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.
Ten Knee Surgeries that Impact History (Dr. Brian J. Cole)
(August 21, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Brian Cole, Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush, who performed knee surgery on the Chicago Bulls' Derrick Rose, was named to the 'Ten Knee Surgeries that Impact History' list.
What You Should Know Before Your Hip Replacement (Dr. Joshua J. Jacobs)
(August 13, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Joshua Jacobs, MOR hip specialist contributes to a recent article in Health U.S.News & World Report about things to keep in mind when considering a hip replacement.
MOR Physicians Considered Leaders of Chicago Healthcare
(August 13, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Becker's Hospital Review recently listed 75 people who have contributed to the shape of healthcare in Chicago, including Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush physicians.
Dr. Bush-Joseph to Provide Medical Coverage for MLB All-Star Series in Japan (Dr. Charles A. Bush-Joseph)
(August 12, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Charles Bush-Joseph, MOR sports medicine physician and head team physician for the Chicago White Sox, has been selected by the MLBPA and MLB to provide orthopedic coverage for their 11th Annual All-Star Series tour in Japan.
Shoulder Replacement Surgery for Rheumatoid Arthritis Sufferers (Dr. Anthony A. Romeo)
(August 4, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Anthony Romeo, director of shoulder and elbow surgery at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush, about the effectiveness of shoulder replacement surgery for patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
Using Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) to Treat Injuries (Dr. Brian J. Cole)
(July 25, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Brian Cole, sports medicine physician at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush was featured in this Chicago Health story about the future of platelet rich plasma (PRP) treatment for orthopedic conditions.
Rush Ranked #6 Hospital in the U.S. for Orthopedics; Top in Illinois
(July 15, 2014 - Chicago, IL) U.S.News & World Report, which annually publishes a list of the best hospital specialty programs in the country, just released its 2014 ranking, naming Rush University Medical Center as the #6 orthopedic program in the nation and the top ranked program in Illinois.
Ankle Replacement Surgery for Patients Suffering from Ankle Arthritis
(July 14, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush foot and ankle specialists, Dr. Johnny Lin and Dr. Simon Lee believe the new technology used in ankle replacement surgery (also called ankle arthroplasty) allows for better mobility and flexibility than ankle fusion.
Dr. Kathleen Weber Discuses Being a Female NBA Physician (Dr. Kathleen Weber)
(July 3, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Weber answers questions about her role as the only female physician for the MLB and one of two female physicians for the NBA and provides her insights about sports medicine.
Rush Honors Dr. David Cheng as the 'Dr. Sukunya Dunphy Memorial Teacher of the Year' (Dr. David S. Cheng)
(July 2, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Dr. David Cheng, Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush board certified physical medicine and pain management specialist, was selected by Rush University Medical Center as the 'Dr. Sukunya Dunphy Memorial Teacher of the Year.'
Back Surgery: What You Need to Know Before Going under the Knife (Dr. Kern Singh)
(June 30, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Kern Singh, Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR) spine surgeon and co-director of the MOR Minimally Invasive Spine Institute recently contributed to Heath Radar's 'Ask the Doctor' column.
What Parents Need to Know about ACL Injuries, Treatment and Prevention (Dr. Nikhil N. Verma)
(June 25, 2014 - Chicago, IL) In this interview with WSCR-AM (The Score) reporter Adam Harris, Dr. Nikhil Verma, Donna Williams, PT, MHS, ART Certified and Dave Heidloff, ATC of Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush discuss what parents need to know about ACL injuries, treatment and prevention.