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.
We also publish quarterly patient newsletters. These newsletters are designed to provide our patients with timely articles relative to orthopedic advancements, practice-related updates, and other beneficial information. Visit our Practice Publications Area to download recent issues.
7th Annual 'Soles for Souls' Event Benefits Numerous Homeless Chicagoans
(December 9, 2013 - Chicago, IL) any homeless Chicagoans got some relief for cold, wet, uncomfortable feet thanks to Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush foot and ankle surgeons Dr. Simon Lee, Dr. Johnny Lin and Dr. David Garras and Rush University Medical Center students and residents at the 7th annual "Soles for Souls" event at the Franciscan House of Mary & Joseph.
Dr. George Holmes Treats Ballet Dancer with Os Trigonum Syndrome (Dr. George B. Holmes)
(December 9, 2013 - Chicago, IL) Ballet dancer Sara Strom is performing a solo in the Civic Ballet's 'Nutcracker' for the second year in a row after recovering from ankle surgery performed by Dr. George Holmes, foot and ankle specialist.
Dr. Gustafson Offers Advice to Avoid Packing on Pounds this Holiday Season (Dr. Karen Gustafson)
(December 5, 2013 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Karen Gustafson, a primary care physician at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush, offers great advice for individuals and families during this time of delicious treats and overindulgence.
Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush Significant Others Make a Difference
(December 5, 2013 - Chicago, IL) The wives of physicians at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR) and MOR employees were greeted with smiles by residents of Deborah's Place during a holiday visit to the housing facility in Chicago.
Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Treatment for Orthopedic Injuries (Dr. Brian J. Cole)
(December 3, 2013 - Chicago, IL) Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush surgeon Dr. Brian Cole was included in this New Yorker story about the use and research of platelet rich plasma (PRP) treatment for orthopedic injuries.
Chicago Bulls' Derrick Rose Undergoes Successful Surgery
(November 25, 2013 - Chicago, IL) Chicago Bulls' guard Derrick Rose underwent successful surgery. For more information visit Bulls.com.
USA Today, Lindsey Vonn: Dr. Forsythe Comments on Athletes with ACL Injuries (Dr. Brian Forsythe)
(November 21, 2013 - Chicago, IL) As Americans look forward to watching their favorite Olympians compete this winter, Dr. Brian Forsythe, sports medicine physician and surgeon, Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush, comments on Lindsey Vonn's recent reinjury of her ACL in this USA Today story.
Dr. Singh Nominated for 'Best Clinical Paper' at the NASS 28th Annual Meeting (Dr. Kern Singh)
(November 21, 2013 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Kern Singh, an orthopedic spine surgeon with Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR) and head of the MOR Minimally Invasive Spine Institute, was recently nominated for 'Best Clinical Paper' at the North American Spine Society (NASS) 28th Annual Meeting.
Dr. Bush-Joseph Receives Special Recognition Award from IATA (Dr. Charles A. Bush-Joseph)
(November 18, 2013 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Charles Bush-Joseph, a surgeon and sports medicine physician with Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush, recently received the "Special Recognition Award" from the Illinois Athletic Trainers Association (IATA) during the annual State Meeting and Clinical Symposium in Springfield, Illinois.
Dr. Mjaanes Stresses the Importance of Concussion Education for Coaches (Dr. Jeffrey M. Mjaanes)
(November 15, 2013 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Jeffrey Mjaanes, sports medicine physician, Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush and Director, Chicago Sports Concussion Clinic at Rush, talks with Comcast Sportsnet about the importance of educating youth coaches about concussion and getting a youth athlete treated immediately if a concussion is suspected.