Dr. Jon Cherney, MD

Dr. Jon Cherney, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Jon Cherney, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Appleton, WI and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 1989 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

2323 N Casaloma Dr

Appleton, WI 54913

Contact Information

(920) 730-8833

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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

Ganglion Cyst
very high
more than 99% of peers
Limb Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hand Conditions
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Dr. Cherney's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cherney "Dr. Cherney is a Wisconsin native. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin – Madison. He then completed his medical degree from the University of Wisconsin Medical School and respectfully was honored by the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. His residency was completed at the University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics – Department of Surgery. After residency, he traveled to Cincinnati, Ohio to complete his fellowship at the Mary S. Stern Hand Surgery Fellowship program. In 1995, Dr. Cherney and his family happily returned back to Wisconsin to start his practice as an Orthopedic Hand Surgeon at the Dean Medical Center in Madison WI. During this time he was also assigned as director of Orthopedic Surgery Residency at the University of Wisconsin. In 1999, the University of Wisconsin Orthopedic Surgery Residency Okagaki awarded him with Teacher of the Year. Dr. Jon Cherney joined Hand to Shoulder Center of Wisconsin in 2001. In 2012, Stephanie M. Knapp, PA-C, MPAS joined Dr. Cherney as his in-clinic physician's assistant and first orthopedic surgical assistant in the operating room."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cherney "Dr. Cherney specializes in arthroscopy of the shoulder, elbow and wrist, trauma, reconstruction of areas affected by rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis; nerve compression syndromes; and pediatric orthopedic hand problems."

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

69  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Bennett's Fracture
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Displaced Growth Plate Fracture
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Muscle Strain
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
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23  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Sports Medicine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Wisconsin.

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

  • University Of Wisconsin / Madison
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1985
  • University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Wisconsin / Madison
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • Mary S. Stern Hand Surgery Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cherney has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cherney's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cherney to family and friends
13 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Cherney'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I would highly recommend Dr. Cherney. I have always been very satisfied with the results of the procedures that I have had done. All my questions are always answered in terms that I understand.
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Great to hear! Thank you for your review - it's greatly appreciated.

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I am a 73 year old male who had a 'trigger thumb' repaired surgically by Dr. Cherney. This doc was open and engaging, light hearted and very patient orientated - letting me know the proposed procedure, expected outcome and recovery time. MOST docs do not take the time to know their patients,...more
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Thank you Richard. Your testimonial on Dr. Cherney is heartwarming. Thank you for sharing!

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Saw Dr Cheney for a Work Comp injury Diagnosis of Bilateral Pronator Syndrome and Osteoarthritis of the Thumbs. I had all my medical records sent to him 2 weeks prior to the appointment. Without doing any type of exam whatsoever, he said he thinks that Patients with W/C injuries are faking...more
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We are sorry to hear you were not satisfied with your experience at our clinic. At Hand to Shoulder Center of Wisconsin we strive to give exceptional care and treatment to each patient. Please feel free to contact us with your concerns.

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All around great doctor and facility. Dr. Cherney has takes the time to explain everything, offers options for treatment, and he and his team are always available for questions. He has a great bedside manner and made me feel at ease and comfortable.
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Thank you Lois for your comments on Dr. Cherney and our staff. We truly appreciate your kind words.

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