Elliot Nacke, M.D.


Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Silver Cross Health Connection

Call 815-462-3474

Accepting new patients.

Dr. Elliot Nacke, a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in surgery of the upper extremity. He is an expert in the management of acute upper extremity trauma, reconstructive hand problems, compressive neuropathies, and microsurgery including replantation.

Upon graduation from medical school, Dr. Nacke was awarded the William G. Munns Memorial Prize for demonstrating academic excellence in pursuit of a career in orthopedic surgery. He went on to complete his orthopedic surgery residency at the prestigious Hospital for Joint Diseases at NYU Langone Medical Center.

Following his residency, Dr. Nacke returned to Duke University, his undergraduate alma mater, where he completed his fellowship training in hand, upper extremity, and microvascular surgery.

Contact Information

Hinsdale Orthopaedics






Year began practicing: 2013

Year joined staff: 2014


University of Pennsylvania


New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases


Duke University Durham NC

Board Certified

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Accepted Insurance


Other Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Hand Surgery

Accepting Referrals

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Areas Of Interest

Achilles Tendon Injury/Rupture, Achilles Tendonitis, ACL Injury Tear, ACL reconstruction, Acute Pain Management, Adolescent Sports Injuries, Adult Hip Arthritis, Adult Medicine, Adult Reconstructive Orthopedics, Adult Sports Medicine, Ankle Arthroscopy, Ankle Arthroscopy & Reconstruction, Ankle Disorders, Ankle Fractures, Ankle Injuries, Ankle Pain, Ankle Reconstruction, Ankle Reconstructive Surgery, Ankle Sprain, Ankle Strain, Ankle Surgery, Anterior Hip Replacement, Arthritis Of The Shoulder, Arthritis, Hip, Arthritis, Knee, Arthroplasty Of The Shoulder, Arthroscopic Ankle Surgery, Arthroscopic Elbow Surgery, Arthroscopic Hand Surgery, Arthroscopic Hip Surgery, Arthroscopic Knee &Shoulder Surgery, Arthroscopic Knee Surgery, Arthroscopic Shoulder Repair, Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery, Arthroscopic Surgery, Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery, Arthroscopy, Back, Back Pain, Back Pain - Acute, Bone Fractures, Bunion Surgery, Bunionectomy, Bunions, Carpal Bones & Hand Fractures, Carpal Tunnel Surgery, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Cartilage Repair, Cartilage Transplantation, Casting (In Office), Casting/Splinting, Cervical & Lumbar Spine Surgery, Cervical Neck Pain, Cervical Spine, Cervical Spine Surgery, Chronic Back Pain, Corrective Repair-Foot Deformities, Cust Orthotics, Custom Orthotics, Degenerative Joint Disease-Shoulder, Disorders of the Knee, Disorders of the Shoulder, Elbow Arthroscopy, Elbow Bursitis, Elbow Dislocation, Elbow Fracture, Elbow Problems, Elbow Reconstruction, Elbow Surgery, Elbow/Shoulder Surgery, EMG, Facet Joint Injections, Facet joint pain, Foot & Ankle Injuries, Foot & Ankle Orthopedics, Foot & Ankle Surgery, Foot & Ankle Trauma, Foot and Ankle Care, Foot and Ankle Problems/Treatment, Foot Care, Foot Infections, Foot Pain, Foot problems, Foot Reconstruction, Foot Surgery, Foot Trauma, Foot Ulcer Care, Foot Wound Care, Forefoot Reconstruction, Forefoot/Midfoot Surgery, Fracture Care, Fracture Surgery, fractured knee, Full Scope Foot & Ankle Surgery, Geriatric Foot Care, Geriatrics Orthopedics, Hammertoe Surgery, Hammertoes, Hammertoes/Bunions, Hand & Wrist problems, Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, Hand and Wrist Problems, Hand Disorders, Hand Injuries, Hand Surgery, Hand Trauma, Heel Pain, Heel Spurs, Heel Surgery, Herniated Disc, Hip and Knee Arthroplasty, Hip and Knee Replacement, Hip Arthroscopy, Hip Dislocation, Hip Disorders, Hip Fractures, Hip Injuries, Hip Problems, Hip Reconstruction, Hip Replacement, Hip Resurfacing, Hip Surgery, Hip/Knee Surgery, Interventional Pain Management, Interventional Spine Procedures, Joint Injections, Joint Pain, Joint Replacement, Joint Replacement Surgery, Knee & Hip Injuries, Knee & Hip Replacement, Knee & Shoulder, Knee & Shoulder Injury, Knee & Shoulder Surgery, Knee and Joint Care, Knee and Shoulder Specialist, Knee Arthritis, Knee Arthroscopy, Knee Dislocation, Knee Disorders, Knee Injuries, Knee Pain, Knee Problems, Knee Reconstruction, Knee Replacement, Knee Surgery, Laser Foot Surgery, Laser Spine Surgery, Laser Surgery, Leg Trauma, Ligament Injuries, Ligament Reconstruction, Limb Salvage Surgery, Low Back & Neck Pain, Lower Back Pain, Lumbar Spinal Stenosis, Lumbar Spine, Lumbar Spine Trauma, Men's Sports Medicine, Microsurgery, Microsurgery of the Spine, Minimally Invasive Hip Surgery, Minimally Invasive Hip/Knee Surgery, Minimally Invasive Knee Surgery, Minimally Invasive Procedures, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Minor Fracture Care, Muscle & Nerve Problems, Muscle and Nerve Disease, Muscle Disease, Muscle Injuries, Muscle Problems, Nail Problems, Nail Procedures, Nail Surgery, Neck, Neck & Back Injuries, Neck & Back Surgery, Neck & Lumbar Spine problems, Neck Fusion, Neck Pain, Neck Surgery, Neck/Cervical Spine Surgery, Non-Operative Sports Injuries, Non-Surgical Approach to Back Pain, Non-Surgical Back/Neck Pain Management, Non-Surgical Pain Management, Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Trauma, Orthopaedics, Orthopedic Hand Surgery, Orthopedic Medical Evaluation, Orthopedic Rehabilitation, Orthopedic Spine, Orthopedic Spine Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedics, Orthotics Evaluations, Pain Management, Partial Knee Replacement Surgery, Podiatric Sports Medicine, Podiatric Surgery, Rear Foot Surgery, Reconstructive Foot Surgery, Reconstructive Joint Surgery, Reconstructive Microsurgery, Reconstructive Spine Surgery, Reconstructive Surgery, Reconstructive Surgery - Ankle/Foot, Reconstructive surgery-shoulder, Revision of Joint Replacement, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Rheumatology, Rotator Cuff Injury, Rotator Cuff Repair, Rotator Cuff Surgery, Rotator Cuff Tear, Routine Foot Care, Runner's Knee, Scoliosis, Scoliosis Surgery, Shoulder & Knee Surgery, Shoulder Arthritis, Shoulder Arthroscopy, Shoulder Dislocation, Shoulder Disorders, Shoulder Injuries, Shoulder Pain, Shoulder Problems, Shoulder Replacement, Shoulder Sprain, Shoulder Surgery, Shoulder/Elbow Surgery, Shoulder/Knee Joint Problems, Spinal Fusion, Spine Deformity, Spine Disorders, Spine Fusion Surgery, Spine Injuries, Spine Stenosis, Spine Surgery, Spine Trauma, Sports, Sports Hand Injuries, Sports Injuries, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine Arthoscopy, Sports Medicine Surgery, Stress Fracture Of The Hip, Surgery, Surgery, Orthopaedic, Surgical Reconstruction of Foot, Tendon and Bursa Injections, Tendon Repair, Tendon Repairs, Tendonitis, Toe Nail Removal, Toenail Problems, Torn Rotator Cuff, Total Hip & Knees, Total Joint Arthroplasty, Total Joint Reconstruction, Total Joint Replacement, Total Joint Replacement Revisions, Total Joint Surgery, Total Joints, Total Knee Replacement, Trauma, Trauma-Acute & Reconstructive Ortho, Traumatic Injuries, Traumatic Surgery - Ankle/Foot, Trigger Finger Release, Women's Sports Medicine, Work Related Injuries, Workman's Compensation Cases, Wrist Arthroscopy, Wrist Fracture, Wrist Problems, Wrist Surgery

Physicians on Silver Cross Hospital’s Medical Staff have expertise in their areas of practice to meet the needs of patients seeking their care. These physicians are independent practitioners on the Medical Staff and are not the agents or employees of Silver Cross Hospital. They treat patients based upon their independent medical judgment and they bill patients separately for their services.