Workers Compensation Services from Orthopedic Specialists
Workers’ Compensation & Medicolegal
Dr. Mark Yaffe is a leader in both work injury treatment and medicolegal services. He has a focus on working with both injured workers as well as their employers, to ensure a safe and expeditious return to the workplace. Dr. Yaffe provides comprehensive workers’ compensation care including surgical and non-surgical services for injuries such as fractures, tendon tears, nerve compression, joint inflammation and instability, ligament repair, and joint replacement surgeries.
Dr. Yaffe has experience determining causation, reflecting on evidence-based guidelines to support his evaluations. As a highly experienced upper extremity surgeon, he offers minimally invasive surgical techniques and expedious surgical care when appropriate with excellent clinical and functional outcomes. He even has specialty subcertification in complex cases involving the hand and upper extremity.
Dr. Yaffe also has a clinical interest in medicolegal services, providing efficient evaluation of medical records, opinion pieces, and expert testimony for depositions and court proceedings. He combines legal knowledge and clinical expertise to give clients invaluable insight into the conditions and functional considerations resulting from chronic conditions and injuries.
If you’re ready to get back on the job quickly and with confidence, schedule an appointment with Dr. Yaffe. As the top orthopedic surgeon the Northwest Chicago suburbs have to offer, he’s here to help you at every step of the way.
Work Injury Doctor in Greater Chicago
Medicolegal and Workers’ Compensation Services
Dr. Yaffe is a leading expert in upper extremity workers’ compensation services. With over 30 years of experience and a multitude of completed AAOS-sponsored Workers Compensation courses, he provides comprehensive orthopedic care for work-related injuries from fingertip to shoulder.
Dr. Yaffe's services also include:
- Medical record reviews: Dr. Yaffe provides medical record reviews and court testimony as an expert witness in a variety of cases.
- Treatment plans: He creates comprehensive treatment plans to get you back on your feet as quickly and safely as possible.
- Expert opinion work: He offers expert insight and opinion on complex cases, including workers’ compensation issues and personal injury.
- Independent Medical Evaluations (IME): Dr. Yaffe performs independent medical evaluations to determine the status of a patient's condition and provide treatment recommendations with expeditious completion and turnaround time.
To learn more about how Dr. Yaffe can help you with your workers’ compensation needs, request an appointment today. We look forward to hearing from you!