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19 ratings with 9 comments

The Overall Average Patient Rating of Alex Orthopedics when asked is good. Alex Orthopedics has been reviewed by 19 patients. The rating is 2.6 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Alex Orthopedics as provided by patient reviews is 35 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

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Alex Orthopedics

4801 W Peterson Ave
Chicago, IL 60646
(773) 777-9100

Specialties

3 specialties

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand
  • Surgery of the Hand

    Hand surgeons are certified surgeons who are also experts in the function and structure of your wrists, hands and forearms. This allows them to treat arthritis, carpal tunnel, trigger finger and tennis elbow, most of which tend to result from repetitive and excessive use of the corresponding joints, muscles, tendons and ligaments.
    Hand surgeons also commonly work with patients who have fractures or broken bones from any kind of accident. If you're experiencing any kind of general pain in your hand, wrist or forearm that isn’t going away, a hand surgeon is probably your best resource.

Doctors in Alex Orthopedics

  • Dr. Peter A Snitovsky MD

    Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, Surgery of the Hand, Orthopaedic Surgery

    Chicago, IL

    2.6
    (19)
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Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

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