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Dr. Eric Sigmond

Orthopedic Surgery
Arlington Heights, IL
45 years experience male

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Orthopedic Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

6 Answers
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Sigmond
45 years experience
Need to be evaluated: Locking is not normal in any knee. Locking in extension is more likely a knee cap problem, but could be a torn cartilage. You should have this evalu... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Sigmond
45 years experience
PRP unproven: Prp has been used for tendonitis in the elbow but has not been studied in hip muscles. It will not aid in the repair of complete tendon tears, but ma... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Sigmond
45 years experience
Shin trauma: The shins are subject to many bums and bruises that don't register if you are doing something else. The most likely cause is a broken blood vessel th... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Sigmond
45 years experience
Brace and Phys Thera: An ankle sprain is an injury to your ligaments, not bones. It needs to be taken seriously to allow the ligaments to heal at a normal length. If you ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Sigmond
45 years experience
Function determines: Joint noise is common and not anything to worry about unless it produces pain that limits your function. If you find that you are limiting your activ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Sigmond
45 years experience
Exercise more import: Feeling unsteady after hip surgery is most likely due to muscle weakness about the hip. Pt is important to strengthen the muscles. More uncommonly ... Read More
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Testimonials
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HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sigmond is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sigmond is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
thanks, i didnt realize they could be loose
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, IL
Graduated 1978MD
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