Dr. Terry Light, MD

Dr. Terry Light, MD

Pediatric Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(4)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Terry Light, MD is a pediatric hand surgery doctor who practices in Maywood, IL. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 44 years. Read his story

2160 S 1st Ave

Maywood, IL 60153

Contact Information

(888) 584-7888

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Hand Conditions
high
more than 85% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
normal
more than 81% of peers
Trigger Finger
normal
more than 71% of peers

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Dr. Light's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Light "I am a native Chicagoan."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Light "I believe that each child should be encouraged to maximize their potential in a supportive environment."
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Broken Arm
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Congenital Deformity
  • Congenital Diseases
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Polydactyly
  • Polydactyly Preaxial
  • Postaxial Polydactyly
  • Radial Ray Agenesis
  • Radioulnar Synostosis - Type 2
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Split Hand Deformity
  • Spondylosis
  • Syndactyly
  • Trigger Finger
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Procedures

  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Pollicization
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • 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

  • Yale
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1969
  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Light has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Light's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Light to family and friends
3.8
based on 4 total reviews
Dr. Light's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Next Day
Dr. Light accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Light has admitting privileges

Loyola University Medical Center
2160 S 1st Ave
Maywood, IL 60153
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