Roger Chams, MD

2017-11-20T18:15:41+00:00 October 18th, 2017|

Roger Chams, MD

Specialties
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Cartilage Restoration
  • Complex Knee Reconstruction
  • Sports Medicine
Board Certification
  • Orthopaedic Surgery

To Make an Appointment

Call 847-247-4000 or complete our online form to request an appointment

Practice Locations

Libertyville Physician Offices
720 Florsheim Drive
Libertyville, IL 60048

Phone: 847-247-4000

Fax: 847-234-2090

Grayslake Physician Offices
1275 E. Belvidere Rd.
Suite #150
Grayslake, IL 60030

Phone: 847-247-4000

Highland Park Physician Offices
1919 Skokie Valley Road
Highland Park, IL 60035

Phone: 847-375-3000

Lake Bluff Physician Offices
101 Waukegan Rd
Suite 990
Lake Bluff, IL 60044

Phone: 847-247-4000

Fax: 847-234-2090


Affiliated Hospitals

  • Advocate Condell Medical Center
  • Grayslake Surgical Center
  • Hawthorn Surgical Center
  • Illinois Sports Medicine & Orthopedic Surgery Center
  • NorthShore University Health System
  • Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital

Biography

Dr. Chams was fellowship trained at the prestigious Southern California Orthopedic Institute where he received specialized training in minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery of complex knee and shoulder issues and sports injuries. After his fellowship, he brought back many procedures that had not previously been performed in the area. His Sports Medicine experience includes treating thousands of Professional, NCAA, Amateur athletes, as well as work related injuries. Dr. Chams has been the team physician for Lake Forest College as well as multiple High School teams and athletic clubs, for 15 years. He has been chosen as a team physician for the USA Soccer Federation Men and Women National Teams. He has presented at national meetings, published multiple journal articles, instructional videos, and has authored a text book chapter on Advanced Shoulder Arthroscopy . He continues to be active as a member and instructor for the Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA), American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) , and the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM), teaching advanced knee and shoulder arthroscopic surgical technique courses for other Orthopedic surgeons. He is an instructor for the Residents / Fellows Advanced Surgical Arthroscopic Shoulder/ Knee Course at the Academy Learning Center and continues to routinely teach continued medical education courses for physicians, physical therapists, and athletic trainers. Dr. Chams has been awarded to the “Top Tier MD”, “Chicago’s Top Doctor”, American Registry “Patient’s Choice”. He has been selected to “America’s Top Orthopedists “by the Consumer Research Counsel of America for the last 12 years.

Additional Areas of Expertise

Affilations and Associations

  • Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA)
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM)
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)

Team Affiliations:

  • Medical Director, Chicago Red Stars
  • Team Physician, US Soccer Federation
  • Team Physician, Lake Forest College
  • Team Physician for Multiple Local High Schools and Club Teams

Education

Medical School

University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Medicine

Residency

Orthopaedic Residency

University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Medicine

Fellowship

Sports Medicine/Arthroscopy

Southern California Orthopaedic Institute

Awards

  • Chicago Magazine- “Chicago’s Top Doctors”
  • North Shore Magazine- “Top Tier M.D.”
  • American Registry- Patient’s Choice Award
  • Selected as one of “America’s Top Orthopedists”

 

Visit My Website:

https://www.drrogerchams.com

Curriculum Vitae

See my Curriculum Vitae [PDF]

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