Patient Care Goals

To provide every patient with the highest level of care and compassion possible, just as he would desire for his family and for himself. He strives to get patients safely back to doing the things they love by providing thorough evaluations, appropriate treatment options, and high quality surgical interventions when necessary. Read More

Dr. Tom Antkowiak


Dr. Antkowiak

Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Antkowiak brings his exceptional sports medicine and orthopedic surgical skills to OAK Orthopedics after completing a sports medicine fellowship at the prestigious Southern California Orthopaedic Institute. Prior to fellowship, Dr. Antkowiak graduated cum laude from Albany Medical College in Albany, New York and was inducted as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.

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  • Team Co Physician3Olivet Nazarene University

Dr. Antkowiak is a Specialist in

Sports Medicine

Sports Medicine

Sports injuries occur when playing indoor or outdoor sports or while exercising. They can result from accidents, inadequate...



Arthroscopy is a surgical procedure during which the internal structure of a joint is examined for diagnosis and treatment of problems inside the joint.


Joint Replacement

Joints are formed by the ends of two or more bones connected by tissue called cartilage. Healthy cartilage serves as a protective cushion...


Patient Testomonials

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  • After my car accident, I met Dr. Antkowiak (Dr. A). His immediate response to my needs was exceptional. Not only is he an experienced surgeon with tender authority, he is easy to talk to, has insight into providing pain management and has a genuine, compassionate concern for patients and their families. These qualities, and too many more to mention, make him a well-rounded physician. OAK Orthopedics is a fine-tuned facility... Read More

  • I hurt my knee when I was just 10 years old and lived with the constant pain for over 30 years. This past summer, my knee swelled and the pain became unbearable. I made an appointment with Oak Orthopedics, and that's when I met Dr. Antkowiak. He took the time to listen and after an exam and MRI Dr. Antkowiak discovered that I had a badly torn meniscus and an ACL tear... Read More

  • Great Experience! Dr Antkowiak was our surgeon and he made us feel like we were the only patients he had. He was very personable and took time to explain everything in clinic and on the day of surgery. He made himself available for any questions that came up and treated us with care and compassion. He treats his patients and staff very well! Those around him are happy and his team works great together! Read More

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Frankfort, IL 60423

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