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Ranked among the very best orthopedic programs in the country by U.S.News & World Report, Rush University Medical Center in Chicago is home to nationally respected orthopedic surgeons who find great reward in the fact that their research, discoveries and leading-edge therapies benefit patients today, not decades from now.

Services Provided

The orthopedics program at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago has specialists devoted to diagnosing and treating virtually any problem of the bones, joints, cartilage and ligaments. Services include:

  • Cartilage Restoration Center
    At the forefront of developing treatment for joint defects, the Rush Cartilage Restoration Center has played a lead role in testing biological methods for repairing early damage to knee cartilage, as well as refining time-honored techniques for repairing damaged joints.

  • Chicago Sports Concussion Clinic at Rush: Our mission at the Chicago Sports Concussion Clinic at Rush is to provide child, teen and adult athletes with evaluation, treatment and medical clearance for sports-related concussion.

  • Foot & Ankle Care
    Our foot and ankle specialists care for patients with sports injuries and work-related problems, as well as those with foot disorders caused by arthritis, diabetes and other conditions.

  • Joint Replacement Surgery Program
    Orthopedic surgeons at Rush have pioneered major advances in joint replacement surgery, including cementless implants, minimally invasive approaches to knee and hip replacement and the use of knee implants that behave more like a person's own knee.
  • Limb Preservation Center
    The only program of its kind in the Midwest, the Center for Limb Preservation is dedicated to saving limbs in jeopardy and helping people at risk of significant functional loss.
  • Orthopedic Cancer & Transplants Program
    Rush specializes in bone transplantation, the use of bone substitutes and complicated tumor reconstruction. Rush has the largest practice for bone and soft tissue sarcomas in Illinois and one of the largest musculoskeletal tumor programs in the country.
  • Orthopedic Trauma Program
    The orthopedic trauma program at Rush focuses on the treatment of acute fractures, post-traumatic deformities and nonunions, including injuries to the pelvis and acetabulum.
  • Pediatric Orthopedics Program
    Our pediatric experts take a family-focused approach to the diagnosis and treatment of infants, children, adolescents and young adults with orthopedic conditions.
  • Sarcoma and Soft Tissue Tumors: The Orthopedic Cancer and Transplant Program at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago is one of the country's largest and most sophisticated musculoskeletal programs, and a nationally recognized leader in diagnosing and treating all types of bone and soft tissue cancers.
  • Spine and Back Center
    Our program brings together the expertise of specialists from different disciplines, pinpointing and treating the sources of spine, back and neckpain including herniated disc, spinal fusion and spinal stenosis while offering the latest, most innovative nonsurgical and surgical treatment options.
  • Women's Sports Medicine Program  
    Rush has one of the nation's few dedicated women's sports medicine programs. The program offers state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment of sports injuries  paying special attention to gender-related issues that can affect athletic performance.


Contact Phone
(888) 352-RUSH
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LocationHours of Operation
Orthopedic Building
1611 W. Harrison St.
Chicago, IL 60612

Orthopedic surgeons at Rush see patients at various locations. To find an orthopedic surgeon who meets your needs, call (888) 352-RUSH.

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