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Carle Foundation Hospital

Based in Urbana, Ill., the Carle Foundation Hospital is a 413-bed regional care hospital that has achieved Magnet® designation. It is the area's only Level 1 Trauma Center.

611 W. Park Street, Urbana, IL 61802   |   (217) 383-3311

Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center

Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center is comprised of a 24-bed critical access hospital and medical clinic based in Hoopeston, Illinois.

701 E. Orange Street, Hoopeston, IL 60942   |   (217) 283-5531

Carle Richland Memorial Hospital

Located in Olney, Ill., Carle Richland Memorial Hospital is a 134-bed hospital with nearly 600 employees serving portions of eight counties in southeastern Illinois.

800 East Locust St, Olney, IL 62459   |   (618) 395-2131

Convenient Care vs. ED

Carle Convenient Care offers same-day treatment for minor illnesses and injuries through walk-in appointments.

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Philanthropy

Philanthropy gives hope to patients and helps take health care in our community to a whole new level.

Robert A Bane, MD

Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedics, Sports Medicine

4.8 out of 5 (74 Ratings, 34 Comments)

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Profile

Joined Carle: 2004

Contact

Orthopedics and Sports Medicine (primary)

2300 S. First Street
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 383-9400

Medical Interests

  • Arthroscopy
  • Sports medicine
  • Fracture care
  • Joint replacement surgery

Medical Training

Fellowship

  • Orthopaedics Sports Medicine, American Sports Medicine Institute, Birmingham, AL, 2001-2002

Residency

  • Orthopedic Surgery, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI, 1997-2001

Internship

  • Orthopedic Surgery, University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinic, Madison, WI, 1996-1997

Qualifications

Education

  • MD, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO, 1996
  • BS, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL, 1992

Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Societies

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine

07/16/2018

very friendly

07/12/2018

Dr.Bane is always very friendly and professional.

06/29/2018

I am very pleased with the high level of care and consideration I have been given by this provider.


The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to physician related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.

07/16/2018

very friendly

07/12/2018

Dr.Bane is always very friendly and professional.

06/29/2018

I am very pleased with the high level of care and consideration I have been given by this provider.

06/28/2018

He was the most amazing Dr. I have met. A wonderful man with an excellent bedside manner and so caring

06/13/2018

Dr. Bane is very thorough and knowledgeable. I feel confident in choosing him for care.

05/31/2018

Dr. Bane is an exceptional surgeon in all respects.

05/24/2018

A good experience. Took time to talk about upcoming surgery and what was needed done before the surgery.

05/24/2018

dr bane is very thorough and kind. he cares about my successful recovery from surgery.

05/18/2018

I have never had a Carle employee be rude, they are always helpful and smiling.

05/16/2018

dr Bane is amazing. [...] his bedside manner is AAA+. He explains the situation well and genuinely cares.

05/16/2018

Hes Awesome!!!

05/03/2018

wait times were perennially late the last appointment the provider was over 1.5 hours behind

04/28/2018

Excellent physician and surgeon. Have utmost confidence in him.

04/26/2018

Dr Bane listened to my concerns, answered my questions, explained my x-rays, [...].

03/23/2018

*Dr. Bane is one of the best care providers I have ever used. He is always kind, generous with his time & a phenomenal surgeon!

03/06/2018

good

02/19/2018

Doctors Bane, [provider] and [provider] have all seen me recently during annual or semi-annual regular checkups. I am very pleased with the care, kindness and professionalism shown by all three.

02/16/2018

*Dr. Bane really cares about his patients as actual people not just as "surgeries." He cares about our well being, concerns etc., he has no "agenda."

02/15/2018

Very good experience

02/09/2018

All staff is always very helpful, kind. The doctor is good to explain the care that is needed. I have been pleased with the care I have received.

02/08/2018

I have complete trust and confidence in Dr Bane. He has performed surgeries on me [#] different times now, each one after an injury. Each time he has done a fantastic job and helped me get back to my normal exercise and athletic activities. He always show compassion and is extremely thorough in his followup appointments. I always recommend him to any of my friends who are in need of surgical help to repair an injury.

02/07/2018

I had a very good first experience with *Dr. Bane. I transferred from [hospital] to *Dr. Bane and found it was a good decision.

02/07/2018

I have all of the faith in the world for *Dr. Bane. He is the only reason that I chose Carle Orthopedics.

01/28/2018

*Dr. Bane is fabulous. Very friendly & professional.

01/24/2018

I constantly get asked about who did my knee replacement and how my experience was. All positive.

12/13/2017

provider was very courteous and helpful.

11/16/2017

The provider is clearly knowledgeable about my condition, but I felt that our time was rushed and I didn't leave feeling as confident as I was have liked, along with that some of my questions weren't answered fully.

11/14/2017

Excellent communicator.

11/14/2017

I have used *Dr. Bane for several surgeries & would recommend him to anyone.

11/03/2017

I will definitely recommend everyone to see Doctor Bane. He is a great doctor.

10/29/2017

Dr Bane is the best surgeon I have ever dealt with at Carle. He is extremely professional, skillful, and caring. I recommend him to anyone...

09/13/2017

I did not get the results I was hoping for, but I understand his reasoning.

09/11/2017

*Dr. Bane called me...when he found out what was wrong with me, I was glad! He must be a worker!

08/21/2017

Felt like dr. was late for a meeting not late into appointment, waited 20 mins. for him to come into room for 5 mins. of his time. Didn't provide good service at all.