Dr. Kim Hammerberg, MD

Dr. Kim Hammerberg, MD

Pediatric Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
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Dr. Kim Hammerberg, MD is a pediatric orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Chicago, IL and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in pediatric orthopedic spine surgery, orthopedic spine surgery, and more.

2211 N Oak Park Ave

Chicago, IL 60707

Contact Information

(773) 385-5437

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Humana
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • 11 More

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Dr. Hammerberg's Experience

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Dr. Hammerberg's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

3  Specialties

  • Pediatric Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

27  Conditions Treated

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Fracture
  • Hernia
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kyphosis
  • Lordosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Torticollis

7  Procedures

  • Derotational Casting
  • Growing Rod Surgery
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • MAGEC System Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Vertical Expandable Prosthetic Titanium Rib Surgery (VEPTR)

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

  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Rush-Presby St Lukes Med Ct
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Rush-Presby St Lukes Med Ct
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Traveling Spine Fellowship, Deutches Skoliosezentrum, Bad Wildengun, Germany
    Other Education | Completed
  • Traveling Spine Fellowship, Institut Calot, Berck-Plage, France
    Other Education | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hammerberg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hammerberg's Reviews

4.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hammerberg to family and friends
7 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (7)

  • 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. Hammerberg'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Hammerberg is an angel. Compassionate, gifted, dedicated. All the traits a doctor should have. He gave my daughter her life back and she's doing incredible after her spinal surgery. The staff made us feel right at home. Thank you!
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Office staff was excellent. Appointment was easy to schedule, they were very helpful. Dr. Hammerberg either was too busy for us, or just was in a bad mood that day. Left both my wife and daughter in tears with his cold demeanor. Why are you even here! He barked at them before even saying...more
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