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Andre D. Ivy, MD, MS

Philosophy of Care

My goal is to empower patients through education. I believe one must fully understand their condition and all treatment options to make the best medical decision. This process involves a concerted effort between the physician, patient and their loved ones.



Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.6
Based on 240 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Hand and Upper Extremity


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Orthopaedic Surgery


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English and conversational Spanish


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Hand, shoulder and elbow


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Family, hiking, travel and movies


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
    Graduation Date 05/2010
    Degree MD

    RESIDENCY
    School Northwestern University
    Title Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery

    FELLOWSHIPS
    School The Mary S. Stern Fellowship

    School AFSH-HVO Young Surgeon Traveling Fellowship

    School HVO Orthopedics Traveling Fellowship

  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Dr. Alan W. Yasko Memorial Award, "Most Impactful Research Presentation" (Northwestern University)

    Name Dr. Caeser Bassette Award of Academic Excellence

    Name Dr. Marilyn Hughes-Gaston Scholar

  • Media/Published Articles

    • A Ivy, G Marra. Shoulder Stiffness. Chapman’s Comprehensive Orthopaedic Surgery, Jaypee Brothers Medical Pub; 4th edition (Jan 1, 2000)
    • R Patel, B Chilelli, A Ivy, D Kalainov. Hand Surface Landmarks and Measurements in the Treatment of Trigger Thumb. The Journal of Hand Surgery, Vol 38, Issue 6, pg1166-1171 (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Ivy A, Kalainov D. Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. Chinese Orthopaedic Educational Project. Guke Pindao. (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Ivy A, Kalainov D. Mallet Finger. Chinese Orthopaedic Educational Project. Guke Pindao. (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Diet-Induced Ketosis Increases Capillary Density Without Altered Blood Flow in Rat Brain. Puchowicz MA, Xu K, Sun X, Ivy A, Emancipator D, LaManna JC. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2007 Jun; 292(6): E1607-15. Epub 2007 Feb 6 (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Victor N, Ivy A, Jiang BH, Agani FH. Involvement of HIF-1 in Invasion of Mum2B Uveal Melanoma Cells. Clin Exp Metastasis. 2006; 23(1):87-96. Epub 2006 Jul 7 (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Measurement of Wrist Motion: A Comparison of Visual, Manual, and 3-Dimensional (3-D) Motion Goniometry. Ivy AD, Stern PJ. Tri-State Hand Conference. Indianapolis, IN (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Ivy AD, Stern PJ. Hamate Hook and Pisiform Fractures, Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine, Elsevier, Volume 24, Issue 2, Pages 94–99 (Jan 1, 2000)
    • A Micev, A Ivy, S Aggarwal, W Hsu, D Kalainov. Cervical Radiculopathy and Myelopathy: Presentations in the Hand. The Journal of Hand Surgery, Journal of Hand Surgery, Vol. 38, Issue 12, p 2478–2481 (Jan 1, 2000)
    • LaManna JC, Sun X, Ivy AD, Ward NL. Is cycloxygenase-2 (COX-2) a Major Component of the Mechanism Responsible for Microvascular Remodeling in the Brain? Adv Exp Med Biol. 2006; 578:297-303 (Jan 1, 2000)
    • Moderate Edema May Persist during Adaptation to Mild Chronic Hypoxia in Rat Brain. Kui X, Ivy A, LaManna JC. CWRU. Experimental Biology, Washington, D.C. (Jan 1, 2000)
  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.6
    Based on 240 reviews

    Rating Categories

    The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.


    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

    Press Ganey Certified Data Integrity

    Ease of scheduling appointments

    4.5
    236 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.5
    238 ratings

    Friendliness/courtesy of Care Provider

    4.7
    237 ratings

    Care Provider spoke using clear language

    4.7
    235 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.6
    236 ratings

    Time Care Provider spent with patient

    4.6
    237 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.6
    235 ratings

    Patients' confidence in Care Provider

    4.6
    237 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.5
    236 ratings

    Wait time at clinic

    4.3
    234 ratings


    Comments (25)

    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.


    4.9
    Jun 19, 2019
    Dr. Andre Ivy is a superb communicator as well as listener.  
    5.0
    Jun 18, 2019
    Dr. Ivy is amazing. He advocates for my health better than I do. I would recommend him to anyone - including my own mother. LOVE HIS SENSE OF HUMOR. So helpful in stressful situations. Positive See more  
    5.0
    Jun 12, 2019
    *Dr. Ivy was amazing with my son's broken arm. He actually spoke to him and not just me. I really felt like he cared.  
    5.0
    Jun 06, 2019
    Dr. Ivy is easy to talk to and explained everything in an easy to understand manner.  
    5.0
    Jun 05, 2019
    Dr. Ivy is a rising star, excellent surgeon with a great bedside manner. Don't let a gifted Doctor and surgeon get away.  
    4.9
    Jun 05, 2019
    Dr. Ivy was phenomenal. He was personable and very thoroughly explained a review of my x-ray and needed/unneeded treatment.  
    5.0
    Mar 20, 2019
    As soon as I met this provider, I felt comfortable and at ease. Down to earth and easy to talk to. Easy to understand what he was saying. Spent as much time with me as See more  
    5.0
    Mar 20, 2019
    Why does someone like the surgeon they choose ..... because he thorough,informative and reassuring from the very first visit . Bedside manners have not gone out of style .  
    4.5
    Mar 19, 2019
    I love Dr. Ivy. He was an excellent provider and I will absolutely Continue to see him wear appropriate and I would highly recommend him. He is very kind caring and willing to listen  
    2.3
    Mar 15, 2019
    Seems friendly, but not sincere. Seems in a hurry. Dummy downed his explanation too much.  
    4.8
    Mar 03, 2019
    liked Dr Ivy and would recommend  
    4.9
    Feb 28, 2019
    I have seen many different providers at Dupage Medical throughout many years & Dr. Ivy is above & beyond one of the best I've ever seen there.  
    5.0
    Feb 20, 2019
    Dr Ivy explained what was happening in my thumb, helped decrease my anxiety about the injection and gave me a plan if the problem persists.  
    5.0
    Feb 15, 2019
    Dr Ivy is excellent  
    5.0
    Jan 29, 2019
    Dr.Ivy is a very warm and funny caregiver, as well as a skillful surgeon. I would highly recommend him.  
    4.9
    Jan 29, 2019
    He was great, the day of surgery he put me at ease.  
    5.0
    Jan 23, 2019
    Dr. Ivye was very helpful and we got right to the point of what I needed.  
    4.6
    Dec 27, 2018
    Dr. Ivy is amazing - so thorough and knowledgeable.  
    5.0
    Dec 19, 2018
    I have already referred a friend to him. I cannot praise Dr. Ivy enough. I wish every physician were as knowledgeable in their field, as caring and as good at listening and communicating as he See more  
    5.0
    Dec 19, 2018
    would highly recommend Dr Ivy.  
    5.0
    Sep 13, 2018
    First experience treating w/*Dr. Ivy and will (have been) recommend him to others!  
    4.8
    Sep 04, 2018
    Andre Ivy is the best doctor I've ever had  
    4.6
    Aug 29, 2018
    The visit was relatively fast, Dr. Ivy had test results and told me what the problem was. He explained the procedures. It was pretty cut and dry.  
    3.1
    Aug 09, 2018
    He seemed more interested in joking around then in explaining things very well.   
    4.9
    Jul 25, 2018
    really liked Dr Ivy. he was very kind  
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