Dr. Michael Bednar, MD

Dr. Michael Bednar, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Michael Bednar, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Maywood, IL. He graduated from Harvard Medical School and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and orthopedic surgery.

2160 S 1st Ave

Maywood, IL 60153

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 98% of peers
Trigger Finger
very high
more than 95% of peers
De Quervain's Disease
high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Bednar'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. Bednar "The Musculoskeletal Care Center of Loyola University Health System (Loyola) was structured specifically to care for this complex system - the very framework of the human body. We are comprised of professionals, each one specializing in a particular musculoskeletal component of the human structure, together interconnected to treat the entire realm of complexities. As a patient in our care, you have access to our entire network of physicians, surgeons, therapists, nurses and supporting health-care staff members. Treatment is available at a variety of different locations in Chicago and the western suburbs, all accessible by public transportation. Reinforcing your decision to obtain treatment at Loyola is a health-care organization rich in knowledge, dedicated to educating patients and future health-care leaders, committed to sharing new techniques and new solutions with you. Providing your treatment are professionals concerned not only about your physical condition, but also your spirit."
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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

24  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Erb's Palsy
  • Finger Joint Sprain
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst of the Hand
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Pain
  • Industrial Injury
  • Kienbock's Disease
  • Ligament Sprain
  • Ligament Tears
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Sprain
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Thumb
  • Work-Related Injuries

28  Procedures

  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
  • Congenital Hand Surgery
  • Cubital Tunnel Release Surgery
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Endoscopic Hand Surgery
  • Endoscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Osteoarthrotomy
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Tendon Repair
  • Tendon Surgery
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Reconstruction
  • Wrist Surgery

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

  • University of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Pennsylvania Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Hospital for Special Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Indiana Hand Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bednar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Bednar does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Bednar and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Bednar's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bednar to family and friends
8 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Bednar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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