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Biography

Dr. Gregory Lopez specializes in minimally invasive treatment of complex degenerative disorders of the spine, as well as pediatric and adult deformity. Dr. Lopez graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a bachelor's degree in arts, anthropology and pre-professional studies. He went on to receive his medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio School of Medicine. He completed his orthopedic surgery residency at University of California Irvine, where he created low cost surgical simulators for orthopedic surgery training. He then completed a spine surgery fellowship at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush. 

As an accomplished athlete; a former Toronto Blue Jays minor league baseball player and collegiate shortstop and team captain for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish, Dr. Lopez understands the rigorous regimen athletes endure and the orthopedic injuries an athlete may encounter. 

He has received many honors and awards including the AAOS Scientific Exhibit Award of Excellence. He has researched spine surgery topics. 

Dr. Lopez is married with four children.

Practice Emphasis

Spine Surgery

Disclosures 

AAOS Record of Disclosure

Education / Certifications

  • Medical School
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio School of Medicine, San Antonio, TX
  • Residency
    University of California, Irvine, Orange, CA - Orthopedic Surgery
  • Fellowship
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL - Spine Surgery
  • Board Certification
    Board eligible

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Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR) is committed to better understanding what patients think of our care, to help us continually improve the quality of our care.

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Hospital / Surgical Locations

Central DuPage Hospital

25 N. Winfield Road
Winfield, IL 60190

Rush Oak Park Hospital

520 S. Maple Avenue
Oak Park, IL 60304

Elmhurst Memorial Hospital

155 E. Brush Hill Road
Elmhurst, IL 60126 

Physician Office Locations

Rush Oak Park Hospital - Medical Office Building

610 South Maple Avenue, Suite 1550
Oak Park, Illinois 60304

Central DuPage Hospital - Outpatient Services

Outpatient Services Building
Suite 505
25 North Winfield Road
Winfield, Illinois 60190