Jonathan Twu, MD

Duly Ortho Now, Hand and Upper Extremity, Orthopaedics

212 Ratings
Practices In: Glen Ellyn, Naperville
Patients Seen: All Ages

I am a hand and upper extrem­i­ty sur­geon that believes in cre­at­ing a tai­lored treat­ment plan for each indi­vid­ual. I believe in the impor­tance of edu­cat­ing and inform­ing each patient about their con­di­tion, non-oper­a­tive and oper­a­tive options. I look for­ward to work­ing as a team to help my patients get back to their lives with less pain and bet­ter function.

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Board Certifications
Orthopaedic Surgery, Surgery of the Hand
English, Mandarin
Awards & Accolades
Castle Connelly Rising Star 2023
First Place Clinical Science Award, Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation Midwest Symposium 2017
Best Consultant Service Award, University of Chicago 2014
Clinical Interests

Hand and upper extrem­i­ty surgery, Trig­ger fin­ger surgery, Gan­glion cyst surgery, Nerve repair, recon­struc­tion and trans­fer surgery, Micro­surgery, Hand and thumb arthri­tis surg­eries, Hand and wrist frac­ture surgeries

Personal Interests

I enjoy spend­ing time with my fam­i­ly, hik­ing all the nation­al parks, ten­nis, gui­tar and greyhounds.

American Society of Surgery of the Hand American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Society Chicago Society for Surgery of the Hand
Edward Hospital
801 S. Washington St. Naperville, Illinois 60540 630-527-3000 Get Directions
University of Illinois College of Medicine, Rockford Graduation Date: 2013 Degree: MD
University of Chicago Hospital Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Chicago Hospital Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery


Arthritis Treatment, Benign Bone & Cartilage Tumors Treatment, Carpal Tunnel Surgery, Cortisone Injection, Cubital Tunnel Surgery, Elbow Fracture Care, Fracture Care, Fracture Care - Elbows, Fracture Care - Hands, Fracture Care - Wrists, Hand Fracture Care, Joint Injection, Joint Replacement - Finger Joint, Elbow, Wrist, Non-Surgical Care for Joint Arthritis, Non-Surgical Fracture Care, Non-Surgical Treatment of Fractures, Pediatric Fracture Care, Thumb/Wrist Reconstructive Procedures for Arthritis, Treatment of Benign Bone and Cartilage Tumors, Wrist Arthroscopy, Wrist Fracture Care


Arthritis of the Hand, Wrist and Elbow, Arthritis of the Thumb, Arthritis of the Thumb Base, Basal Joint Osteoarthritis, Boxer's Fracture, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Colles Fracture, Cubital Tunnel Syndrome, Cysts & Tumors, De Quervain Tenosynovitis, Digital Mucous Cysts, Distal Radius Fracture, Dupuytren's Disease, Elbow Tunnel Syndrome, Finger Fractures, Flexor Tendon Injuries, Ganglion Cysts and Tumors, Hand Osteoarthritis, Kienbock Disease, Nerve Injuries, Raynaud's Disease, Strains, Tendonitis, Tennis Elbow, Trauma Related Injuries, Trigger Finger, Wrist Tendonitis


Ratings Category

The Patient Satisfaction Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

Patient Satisfaction Rating

212 Ratings

Provider discussed treatment options

210 Ratings

Provider showed concern

212 Ratings

Provider explained things clearly

212 Ratings

Provider included you in decisions

207 Ratings

Likelihood of recommending this provider

210 Ratings


Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.
"Love the clinic and the staff."
Jul. 31, 2023
"Dr Twu is compassionate empathetic and very knowledgeable"
Jul. 10, 2023
"Very efficient. Dr. Twu was very knowledgeable and friendly, and took the time to explain everything to me."
Jul. 6, 2023
"Dr. Twu is very kind and an excellent surgeon."
Jun. 19, 2023
"Dr. Jonathan Twu is very professional & engaging, an excellent doctor."
Jun. 19, 2023
"The service from the time I walked into the door to check in until the time I left, the encounters with each team member was excellent. Everyone listened to my concerns or basic comments. Great experience."
Jun. 17, 2023
"I have little understanding of fractures I was unsure of the severity or my limitations for healing.I hope PT will clarify. Dr, Twu showed me pictures of my fractures and was very pleasant to interact with. The nurse explained where the fractures were.I left knowing what steps were to be taken to facilitate healing."
Jun. 8, 2023
"Dr Twu is an exceptional, caring doctor that listens well and truly cares about his patients. His ability as a doctor has given me full use of my wrist and hand after a traumatic injury. I couldn't say enough about how great I believe he and his staff are! Going to his office turned a very tough time into a thankful experience!"
Jun. 4, 2023
"Dr Twu and his staff are always very professional friendly, explain things clearly, and I willing to answer any questions that I have."
May. 27, 2023
"Dr Twu explained my options a brace on my wrist or surgery for my Gyun an ulna nerve. Spoke to me about signs that would indicate I would need surgery and risks involved with any surgery. Gave me the pros an cons. My staff infection was a total different situation. Surgery was required or death. I have seen a number of local specialists. I trust Dr. Twu to inform me of my health concerns."
May. 20, 2023
"Great people, great services"
Apr. 29, 2023
"Really like *Dr. Twu. Seems very friendly and knowledgeable. I'm confident having him perform my upcoming surgery."
Mar. 28, 2023
"Dr Twu gave me options for care and didn't feel rushed. He made me feel very comfortable."
Mar. 25, 2023
"Dr Twu was amazing. Brief and to the point - fully explained all of my options and listened to my concerns and questions. We discussed he "quality of life" impact of the alternatives.My only question is - while I was waiting for Dr Twu, the assistant who brought me to the room said I would be seeing ETHER Dr Twu or a Physicians Assistant??!! What the heck is that?"
Mar. 24, 2023
"Dr. Twu is wonderful!. He is caring and he explains everything clearly including showing the x-rays to me. He is friendly and puts you at ease."
Mar. 20, 2023
"Dr. Twu is great! Explains what was going on with my hand, what was being done presently and what needs to done in the future."
Mar. 4, 2023
"Dr Twu was great. He quickly understood my condition, laid out my options, and I opted for the cortisone shot on the spot. It took care of my Trigger Finger over the next week."
Feb. 25, 2023
"Dr. Twu explained what had happened when I fell and that I needed surgery and how he was going to do and do as soon as possible because I was in pain. He explained everything in terms I could understand and was always very compassionate."
Feb. 19, 2023
"Dr. Tu was very patient. Took alot of time to answer my questions and showed compassion for my issues with recovery on my hand."
Feb. 16, 2023
"I love Doc Twu!!"
Jan. 28, 2023
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