Dr. Waqas Hussain, MD

Orthopedic Sports Medicine •  Male • Age 40
  
Dr. Hussain
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

ORA Orthopedics

520 Valley View Dr Ste 100 Moline, IL 61265

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(309) 762-3621

Dr. Waqas Hussain, MD is a Orthopedic Sports Medicine Surgery Specialist in Moline, IL. Dr. Hussain has more experience with Shoulder/Upper Arm, Knee/Lower Limbs, and Hip/Pelvic Bones than other specialists in his area. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Genesis Medical Center - East Rusholme Street and Genesis Medical Center – Silvis. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Hussain to book an appointment.


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Frequently Treated by Dr. Hussain

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Hussain treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Hussain treats other conditions, please contact the office at (309) 762-3621.

Shoulder/Upper Arm

Shoulder and upper arm conditions include arthritis, bursitis, rotator cuff injuries, and dislocations, with treatment options such as surgery or physical therapy.Compare with other Shoulder/Upper Arm specialists.

Dr. Hussain typically treats 71% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 10 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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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.

Dr. Hussain typically treats 60% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 17 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Knee Disorders
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Knee Surgery
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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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.

Dr. Hussain typically treats 46% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Hip Fracture
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Elbow

Elbow surgeons perform proceduras including arthroscopy, replacement, resurfacing, or tendon repair to treat conditions affecting the elbow, such as arthritis, dislocations, and hyperextension.Compare with other Elbow specialists.

Dr. Hussain typically treats 59% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Elbow Injuries
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Hussain's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • ACL Surgery
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Femur Fracture
  • 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
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • 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 Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • 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 Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • 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
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Fracture

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Dr. Hussain accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
Medicaid
Midlands Choice
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
One Call Care Management
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Alliance Select
Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

Dr. Hussain's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hussain

4.9

Based on 67 ratings

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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Very good. A concerned Doctor.
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Velma (LaRue) Roes – Oct 24, 2020
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Very good to deal with. Explains options for repair, or therapy, or whatever needed channels to be taken.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Adam Jawoisz – Oct 21, 2020
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Always feel comfortable with Dr. Hussain. He is very detailed in providing me my progression . I feel he is actually concerned about my well-being and am grateful to have him as my doctor.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Suzie Batey – Oct 03, 2020
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3 month postop visit.
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  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Sep 27, 2020
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Staff all courteous and professional. Facility is easy to get around in .
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Sep 12, 2020
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I've been a patient of Dr. W. Hussain since 2013 and have been very satisfied with every visit. Each visit he explains thoroughly every aspect of my condition and the recommended treatment. He welcomes my questions and genuinely cares about his patients.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Debra L. – Aug 31, 2020
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Dr Hussein is always friendly, offers a thorough explanation and a solid plan for future. I was referred to him two years ago and he is by far the best I have ever worked with
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
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Marc D – Aug 29, 2020
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Dr. Hussain has always been very professional and thorough. My overall health and wellbeing have been greatly improved with his effort care and thorough evaluation of my needs ent thorough explanation of the reason for his choice and detailed explanation of the procedure. His staff and the ORA have been friendly and efficient. Any problem that did not fall in the range of his expertise was quickly referred to the correct person and I have been blessed with excellent care. My sincere thanks to Dr Hussain.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
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Patricia J Stone – Aug 09, 2020
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He treated my shoulder injury, including surgery. He's got a wonderful bedside manner, a great sense of humor and is knowledgeable.
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Apr 17, 2020
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Dr. Hussain is nice, professional and caring. He answers all questions and has helped me with my hip.
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Mike Berry – Mar 25, 2020
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Very positive with recommendation of no surgery!
What went well
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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No results
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Jan 25, 2020
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I began seeing Dr Hussain in 2013 for a rotator cuff tear. He always explains everything so you know exactly what is going on and what to expect. He is very gentle and willing to listen to you.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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  • Long wait times
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Jan 16, 2020
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Left shoulder injury...Dr. Hussain is a fabulous and caring doctor. He did surgery on my right shoulder and I was very happy with the outcome.
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Nov 14, 2019
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I’m seeing him for my knee injury. Dr Hussain, is the most caring doctor. He explains what’s going on with you and give you options. He has that personality we’re you feel like you’re in good hands and everything going to be alright.
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Rochelle Wallace – Nov 10, 2019
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Very personable, excellent surgeon.
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Michael J Young – Nov 07, 2019
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I am very fond of Dr. Hussain and have complete trust in his care. He has done a knee replacement for me in the past so I can honestly say he is a great doctor.
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Pat Dessert – Oct 29, 2019
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Very personable, prompt. Explained everything. As a nurse, it is often thought we understand everything. It was so important to me that I be treated as a patient, and allowed to ask all of my many questions. Dr. Hussain did just that.
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Driesst McAdams – Oct 17, 2019
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I was very comfortable with Dr. Hussain and felt he really was listening to what I had to tell him
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Jerry Talbot – Sep 22, 2019
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Received x-ray, consultation, and treatment. All people involved courteous and plesent experience.
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Dave lund – Sep 19, 2019
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He seems very nice , take time to listen and answer all questions! Even he is a surgeon he doesn’t rush you to surgery but try to help you in any other ways.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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No results
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About Me

Care Philosophy

I love helping people stay active. No matter what a patient's age, it is important everyone enjoy what they are doing -- whether it is competing for a...Read more

Biography

Areas of Expertise:

Sports Medicine and Injuries Shoulder and Knee Arthroscopy and Reconstruction Knee and Shoulder Replacement Hip Arthroscopy...
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedics
  • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

Augustana College, Bachelor Of Arts In Premedicine and Biology
Undergraduate School

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

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Locations

ORA Orthopedics

Moline Clinic520 Valley View Dr Ste 100 Moline, IL 61265
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Affiliated Hospitals

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Genesis Medical Center - East Rusholme Street

Davenport, IA

69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2020)

Genesis Medical Center – Silvis

Silvis, IL

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

Trinity Rock Island

Rock Island, IL

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

UnityPoint Health - Trinity Bettendorf

Bettendorf, IA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020)
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