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Patient Reviews

4.5
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Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sam Biafora is Excellent. Dr. Biafora has been reviewed by 6 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
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Promptness 5.0
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Courteous Staff 5.0
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Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
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Bedside Manner 5.0
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Spends Time with Me 5.0
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Follows Up After Visit 5.0
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Sam Biafora, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Wrist Injury

Education & Awards

Dr. Biafora graduated from Rosalind Franklin University, North Chicago. He has 5 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Illinois
Hand Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Chicago Metro Area
Hand Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Biafora has 17 hospital affiliations:

  • Skokie Hospital 
  • Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital 

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Sam J Biafora MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 9 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand.
Where does Dr. Sam J. Biafora practice?
Dr. Sam Biafora has 10 office locations.
Dr. Sam Biafora practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand near Arlington Heights, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Vernon Hills, IL and Oak Lawn, IL.
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