Dr. Ramasamy Kalimuthu, MD

Dr. Ramasamy Kalimuthu, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 73
(17)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ramasamy Kalimuthu, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Oak Lawn, IL and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from Madurai Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University in 1970 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, plastic surgery of the hand, and more.

5346 W 95th St

Oak Lawn, IL 60453

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Priority Health

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Top Care Areas

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Wound Repair
very high
more than 99% of peers
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
very high
more than 95% of peers
Excision of Skin Cancer
very high
more than 87% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand
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Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
24

Conditions Treated

27

Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Arm Surgery
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Skin Grafts
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wound Repair

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

  • Madurai Medical College, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University
    Medical School | Graduated 1970
  • Madurai Erskine Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • Little Co Mary Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Loyola Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Regstr Queen Elizabeth Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kalimuthu has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Kalimuthu's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Kalimuthu to family and friends
3.5
based on 17 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Kalimuthu'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
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

He did an amazing job with my keloid. After the removal he prescribed radiation and follow up visits. His experience really shows in his work, I look back at where the keloid was and it's as if nothing was ever there. He's a true professional
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Could not be HAPPIER ~ Caring Doctor!
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I broke my jaw, this guy didn't even do the correct procedure. My teeth never aligned after surgery. I even asked about the procedure closed or open, he choose the fastest and easiest way, got paid and screwed me. You would be a fool to go to him. I was told to see my dentist, we'll my dentist...more
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I would NEVER recommend this surgeon to anyone. He did plastic surgery on a wound on my brothers back. He did a horrible job, cosmetically as well as functionally. There are necrotic areas, and now we have to see another surgeon. He wouldn't see him in follow-up either, unless we came to the ER....more
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