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.
Dr. Simon Lee and Dr. Johnny Lin Recognized for their Work with Soles4Souls
(May 23, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Simon Lee and Dr. Johnny Lin, foot and ankle surgeons, were featured in an ABC7 Chicago special feature called 'Asian Influences.' They were recognized for their work with Soles4Souls.
Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush among Nation's First Orthopedic Groups to Offer Package Pricing
(May 20, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush is one of the first orthopedic groups in the country to offer package pricing - a flat fee payment option - for treating some of the most common orthopedic conditions. MOR is also listing the price structure on their website for patients to see.
Soccer Has the Second-Highest Frequency of Head Injuries among Female Athletes (Dr. Jeffrey M. Mjaanes)
(May 20, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Jeffrey Mjaanes, Director of the Chicago Sports Concussion Clinic at Rush, weighs in on the recent U.S. Soccer ban on headers for kids under 10.
Dr. Madhu Singh Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physician Joins MOR (Dr. Madhu Singh)
(May 19, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Madhu Singh, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physician, Joins Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush.
Sparing the Scalpel: A Surgeon's Perspective on the Future of Orthopedics (Dr. Brian J. Cole)
(May 19, 2016 - Chicago, IL) n this TEDx talk, sports medicine expert and orthopedic surgeon Dr. Brian Cole "takes off the scrubs" to convey how contemporary thinking and treatments can "spare the scalpel" for injured and sidelined patients.
Rush University Medical Center a Leading Hospital for Joint Replacement
(May 13, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Rush University Medical Center is one of the leading hospitals in the nation for joint replacements, performing about 3,800 procedures a year.
The Young Athlete Is Not a Small Professional (Dr. Brian J. Cole)
(May 10, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Brian Cole recently contributed to a SoccerAmerica.com article about returning young players to the field after an injury. Entitled 'The young athlete is not a small professional,' this article was written by Dr. Dev K. Mishra, creator of SidelineSportsDoc.com.
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.
Dr. Brian Forsythe Explains NBA Star Stephen Curry's MCL Injury (Dr. Brian Forsythe)
(April 28, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Brian Forsythe, sports medicine orthopedic surgeon at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush and team physician for the Chicago Bulls, commented on Stephen Curry's recent medial collateral ligament (MCL) injury.
Dr. Brian Cole Provides Insight on Care Protocol for NBA Players (Dr. Brian J. Cole)
(April 27, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Brian Cole, head team physician for the Chicago Bulls and Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush physician, discusses Steph Curry and the care protocol of NBA players.
Dr. Wysocki Offers Advice on How to Skate Safer This Summer (Dr. Robert Wysocki)
(April 25, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Robert Wysocki of the MOR Hand, Wrist and Elbow Institute talks about the popularity of skateboarding, skateboard injuries and how to prevent them this summer.
Dr. Romeo Talks with Score Values about Youth Pitching Study (Dr. Anthony A. Romeo)
(April 13, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Romeo reviews his study evaluating young pitchers to the point of fatigue that will help determine limits for youth players going forward.