Dr. Salvatore Fanto, MD

Dr. Salvatore Fanto, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
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Dr. Salvatore Fanto, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Orland Park, IL and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from U Cath Sacro Cuore in 1976 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery and orthopedic surgery.

11304 Distinctive Dr

Orland Park, IL 60467

Contact Information

(708) 479-0005

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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

Elbow Sprain
normal
more than 70% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
normal
more than 65% of peers
Trigger Finger
normal
more than 61% of peers

Dr. Fanto'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.

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

45  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger

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15  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Trigger Finger Release

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

  • U Cath Sacro Cuore
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Cabrini Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Fanto has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fanto's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fanto to family and friends
18 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Fanto's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Amazing Doctor and staff
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Overall, an extremely unpleasant experience with this Dr. I had to contact the hospital's administrative offices for a resolution. I would not recommend either him or his office manager. The office does not have an office phone number. Calls route to the traveling office manager, even with...more
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