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New Location - Patient Advocate Department

The Patient Advocate Department offices are now located at KSB Hospital - 1st Floor

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We have recently updated our visitor policy to allow patients to bring one visitor with them for most appointments and during inpatient stays. With the safety of our patients and team in mind, we will continue to monitor and adjust these policies as needed.

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All COVID-19 testing at KSB will take place at the Town Square Centre Lab between 9 am – 2 pm. Appointments are required by contacting your KSB Provider's Office or calling 1 (800) DOCTORS.

1 (800) DOCTORS

Thomas Hernandez, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

Language
English
Phone Number
815-285-5800
Degrees and Associations
MD
Medical School
University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago, Chicago, IL 2003
Board-Certified
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, with Subspeciality in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
Residency
Orthopedic Surgery at Medical College of Georgia Hospital and Clinics, Augusta, GA
Conditions Treated
- Joint or musculoskeletal pain
- Arthritis of the knee or hip
- Fractures
- Knee and shoulder scopes
- Torn rotator cuffs and other tendons
Procedures Performed
- Knee and shoulder scopes
- Total knee and hip replacements
Clinical Interests
Knee and shoulder arthroscopies, sports medicine, and trauma/fractures
Interests/Hobbies
Spending time with my kids, golfing, sports, and movies