Dr. Eric Bartel, MD

Dr. Eric Bartel, MD

Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Eric Bartel, MD is an orthopedic foot & ankle surgery specialist in Geneva, IL and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 1990 and specializes in orthopedic foot & ankle surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

2525 Kaneville Rd

Geneva, IL 60134

Contact Information

(630) 584-1400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Allegiance Health Plans
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • CorVel
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Bartel'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.

Dr. Bartel's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Bartel "I have proudly served as the team doctor to the Geneva Vikings for 12 years. When I am not at work, spending time with my family is my priority. I am also currently an active board member for TriCity Family Services."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Bartel "I am passionate about helping my patients live a better life with less pain and restriction. I want you to feel educated about your injury or condition and empowered by the options for care we have discussed after your visit. Should you need surgery, I dedicate myself to finding the best option for your care. I have a strong history of working complex cases and achieving excellent outcomes."

8  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

66  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arch Disorders
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Bunion
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Claw Toe
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dislocated Joint
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Pain
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprain
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stiffness
  • Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture


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30  Procedures

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • 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.


  • North Central College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Metropolitan Northwest Detroit Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery Fellowship from University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bartel has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bartel's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bartel to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Bartel's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I have been a patient of Dr.Bartel's for over 10 years. Due to posterior tibial tendonitis I recently had a foot reconstruction that included the following procedures: left flexor digitorum longus tendon transfer, posterior tibial tendon debridement, Evans calcaneal osteotomy, Cotton osteotomy,...more
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very good a listening and explaining diagnosis and procedure. Personable.
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