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Dr. Richard Wixson MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 38 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
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Dr. Richard Wixson has 4 office locations.
Near North Side
NOI Northshore Orthopedics Chicago
680 N Lake Shore Dr
Apt 924
Chicago, IL 60611

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Locations and availability (4)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(11)
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Wixson is Excellent. Dr. Wixson has been reviewed by 11 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.4
  • Currently 2.4 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.8
  • Currently 2.8 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.6
  • Currently 3.6 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
  • Currently 3.7 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.6
  • Currently 3.6 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Wixson, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Anesthesia
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Prosthesis Failure
  • Surgical Blood Loss

Education & Awards

Dr. Wixson graduated from University of Wisconsin at Madison. He has 2 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2012)

Affiliations

Dr. Wixson has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Evanston Hospital 
  • Skokie Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Wixson accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • United Healthcare - 18 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 12 plans
  • Humana - 16 plans
  • Cigna - 4 plans

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Richard Wixson practice?
Dr. Richard Wixson practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Chicago, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Glenview, IL and Skokie, IL.
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