Dr. Avi Bernstein, MD

Dr. Avi Bernstein, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 58
(25)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Avi Bernstein, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Park Ridge, IL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from U OF CHGO DIV OF BIO SCI PRITZKER SCH OF MED in 1985 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic spine surgery.

1875 Dempster St Ste 425

Park Ridge, IL 60068

Contact Information

(847) 558-1010

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
61

Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy

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Procedures

  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

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

  • U OF CHGO DIV OF BIO SCI PRITZKER SCH OF MED
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • UCLA
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • UCLA
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • State University New York
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1991

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bernstein has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bernstein's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bernstein to family and friends
3.2
based on 25 total reviews (9 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Bernstein's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

in Chicago, IL |
Thanks to Dr Bernstein I am able to have a quality of life that 2 years ago I did not think was possible.
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Evanston, IL |
Extremely professional and attentive with our C-1 fracture. Highly recommend Dr. Bernstein's services. Provided the correct assessment and treatment was extremely pleased as we received conflicting information after seeing two other physicians for the same issue.
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in EVANSTON |
I can only say great things about Dr. Bernstein who has made an extremely positive impact to my quality of life. During 2017, I met with 4 surgeons for a crippling pain in my sciatic nerve.. Dr. Bernstein understood my issues, patiently answered all my questions, and provided me with confidence...more
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in Buffalo Grove |
Ive had 3 cervical neck fusions done by Dr. Avi Bernstein with no regrets. I knew as soon as I met him that he was the right person and gained my trust as a doctor and his abilities. He was extremely patient, compassionate( especially when I came in crying from the pain), and never made me...more
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Chicago, IL |
Dr. Bernstein helped me tremendously. I couldn’t get off the couch, and I was told by other doctors there was nothing they could do for me. But after my surgery at the Spine Center I’m back at work and better than ever.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Bernstein accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Priority Health
    Priority PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Bernstein has admitting privileges

Evanston Hospital
2650 Ridge Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
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Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
1775 Dempster St
Park Ridge, IL 60068
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