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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph Thometz, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Thometz has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.5
Courteous Staff 4.9
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joseph Thometz, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Medicine

Education & Awards

Dr. Thometz graduated from Northwestern University, Chicago. He has 5 awards.

Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Thometz has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Little Company Of Mary Hospital 
  • Ingalls Memorial Hospital 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Joseph G Thometz MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 27 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Joseph G. Thometz practice?
Dr. Joseph Thometz has 1 office location.
Dr. Joseph Thometz practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Oak Lawn, IL.
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