Michael Cohen, MD

Hand and Upper Extremity, Orthopaedics

4.6
255 Ratings
Practices In: Joliet
Patients Seen: All Ages

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

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Languages
English
Awards & Accolades
Chicago Magazine's Top Docs for Fitness Junkies 2020
Top Doctors, Hand and Orthopaedic Surgery, Chicago Magazine 2018
Top Doctors, Hand Surgery, Castle Connolly Medical, West Suburban Living 2017
Clinical Interests

Hand, wrist, elbow and shoul­der con­di­tions and injuries. 

Personal Interests

Trav­el, Bik­ing, Photography

Memberships
American Academy of Orthoapedic Surgery American Society for Surgery of the Hand
AMITA Health Presence Saint Joseph Hospital, Joliet
333 Madison Street Joliet, Illinois 60435 815-725-7133 Get Directions
School
University of Chicago Graduation Date: 1990 Degree: MD
Residency
Loyola University Medical Center Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellowships
University of Chicago Hand and Upper Extremity

Procedures

Arthroscopic Labral Repair, Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair, Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction, Arthroscopy of the Elbow, Arthroscopy of the Wrist, Elbow and Shoulder, Bankart Repair, Carpal Tunnel Surgery, Cortisone Injection, Cubital Tunnel Surgery, Elbow Fracture Care, Endoscopic Cubital Tunnel Release Surgery, Fracture Care - Hands, Fracture Care - Wrists, Hand Fracture Care, Joint Injection, Labral Repair, Non-Surgical Fracture Care, Non-Surgical Treatment of Fractures, Rotator Cuff Repair, Shoulder Arthroscopy, Shoulder Instability Treatment, Subacromial Decompression, Tendon Repair & Reconstruction, Thumb/Wrist Reconstructive Procedures for Arthritis, Wrist Arthroscopy, Wrist Fracture Care

Conditions

Arthritis of the Hand, Wrist and Elbow, Arthritis of the Thumb, Arthritis of the Thumb Base, Basal Joint Osteoarthritis, Boxer's Fracture, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Colles Fracture, Cubital Tunnel Syndrome, Cysts & Tumors, De Quervain Tenosynovitis, Digital Mucous Cysts, Distal Radius Fracture, Dupuytren's Disease, Elbow Tunnel Syndrome, Finger Fractures, Flexor Tendon Injuries, Frozen Shoulder, Ganglion Cysts and Tumors, Hand Osteoarthritis, Kienbock Disease, Nerve Injuries, Shoulder Bursitis, Sprains, Strains, Tendonitis, Tennis Elbow, Trigger Finger, Wrist Tendonitis

Ratings


Ratings Category

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.

Patient Satisfaction Rating

4.6
255 Ratings

Ease of scheduling appointments

4.6
254 Ratings

Provider showed concern

4.6
248 Ratings

Provider explained things clearly

4.5
253 Ratings

Provider included you in decisions

4.6
251 Ratings

Likelihood of recommending this provider

4.5
252 Ratings

Comments


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.
"I will recommend Dr Cohen in a heartbeat!"
5
Mar. 29, 2021
"Dr. Cohen and his nurse were prompt, caring and thorough with my pre exam and exam."
5
Mar. 24, 2021
"*Dr. Cohen is very thorough and explains details that are understood."
5
Mar. 19, 2021
"Very direct."
4.75
Mar. 10, 2021
"great"
5
Mar. 3, 2021
"excellent service"
5
Mar. 3, 2021
"*Dr. Cohen has operated on my hands & wrist & fingers many times (& maybe) - all successfully."
5
Feb. 24, 2021
"Dr Cohen was very detailed and professional in his discussion of treatment"
5
Feb. 23, 2021
"I was very pleased with every aspect of my visit and follow up with Dr. Cohen."
5
Feb. 23, 2021
"I had absolutely no problems with the care providers. They were extremely accommodating!"
5
Jan. 28, 2021
"Good but doctor seemed in a hurry."
4.25
Jan. 27, 2021
"Knowlegbable and straightforward"
5
Jan. 25, 2021
"fantastic staff"
5
Jan. 25, 2021
"This is the way medicine should be"
5
Jan. 13, 2021
"*Dr. Cohen is very attentive and expressed best options of care."
5
Jan. 4, 2021
"Very clear & concise, *Dr. Cohen explained what could be done today & what needed to be looked at & gave me a good idea of what to expect."
5
Dec. 28, 2020
"Dr. Cohen is a very good doctor."
5
Dec. 24, 2020
"Dr Cohen is so thorough and helpful"
5
Dec. 16, 2020
"good"
4.69
Dec. 14, 2020
"dr Cohen is very patient and understanding is assistant is excellent"
4.25
Nov. 30, 2020
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