979 (Office)
    (847) 676-1233 (Fax)
    B
    Orthopaedic Specialists of the North Shore
    205 W Randolph St Ste 720
    Chicago, IL 60606
    (312) 920-9804 (Office)
    (312) 920-0906 (Fax)
    Loading map. Loading map...

    Know Before You Go

  5. How was your experience with Dr. Silver?

    Help other patients, and let the doctor know how he's doing

    Your participation is kept confidential. Dr. Silver and his staff will not know that you took the survey or the identity of any survey participants. By completing the survey, you acknowledge that you or a family member is or has been a patient of the provider. Learn more in our Privacy Policy.

    Dr. Silver's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Silver
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Overall
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Silver to family and friends*
    Tell Us About Yourself
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years*
    0
    Your gender
       
    Your age group
    18 – 24
    Confirm survey via email or text message*
    We'll just be sending you a link to confirm your survey.
     

    * required

    By submitting this survey, you agree to the terms and conditions of the User Agreement.
Close | Delete Cookie | | Show Render Tools | Debug Home
Placement Content Ajax: No Ajax Call
Layout: Sponsor: Sponsor Found: Facility: Practice: Office: RenderDartTag:
Set Codes   Sponsor:     Facility:    
Placements on Page With No Data All Placements With Data From Matrix
Placements on Page With Data
Close | Delete Cookie | Show Render Tools | PDC Debugger | Content Locator | Debug Home | Cache | Cookies | Hide Ads | Show Basic V2 | No JS Compress | No CSS Compress | Show information logging | Highlight MBoxes | Omniture Debugger | Optimus Test Harness | All specialties | Rolledup Specialties | Practicing Specialties | Show PSR Score