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Gunnar Andersson
Bernard Bach Jr.
Richard Berger
Joshua Blomgren
Nicole Boniquit
Julia Bruene
Charles Bush-Joseph
David Cheng
Mark Cohen
Brian Cole
Matthew Colman
Craig Della Valle
Christopher DeWald
David Fardon
John Fernandez
April Fetzer
Brian Forsythe
Jorge Galante
Tad Gerlinger
Leda Ghannad
Steven Gitelis
Edward Goldberg
Kamran Hamid
George Holmes Jr.
Joshua Jacobs
Monica Kogan
Simon Lee
Brett Levine
Johnny Lin
Gregory Lopez
Jeffrey Mjaanes
Denis Nam
Shane Nho
Gregory Nicholson
Wayne Paprosky
Frank Phillips
Richard Rodarte
Anthony Romeo
Aaron Rosenberg
Kern Singh
Madhu Singh
Scott Sporer
Nicholas Ting
Nikhil Verma
Kathleen Weber
Joel Williams
Robert Wysocki
Adam Yanke
George B. Holmes Jr., M.D.
Foot & Ankle Orthopedic Surgeon
Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush

Associate Professor, Director, Section of Foot and Ankle, Rush University Medical Center

In 2013, Dr. George B. Holmes, Jr. was appointed Associate Professor, Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, Illinois. He has been the Director of the Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Section at Rush since 1992. Dr. Holmes has also been on the Editorial Board of Foot & Ankle International since 1989 and has spoken before numerous local, national and international audiences.

Originally from Washington, D.C., where he graduated from St. John's College High School, Dr. Holmes received his bachelor's degree from Yale College in New Haven, Connecticut. He also lettered in varsity football during his tenure at Yale. He went on to complete his medical degree from the Yale University School of Medicine. Following his orthopedic residency at the Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency he completed a Sports Medicine Fellowship at Boston's Children's Hospital Medical Center and a fellowship in Foot and Ankle Surgery in Oakland, California, under the direction of Roger Mann, M.D.

Prior to joining the orthopedic service at Rush in 1992, Dr. Holmes served as the Director of Foot and Ankle at the University of California at Davis and Chief of Orthopaedics at Jefferson Park Hospital in Philadelphia. He has been a medical consultant to the N.B.A. Sacramento Kings, the Joffrey Ballet, the Alvin Ailey Dancers, Philadanco, the Boston Ballet, the Boston Marathon and Mrs. T's Triathlon.

Dr. George Holmes was voted among the top 10-15% of Top Doctors in America® by U.S.News & World Report and Castle Connolly. The Top Doctors list is widely regarded as a high-quality reference guide to the medical profession.

Practice Emphasis:Foot and Ankle Surgery
Medical School:Yale University School of Medicine
Residency:Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY - General Surgery
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA - Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency
Fellowship:Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, MA-Sports Medicine
Merritt Hospital, Oakland, CA - Foot and Ankle Surgery
Board Certification:Orthopaedic Surgery
Medical Examiner
Disclosures:AAOS Record of Disclosure
Curriculum Vitae

Clinical Support Staff

Kristin Hess Byrnes, MMS, PA-C
Ali Clayton, MMS, PA-C
Brittany Smith, MMS, PA-C

Dr. Holmes has office hours at the following locations:

Central DuPage Hospital - Outpatient Services
Rush Oak Park Hospital - Medical Office Building
Rush University Medical Center
Prairie Medical Center of Westchester

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MOR Physicians Cover Largest US Rugby Match at a Sold-Out Solider Field
Evidence-based Use of Metatarsal Pads to Relieve Foot Pain
Dr. George Holmes Treats Ballet Dancer with Os Trigonum Syndrome
Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush Physicians Well Represented in 'Top Doctors' List
Today's Chicago Woman 'Ask the Expert' Features Dr. Holmes on Bunions
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Dr. Holmes Discusses Foot and Ankle Injuries during the Chicago Bulls Pregame Show
Essential Tips for Crossing the Finish Line Safely and Pain-Free
High Heels 101: The Dos and Don'ts to Wearing High Heels
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MOR Surgeon Develops New Bunion Technique
Dr. George Holmes Explains Tightrope Bunion Procedure

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