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Alexander P. Soneru, MD

Dr. Soneru is a Chicagoland native having completed his medical school training at the University of Chicago and Orthopaedic Surgery training at Northwestern University. He further completed subspecialized training at the prestigious Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery. Dr. Soneru cares for patients of all ages. He treats conditions of the hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder with a focus on occupational and sports-related trauma. He utilizes both non-operative and operative treatment plans for conditions such as: carpal tunnel, trigger finger, osteoarthritis and overuse syndromes. Dr. Soneru delivers personalized care to each patient and tailors the approach to meet individual goals.

Practice Emphasis

  • Carpal tunnel / Cubital tunnel syndrome
  • Trigger finger
  • Tennis / Golfer’s elbow
  • Arthritis of the hand, wrist and elbow
  • Complex trauma including microsurgical reconstruction
  • Adult and pediatric fracture care
  • Tendon and nerve injuries
  • Wrist, elbow and shoulder arthroscopy
  • Occupational and sport-related injuries

Education and Training

  • Fellowship
    Hand and Microsurgical Fellow
    Christine M. Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery; Louisville, KY
  • Residency
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery – Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Northwestern University; Chicago, IL
  • Medical School
    Doctor of Medicine, MD
    University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine; Chicago, IL
  • Undergraduate
    B.A. Biology and Genetic Development, cum laude with distinction in research
    Cornell University; Ithaca, NY

Professional Affiliations

  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • American Association for Hand Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

  • Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital – Downers Grove
  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital – Park Ridge Advocate Condell Medical Center – Libertyville
  • Northwest Community Hospital – Arlington Heights
  • Elmhurst Hospital – Elmhurst
  • St. Alexius Medical Center – Hoffman Estates