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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (57)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Jay Pomerance, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Hand Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Pomerance has been reviewed by 208 patients who have provided 57 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.8
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.8
Follows Up After Visit 4.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. Jay Pomerance, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Microsurgery
  • Wrist Injury

Education & Awards

Dr. Pomerance graduated from University of Miami . He has 9 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2013 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Hand Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Chicago Metro Area
Hand Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2009)
Castle Connolly *


Dr. Pomerance has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • St Alexius Medical Center 
  • Northwest Community Hospital 
  • Alexian Brothers Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Jay Forrest Pomerance MD is a male Hand Surgeion, has 25 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand and Surgery of the Hand.
Where does Dr. Jay F. Pomerance practice?
Dr. Jay Pomerance has 1 office location.
Dr. Jay Pomerance practices Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand and Surgery of the Hand near Arlington Heights, IL.
See Arlington Heights Orthopedic Surgeons and Arlington Heights Surgeons.