Nabil A. Barakat, M.D. facs

Nabil Barakat Midwest Hand Surgery
Dr. Barakat has nearly two decades of experience as a specialist in the treatment of hand and wrist injuries. He earned his undergraduate and medical degrees from Washington D.C.’s Georgetown University before completing his general surgery residency at SUNY Buffalo, in New York. Dr. Barakat continued development of his hand and wrist expertise by completing his hand/microsurgery fellowship at Harvard University – Massachusetts General Hospital and his plastic surgery fellowship at McGill University in Montreal, Canada. He is board certified in both hand surgery and plastic surgery.

Board Certifications

Hand Surgery
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery


Hand and Microsurgery Fellowship, Harvard University, Mass. General Hospital.
Plastic Surgery Fellowship, Mc Gill University.
Residency in General Surgery, State University of NY at Buffalo.
MD, Georgetown University School of Medicine.
BS, Chemistry/Mathematics, Georgetown University

Professional Memberships

Member, American Association for Hand Surgery.
Member, American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
Member, Chicago Society of Plastic Surgery.
Member, Midwest Plastic Surgery Society.
Fellow, American College of Surgeons

Surgery Center and Hospital Affiliations

Adventist Health System: Bolingbrook, LaGrange, Hinsdale, and Glen Oaks Hospitals.
Elmhurst Memorial Hospital.
Elmhurst Outpatient Surgery Center.
Palos Community Hospital.
Palos Surgery Center.

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Treatment options that are right for you
Our treatment options are designed to get you back to your everyday life. We offer specialty treatments, occupational therapy, and worker’s compensation care. Here at MHS, we are dedicated to providing you with comprehensive care tailored specifically to your needs
Specialty Treatments
You need specialized treatment for the best results when you sustain a hand or wrist injury. Our goal is to put your hands back to work.
on-site therapy center
Occupational Hand & Wrist Therapy
Occupational therapists help improve your hand and wrist function so that you can resume the activities that are important to you.
Same day urgent treatment
Workers' Compensation Care
We offer urgent, comprehensive care for workplace injuries. Our offices are equipped with on-site surgical care as early as the same day of your visit.