Dr. Charles Carroll IV, MD

Dr. Charles Carroll IV, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 63
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Dr. Charles Carroll IV, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.

680 N Lake Shore Dr # 924

Chicago, IL 60611

Contact Information

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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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Carroll IV performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 98% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 98% of peers

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This content was provided by Dr. Carroll IV "I stress patient centered care and shared decision making. I do not believe that any problem is too small. I enjoy and encourage communication with patients, family, nursing staff, other care providers and referring physicians. I encourage conservative care and surgical care when it is appropriate. Most importantly, I strive to effectively communicate with my patients and deliver timely and reasonable health care for each patient."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

81  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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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

  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Johns Hopkins
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Indiana University School Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Carroll IV has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Carroll IV's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Carroll IV to family and friends
26 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Carroll IV'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 (12)

I partially tore my left distal bicep tendon in January. Dr. Carroll accurately diagnosed the problem, explained the risks of surgery, and recommended more conservative treatment. He explained the mechanics of the injury and what I should and should not do to rehabilitate the arm as best as...more
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Kind and funny, but also great surgeon...
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I had to cancel my surgery because his admin staff are too incompetent and rude to handle the basic functional aspects of running an office, and I don't have time to deal with repeated calls that I cannot return due to problems with the office phone system and receptionists who hang up on you. ...more
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Dr. Carroll is not only and excellent, knowledgeable Doctor but he is very kind, considerate and compassionate. He has operating on the hand of one son, the shoulder on another and is now treating me for a shoulder injury.
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Dr. Carroll is an excellent hand surgeon..He has always been very cordial with me and treated my Dupuytren hand problem with the proper procedures. I'm a professional musician and the care of my hands and who I trust regarding the care of them is of extremely important to me. I recommend him...more
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