|Advocate Dreyer Strengthens Ties to Advocate Medical Group|
New name outside, same great care inside
AURORA - Advocate Dreyer will begin to be branded as Advocate Medical Group (AMG) on January 1, 2017. Dreyer has been affiliated with Advocate since 1996. Over the years that relationship has evolved – most recently represented by the transition in name from ‘Dreyer Medical Clinic’ to ‘Advocate Dreyer’ in 2014.
AMG is a physician-led and governed group comprised of approximately 1,500 clinicians representing more than 50 specialties. It is the largest physician group in Illinois, with more than 300 primary care and specialty outpatient sites throughout Chicagoland and Bloomington-Normal.
From our physicians and nurses to our appointment receptionists, Advocate Dreyer’s orthopaedics team has one common goal – to provide you with the highest quality health care available.
Our orthopaedic experts are conveniently located close to your home, to help you with your aches, sprains, fractures, and more. We care for adults and children, including the following services:
Divisions of the Orthopaedics Department include:
2500 W. Fabyan
Batavia, IL 60510
1221 N. Highland
Aurora, IL 60506
2040 Ogden Ave
Aurora, IL 60504
If you have an urgent need to reach a physician after 5:00 p.m., an after hours answering service is available at 630-859-3248. The answering service will contact the physician on call, ensuring your needs are responded to as soon as possible.
Advocate Dreyer offers a team of expert orthopaedic surgeons dedicated to returning you to your normal activities as soon as possible. From minor to major health concerns, our surgeons are close to your home and ready to help. Whether you’re experiencing joint pain, fractures, broken bones, or require replacement surgery, you can trust our care team to provide you with the best treatment available.
Advocate Dreyer’s sports medicine experts, Dr. Hilgers and Dr. Szuch, treat a wide variety of sports related injuries, including concussions and sprains. For severe injuries, they also perform more complex surgeries such as knee and shoulder reconstruction.
Concussion concerns? Dr. Hilgers performs baseline concussion testing and treatment. He is also the lead physician for Minor League Baseball Umpires.
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You don’t need to be a professional to be treated like one, Dr. Hilgers and Dr. Szuch have the experience, expertise and knowledge to get you back on the field, court or track.
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Advocate Dreyer’s podiatry team consisting of Dr. Austin, Dr. Raigaga and Dr. Taha diagnose and treat foot, ankle, and other issues related to the leg.
Make an appointment today if you have a sprained ankle, complications from diabetes, experience pain when walking, or require foot and ankle surgery.
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Runner Stretching Techniques from Advocate Dreyer Sports Medicine
Athletic trainers from Advocate Dreyer's Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine team demonstrate several dynamic warm-up and static cool-down stretches for runners.