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Howard An
Gunnar Andersson
Bernard Bach Jr.
Richard Berger
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Mark Cohen
Brian Cole
Matthew Colman
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Christopher DeWald
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Leda Ghannad
Steven Gitelis
Edward Goldberg
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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
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Aaron Rosenberg
Kern Singh
Madhu Singh
Scott Sporer
Nicholas Ting
Nikhil Verma
Kathleen Weber
Joel Williams
Robert Wysocki
Adam Yanke
Wayne G. Paprosky, M.D.
Hip & Knee Reconstruction and Replacement
Orthopedic Surgeon
Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush

Professor, Rush University Medical Center

Dr. Paprosky was one of the first surgeons to perform total hip surgery with cementless implants, which is today's standard. He developed the Paprosky Classification used worldwide for performing Revision surgery. Dr. Paprosky and his colleague Dr. Charles Engh developed and implanted the first gender specific hip for women 15 years ago. These concepts have lead to the development of today's gender specific implants for active females. In addition, Dr. Paprosky performs minimally invasive total hip and knee surgery enabling patients to go home within 24 hours.

Dr. Paprosky has agreements regarding the development and licensing of certain knee and hip implant devices and medical instruments for which he receives payments from manufacturers. Additional information regarding these manufacturers, devices and instruments will be provided upon request.

Practice Emphasis:Hip Reconstruction and Replacement
Knee Reconstruction and Replacement
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Medical School:McMaster University School of Medicine
Residency:Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
Fellowship:New England Baptist Hospital, Tuft University, Boston, MA - Adult Joint Reconstruction
Board Certification:American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery (Certified)
Special Procedures:Minimally Invasive Hip and Knee Replacement
Research Interests:Primary and Revision Hip and Knee Reconstruction
Reconstruction following major bone loss in Revision Hip and Knee Replacement
Second Language:French
Disclosures:AAOS Record of Disclosure
Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Paprosky has office hours at the following location:

Central DuPage Hospital - Outpatient Services

In the News

Dr. Paprosky Utilizes RSA to Monitor Patients' Hip and Knee Implants
Dr. Paprosky Discusses New RSA Technology to Monitor Hip and Knee Implants
Dr. Paprosky Comments on Blackhawks' Goalie Ray Emery
Drs. Sporer and Paprosky Offer New RSA Monitoring System
Paterno Plans to Return
Dr. Paprosky New Hip Society President
For Women Only: Gender-Specific Knee Implants
MOR Physicians Make 2011-2012 Best Doctors in America® List
Rush Study Earns AAHKS Clinical Research Award

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