Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush stands at the forefront of orthopedic treatment and research. Because of the group's focus on the highest level of patient care and cutting-edge research, Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush is often in the news. Below are several recent news items for your review.
Study Indicates Tommy John Surgery Improves MLB Pitchers' Performance (Dr. Charles A. Bush-Joseph)
(April 18, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Orthopedics This Week reported on the recently released research conducted by Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush physicians who evaluated MLB players return to play and performance after 'Tommy John' surgery.
MOR Physicians Perform Surgery on White Sox Outfielder Avisail Garcia
(April 15, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Chicago White Sox outfielder Avisail Garcia underwent successful surgery today performed by Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush surgeons to repair a torn labrum and avulsion fracture in his left shoulder.
White Sox Team Physician Talks about Proper Training and Warm-ups for MLB Players (Dr. Charles A. Bush-Joseph)
(April 15, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Charles Bush-Joseph talks with the hosts of ESPN's Sports Medicine Weekly radio show, Dr. Brian Cole and Steve Kashul, about proper training and warm-ups for MLB players.
Young Athletes Need an Offseason to Avoid Overuse Injuries and Burnout
(April 14, 2014 - Chicago, IL) vertraining and overuse injuries among youth athletes was discussed in a recent story in the Lake County News-Sun which featured Dr. Kathleen Weber and Dr. Jeffrey Mjaanes, both primary care physicians at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush.
Dr. Mjaanes on Radio Health Journal: Value of Ski Helmets in Preventing Concussion (Dr. Jeffrey M. Mjaanes)
(April 7, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Radio Health Journal, radio content distributed to more than 450 stations around the country, recently talked to Dr. Jeff Mjaanes, Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush sports medicine physician, for a feature about the value of ski helmets in preventing concussion.
Jake Peavy Develops Close Bond with Dr. Anthony Romeo (Dr. Anthony A. Romeo)
(March 24, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Jake Peavy, former Chicago White Sox pitcher who was traded to the Boston Red Sox last year, credits his shoulder surgeon, Dr. Anthony Romeo of Midwest Orthopedics at Rush in this MLB.com story.
Dr. Forsythe Discusses ACL Injuries in Skiers and Offers Tips for Injury Prevention (Dr. Brian Forsythe)
(March 24, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush's Dr. Brian Forsythe and his ACL patient were featured on WGN-TV's "Medical Watch" in a story about ACL injuries in skiers.
Risk of ACL Injuries in Youth Athletes Continue to Rise (Dr. Nikhil N. Verma)
(March 24, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Two sisters from Grayslake, IL, coincidentally experienced ACL injuries within a year of each other. Both of them became patients of Dr. Nikhil Verma of Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush.
Back to Skating after an ACL Injury and the Emotional Stages for Athletes (Dr. Charles A. Bush-Joseph)
(March 24, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Professional figure skater shares her story of returning to the ice after an ACL injury. Her surgeon, Dr. Charles Bush-Joseph, discusses the emotional stages of dealing with this type of injury.
Joint Replacement Specialist Dr. Tad Gerlinger Joins Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (Dr. Tad L. Gerlinger)
(March 19, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush is proud to announce the newest addition to its physician group: Tad Gerlinger, MD, a board certified joint replacement surgeon with a decorated career in the military.
Dr. Craig Della Valle Honored for His Contributions in Hip Replacement (Dr. Craig J. Della Valle)
(March 19, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Craig Della Valle, hip and knee specialist at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush, was named in the top five doctors in the country for hip replacement by Expertscape.