Orthopaedic and Spine Care
The Northwestern Medicine Center for Comprehensive Orthopaedic and Spine Care is one of the nation’s premier destinations for musculoskeletal services. The Center offers expert care for orthopaedic and musculoskeletal issues, treatment for sports injuries and a specialized center for neck, back and spine.
Featuring state-of-the-art imaging and operating room facilities, the Center is staffed by a diverse team of medical specialists including orthopaedic surgeons, neurological surgeons, primary care sports medicine physicians, physiatrists, physical therapists and a dedicated radiologist. This fosters an ideal collaborative environment to ensure accurate diagnoses, better patient outcomes and streamlined care.
The Center uses a unique model for spine care where orthopaedic surgeons and neurological surgeons practice in the same clinic and collaborate to offer enhanced patient care.
Important initiatives include:
The Institute grew out of the Northwestern Medicine dedication to doing whatever is required to achieve the highest clinical quality and patient outcomes. It features an expanded outpatient presence through coordinated programs at Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest, Northwestern Medicine Grayslake, Elmhurst Hospital, and other future sites of practice.
The Center specializes in:
The Center offers a variety of treatment options, which include: