Dr. Anton Fakhouri, MD

Dr. Anton Fakhouri, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(67)
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Dr. Anton Fakhouri, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Palos Hills, IL. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 31 years. Dr. Fakhouri is affiliated with Little Company of Mary Hospital, Silver Cross Hospital, Advocate South Suburban Hospital and Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center.

10330 S Roberts Rd

Palos Hills, IL 60465

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Postal Workers Union Health Plan
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Bluegrass Family Health
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 11 More

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Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hands
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Fakhouri "MidAmerica Hand to Shoulder Clinic is committed to providing the highest quality and personal care to our patients. Our patient satisfaction is marked by courtesy, respect, compassion, confidentiality and integrity. Our highly skilled team of physicians, therapists, radiologists, orthopedic technicians and staff provide the most up to date diagnostic and treatment modalities. Our acadamic interest transcends to patient teaching, thus allowing our patients to participate in their own health care decisions. At MidAmerica we pledge to give you personal attention, prompt and comprehensive care."

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Injury
  • Hand Pain
  • Hand Tendon Injuries
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tendon Disorders
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture

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Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Joint Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist Fusion

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Loyola University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Rush Medical College Of Rush University
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Wayne State University Detroit Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Wayne State University Detroit Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • UCLA Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fakhouri has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fakhouri's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fakhouri to family and friends
4.5
based on 67 total reviews (11 with comments)
Dr. Fakhouri Says:

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Dr. Fakhouri's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (11)
in Eveergreen Park, IL |
Very professional. in both conduct and behavior! Asked pertinent questions and clearly explained my condition and provided treatment options. Explained the treatment step by step. Delighted to find a doctor with such a pleasant bed side manner. Would definitely recommend him to family and friends.
in Orland Park |
I had both hands repaired, arthroplasty, carpel tunnel, and dequervians. Excellent results. You will see his PA for almost every visit. He is very busy and will do an evaluation, pre surgery consult, and surgery. The whole process is routine for him, so be prepared to feel rushed. Bottom line is that he is good at what he does. The office staff in general is indifferent and hard to deal with. It is very difficult to schedule surgery because they never answer the phone.
in Littleton, CO |
Amazing Doc. Fixed my badly broken wrist after motocross crash.Super friendly,knowledgeable, professional. Went out of his way to obtain a special wrist brace for my wrist.Thank You again Doc!!!!!!
in Frankfort, IL |
I cannot express enough the gratitude to Dr. Anton Fakhouri and the entire staff of MidAmerica Orthopaedics. Dr. Fakhouri is very kind, he has a wonderful bedside manner and Dr. Fakhouri and I had the same goal-to repair my wrist so that I may lead a normal life with use and mobility of my arm. Dr. Fakhouri is an extremely intelligent and skilled surgeon. I was unlucky to break my wrist, but very lucky to find Dr. Fakhouri- thank you so very much.
in Wilmington, IL |
My husband had 2 knuckles REPLACED by Dr. Fakhouri. And they are awesome. He was very thorough explaining everything before and after the procedure. I would recommend him to everyone. And as far as the negative statement i would wait an hour to see this man if needed. Great things happen to those that wait! I am sure that was an isolated incident because we have been seeing him for a couple years. He knows Hands!
in Chicago |
I would not recommend Dr. Fakhouri and would leave zero stars, if it was possible. This doctor is very unprofessional. I waited for over an hour and a half for a scheduled appointment. He spoke with me briefly and began speaking into a recorder. He also suggested that I had poor health insurance. He asked if I was employed and inquired, "Do you have Obamacare?". The nurse in the room appeared to be embarrassed by the awkward, inappropriate and disrespectful manner of the doctor. She apologized.
in Oak Lawn, IL |
I had carpal tunnel release, cubical tunnel release, and medial epicondylectomy procedures on my left arm. I so appreciated what a thoroughly efficient office they run. X-rays, surgery, & therapy centers all onsite with huge parking area. No multiple trips all over the place. Though many procedures are fairly routine for a lot of med professionals, they know it is not for the pt.& they do an outstanding job on education, explanations, and friendliness and compassion. OUTSTANDING!!
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Dr. Fakhouri is outstanding, caring and wonderful. The staff is great also.
in New Lenox, IL |
Dr.Fakhouri was excellent. He treated my daughter with kindness and patience and most importantly, identified and corrected her issues quickly.
in Hazel Crest, IL |
Refusal to treat or provide adequate care.
Palos Hills, IL |
He listened and recorded details carefully about my injury, showing a lot of concern. He presented treatment options in a professional, knowledgeable, easygoing manner, and took time to answer any questions I had.
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Dr. Fakhouri accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • American Postal Workers Union Health Plan
    American Postal Workers Union (APWU)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Bluegrass Family Health
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
  • Private HealthCare Systems
  • Savility
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Fakhouri has admitting privileges

Advocate Christ Hospital and Medical Center
4440 W 95th St
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
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Advocate South Suburban Hospital
17800 Kedzie Ave
Hazel Crest, IL 60429
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Little Company of Mary Hospital
2800 W 95th St
Evergreen Park, IL 60805
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Silver Cross Hospital
1900 Silver Cross Blvd
New Lenox, IL 60451
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