Dr. Thomas Ehmke, DO

Orthopedic Surgery •  Male • Age 40
  
Dr. Ehmke
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Hinsdale Orthopaedics

4700 Gilbert Ave Ste 51 Western Springs, IL 60558

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Dr. Thomas Ehmke, DO is a Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Western Springs, IL. Dr. Ehmke has more experience with Hip/Pelvic Bones and Knee/Lower Limbs than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Adventist Hinsdale Hospital and Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Ehmke to book an appointment.


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Dr.Ehmke has replaced both of my knees. He literally gave me back my life. Him and his entire staff made me feel like my recovery was a team effort,and that they truly cared about my recovery. I especially liked the text messages, as a professional worry wart it made me feel on track. I highly recommend him!
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Laura Moisan – Jul 27, 2020
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Excellent care and results. I was walking on own the day of surgery. Would highly recommend Dr Ehmke and his staff at Hinsdale orthopedics Ss
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Marlene Humbert – Jul 27, 2020
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Kenneth Canan – Jul 15, 2020
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Wonderful doctor, great bedside manner, answers all my questions. He doesn’t act like he’s rushed and doesn’t stare at a computer screen the whole time.
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Dawn Matzen – Jul 14, 2020
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Dr. Emhke did an amazing job on my hip repair. He is very thorough in his explanations, care and concern. I would not hesitate to have him do any future orthopedic work I might need.
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Jun 29, 2020
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Doctor Ehmke took time to make me feel very comfortable and relaxed. Everything was explained, I was made to feel at ease. Doctors intire staff was very helpful and professional. If I am ever in need of any further surgeries I have found my surgeon.
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Martin – May 23, 2020
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Very professional, organized, and staff is very friendly.
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Barbara Gallagher – May 23, 2020
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Dr. Ehmke and his entire team are amazing. I couldn’t have asked for a better surgeon
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De – Mar 21, 2020
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Had three within a year by Dr. Ehmke, if that isn’t a recommendation I don’t know what is. He is a great physician and surgeon!
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Candy Carlyon in Romeoville, IL – Mar 03, 2020
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Very happy with my hip replacement surgery. Dr. Ehmke did a great job.
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Rich in Plainfield , IL – Feb 27, 2020
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Better than I could have wished for, FANTASTIC! Thank you so much Doctor Ehmke and entire team. Sue Ostermeier, Naperville, IL
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Sue Ostermeier in Willowbrook, IL – Jan 30, 2020
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Very happy with my new right hip. Dr. Ehmke is an excellent surgeon.
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James Cairo in Willowbrook, IL – Jan 21, 2020
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Dr. Ehmke and everyone involved in my knee replacement were wonderful! Loved not being in a hospital and able to come home the same day of surgery! Loved the text messages!
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Carol Scully in Darien, IL – Jan 06, 2020
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Sharon in Indian Head Park, IL – Dec 31, 2019
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A wonderful hip replacement surgery and experience and have already recommended Dr. Ehmke to a friend.
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Villa Park, IL – Dec 18, 2019
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Dr. Ehmke and the entire team are the best! I am extremely pleased with the results of my knee replacement and the appearance of the incision. I loved the supportive texts and the response from the office if I had questions.
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Kathleen Kulovany in Downers Grove, IL – Dec 12, 2019
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Dr. Ehmke and the entire team are the best! I am so pleased with my hip replacements. I have several relatives who want Dr. Ehmke to do their procedures. Thanks for giving me back my life ??
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Sheila Y – Dec 12, 2019
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Dr. Ehmke and staff are all wonderful. I’m very happy with my hip replacement and the level of care provided.
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Laura P in Downers Grove, IL – Dec 05, 2019
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Dr Ehmke is dedicated and a skilled Orthopedic Surgeon. He did my knee revision surgery. I am happy with my results. I have an improved range of motion as well as a better quality of life, all thanks to this doctor.
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Pat H. – Nov 27, 2019
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He is great explains everything great Dr recommend him highl!,
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About Me

Once I get to know a patient and understand their goals, we can work together to come up a treatment plan that best suits their lifestyle

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2010
Hillsdale Hosp
Internship Hospital

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Practice Areas

Hip/Pelvic Bones

Hip surgery includes arthroscopy, fracture repair, resurfacing, and replacment to treat conditions affecting the hip, such as arthritis, dysplasia, and injuries.Compare with other Hip/Pelvic Bones specialists.

Typically treats 75% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 7 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Hip Sprain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ehmke treats Hip Sprain more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Ehmke treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Osteoarthritis of Hip
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ehmke treats Osteoarthritis of Hip more than 93% of their peers

Dr. Ehmke treats this condition more than 93% of their peers

Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ehmke treats Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip) more than 89% of their peers

Dr. Ehmke treats this condition more than 89% of their peers

Knee/Lower Limbs

Knee and lower limb surgeons perform procedures such as total knee replacement, partial knee replacement, and tendor repair, to treat conditions including arthritis, ligament tears, or bone fractures.Compare with other Knee/Lower Limbs specialists.

Typically treats 68% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 15 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Knee Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ehmke treats Knee Disorders more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Ehmke treats this condition more than 98% of their peers

Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ehmke treats Osteoarthritis of Knee more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Ehmke treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ehmke treats Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain more than 95% of their peers

Dr. Ehmke treats this condition more than 95% of their peers

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Dr. Ehmke's conditions and procedures:

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Approach Total Hip Replacement
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Knee Shaving
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Replacement With Robotic Assistance
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Mini Knee Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement
  • Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Posterior Mini-Incision Total Hip Arthroplasty
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Total Knee Arthroplasty With Robotic Assistance
  • Total Knee Replacement Revision
  • Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Trigger Finger
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Locations

Hinsdale Orthopaedics

Western Springs Office4700 Gilbert Ave Ste 51 Western Springs, IL 60558
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    • Mon: 7:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 7:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 7:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 7:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 7:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Munster8141 Calumet Ave Bldg 1 Munster, IN 46321
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    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
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    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Westmont1010 Executive Dr Ste 250 Westmont, IL 60559
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    • Mon: 8:30am - 7:30pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: closed
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 1:00pm
    • Sat: closed
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