Dr. Paul E. Papierski, MD

Dr. Paul E. Papierski, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery | Male | 56 years old

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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        16 – 30 minutes (19)
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      He was thorough and knowledgeable took his time and explain different options for you and what to expect. You do not feel rushed or pushed into anything. He explains the anatomy of problem and the physiology of why you were having these issues. Then he looks at you utilizing a holistic medical approach. You come out feeling that he is in your corner and will do everything in his power to make you well
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      Specialties

      • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
      • Orthopedic Surgery

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      • Hand Surgery
      • Orthopedic Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Adhesive Capsulitis
      • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
      • Ankle Sprains and Strains
      • Arthritis
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Baker’s Cyst
      • Bone Disorders
      • Broken Arm
      • Bursitis
      • Cancer
      • Carpal Fractures
      • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
      • Chondrocalcinosis
      • Clavicle Fracture
      • De Quervain's Disease
      • Elbow Injuries
      • Elbow Sprain
      • Femur Fracture
      • Foot Conditions
      • Foot Fracture
      • Fracture
      • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Ganglion Cyst
      • Hand Contracture
      • Hand Fracture
      • Hand Injury
      • Hand Ligament Rupture
      • Hand Pain
      • Hip Fracture
      • Internal Derangement of Knee
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Joint Pain
      • Knee Dislocation
      • Knee Disorders
      • Knee Sprain
      • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
      • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
      • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
      • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
      • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
      • Osteoarthritis of Hands
      • Osteoarthritis of Knee
      • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
      • Pelvic Fracture
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Plantar Fasciitis
      • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
      • Pyogenic Arthritis
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Rheumatoid Arthritis
      • Rib Fracture
      • Rotator Cuff Tear
      • Runner's Knee
      • Shoulder Dislocation
      • Shoulder Disorders
      • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spine Disorders
      • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
      • Systemic Chondromalacia
      • Systemic Sclerosis
      • Tendonitis
      • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
      • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
      • Trigger Finger
      • Wrist Disorders
      • Wrist Pain

      Procedures Performed

      • ACL Surgery
      • Arm Surgery
      • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
      • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
      • Carpal Tunnel Release
      • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
      • De Quervain's Release
      • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
      • Elbow Arthroscopy
      • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
      • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
      • Elbow Surgery
      • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
      • Excision of Radius or Ulna
      • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
      • Fracture Care
      • Hand and Elbow Microvascular Surgery
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
      • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
      • Hand Reconstruction
      • Hand Surgery
      • Hand Tendon Repair
      • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
      • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
      • Hip Replacement
      • Joint Drainage
      • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
      • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
      • Knee Surgery
      • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
      • Nerve Block, Somatic
      • Neuroplasty
      • Peripheral Nerve Block
      • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
      • Rotator Cuff Surgery
      • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
      • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
      • Shoulder Surgery
      • Steroid Injection
      • Tendon Repair
      • Trigger Finger Release
      • Wrist Fusion
      • Wrist Replacement

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      • 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

      • Medical School
        University of Illinois At Chicago / College of Medicine

        Graduated in 1986

      • Internship Hospital
        University of Illinois Hospital

        Completed in 1987

      • Residency Hospital
        University of Illinois Hospital

        Completed in 1991

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Loma Linda University Medical Center

        Completed in 1993

      • Undergraduate School
        University of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign

        Graduated in 1982

      • Other Education
        Wilford Hall Air Force Medical Center

        Completed in 2002

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Polish
      • Spanish
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
      • Board certified in Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Papierski's Office & Staff

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      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Dr. Papierski's Care Philosophy

      Here at Chicago Hand and Orthopedic Surgery Centers, our trained staff works with our patients to every extent in order to address their orthopedic needs including our certified Occupational Therapists that are available on sight.

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