Dr. Thomas Atkins, MD

Dr. Thomas Atkins, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Thomas Atkins, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Geneva, IL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University of Vermont / College of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, rheumatology, and more.Read his story

2525 Kaneville Rd

Geneva, IL 60134

Contact Information

(630) 584-1400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Allegiance Health Plans
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • CorVel
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Trigger Finger
very high
more than 96% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
very high
more than 95% of peers
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Atkins'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.

Dr. Atkins' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Atkins "Dr. Thomas Atkins is a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in treating patients suffering with hand, wrist, or elbow pain."

10  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Microsurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Rheumatology
  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

53  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Injury
  • Hand Pain
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Pain

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30  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • 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
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement

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

  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • University of Vermont / College of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • General Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, North Carolina
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Orthopedic Surgery, University of Illinois at Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Duke University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Atkins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Atkins' Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Atkins to family and friends
12 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Atkins' 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

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Atkins has a great bedside manner, calm demeanor. He was thorough in explaining my surgical procedure. My occ. therapist is able to consult with him at any time to confirm my therapy egimen for successful recovery. I feel I am getting the best care possible with Dr. Atkins and ATI.
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