Dr. Dalip Pelinkovic, MD

Dr. Dalip Pelinkovic, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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47 y/o
(23)

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Dr. Dalip Pelinkovic, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Naperville, IL and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery.

DuPage Medical Group

1259 Rickert Dr Ste 101

Naperville, IL 60540
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Enterprise Group
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Missouri
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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

Spine Deformities
very high
more than 95% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 94% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Pelinkovic'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

1  Board Certifications

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

79  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic 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
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • 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
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • 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
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
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16  Procedures

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • 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

  • Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe-Universitaet Frankfurt, Fachbereich Humanmedizin
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Creighton University Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Bg Trauma Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Rush Presbyterain St Lukes Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pelinkovic has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pelinkovic's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pelinkovic to family and friends
23 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Pelinkovic'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (13)

I 've been seeing Dr. Pelinkovic since 2016 --- Had lumbar fusion in June 2016 -- surgery was a success -- Dr. Pelinkovic is a wonderful doctor -- explains everything in detail & I never feel rushed -- His staff was superior with working to get the referrals needed for surgery & everything needed...more
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Excellent caring surgeon. Always sits down and reviews X-rays and treatment with me. Before his surgery-ibuprofen 3 times daily..after fusion surgery-no pain meds. A miracle!
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Thank you so much for all of your hard work. I have no more pain. I had a microdisectomy and my pain is gone and it has been going on for 15 years. I don't know what it is like to not have pain and you did a wonderful job and thank you so much! Back to work within two weeks of surgery is amazing,...more
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Continued. I was being wheeled to my room after my spinal fusion when I woke up. Immediately I had right sided sciatica! Pain from the surgery as well as severe sciatica in my right leg, horrible experience. 2 years and 7 months later I am still suffering. My insurance changed, I tried to make an...more
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I chose Dr. P for the herniated disc in my neck. He said I could try PT, but I'd need surgery anyway. We did the surgery. All follow up's have been with his staff and I have felt like I was in good hands. Recently contacted him again about similar pain. This time we are trying PT first and...more
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Hi Renee, thanks for the review! We're happy to hear you've had such a great experience with Dr. Pelinkovic. Thank you for choosing DuPage Medical Group.

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