Lenard W. LaBelle, MD

Lenard W. LaBelle, MD

4.9 
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Primary Specialty

Orthopaedic Surgery

Secondary Specialty

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Practice Focus Areas

Education

Medical Education:
MD, University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine - 1983
Residency:
Grand Rapids Medical Education Partners/Michigan State University - 1988

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Board Certifications

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

Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group
Physician Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
Northwestern Medicine Regional Medical Group
On Medical Staff At:
Central DuPage Hospital
Northwestern Medicine Surgery Center

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

4.9
4.9 

1178 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

August 31, 2021

5.0

Es un excelente cirujano y le da al paciente seguridad.

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August 30, 2021

5.0

Highly skilled and definitely cares about his patients. Dr. LaBelle takes time to answer questions and addresses concerns thoroughly.

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August 30, 2021

4.0

Care seems good.

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August 30, 2021

5.0

Dr LaBelle is always kind, courteous, and does an excellent job explaining what's going on sand what my options are.

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August 28, 2021

5.0

He’s the best

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August 26, 2021

5.0

He was prompt, explained the results on the chart and a replica of the shoulder for easy understanding. Most "first " appointments are consults yet he offered AND provided a treatment today.

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August 26, 2021

5.0

Gave good advise and was a good listener

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August 23, 2021

5.0

Explained technical things so they could be understood by average person.

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August 23, 2021

5.0

This is my second visit with him. Explains my most recent injury with clear post visit instructions concerning recovery.

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August 23, 2021

5.0

Very personable.

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August 23, 2021

5.0

Love how he explains things to you. Super informative and helpful

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August 17, 2021

5.0

Very knowledgeable and quite professional—answered all my concerns

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August 16, 2021

5.0

Good Surgeon

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August 16, 2021

5.0

Good communication with diagnosis and treatment

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August 09, 2021

5.0

Dr la belle has handled me many times for different reasons including a knee replacement which healed very well.

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August 07, 2021

5.0

Very caring and personable.

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August 07, 2021

5.0

Seems to knw what he is talking about and explains things simply

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August 05, 2021

5.0

Highly Qualified

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August 04, 2021

5.0

Dr. LaBelle was thorough in his examination of my knee and showed me the X-ray pictures, explaining what was going on.

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August 03, 2021

5.0

Excellent bedside manner, explained all options clearly

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August 02, 2021

5.0

Dr. Labelle takes his time, explains your problem and what your immediate and future treatments will be. You leave understanding your problem and what needs to be done to become pain free.

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August 02, 2021

5.0

I think he is an excellent doctor. I have recommended people I know to him.

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August 02, 2021

5.0

He was gentle, soft spoken, thorough and put me at ease. He was honest and took the time to cover every question or thought I had.

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July 29, 2021

5.0

He’s really Knowledgeable and taks time to explain everything with patient

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July 27, 2021

5.0

Very informative. Very kind. I never felt rushed. I like that I could call back and ask any forgotten questions I felt like he was caring and treated us with respect

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July 27, 2021

5.0

Confidence in him

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July 26, 2021

5.0

Did not feel rushed and he answered all my questions

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July 26, 2021

5.0

Professional, precise, informative and very kind

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July 24, 2021

5.0

He listened to all of my questions and put walked me through various options.

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July 20, 2021

5.0

I have been a patient of Dr. LaBelle for years. He is very trustworthy and is always willing to answer all my questions, never rushing me.

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July 20, 2021

5.0

Dr. Labelle was very informative and explaind all my options very clearly. He has a great personality and made me feel very comfortable.

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July 19, 2021

5.0

Dr. Labelle added me to his schedule last minute. More importantly he was able to diagnose and treat my shoulder during the office visit. Outstanding physician!

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July 16, 2021

5.0

Professional, 'tell it like it is' consistent communication approach.

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July 16, 2021

5.0

He was my surgeon for two knee replacements and was wonderful both times.

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July 14, 2021

5.0

Excellent Doctor who listens and takes time to diagnose.

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July 14, 2021

5.0

I really trust him and he always comes through. Especially good at taking care of us "classics" ;)

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July 12, 2021

5.0

He knows what he is doing and listens

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July 08, 2021

5.0

He thoroughly explained the issue and listened to my opinion.

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July 01, 2021

5.0

Kind, helpful, answered all questions

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June 30, 2021

5.0

Phenomenal doctor. The best orthopedic surgeon in Illinois.

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June 28, 2021

5.0

Extremely kind. Very thorough. Very good at explaining things

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June 22, 2021

5.0

Dr. Labelle explained my medical condition in a very understandable matter. Dr. explained all my options and possibilities with or without surgery and the different possible outcomes. I have full confidence in Dr. LaBelle.

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June 19, 2021

5.0

Dr. Labelle is a great surgeon Very kind and professional .

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June 15, 2021

5.0

Helped me understand the issue and how to resolve it in an easy to comprehend manner

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June 14, 2021

5.0

He did some quick test for me to do and advised me on a program to follow. If I don’t improve then said to come back.

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June 10, 2021

5.0

He’s nice, honest and straightforward.

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June 10, 2021

5.0

Takes time to explain and answer any questions.

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June 10, 2021

5.0

Dr La Belle clearly explained my situation as well as options in order for me to make a decision

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June 10, 2021

5.0

CleR explanation and friendly

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June 08, 2021

5.0

Helpful and considerate

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June 08, 2021

5.0

Thorough! Great at explaining and once again very kind!

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June 08, 2021

5.0

He was very succinct and explained everything in laymen’s terms. He apologized for running late and I can understand how those things can happen.

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June 07, 2021

5.0

Knowledgeable about my condition. Explained options for treatment. Easy to talk to.

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June 07, 2021

5.0

Knows exactly what the problem is. Takes the time to not only explain but makes sure you understand and asks if any questions.

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June 03, 2021

5.0

Dr. Labelle is a excellent doctor and so is his staff.

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June 03, 2021

5.0

I have recommended Dr. Labelle to others and will.continue to do so.

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June 01, 2021

5.0

Dr. LaBelle was great! He was knowledgeable, honest, strait forward and informative. He took his time to explain everything and answer all of my questions. I definitely recommend him.

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June 01, 2021

5.0

Excellent diagnosis and care.

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May 27, 2021

5.0

la putacion es un 10

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May 27, 2021

5.0

Physician took interest in my issues and recommended a wellness plan

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May 27, 2021

5.0

Knows his stuff. Great at what he does. Great bedside manner too!

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May 27, 2021

5.0

I met him for the first time today. Very nice. Answered my questions

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May 27, 2021

5.0

Very professional & thorough.

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May 24, 2021

5.0

Professional and kind. Listened well.

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May 22, 2021

5.0

Very knowledgeable

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May 18, 2021

5.0

Nice guy knows what he's talking about

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May 17, 2021

5.0

Caring and prompt

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May 17, 2021

5.0

Takes time to go over issues and answers all questions without making you feel you are taking up his time

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May 13, 2021

5.0

Good care, and I have confidence in Dr. La Belle.

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May 11, 2021

5.0

He is very easy to talk to. Great listening skills and very thorough.

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May 10, 2021

5.0

He listened to my symptoms and gave an explanation that I could understand.

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May 08, 2021

5.0

Dr. LeBelle is just the best at explaining and taking care of my needs.

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May 07, 2021

5.0

Dr. Labelle is a true expert in his field!

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May 06, 2021

5.0

Good impression

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May 06, 2021

5.0

Knowledgeable and Professional. Excellent bedside manner

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May 06, 2021

5.0

Truly listens to your concerns, answers honestly and in a way that you can understand diagnosis and solutions

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May 06, 2021

5.0

Outstanding Doctor

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May 05, 2021

5.0

Dr. Labelle interacts with you professionally and with respect. He is a great doctor and gives you the medical information that you need to make proper decisions.

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May 05, 2021

5.0

Caring and thoughtful and knowledgeable

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May 04, 2021

5.0

Experienced and professional.

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May 04, 2021

5.0

He's the best. That simple.

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May 03, 2021

5.0

Explained everything well and took time

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May 03, 2021

5.0

Very knowledgeable, very good bedside manner. My husband got a cortisol shot, he feels better now.

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May 03, 2021

5.0

Seemed very knowledgeable

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May 03, 2021

5.0

I’ve been with him three times before

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May 01, 2021

5.0

THIS DOCTOR IS WONDERFUL A GOD SEND HE WILL LISTEN TO ALL YOUR CONCERNS SPEND AS MUCH TIME AS YOU NEED AND DO EVERYTHING HE CAN TO HELP.. I TRULLY APPRECIATE HIM

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April 29, 2021

5.0

Knowledge, experience, devoting time needed to the appointment

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April 29, 2021

5.0

I had past shoulder surgery with absolutely postive results. I trust Dr. Labelle with my knee concerns after the past results with shoulder injury

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April 29, 2021

5.0

Answered all my questions.

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April 27, 2021

5.0

Excellent post surgery outcome. Knowledgeable and informative. Caring and professional. Attentive listener. Kind.

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April 26, 2021

5.0

I just gave his name to a friend on Saturday

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April 26, 2021

5.0

Dr. LaBelle explains everything to you so you can understand.

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April 24, 2021

5.0

Very caring and skilled surgeon. Family members and friends have gone to him after my experience .

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November 16, 2020

5.0

Thorough and caring

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November 16, 2020

5.0

Excellent appointment

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November 16, 2020

5.0

Knowledgeable-

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November 16, 2020

5.0

Very professional

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November 14, 2020

5.0

As stated before - confidence in Dr. LaBelle and his staff.

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November 14, 2020

5.0

Confidence in the Doctor and staff.

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November 13, 2020

5.0

Clean efficient and competent.

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