Dr. Kris John Alden MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Kris Alden is an orthopedic surgeon in Oak Park, Illinois. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Elmhurst Memorial Hospital and Louis A. Weiss Memorial Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Illinois College of Medicine and has been in practice for 6 years. He is one of 68 doctors at Elmhurst Memorial Hospital and one of 25 at Louis A. Weiss Memorial Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2002 - 2007

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship, Adult Reconstructive Orthopedics, 2007 - 2008

University of Illinois College of Medicine
Class of 2002

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Intramedullary Rod and Cement Static Spacer Construct in Chronically Infected Total Knee Arthroplasty.
Kotwal, S.Y., Farid, Y.R., Patil, S.S., Alden, K.J., Finn, H.A.

Intraoperative fracture during primary total knee arthroplasty.
Alden, K.J., Duncan, W.H., Trousdale, R.T., Pagnano, M.W., Haidukewych, G.J.

Computer-assisted surgery: a wine before its time.
Alden, K.J., Pagnano, M.W.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Alabama PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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