Dr. Gary A. Kronen, MD

Dr. Gary A. Kronen, MD

Plastic Surgery of the Hand | Male | 52 years old

The mission of our practice is to provide the highest quality of care to our hand and upper extremity patients. Our physicians and staff believe that respect, compassion, communication and experience are paramount to earning your trust and confidence. Working together we will all achieve the best possible outcomes and results.Read more

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The mission of our practice is to provide the highest quality of care to our hand and upper extremity patients. Our physicians and staff believe that respect, compassion, communication and experience are paramount to earning your trust and confidence. Working together we will all achieve the best possible outcomes and results.Read more

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I had trigger thumb release surgery and Dr Kronen was on time, very professional, great bed side manners. The staff was excellent at Palos Surgery Center. The office and surgical center was beautiful.
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Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand

Board Certifications

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  • Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Injury
  • Hand Pain
  • Hand Tendon Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Trigger Finger

Procedures Performed

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Repair
  • Trigger Finger Release

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  • 0
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Education

  • Medical School
    Suny Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)

    Graduated in 1989

  • Internship Hospital
    Montefiore Med Center

    Completed in 1990

  • Residency Hospital
    Albert Einstein College Med

    Completed in 1993

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Baylor

    Completed in 1997

    University of Louisville

    Completed in 1996

  • Undergraduate School
    Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania

    Graduated in 1985

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Specializes in Plastic Surgery of the Hand
  • Board certified in Hand Surgery and Plastic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Kronen's Care Philosophy

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