Juraj Zahatnansky, MD

Specialty: Sports Medicine

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Primary location

2285 Sequoia Drive

Aurora, IL 60506

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Office: 630-264-8720

Fax: 630-264-8423

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1221 North Highland Avenue

Aurora, IL 60506

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Meet Juraj Zahatnansky, MD



  • Fellowship: Western Michigan University - Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine; Sports Medicine
  • Residency: Western Michigan University - Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine
  • Medical School: First Medical Faculty of Charles University

Hospital affiliations

  • Advocate Dreyer

Insurance accepted

  • AAH Preferred – Team Member Plan
  • AAH Select – Team Member Plan
  • AARP Medicare Advantage Access HMO
  • Aetna Coventry (Aetna Medicare) HMO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Medicare HMO
  • Aetna Medicare POS
  • Aetna Medicare PPO
  • Aetna Medicare Value Plan PPO
  • Aetna NAP - PPO
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna Premier Care Network
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna SmartCare
  • Aetna State of Illinois HMO
  • Aetna State of Illinois Open Access Plus
  • Aetna State of Illinois PPO
  • Aetna Value Performance Network
  • Beech Street Network PPO
  • Benefit Plan Administrators (BPA)
  • Benefits Services and Systems, Inc
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Choice Preferred
  • Blue Cross Community MMAI
  • Blue Cross HMO Illinois
  • Blue Cross Med Select PPO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Supplement PPO
  • Blue Precision HMO
  • BlueCare Direct
  • Cigna APWU Health Plan Open Access Plus
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna Healthspring True Choice PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna Open Access Plus
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry / FirstHealth
  • Coventry Advantra Medicare HMO
  • Coventry Health Care HMO
  • Coventry Health Care Open Access POS
  • Coventry Health Care POS
  • Coventry Health Care PPO
  • First Health (Coventry) Rental PPO
  • First Health Network PPO
  • FirstHealth / Coventry Personal Care
  • Galaxy Health Network PPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna EPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna Open Access Plus
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • HealthSmart Preferred PPO
  • HST Care Connect EPO
  • HST Care Connect PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare EPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Humana Community Select HMO
  • Humana Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana Integrated Care Program of Illinois
  • Humana Medicare Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana National EPO
  • Humana National HMO
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana National POS - Open Access
  • Humana POS
  • Humana PPO
  • Illinois Health Connect
  • Imagine Health Smart Care
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • SEIU – Local 4 HMO
  • SEIU – Local 4 PPO
  • Sunrise Advantage Plan
  • Tricare Prime
  • UFCW Local 1546 Health and Welfare Fund (UMC)
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Advantage Value HMO - POS
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete Plan 1 HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete Plan 2 HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Supplement
  • UHC / AARP MedicareComplete (Secure Horizons) HMO
  • UHC National Railway Carriers & United Transportation Union Health and Welfare
  • UHC Railroad Employees National Health & Welfare Plan
  • UHC/ AARP Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • Union Health Services, Inc.
  • Union Medical Care PPO
  • United Health One Golden Rule
  • United Healthcare Charter HMO
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus PPO
  • United Healthcare Core PPO
  • United Healthcare Group Medicare Advantage PPO
  • United Healthcare Indemnity
  • United Healthcare Medica
  • United Healthcare Medicare Complete Assure PPO
  • United Healthcare Navigate HMO
  • United Healthcare NexusACO OA
  • United Healthcare NexusACO R
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Oxford
  • United Healthcare Select EPO
  • United Healthcare Select PPO

Ratings and reviews

Overall rating

based on 96 patient ratings.


March 20, 2020 6:16 AM

Very satisfied with care provided.

February 24, 2020 4:14 PM

First time seeing Dr Z his nurse and Dr Z were very helpful

February 24, 2020 4:14 PM

would definitely recommend

February 15, 2020 8:34 AM

This was my first visit with Dr. Z. Very, very satisfied.

February 14, 2020 7:30 AM


January 25, 2020 5:38 AM

he was very caring & understanding, took his time & talked with me, answered my questions.

January 6, 2020 2:01 PM

This provider was very knowledgeable and made sure I understood all information and procedures.

January 6, 2020 2:01 PM

Good experience. I will continue to follow up with this specialist.

December 28, 2019 8:19 AM

Dr. "Z" as I call him is very good to me, has patience - time - he zeros in on me totally - I'm happy to know him and have him as a specialist.

December 28, 2019 8:19 AM

One of the "BEST!"

December 18, 2019 8:41 AM

I was very impressed with this office. They took the time with me to discuss everything. They did a very thorough exam with me.

December 18, 2019 8:41 AM

This is the best exam that I have had. Great staff!

December 12, 2019 6:06 AM

Dr. Z. was seeing me for a re-injury to a prior injury he treated. He listened to my anxiousness about the re-injury and took time to reassure me about the impact the new injury would & would not have on my previous injury.

December 4, 2019 12:12 PM

Dr. Zahatnansky is a professional in his field of sports medicine and have examined & analyzed the issues and have well taken care -

December 4, 2019 12:12 PM

A pleasant experience. Good _____ - Dr. Z.

November 22, 2019 9:40 AM

Excellent doctor was great.

November 22, 2019 9:40 AM

Took the time need to get proper care and explained everything to both me and my child.

November 18, 2019 1:24 PM

Excellent, only reason there was a wait time was because they had lost power earlier in the day and needed to catch up because of that.

October 21, 2019 7:00 PM

My husband was so impressed with Dr. Z., that he has said he would visit with this doctor should he have further orthopedic issues.

October 13, 2019 7:00 PM


October 6, 2019 7:00 PM

excellent care by dr and by X

October 5, 2019 7:00 PM


October 4, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr Z was very thorough and kind.

October 2, 2019 7:00 PM

I had a very positive experience. Staff was very friendly and attentive and welcoming. Very much appreciate and notice when working with people who enjoy their job.

October 1, 2019 7:00 PM

Doctor and assistant were thorough, friendly, knowledgeable.

September 30, 2019 7:00 PM

nothing but Excellence all around

September 17, 2019 7:00 PM

I injured my knee out of state, returned early to IL and was very happy I was able to be seen by orthopedic doctor very quickly as he moved me from immobilizer to a good brace. MRI pending and scheduled.

September 9, 2019 7:00 PM

Everyone was very pleasant, friendly and professional.

September 2, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Z was VERY thorough! His exam was extensive and his explanation was in depth, understandable, and super helpful.

August 6, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Z. was extremely thorough as this was my first visit with him to assess knee and hip pain. I'd recommend him to anyone!

August 6, 2019 7:00 PM

Dr. Zahatnansky is an excellent orthopedic very professional and knows what he is doing, I will referred everyone to see him. Thanks.

August 1, 2019 7:00 PM

Caring/nice dr., seems knowledgeable.

July 22, 2019 7:00 PM

This visit to Lombard Advocate was the best ever! Friendly greeting upon arrival. Amazing greeting and care from X-ray tech.

June 21, 2019 7:00 PM

Competent, courteous and knowledgeable.

May 12, 2019 7:00 PM

The doctor was very thorough in his examination. Very Friendly.

April 26, 2019 7:00 PM

I was impressed with everyone I dealt with. Great caring people!

October 3, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Z, the assistant & the X-ray tech were all wonderful. I live in Aurora that has many advocate sites I was very disappointed to have to drive to Lombard. However I got in same day so that was good.

September 19, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Z was very informative and was very helpful & kind.

August 12, 2018 7:00 PM

Doctor was so helpful in listening. The concerns explained & cleared all the doubts we had.

July 18, 2018 7:00 PM

He was very concerned.

May 21, 2018 7:00 PM

suggested physical therapy for my problem and felt helped very much

May 12, 2018 7:00 PM

A very good experience. The third orthopod tried in past year and by far the best - kind, thorough, helpful. Very good PA did intake too.

May 2, 2018 7:00 PM

He is very thorough and takes as much time w/me as needed.

May 2, 2018 7:00 PM


April 25, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Z. was very knowledgable, spent a lot of time examining ankle, listened, was concerned. X was equally knowledgable, explained things well and listened to all concerns. After MRI spoke extensively to X, he helped to plan all PT! Was very comfortable talking to him.

April 19, 2018 7:00 PM

X did a good job taking my x-rays - Everyone very nice.

April 18, 2018 7:00 PM

The assistant who met with me before the doctor was excellent!

March 26, 2018 7:00 PM

I feel very lucky to have been assigned to Dr Z in ortho. I think he is a grateful listener& has been I feel very lucky to be assigned to Dr Z. He has been very supportive during my Physical Therapy. I will definitely continue seeing him for ortho issues.

March 26, 2018 7:00 PM

Dr. Z and his assistant provided thorough expert care for my condition.

March 21, 2018 7:00 PM

Everything went well except for the long wait for the X-ray.

February 28, 2018 6:00 PM

Dr. Z was very concerned about getting my daughter the best care possible for her injury. I very much appreciate his lovely bedside manor and kindness. HE actually called with the results of her MRI. I hope Advocate Medical Group hangs on to this doctor! Simply wonderful! We also love XX - he is a very humorous and efficient PA.

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