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 on Concussion Recovery and an Athlete's Return to Play (Dr. Jeffrey M. Mjaanes)
(September 16, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Jeffrey Mjaanes, sports medicine physician at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush discusses concussion recovery, treatment and how he decides if an athlete is ready to return to play.
Dr. Mjaanes Featured in BCBS 'Be Smart. Be Well.' Kids, Concussion and Recovery Video (Dr. Jeffrey M. Mjaanes)
(September 15, 2014 - Chicago, IL) The Blue Cross Blue Shield member website "Be Smart. Be Well." recently called upon Dr. Jeffrey Mjaanes, sports medicine physician at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush, when they were looking for an expert to feature in a consumer video about concussion in youth athletes.
MLB Player Undergoes Hip Arthroscopy
(September 8, 2014 - Chicago, IL) All-star Troy Tulowitzki, shortstop for the Colorado Rockies, underwent surgery on August 15 to repair a torn labrum in his left hip. Midwest Orthopedics at Rush is one of the few practices performing hip arthroscopy in Chicago.
Dr. Mjaanes Talks with The Score: What's New in Concussion Prevention? (Dr. Jeffrey M. Mjaanes)
(September 8, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Jeffrey Mjaanes, Director of the Chicago Sports Concussion Clinic at Rush, talks about what's new in concussion prevention.
Dr. Della Valle Receives MSIS Award for Best Clinical Science Paper (Dr. Craig J. Della Valle)
(September 5, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Craig Della Valle, MOR hip and knee reconstruction and replacement orthopedic surgeon, received the 2014 Musculoskeletal Infection Society (MSIS) Jon T Mader Award.
MOR Physicians Research Incidence and Trends of ACL Reconstruction
(September 2, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Two Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush sports medicine physicians, Dr. Brian Cole and Dr. Bernard Bach, were involved in ACL reconstruction research recently published in the American Journal of Sports Medicine.
Preventing Concussions - Is the Latest Technology Effective? (Dr. Jeffrey M. Mjaanes)
(August 28, 2014 - Chicago, IL) By now, most sports fans are aware of the possible link between NFL players who sustained multiple concussions during their career and the resulting neurologic problems. However, many are not aware that the CDC has compiled some frightening statistics on children and concussion.
Proactive Approach to Reverse the Growing Trend of ACL Injuries
(August 26, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Over the past ten years, Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush sports medicine physicians have seen the number of ACL injuries among youth athletes skyrocket.
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.
Ankle Replacement for MOR Patients Provides New Lease on Life
(August 19, 2014 - Chicago, IL) With all the new advancements in ankle surgery, more patients are back to enjoying life without pain. Dr. Lin and Dr. Lee had this to say about ankle replacement surgery on ABC 30 Health Watch.
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.
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.