Meet Our Team


Our team includes board-certified and fellowship-trained specialists in foot and ankle, sports medicine, spine & back pain, rheumatology, pain management, hand and upper extremity, total joint and general orthopedics – all the subspecialty care you need in one place.

IBJI Glenview Physicians

Pictured from left to right: Gregory R. Palutsis, MD; Amy Jo Ptaszek, MD; William J. Robb III, MD; Leon S. Benson, MD; Van P. Stamos, MD; James L. Fox, Jr., MD; Michael R. O’Rourke, MD; Eric L. Chehab, MD

 

IBJI Glenview Physicians

Pictured from left to right: Alfonso E. Bello, MD; Andrew Hunt, MD; Craig S. Phillips, MD; Carla O. Gamez, DPM; Gregory H. Portland, MD; Gary S. Shapiro, MD; Mark M. Mikhael, MD

Not pictured: Robert D. McMillan, MD; David F. Beigler, MD; Steven L. Haddad, MD


Physician Assistants

Melissa Childs, PA-C

Certifications: National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants
Education: Finch University of Health Sciences, The Chicago Medical School - MMS/PA
Contact: Administrative Assistant 847.724.4293

Erica Twarling, PA-C

Certifications: National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants
Education: Finch University of Health Sciences, The Chicago Medical School - MS/PA
Contact: Administrative Assistant 847.832.6606

Courtney Paison, PA-C

Certifications: National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants
Education: Finch University of Health Sciences, The Chicago Medical School - MMS/PA
Contact: Administrative Assistant 847.724.4491

Jessica Silgalis, PA-C

Certifications: National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants
Education: Finch University of Health Sciences, The Chicago Medical School - BS/PA
Contact: Administrative Assistant 847.724.4492

Christopher Braier, PA-C

Certifications: National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants
Education: Northwestern University, Feinberg Medical School - MS/PA
Contact: Administrative Assistant 847.724.4978

Corey Merrill, PA-C: 

Certifications: National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants
Education: The Ohio State University of Health Sciences,Ohio Dominican University, MSPAS
Contact: Administrative Assistant 847.724.4198

Audrey Sindic, PA-C:

Certifications: National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants
Education: A.T. Still University, MS/PA
Contact:  Administrative Assistant 847.724.6021