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. Kathleen Weber President of the MLB Team Physicians Association (Dr. Kathleen Weber)
(May 3, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Kathleen Weber, MOR sports medicine 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.
Donate Life Month: Nurse Walks Again After Cartilage Donation (Dr. Brian J. Cole)
(April 27, 2016 - Chicago, IL) MOR sports medicine physician Dr. Brian Cole changed the life of a 37-year-old nurse who was unable to walk because of a debilitating condition involving the misalignment of her knee.
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.
The Proper Way to Skate Safe Summer Program
(April 26, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Jocelyn Shook, physician assistant at the Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush Hand, Wrist and Elbow Institute, talks with WGN-TV about the proper way to fall and Skate Safe this summer.
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.
MOR Orthopedic Surgeons Comment on Schwarber's ACL and LCL Knee Injury
(April 19, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush sports medicine physicians Dr. Verma and Dr. Yanke weigh in on Chicago Cubs outfielder Kyle Schwarber's knee injury.
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.
4 Things to Know about Chicago Cubs Outfielder Kyle Schwarber's Knee Injury (Dr. Charles A. Bush-Joseph)
(April 11, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Head team physician for the Chicago White Sox, Dr. Charles Bush-Joseph, highlights a few questions regarding the knee injury to Chicago Cubs outfielder Kyle Schwarber.
Have You Wondered What Medicine and Surgery Will Look Like in the Future? (Dr. Brian J. Cole)
(April 6, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Join Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush surgeon Dr. Brian Cole as he talks about "Sparing the Scalpel: A Surgeon's Perspective on the Future of Orthopedic Medicine" as part of "Seize the Future," a TEDxRushU 2016 event organized by Rush University Medical Center graduate students.
Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush Opens Spine Tumor Center in Chicago (Dr. Matthew Colman)
(April 5, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Matthew Colman, Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush, spine and musculoskeletal oncology surgeon, was recently recognized for the opening of the MOR Spine Tumor Center in chicago.
Dr. Jacobs Elected to Board of American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (Dr. Joshua J. Jacobs)
(April 4, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Dr. Joshua Jacobs, Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush hip and knee surgeon and Chairman of Orthopedic Surgery at Rush University Medical Center, was elected by the Board of Directors of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS) as a new director.
Kern Singh, MD and Frank Phillips, MD Design Catheter for Spine Procedures
(April 4, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Spine, back and neck orthopedic surgeons Dr. Kern Singh and Dr. Frank Phillips have worked together to design the Vital 5 ReLeaf Catheter aimed at reducing post-operative pain in patients undergoing orthopedic and spinal procedures.
The Effect of Fatigue on Pitching Mechanics and Potential Risk of Injury
(March 18, 2016 - Chicago, IL) Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush physicians and researchers (Dr. Bush-Joseph, Dr. Romeo, Dr. Verma and physician in training, Peter Chalmers) presented their new study on pitchers and fatigue at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.