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George Firlit, M.D.
George Firlit, M.D.
Orthopedic Surgery
Office in Des Plaines
Advocate Lutheran General Hospital
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Gender: Male 
Age: 61 
Years in Practice: 32 
Medical Specialty: Orthopedic Surgery  
Board Certification: Yes 
Medical School: Loyola Stritch School of Medicine 
Internship: Northwestern University Medical Center 
Residency: Northwestern University Medical Center 
Fellowship: Information not available 
Philosophy of Care: "We strive to care for patients of all ages using modern diagnostic & treatment techniques in an atmosphere of open discussion." 
Secondary Languages: Information not available 
Website: Information not available 
9301 W Golf Rd , Des Plaines,  847.296.0303 
Medical Group
North Suburban Orthopedic Associates

Location information
9301 W Golf Rd
Suite 101
Des Plaines, IL 60016

Medical Specialty
Orthopedic Surgery

Clinical Interests
arthroscopic surgery
fracture care
hand surgery
hip surgery
joint replacement
knee injury
shoulder surgery/injury
sports medicine
synvisc injection of the knee
Insurance Plans Accepted
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Information listed under the "clinical interests" and "special procedures" columns was supplied by the physicians. It is provided to you for informational purposes only, and neither Advocate Health Care nor the Advocate facility has independently verified the information. If you wish to confirm the information contained herein, or if you have any other questions about a particular physician, please contact the physician’s office.

Unless otherwise stated, physicians are independent practitioners who are not employees or agents of Advocate Health Care or the Advocate facility where the care is being provided. Neither Advocate Health Care nor the Advocate facility shall be liable for the medical care provided or decisions made by these independent physicians.

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