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Dec 16, 2016, 11:15 ET Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush Named Orthopedic Provider for the Bo Jackson Elite Sports Center

Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR) is proud to announce its affiliation with Bo Jackson Elite Sports Center (BJES), Lockport. MOR physicians will...


Dec 14, 2016, 04:20 ET Illinois High School Association Mandates Lower Pitch Count

Concerned about the health of young throwers' shoulders and elbows, the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) Board of Directors voted this week to ...


Nov 28, 2016, 11:30 ET Doctors With Sole

Who: In the ultimate act of service at the beginning of Chicago's coldest season, Drs. Simon Lee, Johnny Lin and Kamran Hamid, foot and ankle...


Nov 04, 2016, 10:15 ET Illinois Athletic Trainers, Physicians Create Prevention Program To Reduce Achilles Injuries

Concerned by the rising number of ankle injuries in athletes of all ages, the Illinois Athletic Trainers Association (IATA) and physicians at Midwest ...


Aug 24, 2016, 09:00 ET New Study Shows a Limit on Innings Pitched After Tommy John Surgery Recovery May be Unnecessary

With the stakes so high for pitchers in Major League Baseball (MLB), it is critical to get answers regarding one of the most rapidly growing...


Aug 03, 2016, 01:06 ET Rush Orthopaedic Program Ranked No. 4 in the U.S.; Top in Illinois

U.S. News & World Report released its annual ranking of Best Hospitals and the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Rush University Medical Center...


Jun 20, 2016, 10:51 ET Doctors And Athletic Trainers Urge States To Regulate Pitch Count For High School Baseball Players

Sports medicine experts in Illinois are leading a preemptive strike against high school overpitching in the U.S. Concerned that only eight states...


Jun 20, 2016, 10:00 ET First-Ever Chicago Sports Summit Slated For October 5

The biggest names in Chicago sports will share their expertise on the business of sports and how it impacts the city during the first-ever Chicago...


Jun 17, 2016, 09:00 ET New Study Reveals Hip Arthroscopy Effective Treatment For Hip Impingement: Outcome Varies Depending On Patient's Age And Sex

A new study by Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR) surgeons found both male and female patients did well after having arthroscopic surgery for painful ...


May 16, 2016, 12:11 ET Midwest Orthopaedics At Rush One Of Nation's First Orthopedic Groups To Offer Package Pricing

Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR) is one of the first orthopedic groups in the country to offer package pricing - a flat fee payment option - for...


Apr 21, 2016, 10:00 ET Chicagoland Communities Work To Flip The Stats On Skateboard Injuries

Local communities throughout Chicagoland are joining forces with physicians to keep kids safe at skate parks this spring. The 'Skate Safe'...


Apr 05, 2016, 11:36 ET Golfers Needing Spine Surgery Recruited For New Study To Get Them Back On Course

If you are one of the 30 to 50 percent of all golfers struggling with back and neck pain, you might benefit from a new study that will help you out...


Apr 01, 2016, 12:46 ET Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush Occupational Health & Workers' Compensation Conference Scheduled for May 5

Midwest Orthopedics at Rush (MOR) occupational health specialist, Richard Rodarte, M.D., and a panel of other MOR physicians and prestigious guest...


Mar 23, 2016, 03:42 ET New Spine Tumor Center Opens At Chicago's Midwest Orthopaedics At Rush

Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR) is pleased to announce the opening of the Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush Spine Tumor Center. Leading this effort is...


Dec 24, 2015, 10:00 ET Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush Physicians Among Chicago Magazine's "Top Doctors"

Five Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush physicians were named among the Chicago area's "Top Doctors" in the January 2016 issue of Chicago Magazine. They...


Dec 23, 2015, 10:20 ET Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush Now Offers Physician Ratings on the Website

Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR) has instituted a physician rating system that is available to the public on the MOR website. Patients were asked...


Nov 30, 2015, 11:57 ET Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR) Announces January 4 Opening of Munster Clinic

The orthopedic specialists at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR) will be expanding into Northwest Indiana beginning January 4, 2016. Known as the...


Nov 24, 2015, 11:58 ET Doctors With Sole

Who: In the ultimate act of service at the beginning of Chicago's coldest season, Drs. Simon Lee and Johnny Lin, foot and ankle surgeons at Midwest...


Nov 23, 2015, 12:00 ET Patients Needed For New Study Using Stem Cells For Rotator Cuff Injuries

Shoulder physicians at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR) are actively recruiting patients with rotator cuff injuries to participate in a clinical...


Sep 16, 2015, 10:07 ET Nationally Ranked Orthopedic Physicians Discuss Latest Developments In Preventing And Treating Shoulder Pain

The orthopedic specialists at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR), ranked the nation's No. 6 orthopedic group by US News & World Report, are offering...


Jul 24, 2015, 10:00 ET Rush University Medical Center's Orthopedic Program Ranked No. 6 In US; Top in Illinois

The orthopedic program at Rush University Medical Center continues its legacy of excellence with a 2015 ranking by U.S. News & World Report as No. 6...


Jul 22, 2015, 01:19 ET Study Shows Teen Athletes Are The Fastest Growing Population Undergoing Elbow Reconstructive Surgery

A new study showing teenage athletes make up more than half of all patients undergoing ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) elbow reconstructive surgery,...


Jul 21, 2015, 10:00 ET 3rd Annual Youth Sports Injury Prevention Summit At U.S. Cellular Field August 7

Some of the nation's most respected sports medicine physicians will join athletic directors, coaches and trainers to discuss the latest updates in...


Jun 29, 2015, 11:00 ET Study Shows Patients Maintain Or Improve Golf Handicap After Spinal Fusion

There is good news for golfers suffering from chronic low back pain and needing spinal fusion surgery. A new study by Dr. Frank Phillips, co-director ...


Jun 10, 2015, 11:58 ET "Get Back in the Swing" Clinics With Golf Pro Jim Suttie

Often referred to as the "best golf teacher In Illinois," renowned PGA instructor Dr. Jim Suttie will share secrets for surviving the game of golf...