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.
Science of Pitching: Dr. Joshua Blomgren on FOX TV (Dr. Joshua A. Blomgren)
(October 20, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Blomgren, Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush sports medicine physician and a team doctor for the Chicago White Sox, talks about preventing and treating throwing injuries.
Science of Pitching: Dr. Nikhil Verma on FOX TV (Dr. Nikhil N. Verma)
(October 20, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Verma, Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush sports medicine physician and a team doctor for the Chicago White Sox, talks about how to keep pitchers healthy.
Science of Pitching: Dr. Antonia Zaferiou on FOX TV
(October 20, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Antonia Zaferiou runs the motion analysis lab at Rush University Medical Center. Along with Dr. Anthony Romeo and Dr. Nikhil Verma, both sports medicine surgeons and team physicians for the Chicago White Sox.
Achilles Injuries on the Rise
(October 18, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush foot and ankle physicians have seen the number of patients with Achilles injuries increase by nearly 300 percent over a ten year period (from 2003 through 2014).
Dr. John Fernandez Talks about the Danger of Dog Injuries (Dr. John J. Fernandez)
(October 14, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Dr. John Fernandez, hand, wrist and elbow surgeon at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush, talks about preventing the most common upper extremity injuries that dog ownership can cause.
NBC5 Make a Difference - Chicago Sports Summit
(October 14, 2016 - Chicago, IL) NBC5 featured the first-ever Chicago Sports Summit (sponsored by Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush) in its Make a Difference feature. All net proceeds from the event were donated to After School Matters.
Dr. Kathleen Weber and the White House's "Stop The Bleed" Initiative (Dr. Kathleen Weber)
(October 12, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Kathleen Weber's input was critical to advancing what became the White House's 'Stop The Bleed' initiative.
Proceeds from Chicago Sports Summit Donated to After School Matters
(October 11, 2016 - Chicago, IL) The first-ever Chicago Sports Summit, sponsored by Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush, donated all proceeds to After School Matters.
Rheumatoid Arthritis Patient Now Free of Debilitating Pain (Dr. Mark S. Cohen)
(October 10, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Nancy was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis at 34 and spent much of her adult life in debilitating pain.
Football Concussion Awareness: Education is Key for Coaches, Parents and Players (Dr. Leda A. Ghannad)
(October 10, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Leda Ghannad, primary care sports medicine physician, encourages concussion awareness, especially now during peak football season.
Windy City Bulls Add Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush Physicians to the Roster
(October 4, 2016 - Chicago, IL) The Windy City Bulls, NBA D-League affiliate of the Chicago Bulls, announced Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush will serve as team physicians.
Dr. Edward Goldberg and Dr. Madhu Singh Review Options for Relieving Back Pain
(October 3, 2016 - Chicago, IL) In this West Suburban Living magazine feature, 'Relieving Back Pain,' Dr. Edward Goldberg and Dr. Madhu Singh talked about treatment options available to patients.
Dr. Kathleen Weber President of the MLB Team Physicians Association (Dr. Kathleen Weber)
(May 3, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Kathleen Weber, Chicago White Sox team physician and the Director of Primary Care/Sports Medicine and Women's Sports Medicine at Rush University Medical Center, has been elected President of the MLBTPA.