Dr. Alfonso Mejia, MD

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Dr. Alfonso Mejia, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery | Male

Chicago Health Medical Group 4646 N Marine Dr # 300, Chicago, IL 60640 Get Directions
(773) 564-7760

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      Specialties

      • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
      • Orthopedic Surgery

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      • Hand Surgery
      • Orthopedic Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Adhesive Capsulitis
      • Ataxia
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Back Pain
      • Baker’s Cyst
      • Bleeding Disorders
      • Blood Disorders
      • Bone Cancer
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brachial Plexus Palsy
      • Brain Disorders
      • Breast Diseases
      • Broken Arm
      • Bunion
      • Bursitis
      • Cancer
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
      • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
      • Difficulty With Walking
      • Elbow Bursitis
      • Elbow Injuries
      • Elbow Sprain
      • Foot Conditions
      • Fracture
      • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
      • Ganglion Cyst
      • Hand Conditions
      • Hand Fracture
      • Heel Spur
      • Hemorrhoids
      • Internal Derangement of Knee
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Joint Pain
      • Knee Disorders
      • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
      • Limb Pain
      • Lupus
      • Myelopathy
      • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
      • Osteoarthritis
      • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
      • Osteoarthritis of Hands
      • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Pseudoarthrosis
      • Pyogenic Arthritis
      • Rheumatoid Arthritis
      • Rotator Cuff Tear
      • Runner's Knee
      • Sacrum Disorders
      • Scoliosis
      • Shoulder Dislocation
      • Shoulder Disorders
      • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
      • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
      • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
      • Spine Disorders
      • Spondylitis
      • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
      • Thrombosis
      • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
      • Trigger Finger
      • Urinary Disorders
      • Wrist Fracture

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
      • Arm Surgery
      • Carpal Tunnel Release
      • Cholesterol Screening
      • De Quervain's Release
      • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
      • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
      • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
      • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
      • Fracture Care
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
      • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
      • Hepatitis A Screening
      • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
      • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
      • Hepatitis Screening
      • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
      • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
      • HIV Screening
      • Joint Drainage
      • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
      • Knee Surgery
      • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
      • Nerve Block, Somatic
      • Osteoporosis Screening
      • Peripheral Nerve Block
      • Pregnancy Test
      • Rh Incompatibility Screening
      • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
      • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
      • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Steroid Injection
      • Syphilis Screening
      • Thyroid Screening
      • Trigger Finger Release
      • Trigger Point Injection
      • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
      • Wound Repair
      • Wrist Replacement

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      • 0
        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago

        Graduated in 1990

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
      • Board certified in Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Mejia says...

      "Getting to know the patient and their treatment goals is the first and possibly most important step in designing a treatment plan."

      Dr. Mejia specializes in hand surgery and microsurgery as well as general orthopedics and fracture care. He has lectured nationally on subjects ranging from care of burned hands and treating injured tendons, to carpal tunnel syndrome and other common hand injuries that could affect you or your family.

      Dr. Mejia earned his medical degree from the University of Illinois. He completed his surgical internship and orthopedic residency at the University of Illinois Medical Center at Chicago, followed by a fellowship in hand surgery at the University of Louisville. He is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, and has an added qualification in hand surgery. Dr. Mejia is also a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedics at the University of Illinois at Chicago.