Dr. Stanford Tack, MD

Dr. Stanford Tack, MD

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Age 59
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Dr. Stanford Tack, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Libertyville, IL and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1985 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic spine surgery, and more.

720 Florsheim Dr

Libertyville, IL 60048

Contact Information

(847) 247-4000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
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Top Care Areas

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

Bone Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spondylolisthesis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tack "My goal is to provide state of the art, cost effective, and proven care strategies for adult patients seeking care for spine conditions, and reconstructive joint replacement . My practice emphasizes minimally invasive and outpatient strategies when appropriate. All treatment decisions in my practice are made in collaboration with my patients. Many procedures are performed in a state of the art surgery center designed specifically for orthopedic and spine surgery."

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

68  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Torticollis
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34  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Peripheral Nerve Decompression
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injection
  • Total Disc 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

  • University of Illinois At Urbana-Champaign
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • University Ill College Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Ill College Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Rush Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tack has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tack's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tack to family and friends
40 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

  • 5
    (27)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Tack'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

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Dr. Tack was patient, attentive, & kind from my first visit with him to my last. I had a bulging disc, two actually, & at first, we were going to try shots & physical therapy. Something must have happened because the pain became unbearable, resulting in an ER visit at 3 AM. Anyway, my wife called...more
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One of the best, straight to the point, no small talk doctors I have ever encountered. Within minutes of reviewing my MRI he found the problem that two other doctors never saw, did a L4/L5 fusion surgery & ended my years of pain. Recovery was easy, all you have to do is walk! I was walking 2 miles...more
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Went to see Dr Tack for pain in my neck. At my visit he never even looked at or did any type of exam of my neck. Suggested I take Aleve for 2 weeks. I asked about doing an MRI because I had been in pain for over 3 months. He said "an MRI won't show anything". I saw another Dr who prescribed the...more
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Dr. Tack reviewed my x-rays and MRI's and recommended fusion surgery for my back issues (L4--L5). He explained all the options very clearly. The surgery went very well. Three months later I am progressing nicely with physical therapy. I am very impressed with Dr. Stanford Tack and the amazing team...more
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I had to see Dr. Tack due to a workers comp claim. The appointment had to be rescheduled twice due to his office's request, 6 weeks later we met to have him conduct his evaluation. You would think or hope after that long of a period a doctor would have taken the consideration to read the reports...more
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