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Advanced Bone and Joint
W. Anthony Frisella, MD

Workers’ Compensation

Dr. W. Anthony Frisella is a leader in diagnosing and treating shoulder and elbow injuries in injured employees. He understands the needs of the workers' compensation community and stays up-to-date on current workers' compensation case law in Missouri and Illinois. In addition, Dr. Frisella gives talks to the local workers' compensation community.

By utilizing the most advanced techniques for shorter recovery times and faster healing, Dr. Frisella focuses on getting the best results. In fact, 95% of his rotator cuff patients could work their full-duty job by six months from surgery!

Dr. Frisella is board certified in orthopedic surgery and fellowship trained in shoulder surgery. He and his staff provide comprehensive medical care to the injured worker, keeping the employer, insurer, and case manager apprised of the treatment plan, progress, and status along the way.

Independent Medical Evaluations (IMEs) / Second Opinions

Dr. Frisella regularly provides his opinion in independent medical evaluations and second opinion evaluations. His goal is to provide a fair, unbiased, and objective medical opinion, and he strives to reach that goal in every evaluation.

As a board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Frisella can address questions of causation, disability, impairment, and correct treatment. He provides opinions for both the defense and plaintiff sides of litigated cases.

Our Workers' Compensation Philosophy

  • Open Communication. All parties are kept up to date.
  • Easy Accessibility. Dr. Frisella is one phone call away through our dedicated workers’ comp line (636) 229-4249.
  • Known Expertise. Dr. Frisella instructs others in the techniques of shoulder surgery.
  • Convenient Location. Our office is in the geographic center of St. Charles County and easily accessible by patients in north St. Louis County.
  • Knowledge of Workers’ Compensation Law. Return to work and expected MMI are addressed at EVERY visit.

To schedule a consultation, IME, or second opinion for an injured employee, call our dedicated workers' compensation line at (636) 229-4249.