Dr. Charles Slack, MD

Dr. Charles Slack, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
(17)
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Dr. Charles Slack, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 40 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1972 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

150 N Michigan Ave Ste 1400

Chicago, IL 60601

Contact Information

(312) 444-1145

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Spondylosis
very high
more than 94% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
more than 90% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Slack's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Slack does not have any board certifications listed.

34  Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
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9  Procedures

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 Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Slack has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Slack has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Slack's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Slack to family and friends
17 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

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

Dr. Slack's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

This surgeon botched my lumbar spine fusion and lied to me about the outcome.
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My surgery was 30 years ago last month. I was a child. All these years later any doctor that has had to look into my spinal fusion is in awe. I have lived a normal fantastic life. With no spinal issues. Most of my spine was fused. I was left with 4 good vertebrae. I just had to have L5S1 fused due...more
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An exceptionaally professional.personable physician.
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He is a caring and thorough physician He has a very pleasant and calm personality Dr. Slack express genuine concern in caring for his patients brings qualified orthopedic surgeon he does not express his first interest is to operate. The entire staff was extremely professional and was eager to...more
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