Anuj S. Puppala, MD

Anuj S. Puppala, MD

Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon with Specialization in Joint Replacement Surgery

Phone: 630-323-6116

Board Certifications
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Certified Independent Medical Examiner (ABIME)

Practice Locations

Affiliated Hospitals

  • AMITA Health Adventist Medical Center La Grange
  • Plainfield Surgery Center
  • Salt Creek Surgery Center
  • Silver Cross Hospital

Areas of Expertise

  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • MAKO Robotic Total Knee Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement - Outpatient and Patient Specific Instrumentation
  • Anterior Hip Replacement


Dr. Anuj Puppala, a board certified orthopaedic surgeon, specializes in joint replacement surgery of the hip, knee, and shoulder, as well as arthroscopic surgery and fracture surgery. Additionally, Dr. Puppala performs minimally invasive direct anterior hip replacements, which are less painful and have shorter recovery times. Upon graduation from Northwestern University, Dr. Puppala attended medical school at the Chicago Medical School and then went on to complete an internship and residency at Ochsner Clinic Hospital in New Orleans, Louisiana.

During his time at Ochsner Clinic Hospital, Dr. Puppala served as associate team physician for the New Orleans Saints and the New Orleans Hornets sports teams. Dr. Puppala previously spent time as associate team physician for University of St. Francis in Joliet and currently serves as team physician for Romeoville High School in Romeoville, Illinois.

Dr. Puppala combines leading edge, minimally invasive techniques with proven traditional methods to provide patients with the best possible care.

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My Team


Medical School

Finch University of Health Sciences/The Chicago Medical School Chicago, IL


Ochsner Clinic Foundation New Orleans, LA


Ochsner Clinic Foundation New Orleans, LA

Affiliations and Associations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
  • American Medical Associations (AMA)


  • Partner, Hinsdale Orthopaedics
  • Former Team Physician, Romeoville High School
  • Former Associate Team Physician, University of St. Francis
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