Dr. Steven Louis, MD

Dr. Steven Louis, MD

Orthopedic Trauma Surgery  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Steven Louis, MD is an orthopedic trauma surgery specialist in Hinsdale, IL and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in orthopedic trauma surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

550 W Ogden Ave

Hinsdale, IL 60521

Contact Information

(630) 323-6116

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • 9 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Joint Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hip Resurfacing
very high
more than 98% of peers
Hip Replacement
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Louis' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Louis "Dr. Louis is one of a few surgeons in the Chicago area who performs total hip replacement using the Direct Anterior Approach. He is a clinical instructor for the Direct Anterior Approach Total Hip Arthroplasty, an instructor for the Association for the Study of Internal Fixation (ASIF), and a clinical instructor at Loyola Medical Center, training surgeons, residents and other healthcare professionals. Dr. Louis is the Director of Orthopaedic Trauma at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove, Illinois, a Level I Trauma Center. He also serves as Chairman of the Department of Surgery and Chairman of the Operating Room Committee. Dr. Louis dedicates considerable time to lecturing and to hands-on training of other physicians, medical students, nurses, and allied health professionals."

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Louis "An integral part of the Hinsdale Orthopaedics team since 1997, Dr. Louis' exceptional surgical skills are complemented by a personable style and dedication to the highest quality patient outcomes and satisfaction."

9  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

36  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

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35  Procedures

  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Surgery, Trauma
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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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

  • Colorado College, Colorado Springs
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1984
  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Medical College of Wisconsin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Hospital for Special Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
    Other Education | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Louis has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • International Congress for Joint Reconstruction, Member

Dr. Louis' Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Louis to family and friends
38 total reviews (23 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

  • 5
    (36)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Louis' 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

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (23)

I researched and was blessed to have found Dr. Louis as I had been turned down by two physicians in Iowa due to my weight. His approach is anterior which is less invasive and offers a quicker healing time. He listened to my story and told me the only option was replacement of my left hip. I cannot...more
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Simply the very best.
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Dr Louis' stunning expertise in bi lateral hip surgery has given me back my life! I am constantly amazed by how quickly and easily I have healed. In just two weeks I am able to move better than I have moved in two years. To me Dr Louis' work is a genuine miracle!
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Very likely to recommend him
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Dr. Louis is an extremely caring, cautious, and skilled surgeon. He is personable and very handsome. I would unequivocally recommend him to anyone who wants superior results with minimal pain. On a scale of 0-5, I would rate him a 10!
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