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Dr. Jay Pomerance, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery ·  Male · Age 59

Dr. Pomerance

Dr. Jay Pomerance, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Arlington Heights, IL and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from University Of Miami / School Of Medicine in 1986 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, orthopedic fracture care, and more.


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(847) 871-5770

Dr. Pomerance accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna PPO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Care Security PPO
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Preferred PPO
Blue Traditional POS
Blue Traditional PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network POS
PHCS Network PPO
We do not accept health insurance
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Pomerance's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pomerance treats Carpal Tunnel Syndrome more than 40% of his peers

Dr. Pomerance treats this condition more than 40% of his peers

Dupuytren's Contracture
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pomerance treats Dupuytren's Contracture more than 31% of his peers

Dr. Pomerance treats this condition more than 31% of his peers

Joint Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pomerance treats Joint Pain more than 11% of his peers

Dr. Pomerance treats this condition more than 11% of his peers

Dr. Pomerance's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Amputation
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Basal Thumb Joint Reconstruction
  • Bicep Injuries
  • Bicep Repairs
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Complex Fractures
  • Contracture
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
  • Fracture
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Joint Disorders
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Joint Reconstruction Surgery
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Reattachment
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Reconstruction
  • Neuroplasty
  • Occupational Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Peripheral Nerve Decompression
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tommy John Surgery
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement

About Me

Care Philosophy

To provide individualized care to patiens that incorporates technological advances both operatively or non-operatively Secondary Specialties: hand/wrist/elbow/shoulder conditions

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Microsurgery
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

1992
Nyu School Med
Fellowship Hospital
1991
Jackson Meml Hospital University Miami School Med
Residency Hospital
1987
Jackson Meml Hospital University Miami School Med
Internship Hospital
1986
University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
Medical School
1982
Washington University
Undergraduate School
1992
1991
1987
1986
1982

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • ABOS examiner, 2010
  • Phi Kappa Phi Medical Honor Society, 1986
  • Chicago Magazine - Top Doctor, 2012
  • Honors graduate Washington University, 1982
  • Enneking Award Winner, 1988
  • American Academy Orthopedic Surgery Achievement Award, 2010
  • Alpha Omega Alpha honor society, 1986
  • Castle Connolly -Top Doctor, 2003-2012
  • US News and World Report - Top Doctor, 2011-2012

Media & Publications

  • over 35 peer reviewed publications, 1991-2010

Dr. Pomerance's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pomerance

4.3

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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He is the best. I have had several hand issues - all of them have been resolved.
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I last saw Dr. Pomerance 5 years ago, but I did see him on and off for a period of about 6 years. I saw him on separate occasions for my shoulder, elbow and wrist problems. I did end up having surgery on the wrist , and the elbow and shoulder problems were treatable with a couple injections and...Read More
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