Hip and Knee Reconstruction and Replacement

The physicians of Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush stand at the forefront of surgical treatment of bone and joint problems, including arthritic and inflammatory conditions for both adults and adolescents, degenerative problems, failed joint surgery, infected joints and avascular necrosis (blood-flow problem) of hip and knee joints.

Effective joint reconstruction requires a combination of surgical expertise and collaboration among a variety of specialists throughout the patient's entire course of treatment. The research and patient care collaboration between Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush and Rush University Medical Center allows progressive treatment alternatives and new technologies for joint reconstruction, including application and development of joint arthroplasties, corrective osteotomies, and prosthetic joint replacements.

Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush is comprised of highly trained, credentialed physicians, specialty nurses, rehabilitation therapists, and pain management specialists dedicated to restoring function to the fullest extent possible.

MOR is proud to be designated as a Blue Cross Blue Shield Blue Distinction® Center for Knee and Hip Replacement. Blue Distinction Centers demonstrate an expertise in quality care, resulting in better overall outcomes for patients, by meeting objective clinical measures developed with input from expert physicians and medical organizations.


 

Doctors

Richard A Berger, M.D.

Hip & Knee Reconstruction and Replacement Orthopedic Surgeon

Assistant Professor, Rush University Medical Center

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Craig J. Della Valle, M.D.

Hip & Knee Reconstruction and Replacement Orthopedic Surgeon

Professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Chief of Adult Reconstructive Surgery, Rush University Medical Center

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Jorge O. Galante, M.D. (1934-2017)

Hip & Knee Reconstruction and Replacement Orthopedic Surgeon

Professor, Rush University Medical Center

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Tad L. Gerlinger, M.D.

Hip & Knee Reconstruction and Replacement Orthopedic Surgeon

Colonel(Ret) Medical Corps, US Army

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Steven Gitelis, M.D.

Orthopedic Oncology, Hip & Knee Reconstruction and Replacement Orthopedic Surgeon

Professor & Vice Chairman, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Director, Section of Orthopedic Oncology, Associate Chief Medical Officer for Surgery, Chief of Surgery at RUMC, & Associate Dean of Surgical Services at Rush Medical College

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Joshua J. Jacobs, M.D.

Hip & Knee Replacement Orthopedic Surgeon

William A. Hark, MD, Susanne G. Swift Professor and Chairman, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rush University Medical Center

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Brett R. Levine, M.D., M.S.

Hip & Knee Reconstruction and Replacement Orthopedic Surgeon

Assistant Professor, Rush University Medical Center

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Denis Nam, M.D., M.Sc.

Hip & Knee Replacement Orthopedic Surgeon

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Wayne G. Paprosky, M.D.

Hip & Knee Replacement Orthopedic Surgeon

Professor, Rush University Medical Center

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Aaron G. Rosenberg, M.D.

Hip & Knee Replacement Orthopedic Surgeon

Professor, Rush University Medical Center

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Scott Sporer, M.D.

Hip & Knee Replacement Orthopedic Surgeon

Associate Professor, Rush University Medical Center

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Nicholas Ting, M.D.

Hip & Knee Replacement Orthopedic Surgeon

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