Overview

Dr. Ronak M. Patel is a fellowship-trained Sports Medicine Orthopaedic Surgeon with an interest in minimally invasive procedures and joint preservation of the knee and shoulder. He treats all sports injuries with a particular interest in anatomic ACL reconstruction, cartilage restoration, and patellar stabilization of the knee.


Dr. Patel’s approach to patient care is individualized, based on each patient’s injury and their level of function. He believes in practicing evidence-based Orthopaedic Surgery, giving the patient the best chance for success. Dr. Patel has published over 40 publications and book chapters and has presented his research over 70 times nationally and internationally. He is actively involved in research and academic meetings to provide the most current care to his patients.

Dr. Patel is among a small number of physicians in Chicago performing advanced cartilage restoration and meniscal transplantation procedures. He also performs anatomic ACL reconstructions enabling optimal performance and allowing athletes to return to their preinjury activity and sports. He is extensively trained in arthroscopic management of shoulder problems including impingement, rotator cuff tears, labral tears and biceps tendonitis.

Dr. Patel believes that in sports medicine, it is essential to know when ‘not to operate’. His focus is on prolonging the life of the native joint as long as possible. To that end, he uses cartilage restoration, osteotomies to reduce stress on the joint, platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injection therapy and other orthobiologic techniques to promote tissue healing and joint longevity. Favouring non-surgical rehab therapy whenever appropriate, Dr. Patel works closely with therapists to help restore patients to maximal function.

Dr. Ronak Patel is a Board-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon specializing in sports medicine injuries for adolescents and adults. He offers a full range of care for all problems of the knee and shoulder with a special interest in complex knee disorders. Dr. Patel is among the few physicians in the Midwest performing advanced cartilage restoration and meniscal transplantation procedures. He also performs anatomic ACL reconstruction for optimal performance after knee injuries, patellar stabilizations and numerous other minimally invasive procedures. He offers various biologic (PRP, bone marrow aspirate and Amniotic fluid) injections and joint preserving procedures to help his patients get back to activity without pain. He also performs anatomic ACL reconstruction for optimal performance, patellar stabilizations and numerous other minimally invasive procedures.

Experience

Years Experience: 11

Dr. Patel's Specialties

Dr. Patel's Education & Training

Medical School
Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University; Graduated 2008

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Dr. Patel's Accepted Insurance

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Insurance Plans

  • Adventist Health Network
  • Aetna Choice POS
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • AmCOMP WC
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO

Dr. Patel's Office Information & Appointments

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Locations

Hinsdale Orthopaedic Associates

550 W Ogden Ave
Hinsdale, IL 60521

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Tel: (800) 611-2515

Fax: Not Available

Accepting New Patients: Yes

Medicare Accepted: No

Medicaid Accepted: No

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