Dr. Ronald L. Silver, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 62

4433 W Touhy Ave Ste 301
Lincolnwood, IL 60712
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Dr. Silver's Experience

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Dr. Silver's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Procedures Dr. Silver Performs

Conditions Dr. Silver Treats

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
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Presence Saint Francis Hospital
355 Ridge Ave
Evanston, IL 60202

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Same Day Next Day Evenings
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
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    Dr. Silver's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
    • Arm Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Surgery
    • Cartilage Transplant
    • Fracture Care
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Joint Replacement Surgery
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Surgery
    • Minimally Invasive Surgery
    • Partial Shoulder Replacement
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Shoulder Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
    • Synovial Biopsy
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arthritis
    • Arthritis of the Shoulder
    • Bone Disorders
    • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Knee Arthritis
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Injuries
    • Knee Sprain
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Runner's Knee
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    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
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    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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    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
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Silver & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Silver's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    4.7 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in Chicago, IL |

    Dr. Silver is very skilled and caring. I had very good results with my knee surgeries. He also has a great "bedside manner."

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Dr. Silver's Appointment Availabilty

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    Office Locations

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    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)
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    Orthopaedic Specialists of the North Shore
    205 W Randolph St Ste 720
    Chicago, IL 60606
    (312) 920-9804 (Office)
    (312) 920-0906 (Fax)
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