Dr. Laith Al-Shihabi, MD

Dr. Laith Al-Shihabi, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 34
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Dr. Laith Al-Shihabi, MD is a hand and upper extremity surgery doctor who practices in Pewaukee, WI. He is 34 years old and has been practicing for 3 years.Read his story

N15W28300 Golf Rd

Pewaukee, WI 53072

Contact Information

(262) 544-5311

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas


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Hand Conditions
more than 50% of peers
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
more than 40% of peers
Hand Fracture
more than 40% of peers

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Dr. Al-Shihabi's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Al-Shihabi "Dr. Al-Shihabi is a native of Madison, Wisconsin, where he graduated with honors from the University of Wisconsin – Madison before earning his medical degree at the Medical College of Wisconsin. In medical school he was accepted in to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society as a Junior student, for those in the top 5% of their class, and was also given the Ben and Ella Wagner award in Anatomy upon graduation. He completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, a Doximity/US News & World Report Top-10 training program, followed by an additional year of hand and upper extremity training at the acclaimed Mary S. Stern Hand Surgery Fellowship in Cincinnati, Ohio. His practice focuses on surgical and non-surgical treatments for conditions of the upper extremity. He is available to see patients at both the Golf Road and Mukwonago locations of Orthopedic Associates of Wisconsin. "


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Al-Shihabi "My approach to patient care is simple: I treat people the way I would want myself or my family to be treated."


  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Dr. Al-Shihabi does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture


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  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Release
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Finger Release

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.


  • University Of Wisconsin-Madison
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • Medical College Of Wisconsin
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2015
  • Mary S. Stern Hand Surgery Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Al-Shihabi has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Al-Shihabi has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Al-Shihabi's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Al-Shihabi to family and friends
based on 10 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Al-Shihabi's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Waukesha, WI |
Dr. Al-Shihabi is experienced well beyond his age. He is approachable, patient-centered, and has a good sense of humor. I trust him, his staff, and the surgery team that supports him without any hesitation.
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Waukesha, WI |
OUTSTANDING orthopaedic surgeon!! Extremely patient-centered.
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Lake Geneva, WI |
From the first meeting with Dr. Al-Shihabi regarding my injury and throughout my surgery and recovery has been nothing but the best. I have never felt rushed in visits and he has gone up and beyond to answer any questions I have had. I have been so fortunate to have him as my physician and would...more
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in New Berlin, WI |
Quick and thorough. Explained the process and prognosis quickly and concisely in terms that I could easily understand.
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Eagle, WI |
I wasn't impressed at my pre-op visit (first time I met him), I felt like he was rushing to get to the next patient. Day of surgery he didn't say much prior. He did make it a point to call me later that evening of surgery to see how I was doing and spoke with me for a little while to make sure all...more
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Dr. Al-Shihabi accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
    Blue Preferred Plus POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Al-Shihabi has admitting privileges

Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital
791 East Summit Avenue
Oconomowoc, WI 53066
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Waukesha Memorial Hospital
725 American Ave
Waukesha, WI 53188
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