Robert John Thorsness, MD

Robert Thorsness, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

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Biography
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Care Philosophy

Dr. Thorsness' clinical expertise focuses on shoulder and elbow surgery and sports medicine with an emphasis on shoulder and elbow reconstruction and replacement. Most commonly, he treats patients for rotator cuff disorders, shoulder dislocations and instability, labral tears, arthritis, fractures and sports injuries, using minimally invasive arthroscopic techniques. For management of shoulder arthritis, he utilizes anatomic total shoulder and reverse total shoulder replacement using the most modern, bone preserving techniques. Dr. Thorsness believes in delivering care to patients that is patient-centered and based on the best available evidence. This often requires a team-oriented approach to treatment, which may involve physical and occupational therapists to maximize functional outcomes for his patients.

Areas Served
Joliet, IL
Languages Spoken
English
Education

Washington University

Residencies

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

Ages Accepted
Children
Adolescents
Adults
Geriatrics

Insurances accepted by Robert Thorsness, MD

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The list below is for reference purposes only and is subject to change. Please check with your health plan to confirm that this doctor is included before scheduling an appointment.

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  • Aetna / US Healthcare HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS HMO
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Cigna-Healthspring
  • Cigna CAC
  • Cigna Connect
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Coventry/First Health Network/GEHA
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Question: What locations does Robert Thorsness, MD practice at?
Answer: Robert Thorsness, MD practices at Joliet at 951 Essington Road, Joliet, IL, 60435. Learn more about Robert Thorsness, MD at AdventHealth.
Question: What is Robert Thorsness, MD's specialty?
Answer: Robert Thorsness, MD specializes in Orthopedic Surgery. Learn more about Robert Thorsness, MD at AdventHealth.
Question: What insurance does Robert Thorsness, MD accept?
Answer: Robert Thorsness, MD accepts Aetna / US Healthcare HMO, Aetna PPO, BCBS HMO, BCBS PPO, Beech Street, Cigna CAC, Cigna Connect, Cigna HMO, Cigna POS, Cigna PPO, Cigna-Healthspring, Coventry/First Health Network/GEHA, Humana EPO, Humana POS, Humana PPO, IL-Ascension Health Medicare, IL-Blue Choice PPO – Unite Here Health, IL-Blue Cross/Blue Shield Medicare Advantage, IL-Healthlink HMO/PPO, IL-HFN, Inc, IL-Humana Gold Plus, IL-Humana Medicare Advantage, IL-Medicare, IL-Smart Health, Imagine Health, Multiplan, PHCS, Railroad Medicare-Palmetto, United Healthcare HMO, United Healthcare Medicare Advantage, United Healthcare POS, United Healthcare PPO and Workers Compensation. This list is for reference purposes only and is subject to change. Please check with your health plan to confirm that this doctor is included before scheduling an appointment. Learn more about Robert Thorsness, MD at AdventHealth.
Question: What conditions does Robert Thorsness, MD treat?
Answer: Robert Thorsness, MD treats the following conditions: Achilles Tear, ACL Tear, Arthritis, Bone Spurs, Bow Legs, Broken Arm, Broken Elbow, Broken Hand, Broken Wrist, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Claw Toe, Clubfoot, Flat Feet, Flatfoot After Age 9, Foot Fracture, Hammer Toe, Herniated Disks, Hip Dysplasia, Keratoderma (Abnormal Skin Thickening), Knee Disorders, Labral Tears, Leg Deformities, Osteoarthritis, Rotator Cuff Tears, Shoulder Arthritis (Chondrolysis), SHOULDER DISLOCATION, SHOULDER INJURIES, Shoulder Pain, Sports Injuries, Sports-Related Injuries, Tennis Elbow, Torn Rotator Cuff, Work-Related Injuries and Workplace Injuries. Learn more about Robert Thorsness, MD at AdventHealth.
Question: What health services does Robert Thorsness, MD provide?
Answer: Robert Thorsness, MD provides Orthopedic Care services. Learn more about Robert Thorsness, MD at AdventHealth.