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Michael Cohen, MD

Philosophy of Care

My goal is to restore function through evidence-based treatment using the least invasive methods indicated.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.5
Based on 227 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Hand and Upper Extremity
    • Years in Practice: 25


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    Hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder conditions and injuries.


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Photography and bicycling


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School University of Chicago
    Graduation Date 06/1990
    Degree MD

    RESIDENCY
    School Loyola University Medical Center
    Title Orthopaedic Surgery

    FELLOWSHIPS
    School University of Chicago
    Specialty Hand and Upper Extremity

  • Procedures

    Hand and Upper Extremity
    • Carpal Tunnel Surgery
    • Elbow Fracture Care
    • Endoscopic Cubital Tunnel Release Surgery
    • Rotator Cuff Repair
    • Shoulder Bursitis
    • Shoulder Fracture Care
    • Tennis Elbow
    • Treatment of Strains / Sprains
    • Treatment of Upper Extremity Arthritis
    • Wrist Arthroscopy
    • Wrist Fracture Care
    • Wrist Tendonitis
  • Memberships

    • American Academy of Orthoapedic Surgery
    • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Top Doctors, Hand and Orthopaedic Surgery, Chicago Magazine
    Date 10/2018

    Name Top Doctors, Hand Surgery, Castle Connolly Medical, West Suburban Living
    Date 01/2017

  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.5
    Based on 227 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

    4.6
    224 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.5
    227 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.6
    227 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.5
    225 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.5
    225 ratings


    Comments (19)

    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.


    5.0
    Dec 18, 2019
    Dr. Cohen and his nurse were great! They showed concern for my issues, listened to everything I had to say, and answered all of my questions.  
    5.0
    Dec 04, 2019
    excellent care and concern  
    3.5
    Nov 24, 2019
    good experience  
    5.0
    Oct 17, 2019
    Overall my experience with the clinic staff and provider was excellent  
    5.0
    Oct 16, 2019
    Dr Cohen explained the possible treatments and allowed me to help make the decision, from the options available.  
    2.8
    Oct 02, 2019
    DOCTOR SEEMED RUSHED   
    5.0
    Sep 10, 2019
    Dr Cohen did a great job  
    5.0
    Aug 21, 2019
    excellent  
    5.0
    Aug 15, 2019
    I will highly recommend Dr. Cohen and his staff to others.  
    5.0
    Aug 15, 2019
    Doctor Michael Cohen was very nice and showed great concern about my injury. I would recommend to anyone that had a hand injury.  
    5.0
    Aug 13, 2019
    Dr. Cohen got me in quickly to see me for my injury.  
    5.0
    Aug 04, 2019
    Dr. Cohen is EXCELLENT!!!  
    5.0
    Jul 29, 2019
    Dr. Cohen is an excellent doctor.  
    5.0
    Jul 25, 2019
    *Dr. Cohen is the best! He is one of the main reasons I am with the group. He always talks to you and I never feel rushed. He thoroughly explains my problem and form of See more  
    5.0
    Jul 25, 2019
    I do like Dr. Cohen.  
    5.0
    Jul 21, 2019
    Dr. Cohen was and has always been very thorough in explaining my problem and his suggestions regarding treatment.  
    5.0
    Jul 16, 2019
    very nice doctor  
    5.0
    Jun 19, 2019
    Dr. Cohen is busy, says what he needs to say and goes on. Nice person  
    5.0
    Jun 11, 2019
    I would definitely recommend this clinic  
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