- Advocate Condell Medical Center
- Advocate Surgery Center - Libertyville
- Hawthorn Surgical Center
- Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital
- Vista Health System
BiographyA second generation orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Hamming is the son of Dr. Edward Hamming, a retired IBJI physician. Seeing the satisfaction his father took from helping people and the gratitude and respect patients felt for him inspired him Dr. Hamming to follow in his father’s footsteps. Dr. Hamming offers arthroscopy or other minimally invasive procedures, which decrease patient discomfort and speed recovery times. He customizes care to each patient individually to address any unique concerns or issues the patient may have. His goal is to eliminate patients’ pain and restore their function. These activities give him an added appreciation of the importance of healthy joints and help fuel his determination to to improve his patients’ conditions.
Additional Areas of Expertise
– Fracture Care
Philosophy of Care
In providing care, Dr. Hamming looks at the patient as a whole, treating the person, not merely the orthopedic problem. He takes the time to thoroughly explain each patient’s condition and various treatment options so that patients can participate in decisions about their care.
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis MN
Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
Steadman Hawkins Clinic Denver, Greenwood Village CO
- Team Physician – Zion Benton High School
- Team Physician – Waukegan High School
- Team Physician – Grayslake North High School
Curriculum VitaeSee my Curriculum Vitae [PDF]
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