Dr. Joseph Tansey, MD

Orthopedic Surgery •  Male
  
Dr. Tansey
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Bone and Joint Physicians

5540 W 111th St Oak Lawn, IL 60453

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Dr. Joseph Tansey, MD is a Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Oak Lawn, IL and has over 20 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Tansey has more experience with Knee/Lower Limbs, Shoulder/Upper Arm, and Hand/Wrist than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine medical school in 2000. He is affiliated with Henry County Health Center. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Tansey to book an appointment.


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Dr Tansey rebuild my crushed ankle and set the compound fractures of my tibia and fibula. I only can only speak very highly of an Orthopedic who could do the reconstruction that he did. I am able to walk without any assistance.
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Biography

Dr. Joseph Tansey, MD is a Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Oak Lawn, IL and has over 20 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Tansey has more experience with Knee/Lower Limbs, Shoulder/Upper Arm, and Hand/Wrist than other specialists in his...Read more

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

2000
Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
Medical School

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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(708) 423-8440

Dr. Tansey accepts the following insurance:

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National (BlueCard) PPO
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CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Background Check

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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Practice Areas

Knee/Lower Limbs

Knee and lower limb surgeons perform procedures such as total knee replacement, partial knee replacement, and tendor repair, to treat conditions including arthritis, ligament tears, or bone fractures.Compare with other Knee/Lower Limbs specialists.

Typically treats 55% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 18 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tansey treats Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Tansey treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Knee Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tansey treats Knee Disorders more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Tansey treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Tibia and Fibula Fractures
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tansey treats Tibia and Fibula Fractures more than 90% of their peers

Dr. Tansey treats this condition more than 90% of their peers

Shoulder/Upper Arm

Shoulder and upper arm conditions include arthritis, bursitis, rotator cuff injuries, and dislocations, with treatment options such as surgery or physical therapy.Compare with other Shoulder/Upper Arm specialists.

Typically treats 53% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Broken Arm
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tansey treats Broken Arm more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Tansey treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Shoulder Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tansey treats Shoulder Disorders more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Tansey treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Rotator Cuff Tear
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tansey treats Rotator Cuff Tear more than 70% of their peers

Dr. Tansey treats this condition more than 70% of their peers

Hand/Wrist

Hand and wrist conditions including arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, Dupuytren's contracture, and fractures or sprains, with treatment options such as surgery or physical therapy.Compare with other Hand/Wrist specialists.

Typically treats 59% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tansey treats Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers) more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Tansey treats this condition more than 82% of their peers

Hand Fracture
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tansey treats Hand Fracture more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Tansey treats this condition more than 82% of their peers

Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tansey performs Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment more than 82% of their peers

Dr. Tansey performs this procedure more than 82% of their peers

Ankle/Foot

Ankle and foot specialists diagnose and treat localized conditions such as arthritis, bunions, nerve damage, and plantar fasciitis through procedures including medication, physical therapy, and surgery.Compare with other Ankle/Foot specialists.

Typically treats 59% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 9 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Heel Spur
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tansey treats Heel Spur more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Tansey treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Foot Fracture
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tansey treats Foot Fracture more than 78% of their peers

Dr. Tansey treats this condition more than 78% of their peers

Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tansey treats Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture more than 70% of their peers

Dr. Tansey treats this condition more than 70% of their peers

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Dr. Tansey's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Femur Fracture
  • 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
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Locations

Bone and Joint Physicians

Bone and Joint Physicians5540 W 111th St Oak Lawn, IL 60453
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Henry County Health Center

Mount Pleasant, IA

80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average