Dr. David Roberts, MD

Dr. David Roberts, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 36
Dr. David Roberts, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Skokie, IL and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in 2007 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and pediatric orthopedic surgery.Read his story

9650 Gross Point Rd # 2900

Skokie, IL 60076

Contact Information

(847) 866-7846

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Coventry Health Care of Illinois
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Roberts' Experience

Dr. Roberts' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Roberts' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Roberts " Dr. Roberts is a board certified, fellowship trained pediatric orthopedic surgeon, specializing in scoliosis and pediatric spine conditions. He also treats pediatric fractures and sports injuries, limb length difference and lower extremity malalignment, hip dysplasia, and pediatric foot conditions (clubfoot, flat feet)."
This content was provided by Dr. Roberts "My goal is to provide the highest level, state-of-the-art care for children with orthopaedic conditions.  As a parent myself, I believe it is my duty to care for your child as I would my own."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*

57  Conditions Treated

  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Back Pain
  • Bowed Legs
  • Broken Arm
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Clubfoot
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complex Deformities of the Limbs
  • Complex Fractures
  • Compound Fracture
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Pain
  • Knock Knees
  • Kyphosis
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Deformity
  • Limb Length
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Orthopedic Disorders
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Scheuermann's Disease
  • Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Simple Fractures
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylolysis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Toe Fractures
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Wrist Fracture


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22  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Reconstruction Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Limb Lengthening
  • Osteotomy
  • Pediatric Hip Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgical Procedures
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • 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.


  • Northwestern University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2003
  • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2007
  • McGaw Medical Center of Nothwestern University
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • McGaw Medical Center of Nothwestern University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Texas Scottish Rite Hospital For Children
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Roberts has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Roberts' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Roberts to family and friends
12 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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Dr. Roberts' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Had a terrible experience! He had little to no bedside manner and he seemed rushed to get to the next patient. We went in for a minor condition and he ended up diagnosing our child with something that could lead to cancer. Needless to say we were emotionally struck by this and we quickly set up...more
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I am sorry for your bad experience. Thank you for the feedback. However, what you state is not accurate. One of the other specialists also recommended doing the screening tests as well, to be safe. Children with idiopathic hemihyperplasia (IH) are at increased risk of developing certain types of tumors. Any child with suspected IH is recommended for regular screening with ultrasounds and lab tests, so that tumors that develop are caught at an early stage. https://bit.ly/2GouSbJ

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The man saved my life. Was able to diagnose an infection and, with help from others, get it treated to save my arm and my life.
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The following experience elucidated Dr. Roberts' excellence to me: When the orthopedist whom I saw when I was first diagnosed with scoliosis at age 16 examined my back, he untied my gown without warning, pushed me down, and then reprimanded me when I went to hold my gown from falling off as I went...more
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From the moment we met, Dr. Roberts provided us with the highest quality care and explanation. Our daughter (11 years old) was diagnosed with rapidly progressing scoliosis (55degrees), that could not be controlled by the brace. Dr. Roberts recommended surgery, which was successfully done two...more
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Excellent with my son, he made my son feel safe.
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