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. Cole Discusses Keeping Physicians Accountable under the Affordable Care Act (Dr. Brian J. Cole)
(March 5, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Brian Cole, orthopedic surgeon at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush, head team physician for the Chicago Bulls and team physician for the Chicago White Sox, was a panelist in a Crain's Chicago Business breakfast discussion about keeping physicians accountable under the Affordable Care Act.
Chicago Bulls Pregame Live Report with Dr. Brian Cole (Dr. Brian J. Cole)
(February 28, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush Dr. Brian Cole, sports medicine specialist and head team physician for the Chicago Bulls talks with Steve Kashul during the Bulls vs. Atlanta Hawks Radio Network Pregame Live report about common knee injuries in the NBA.
Dr. Mjaanes Sheds His Locks to Support St. Baldrick's Fight against Childhood Cancer (Dr. Jeffrey M. Mjaanes)
(February 28, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Jeffrey Mjaanes, a sports medicine physician at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush, once again said, 'goodbye' to his locks during the St. Baldrick's Foundation event at Rush University Medical Center.
Dr. Weber Helps Raise Awareness for Girls in the Game at the 19th Annual Field of Dreams Gala (Dr. Kathleen Weber)
(February 24, 2014 - Chicago, IL) The 19th Annual Field of Dreams Gala for Girls in the Game was held at the Chicago Marriott Downtown and featured the dynamic duo of Dr. Kathy Weber, sports physician at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush, and Peggy Kusinski, sports reporter for NBC5 Chicago.
Chicago Bulls TV and Radio Network Pregame Live Report with Dr. Nicholson (Dr. Gregory P. Nicholson)
(February 24, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush shoulder, elbow and knee orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Gregory Nicholson talks with Steve Kashul during the Chicago Bulls vs. Denver Nuggets: Bulls TV and Radio Network Pregame Live report.
Icy Weather Brings a Record Number of Hand, Wrist and Elbow Injuries (Dr. Mark S. Cohen)
(February 21, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Mark Cohen, physician at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush Hand, Wrist & Elbow Institute, was interviewed by ABC-7 about the record number of slip and fall injuries he has treated this winter.
The Top 22 North American Knee Surgeons Announced (Dr. Craig J. Della Valle)
(February 20, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Orthopedics This Week (OTW) announced the Top 22 North American Knee Surgeons and Dr. Craig Della Valle was again included in the elite list.
CHEF Presents Dr. Lee with the Prestigious Community Leadership Award (Dr. Simon Lee)
(February 19, 2014 - Chicago, IL) The Chicago Health Executives Forum (CHEF) presented Dr. Simon Lee of Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush with the Community Leadership Award for his work with "Soles4Souls". Congratulations to Dr. Lee on a well-deserved recognition!
Dr. Singh Honored by the North American Spine Society (Dr. Kern Singh)
(February 19, 2014 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Kern Singh, spine surgeon and co-director of the Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush Minimally Invasive Spine Institute, was honored during the North American Spine Society (NASS) annual meeting.
Chicago Figure Skater Jumps Back Into the Rink after ACL Surgery (Dr. Charles A. Bush-Joseph)
(February 18, 2014 - Chicago, IL) With figure skaters currently performing easy-appearing stunts at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, many spectators forget that the sport can be very dangerous.
Ankle Replacement Surgery is the New Treatment of Choice for Qualified Patients with Ankle Arthritis
(February 12, 2014 - Chicago, IL) At one time, patients who were suffering from ankle arthritis had limited treatment options. Ankle arthroplasty (ankle replacement surgery) is increasingly becoming the recommended treatment for qualified patients.