Michael A. Terry, MD

Michael A. Terry, MD

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Primary Specialty

Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Secondary Specialty

  • Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

Insurance

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Accepting New Patients

Practice Focus Areas

  • Arthroscopic Surgery - Knee
  • Arthroscopic Surgery - Shoulder
  • Arthroscopy - Elbow
  • Athletic Knee Problems
  • Cartilage Preservation
  • Shoulder Problems
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Surgery

Education

Medical Education:
MD, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine - 1998
Internship:
New York Presbyterian Hospital (Columbia Campus) - 1999
Residency:
Hospital for Special Surgery/Cornell Medical Center - 2003
Fellowships:
Steadman Philippon Research Institute - 2004

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Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery (Certified)
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine (Certified)

Faculty Profile

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

4.9
4.9 

743 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

August 25, 2021

5.0

Excellent practitioner

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August 23, 2021

5.0

He did my first shoulder and now the other, another satisfied cust :-)

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August 23, 2021

5.0

He listened to my needs and was honest about treatment options.

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August 19, 2021

5.0

Had great results in past experience and he listens

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August 18, 2021

5.0

He gave a concise and clear evaluation and prognosis.

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August 18, 2021

5.0

He knows what he’s doing for sure, I would highly recommend Dr Terry, a true professional

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August 17, 2021

5.0

Dr terry os thorough. He explains everything and he follows through !

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August 16, 2021

5.0

Dr. Terry is knowledgeable, personable, and kind. He's the best.

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August 11, 2021

5.0

Very professional, courteous and compassionate care!

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August 01, 2021

5.0

I felt the Dr to be very knowledgeable and accurate in his diagnosis of the situation.

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July 28, 2021

5.0

Good listener, responsive.

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July 28, 2021

5.0

He’s the best

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July 25, 2021

4.0

Has his assistants check you out comes in the check on the problem but doesn't put you through the pain all over again , straight forward

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July 25, 2021

5.0

I think he is looking at all the possibilities. I came to him for a second opinion and he is looking at details my first doctor had not considered.

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July 21, 2021

5.0

I got my mobility back in my right hip thanks to this amazing dr. Recovery went smooth and enjoying life again.

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July 21, 2021

5.0

Excellent Dr.

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July 21, 2021

5.0

He is very professional and very nice man

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July 19, 2021

5.0

Because I trust Dr. Terry

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July 15, 2021

5.0

Dr Terry listened to my concerns and explained everything such that I could make an informed decision about my treatment. He is awesome.

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July 13, 2021

5.0

A complete professional. Clear and concise communication.

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July 12, 2021

5.0

Seems highly competent

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July 12, 2021

5.0

Very knowledgeable and patient.

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July 07, 2021

5.0

He took the time to evaluate my condition and explain in detail My options.

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July 07, 2021

5.0

Reputation and way he treated me. Answered all my questions.

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July 07, 2021

5.0

Very nice, understanding, knowledgeable. Took time to listen

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July 07, 2021

5.0

Straight forward diagnosis. Gave patient options. Very personable. Made himself available via my chart if any problems

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June 29, 2021

5.0

Listens to my concerns, set up a treatment plan that we both are happy with.

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June 28, 2021

5.0

Awesome Doctor! Excellent work and work ethic! Excellent individual care! And a great sense of humor!!

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June 23, 2021

5.0

Super doctor - fixed my hip problem and have returned for him to fix the other.

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June 23, 2021

5.0

He is thorough & spends as much time needed to address concerns & questions. Great demeanor! Great Dr.

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June 22, 2021

5.0

Excellent physician. Explained all options-very clear. Very reassuring and

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June 21, 2021

5.0

He is the best orthopedic surgeon for ankles in the world.

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June 21, 2021

5.0

He’s a fantastic physician.

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June 21, 2021

5.0

Listens well. Pleasant personality

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June 16, 2021

5.0

Extremely professional, caring, and great at clearly explaining what needs to be done and can be done.

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June 14, 2021

5.0

Very courteous and showed compassion and answered all questions! Thank you!

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June 10, 2021

5.0

He explained everything so beautifully and options for treatment

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June 09, 2021

5.0

Terry is the best in every way. Skilled and knowledgeable, relatable and patient

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June 09, 2021

5.0

Knowledgeable and empathetic

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June 09, 2021

5.0

So grateful for his knowledge and skill to fix my hip. Easy to talk to.

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June 07, 2021

4.0

He came highly recommended and didn't disappoint.

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June 07, 2021

5.0

He is the best

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June 07, 2021

5.0

He has helped me in the past and made a big difference in the quality of my life and being able to do the physical things I like to do.

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June 02, 2021

5.0

Dr Terry is great at solving and treating the problem.

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June 02, 2021

5.0

really nice and took good care of me

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May 27, 2021

5.0

Very professional and informative

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May 26, 2021

5.0

Methodical and thorough in his explanations

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May 25, 2021

5.0

Dr. Terry explained the situation and my treatment options very clearly and answered all my questions.

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May 21, 2021

5.0

We was truly amazing with my son.

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May 19, 2021

5.0

He immediately took action

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May 17, 2021

5.0

Fantastic Dr

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May 17, 2021

5.0

Very professional.Explains things thoroughly.Cares about the input I gave.

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May 16, 2021

5.0

I have had the pleasure of having Mike attend to my issues for many years, and he is never too busy to take the time to discuss an issue and my options.

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May 11, 2021

4.0

Seems to know his stuff

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May 10, 2021

5.0

Very nice professional and knowledgeable

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May 03, 2021

5.0

His approach to patient-centric care.

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April 30, 2021

5.0

He is good.

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April 28, 2021

5.0

Excellent!

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April 28, 2021

5.0

Dr. Terry is a highly competent,considerate and compassionate care giver..... His assessment , diagnosis and recommended treatment are explained in a forthright way and are easy to understand...... All patient questions are answered in a similar manner.

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April 28, 2021

4.0

He's thorough and easy to work with

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April 26, 2021

5.0

Dr. Terry is an excellent surgeon and I have complete confidence in him. He is very thoughtful, an excellent listener, assesses the problem and figures out a solution.

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April 22, 2021

5.0

Excellent provider

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April 21, 2021

5.0

Great doctor

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April 19, 2021

5.0

Professional, qualified, great bedside manor. Answered all of our questions.

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April 14, 2021

5.0

He is the best. He explains the procedure and recovery thoroughly and made me feel very comfortable pre and post op.

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April 14, 2021

5.0

Dr Terry is fantastic. He shows great care, is thoughtful and thorough and goes the extra mile to ensure that his patient’s questions and concerns are answered.

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April 14, 2021

5.0

He’s a great physician.

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April 12, 2021

5.0

He’s very professional and truly cares about your well being!

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April 07, 2021

5.0

He always takes plenty of time to answer questions, is knowledgeable, and inspires confidence.

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April 07, 2021

5.0

Doctor Terry is really professional and friendly. Highly recommended.

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April 05, 2021

5.0

Excellent doctor

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April 05, 2021

5.0

Amazing doctor! Explains everything and is very down to earth.

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April 05, 2021

5.0

Dr Terry is fantastic

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April 03, 2021

5.0

As parents, we have the utmost confidence that Dr Terry knows what he is doing, and we know that he is giving our son the best care possible.

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April 02, 2021

5.0

Extremely knowledgeable and thorough. Was patient with my questions and gave clear instructions on next steps.

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March 26, 2021

5.0

Expert in his field

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March 26, 2021

5.0

I felt he is a caring dr and was willing to help me with my pain. He also repaired my sons hip labrum 10 years ago. My son has experienced no pain since the surgery.

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March 24, 2021

5.0

He explains the cause of your injury and had a logical path going forward.

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March 24, 2021

5.0

Successful surgery times 2!

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March 23, 2021

5.0

Very patient in truly listening to patient concerns.

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March 18, 2021

5.0

Kind, competent, thorough, answered sll our questions

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March 16, 2021

5.0

Knowledge care

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March 15, 2021

5.0

He was easy to understand and answered all my questions

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March 12, 2021

5.0

Thorough and ensured I understood

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March 10, 2021

5.0

The Doctor is phenomenal at his craft and his bedside manor and genuine after care are comforting.

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March 10, 2021

5.0

Dr. Terry listened to my descriptions of shoulder pain, examined the shoulder, & offered clear options for proceeding in a measured, conservative way.

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March 10, 2021

5.0

For sure knows what he’s doing. Very amazing doctor. Would and have recommended him to family and friends.

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March 10, 2021

5.0

He was straight forward in the explanation of my problem.

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March 10, 2021

5.0

Dr Terry takes his time to listen to my concerns and treats my issue without assumption. He is friendly with wonderful bedside manner.

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March 07, 2021

5.0

He has treated several of my friends and staff members, and all have commented positively.

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March 05, 2021

5.0

He did a great job with the surgery, has always been friendly and straightforward, and is reassuring.

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November 13, 2020

5.0

Clear and concise explanations

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November 06, 2020

5.0

Dr Terry is great

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November 06, 2020

5.0

Empathetic. Knowledgeable.

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November 03, 2020

5.0

Great surgeon.. explains the medical in easy to understand terms.

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November 03, 2020

5.0

Have had good professional service every time.

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November 02, 2020

5.0

For the reasons I stated I the previous statement.

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November 02, 2020

5.0

After 2 shoulder replacement surgeries and matter that did not include surgery, Dr. Michael Terry is my doctor. His care and the care of his staff is thoughtful and have led me in the right direction each time....

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November 01, 2020

5.0

I have done so in several times previously, and will do so gladly in the future if appropriate, and have often sought out his advice on related matters.

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November 01, 2020

5.0

I have, over the years, always been pleased and very comfortable with being under Orthopedic care at Northwestern, partiularly when under the care of Dr. Terry and his associates and the nursing staff.

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