Biography

Dr. Sporer specializes in hip, knee, and joint replacement. He has special interests in primary and revision arthroplasty surgery, including the anterior and posterior approach to hip replacement, and minimally invasive techniques. 

A medical graduate from the University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa, Dr. Sporer completed his residencies at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire, and Connecticut Children's Medical Center in Hartford. In addition, he served as an adult reconstruction fellow at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago. He is Board Certified to the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. 

Dr. Sporer is currently on the board of directors for The American Joint Replacement Registry and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. His areas of research include long-term follow-up studies of the hip, complications associated with total knee replacement, and the regional variation in medicine.

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Dr. Sporer is a member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and Hip Society.

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Curriculum Vitae

Practice Emphasis 

Hip Reconstruction and Replacement
Knee Reconstruction and Replacement

Special Procedures 

Minimally invasive surgery

Research Interests

Outcome studies of total joint replacement

Disclosures 

AAOS Record of Disclosure 
Medical Consultant for: DJO Surgical, Osteoremedies and Pixarbio

Clinical Support Staff 

Lisa Marino (SEC)
Angela Rodriguez (SEC)
April Penkala (PA)
Lauren Opila (PA)
Allison Murray (RN)

Education / Certifications

  • Medical School
    University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine
  • Residency
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Hanover, NH - Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Fellowship
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL - Adult Reconstruction
  • Board Certification
    Orthopaedic Surgery

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Hospital / Surgical Locations

Central DuPage Hospital

25 N. Winfield Road
Winfield, IL 60190

Rush University Medical Center

1653 W. Congress Parkway
Chicago, IL 60612

Physician Office Locations

Orthopedic Building at Rush University Medical Center

1611 West Harrison Street
Chicago, Illinois 60612

Central DuPage Hospital - Outpatient Services

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