Dr. Michael Pinzur, MD

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Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery | Male

Dr. Michael Pinzur, MD
Dr. Michael Pinzur, MD is an orthopedic foot & ankle surgery doctor who practices in Maywood, IL. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 43 years. Dr. Pinzur is affiliated with Gottlieb Memorial Hospital and Loyola University Medical Center.

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Dr. Pinzur's Care Philosophy

As a patient in our care, you have access to our entire network of physicians, surgeons, therapists, nurses and supporting health-care staff members. You can receive treatment 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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Administrative Office2160 S 1st Ave Ste 1700
Maywood, IL 60153
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Dr. Pinzur's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Dr. Pinzur's Care Philosophy

As a patient in our care, you have access to our entire network of physicians, surgeons, therapists, nurses and supporting health-care staff members. You can receive treatment 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.

Dr. Pinzur says...

Dr. Michael Pinzur, an orthopaedic foot specialist at Loyola, sees many people with complicated foot and ankle injuries or deformities, including patients who may have been told they would need an amputation. He has vast experience in foot and ankle reconstruction, which has allowed his patients to avoid amputation. It's important with diabetic patients that they are under careful supervision so that they can avoid the ulcers and nonhealing wounds that can develop from diabetes. He has published extensively on how patients can avoid amputation from preventable conditions.

Dr. Pinzur's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  •  Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Media & Publications
    • Over 160 published scientific articles

Background Check

  • 1
    Malpractice Claim

    Dr. Pinzur has 1 malpractice claim

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    • Settlement (3/24/2015)
    • Amount or Range: $1,200,000.00
    • State: Illinois
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  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Diabetic (Charcot) Foot
  • Diabetic Foot Conditions
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injuries
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot and Ankle Disorders
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Gout
  • Heel Spur
  • Industrial Injury
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Work-Related Injuries

Education

  • Medical School
    Rush Medical College Of Rush University

    Graduated in 1974

  • Internship Hospital
    Northwest Meml Hospital

    Completed in 1975

  • Residency Hospital
    Northwest Meml Hospital

    Completed in 1979

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
  • Forefoot Reconstruction
  • Fracture Care
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Reconstructive Foot Surgery
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations