George A. Sisson Jr, MD

George A. Sisson Jr, MD

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Northwestern Medical Group

Primary Specialty

Orthopaedic Surgery

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Education

Medical Education:
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine - 1975
Internship:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 1976
Residency:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 1980

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Assistant Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medical Group
Physician Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall rating

4.2
4.2 
176 Ratings
  • Friendly & Courteous
    4.6
  • Will Recommend to Others
    4.2
  • Clear Explanations
    4.4
  • Shows Concern
    4.3
  • Includes You In Decisions
    4.4
  • Explains Medications
    4.5
  • Follow-Up Instructions
    4.2
  • Easy to Understand
    4.7
  • Time Spent With Patient
    4.2
  • Confidence in Doctor
    4.3

Reviews from Patients

15 Reviews
June 28, 2019

I feel Dr. Sisson is the most professional orthopedic surgeon at Northwestern. He addresses my concerns with the same amount of concern as I.

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June 16, 2019

i have worked with Dr Sisson since 1983 and have always had great experiences with him. He helps me to understand what has happened, how best to deal work to make it better and what not to be doing. He has been a great educator, which is what is helpful to me.

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May 24, 2019

Dr. Sisson took care to show me why my fibula fracture required a surgical procedure and the long-term risks posed by applying a cast only.

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March 28, 2019

Dr. SIsson was candid and knowledgable...and suggested a CAT scan while I was there; I believe he also expedited that request, which I appreciate

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February 16, 2019

When i have had orthopedic issues, i have always returned to Dr. Sisson or asked him who i should see. Since i tore my knee apart in early May, 1983, and he put it back together, he has always helped me to understand what i have done, what i should do to help the injury heal and generally educated me so i do what is best. He is always very patient. I dread the day he retires.

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December 22, 2018

Dr Sissons is a fantastic doctor! I have the utmost respect for him as a surgeon as well as a doctor!

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December 11, 2018

I have total confidence in his medical ability

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