Dr. Paul Belich, MD

Dr. Paul Belich, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. Paul Belich, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Maywood, IL. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine and specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.Read his story

2160 S 1st Ave # Maguire

Maywood, IL 60153

Contact Information

(708) 216-3280

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
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Top Care Areas

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Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Adhesive Capsulitis
more than 36% of peers
Elbow Injuries
more than 19% of peers

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Dr. Belich's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Belich "Dr. Belich is an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Loyola University Medical Center. He is a graduate of Georgetown University Medical School, Washington, DC. He did his internship at the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, and then completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL. He is a member of the AANA (Arthroscopy Association of North America), AOSSM (American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine), and AAOS (American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons). Dr. Belich serves as orthopaedic team physician to Lewis University and Loyola University and has also served as orthopaedic team physician for Lane Tech High School and St. Patrick's High School in Chicago. He also served as orthopaedic consult for Northeastern University in Chicago for their intercollegiate athletic teams. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Belich "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 Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

22  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Pain
  • Hip Pain
  • Iliotibial Band Syndrome
  • Industrial Injury
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Orthopedic Sports Injuries
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Injuries of the Foot
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Throwing Injuries
  • Work-Related Injuries

2  Procedures

  • Non-Surgical Orthopedic Procedure
  • Worker's Compensation Evaluations

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.


  • Penn State
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Belich has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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

Dr. Belich's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Belich to family and friends
8 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Belich's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I have to agree with all the other 1 star reviews. He didn't want to fully explain what the cause of the health issue is. He was not interested in educating you on your condition or all the possible solutions for it. He reprimanded you for asking questions. He thinks he is a god of some sort and...more
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The absolute worst experience I've ever had at Loyola. This guy didn't appear to have the slightest interest in healing my condition. He didn't address my pain, didn't follow up, even after I attempted to get back in contact with him.. This man should have walked away when he lost his passion.
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Dr. Belich was very abrupt, rude, & condescending. There is a lack of communication within the orthopedic department. One of the ortho nurses was extremely rude both on the phone and in written communication. Dr. Belich was every bit as rude as she was. So much for Loyola treating the human...more
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I cannot rate one star. No likelihood whatsoever.
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