Dr. Socrates Brito, MD

Dr. Socrates Brito, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 36
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Dr. Socrates Brito, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Schaumburg, IL and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Morehouse Sch Of Med in 2009 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic hand surgery.Read his story

2000 E Algonquin Rd Ste 109

Schaumburg, IL 60173

Contact Information

(847) 303-5790

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

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

Wrist Fracture
very high
more than 96% of peers
Elbow Injuries
normal
more than 78% of peers
Shoulder Disorders
normal
more than 69% of peers

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Dr. Brito's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Brito "Dr. Brito treats all conditions of the hand, elbow, and shoulder. He specializes in carpal tunnel, trigger finger, tennis elbow, ganglion cyst, complex trauma, osteoarthritis, fracture care, tendonitis and sprains. He also treats work related injuries and sports injuries including lower extremity fracture care. Dr. Brito performs shoulder and elbow arthroplasty, along with shoulder, elbow, wrist, and knee arthroscopy. Outside the office, Dr. Brito enjoys mentoring medical students and residents. Dr. Brito is fluent in Spanish. Dr. Brito completed his fellowship at Rutgers University New Jersey Medical School in Hand, Upper Extremity, and Microvascular Surgery. He attended Morehouse School Medicine, completed his residency in Orthopedic Surgery at Howard University in Washington, DC. He attended Brown University as an undergraduate. He is a member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Chicago Society for Surgery of the Hand, and American Academy Of Orthopaedic Surgeons."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Brito "Dr. Socrates A. Brito attentively listens to his patients. He thrives in helping patients understand their conditions and answering their questions. He works closely with his patients in developing a treatment plan to help them return to pre-injury form, relief pain, and improve function."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Brito does not have any board certifications listed.

79  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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39  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cyst Aspiration
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • 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 Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • 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
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Replacement
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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

  • Brown University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Morehouse Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Howard University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Rutgers Med Sch-UMDNJ
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Brito has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Brito has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Brito's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Brito to family and friends
29 total reviews (26 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

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  • 3
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Dr. Brito's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (26)

Dr. Brito is truly a terrific Surgeon. He performed a procedure on my hand, which had caused pain for 2+years. His procedure alleviated the pain completely and has really helped me. Dr. Brito is a very friendly person, who cares very much about his patients, and takes the time to explain medical...more
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Great doctor, good results
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Doctor Brito is amazing! He was selected by AlexIan to repair my fractured femur in an emergency incident. Thanks to him, I was back to normal activities, including driving and bowling, within 5 weeks. No pain, no limp, no restrictions. Thank you, Socrates!!
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I'd like to thank Dr. Brito for his exceptional care in regards to my son. He was very thorough during his examinations and took care to make sure both me and my son understood all that was being explained. I appreciate him being open and clear when addressing questions and concerns.
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In 2017, I broke both of my hips & surgery for both was performed by Dr. Brito. Thank God he was there to take care of me! His calm demeanor & reassurance that everything was going to be OK couldn't have come at a better time before & after the surgical procedures. Follow-up visits with Dr....more
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