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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
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Wayne Paprosky
Frank Phillips
Richard Rodarte
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Kern Singh
Madhu Singh
Scott Sporer
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Kathleen Weber
Joel Williams
Robert Wysocki
Adam Yanke
Johnny L. Lin, M.D.
Foot & Ankle Orthopedic Surgeon
Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush

Assistant Professor, Rush University Medical Center

Dr. Johnny Lin is board certified in orthopedic surgery and specializes exclusively in the treatment of complex foot and ankle disorders. His interests include the treatment and rehabilitation of work-related injuries, sports-related injuries, deformity correction, arthritis, and fractures of the foot and ankle. He provides comprehensive surgical and nonsurgical approaches to the treatment of foot and ankle problems. When surgery is indicated, he utilizes a full complement of both traditional and newer surgical techniques including cartilage transplant, arthroscopy, ankle replacement, deformity correction and osteotomy sparing bunion surgery.

Dr. Lin graduated bronze tablet with distinction from the honors program at the University of Illinois. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Illinois medical school and completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Rush University Medical Center. He received his specialty training in foot and ankle surgery at the world-renowned University of Tennessee-Campbell Clinic. He now exclusively treats disorders of the foot and ankle at Rush University Medical Center, Central Dupage Hospital and Rush Oak Park Hospital. In addition to his clinical practice, he is heavily involved in community educational events and lectures, trains medical students and residents at Rush University, serves as a journal editor of Foot and Ankle International, and conducts research in his area of expertise.

Practice Emphasis:Foot and Ankle Surgery
Medical School:University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford
Residency:Rush-Presbyterian - St. Luke's Medical Center
Fellowship:University of Tennessee - Campbell Clinic
Board Certification:Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery
Special Procedures:Ankle arthroscopy, subtalar ankle arthroscopy, subtalar arthroscopy, ankle ligament reconstruction, achilles tendon reconstruction, flat foot reconstruction, bunion correction, triple arthrodesis (hindfoot fusion), and rheumatoid foot surgery
Research Interests:Achilles tendinosis, ligament reconstruction, deformity correction, and arthritis of the foot and ankle
Disclosures:AAOS Record of Disclosure
Curriculum Vitae

Clinical Support Staff

Pamela Kove, MS, PA-C
Laura Phelan, PA

Dr. Lin has office hours at the following locations:

Central DuPage Hospital - Outpatient Services
Rush University Medical Center
Prairie Medical Center of Westchester

In the News

Dr. Lin was recently on Sports Medicine Weekly (SMW) radio
MOR Provides Foot Care for Over 200 Shelter Clients during Soles4Souls Event
Ankles for Life Helps Raise Awareness of Ankle Injuries among Athletes
Achilles Injuries on the Rise
Dr. Simon Lee and Dr. Johnny Lin Recognized for their Work with Soles4Souls
Doctors with a Sole Give Back to Chicago's Homeless on Giving Tuesday
Physicians Provide Shoes and Critical Foot Care to Chicago's West Side Homeless
Ankle Replacement for MOR Patients Provides New Lease on Life
Ankle Replacement Surgery for Patients Suffering from Ankle Arthritis
Ankle Replacement Surgery is the New Treatment of Choice for Qualified Patients with Ankle Arthritis
MOR Foot and Ankle Specialists Give Back to Chicago-area's Homeless
MOR Physicians Provide Foot Exams to Chicago Homeless with Soles4Souls
Dr. Johnny Lin Discusses Ankle Sprains on Comcast SportsNet
MOR Physicians Provide Foot Exams to Chicago Homeless
Dr. Lin Inducted into the AAOS
MOR Physicians Lee, Lin Provide Medical Foot Screenings for Soles4Souls, 2010
MOR Physicians Lee, Lin Provide Medical Foot Screenings for Soles4Souls, 2009

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