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Kevin F. Walsh, MD

Philosophy of Care

Treat every patient with respect and as I would want to be treated.


Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.6
Based on 343 reviews

  • General

    SPECIALTIES

    • Joint Replacement
    • General Orthopaedics
    • Sports Medicine
    • Years in Practice: 32


    BOARD CERTIFICATIONS

    • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine


    PATIENTS SEEN
    Accepts both children and adults


    LANGUAGES

    • English


    MEDICAL INTERESTS
    total joint replacement, fracture care, knee arthroscopy, adult and children's orthopaedics, all sports injuries, injections, all areas of general orthopaedics. same day appts always available


    PERSONAL INTERESTS
    Notre Dame football, Bike Riding, Swimming


  • Education

    EDUCATION
    School University of Chicago
    Graduation Date 01/1983
    Degree M.D.

    INTERNSHIPS
    School Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center

    RESIDENCY
    School Michael Reese Hospital
    Title Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery

  • Procedures

    Joint Replacement
    • Total Joint Replacements
  • Memberships

    • Illinois Orthopaedic Society
    • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
    • Notre Dame Orthopaedic Society
  • Awards and Accolades

    Name Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors 2017
    Date 04/2017

  • Patient Ratings & Comments

    Patient Satisfaction Rating
    4.6
    Based on 343 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
    342 ratings

    Provider showed concern

    4.6
    340 ratings

    Provider explained things clearly

    4.7
    341 ratings

    Provider included you in decisions

    4.7
    338 ratings

    Likelihood of recommending this provider

    4.6
    336 ratings


    Comments (38)

    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 29, 2019
    *Dr. Walsh is a true professional.  
    4.3
    Dec 29, 2019
    *Dr. Walsh is the absolute best!  
    5.0
    Dec 20, 2019
    very knowledgable and understanding addresses any concerns  
    5.0
    Dec 11, 2019
    good  
    4.5
    Nov 21, 2019
    I *Dr. K_____ all my ortho care, I always praise how he took care of me, and I recommended him to quite a few of our patients for ortho MD.  
    5.0
    Nov 16, 2019
    I have already recommended Dr. Walsh to others because of his expertise and because of his demeanor ... so attentive, and thoughtful about my concerns  
    5.0
    Nov 08, 2019
    Dr. was highly recommended by family members and I totally agreed.  
    4.5
    Oct 16, 2019
    I believe Dr. Walsh is very knowledgeable. He was very thorough answering all my questions.  
    5.0
    Oct 07, 2019
    Dr.Walsh was very good with my daughter,he listened to her spoke to her about her injury overall very friendly and professional  
    5.0
    Oct 06, 2019
    Love Dr. Walsh. He is the best  
    3.5
    Oct 01, 2019
    Most everything is good, with the exception of long wait times  
    5.0
    Sep 30, 2019
    Very good, very thorough, very good result. Would recommend Dr Walsh to friends and family.  
    5.0
    Sep 26, 2019
    We recommend Dr. Walsh to everyone. Best surgeon, most knowledgeable, responsive, understanding, informative doctor.  
    5.0
    Sep 25, 2019
    Dr. Kevin Walsh is the best!  
    3.3
    Sep 16, 2019
    I felt a little rushed by everyone  
    5.0
    Sep 10, 2019
    Excellent doctor  
    5.0
    Sep 04, 2019
    Dr. Walsh is the best doctor and does not rush while talking to the patient. Answers all my questions . I just love him!!  
    5.0
    Sep 01, 2019
    spent time and answered questions  
    1.3
    Aug 27, 2019
    The entire visit felt like a very rushed business transaction. I was not given much information about how to best care for myself during the time in between visits. It also bothered me that he See more  
    5.0
    Aug 24, 2019
    I have been a patient of Dr Walsh for several years and he has always been very informative regarding my health issues. He answers whatever questions I may have in a manner that is understandable See more  
    4.8
    Aug 13, 2019
    Dr Walsh excellent!  
    5.0
    Aug 11, 2019
    Dr. Walsh is A HIGH demand surgeon. I'm totally confident he has my best interests.  
    4.8
    Aug 08, 2019
    Dr Walsh answered my questions in detail and then asked if I had any additional questions. He is patient, kind and respectful.  
    5.0
    Aug 04, 2019
    Dr Walsh took his time to answer all of of my questions. I appreciate that he sat down and didn't answer my questions from the doorway with one foot in the hallway, as an orthopedic See more  
    5.0
    Aug 03, 2019
    Dr Kevin Walsh is always the best  
    4.8
    Jul 23, 2019
    dr walsh rocks. he's the best  
    4.8
    Jul 23, 2019
    Dr. Walsh spent a great amount of time with me, it was VERY much appreciated.  
    4.8
    Jul 21, 2019
    Dr. Walsh was very responsive. got me in to see him quick. Listened to issues.  
    5.0
    Jul 07, 2019
    professional and informative  
    5.0
    Jul 03, 2019
    very good  
    3.8
    Jun 25, 2019
    I have every confidence in Dr Walsh.   
    5.0
    Jun 23, 2019
    Dr. Walsh didn't make me feel rushed with the appointment from running late He was relaxed, friendly and not rushed. Thank you!  
    5.0
    Jun 19, 2019
    Dr. Walsh repaired my right knee in 2008 with the expected good results. I have high confidence in his ability to do the same for my left knee. I have already recommended Dr. Walsh to a See more  
    4.8
    Jun 19, 2019
    Dr Walsh is the best  
    5.0
    Jun 19, 2019
    Dr Walsh came highly recommended from two people . one a friend and past patient and the other my daughter who is a physical therapist.  
    5.0
    Jun 18, 2019
    Dr. Walsh is amazing. He has a very busy practice but always takes the time he needs to treat his patients. I never mind spending a little extra time there  
    1.5
    Jun 17, 2019
    Doctor not friendly, showed no concern for my issue.  
    5.0
    Jun 13, 2019
    I have complete confidence in Dr Walsh, who has preformed four separate operations on me over the years and also rely on him for assistance with various bone and muscle related injuries over the last See more  
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