Dr. Craig Finlayson, MD

Dr. Craig Finlayson, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 42
(6)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Craig Finlayson, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

225 E Chicago Ave # 69

Chicago, IL 60611

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Arthroscopy
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more than 15% of peers
Knee Surgery
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more than 10% of peers
Knee Dislocation
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more than 7% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Steroid 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

  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • University Of Illinois At Chic
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Chicago Shriners Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Finlayson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Finlayson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Finlayson to family and friends
5.0
based on 6 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Finlayson'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 (1)

in Park Ridge, IL
I absolutely love Dr. Finlayson. My 9 year old son injured his knee while downhill skiing and after my research I decided on Dr. Finlayson--and my research paid off! He is wonderful. Dr. Finlayson has an amazing bedside manner and my son adored him. Dr. Finlayson actually found a tumor we didn't...more
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