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Dr. Richard Makowiec

Surgery - Hand Surgery
Warrenville, IL
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I specialize in
Surgery - Hand Surgery
Orthopedic Surgery
I have been in practice
25 years
I speak
English
Spanish
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Saved 1 life
Helped 247,536 people
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Office hours
Tue 8:00am - 5:00pm
Thu 8:00am - 5:00pm
Fri 9:00am - 12:00am
Accepted Insurance Plans
Aetna Life Insurance Company
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
UnitedHealthcare
Humana Insurance Company
Cigna
Medicare
I was educated and trained at
Medical / Graduate School
University of Illinois College of Medicine, IL
1994
Fellowships
Hand and Microvascular Surgery Indiana Hand Center
I'm affiliated with
Organizations
American Society for Surgery of the Hand
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Association of Hand Surgeons
OAD Orthopaedics
Hospitals
CENTRAL DUPAGE HOSPITAL
DELNOR COMMUNITY HOSPITAL
I've won the following awards
TOP DOCTOR, The Melrose Park Region
2018
THOUGHT LEADER, The Melrose Park Region
2018
Top Hand Surgeon , Illinois
Summer 2013
I've published
Arthroscopic tennis elbow release.
Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg., Mar;11(1):2-7 (2007)
Complications of K-wire fixation in procedures involving the hand and wrist.
J Hand Surg Am., Apr;36(4):610-6 (2011)
Dr. Edric Schwartz
Outcome of first-time endoscopic carpal tunnel release in a teaching environment.
Arthroscopy : the journal of arthroscopic & related surgery : official publication of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Arthroscopy Association, 18, 27-31 (2002)
R L Makowiec, D J Nagle, J C Chow