Dr. Kevin Tu, MD

Dr. Kevin Tu, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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49 y/o
(18)

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Dr. Kevin Tu, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Elmhurst, IL and has been practicing for 20 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery.

G&T Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

1200 S York St Ste 4190

Elmhurst, IL 60126
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 89% of peers
Joint Pain
high
more than 85% of peers
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
normal
more than 83% of peers

Dr. Tu'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tu "Dr. Tu believes in developing long-term relationships with his patients on a foundation of honesty and trust."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

83  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Pain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Ligament Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • 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
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tendonitis
  • Torn Cartilage
  • Upper Extremity Trauma
  • Wrist Pain
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24  Procedures

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.

Education

  • Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Loyola University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Strong Mem Hsp University Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tu's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tu to family and friends
18 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (18)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Tu'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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Experience and his expertise in orthopedics is so evident in just my first office visit. Bedside manner is outstanding He truly listens to the patient Thank you so much
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Dr. Tu is AMAZING! He took a 60 year old arm and after having total rotator cuff surgery put it back together again. My arm is completely healed. His ability to understand his patients, listen to his patients, and provide the needed support and knowledge is truly remarkable! I have recommended...more
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I have had knee pain for over 15 years and every physician I went to about the knee said, "well if you lose weight your knee will feel better". Dr Tu was the first to offer an alternative, which has made me pain free since July. He injected a lubricant in my knee that has allowed me to walk longer,...more
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Dr. Tu is the most compassionate individual I've met when it comes to Dr's. He's very knowledgable and listens to what you might know as well. I can't say enough good things about Dr. Tu His first priority and I do mean FIRST priority is the healing and wellness of his patient I truly could go on...more
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Dr. Tu operated on my meniscus 11/2 years ago and I just saw him for a broken bone in my ankle and foot. He is fantastic. He's very thorough and spends a lot of time with his patients. My surgery had a wonderful result. I was back exercising within 6 weeks. I'm sure treatment for my broken bones...more
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