Dr. Lewis Chamoy, MD

Dr. Lewis Chamoy, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 71
(13)
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Dr. Lewis Chamoy, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Glendale, WI. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 49 years. Dr. Chamoy is affiliated with Orthopaedic Hospital of Wisconsin.

525 W River Woods Pkwy Ste 230

Glendale, WI 53212

Contact Information

(414) 453-7418

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
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more than 92% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 90% of peers
Chondrocalcinosis
very high
more than 89% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Chamoy "I believe in treating the whole patient, not just the chief complaint. Many times a patient has a medical condition or illness that manifests itself as a hand problem. A thorough history and exam brings these problems to light and brings relief to the patient."

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Benign Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors
  • Bicep Injuries
  • Birthmark
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cartilage Disorders
  • Cartilage Tear
  • Cellulitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Congenital Contracture
  • Contusion
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dislocated Joint
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Ear Disorders
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Extremity Malunions
  • Extremity Nonunion
  • Fibroma
  • Finger Disorders
  • Finger Injuries
  • Finger Joint Sprain
  • Forearm Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gangrenous Disorder
  • Giant Cell Tumor
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Gout
  • Granuloma
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Injury
  • Hand Ligament Rupture
  • Hand Muscle Strain
  • Hand Neuropathy
  • Hand Pain
  • Hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome
  • Heberden's Nodes
  • Hemangioma
  • Joint Disorders
  • Joint Pain
  • Joint Swelling
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Ligament Sprain
  • Ligament Tears
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Madelung Deformity
  • Malunion of Fracture
  • Muscle Diseases
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nail Diseases
  • Nail Dysplasia
  • Nerve Conduction Disorders
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Injury
  • Nerve Pain
  • Neuritis
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Neurological Injuries
  • Neuromas
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Numbness
  • Occupational Injuries
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Osteochondritis
  • Osteochondroma
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Overuse Injuries
  • Paronychia
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Nerve Injuries
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Pulled Muscles
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radial Nerve Entrapment
  • Radial Tunnel Syndrome
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rupture of Ulnar Collateral Ligament of Thumb
  • Ruptured Tendon
  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Scars
  • Skier's Thumb
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Split Hand Deformity
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprain
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Strain of Muscle and-or Tendon of Forearm
  • Syndactyly
  • Synovitis
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tendon Disorders
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Throwing Injuries
  • Thumb Basal Joint Arthritis
  • Tingling Sensation
  • Torn Cartilage
  • Traumatic Amputation
  • Traumatic Injuries
  • Trigger Finger
  • Ulnar Nerve Injuries
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Ulnar Neuropathy
  • Upper Extremity Disorders
  • Upper Extremity Infection
  • Upper Extremity Trauma
  • Vascular Trauma
  • Work-Related Injuries
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Injuries
  • Wrist Pain
  • Wrist Sprain
  • Writers' Cramp

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Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Adult Reconstructive Surgery
  • Advanced Tendon Reconstruction
  • Amputation
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Upper-Extremity Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Articular Cartilage Repair
  • Basal Thumb Joint Reconstruction
  • Bicep Repairs
  • Bone Grafting
  • Bone and Joint Repair
  • Bone and Joint Replacement
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cartilage Repair
  • Casting
  • Congenital Hand Surgery
  • Cyst Aspiration
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Debridement
  • Decompression
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hand and Elbow Microvascular Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand, Elbow, and Shoulder Microvascular Surgery
  • Hardware Removal
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Fusion
  • Joint Injection
  • Joint Reconstruction Surgery
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Joint Resurfacing
  • Joint Revision Surgery
  • Joint Surgery
  • Laceration Repair
  • Ligament Reconstruction
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nail Avulsion
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Reconstruction
  • Nerve Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Osteotomy
  • Pediatric Surgical Procedures
  • Peripheral Nerve Decompression
  • Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
  • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Removal of Bone Spur
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Scar Revision Surgery
  • Shoulder, Elbow, Hand, and Wrist Joint Replacement
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Grafts
  • Skin Lesion Removal
  • Small Joint Arthroplasty
  • Splinting
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Sports Medicine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Tendon and Bursa Injection
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Upper Extremity Reconstruction
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations
  • Wound Care and Management
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement
  • Wrist and Forearm Tenotomy

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Cornell University, Ithaca, Ny
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1964
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • University Wisc Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Queens Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • University Wisc Hosps
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Denver General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Milwaukee Magazine Top Doctors, February 2
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Chamoy's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Chamoy to family and friends
3.5
based on 13 total reviews
Dr. Chamoy's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Dr. Chamoy accepts 31 insurance carriers
  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Access Choice PPO
    Blue Preferred HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Centene
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Medicaid
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid
  • WellPoint

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Hospitals where Dr. Chamoy has admitting privileges

Orthopaedic Hospital of Wisconsin
475 W River Woods Pkwy
Glendale, WI 53212
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