Dr. Lalit Puri, MD

Dr. Lalit Puri, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Lalit Puri, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Skokie, IL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedics, and more.

9650 Gross Point Rd # 2900

Skokie, IL 60076

Contact Information

(847) 866-7846

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Puri'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.

This content was provided by Dr. Puri "My team is built around providing the highest quality of care to our patients. We provide expertise managing conditions of the hip and knee. We feel that education is a key component of treatment and will work to customize the best solution for you to ensure the best outcomes."

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics

1  Board Certifications

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

52  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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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

  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • New England Baptist Hospital, Otto E. Aufranc Fellowship in Adult Reconstruction
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • Northwestern University Kellog School of Management
    Other Education | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Puri has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Puri's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Puri to family and friends
27 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Puri's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

Dr. Puri is an excellent surgeon with a great bedside manner - not a common combo. I've referred patients to him for years and recently had surgery with him. VERY happy with the results.
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Dr. Puri is the best. He’s kind, confident and an expert in what he does. He replaced both of my hips in3 months. Before he replaced my hips I was seriously considering retirement. Now I’m happily returning to work next week. Thank you!
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I am a Family Physician/ Sports Medicine doctor from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. I had medical disaster occur to my 5+ year old hip replacement: A bacterial infection in my left hip/joint replacement. It was recommended that I go to Mayo Clinic to have my surgery. Instead, I did some research and...more
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Dr Puri defines professionalism. He's clearly an expert in his field with a long track record borne of innate talent, intelligence and passion. I felt an immediate connection with him from the moment he walked in the room. There's no BS with him, and he obviously takes pride in what he does – and...more
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Dr. Puri is the best. He changed my life.. Dr. Puri replaced my hip over 11 yrs ago and I'm still up and running, better than ever. I would recommend him to everyone and I would scream that from a mountain top. If it had not been for him, I would have been bedridden for some time. Go see this...more
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