Adam C. Young, MD
Alan C. League, MD
Albert Knuth, MD
Alejandra Rodriguez-Paez, MD
Alexander E. Michalow, MD
Alexander Gordon, MD
Alexander J. Tauchen, MD
Alexander M. Crespo, MD
Alfonso Bello, MD
Ami Kothari, MD
Amy Jo Ptaszek, MD
Anand Vora, MD
Andrea S. Kramer, MD
Andrew J. Riff, MD
Angela R. Crowley, MD
Angelo Savino, MD
Anthony Savino, MD
Anuj S. Puppala, MD
Ari Kaz, MD
Ashraf H. Darwish, MD
Ashraf Hasan, MD
Austin Chinn, DPM
Bradley Dworsky, MD
Brian Clay, MD
Brian J. Burgess, DPM
Brian R. McCall, MD
Brian Schwartz, MD
Brian Weatherford, MD
Brooke Vanderby, MD
Bruce E. Noxon, DPM, FACFAS, FAPWCA
Bruce Summerville, MD
Bryan Waxman, MD
Bryant S. Ho, MD
Carey E. Ellis, MD
Carla Gamez, DPM
Cary R. Templin, MD
Charles L. Lettvin, MD
Charles M. Lieder, DO
Chinyoung Park, MD
Christ Pavlatos, MD
Christian Skjong, MD
Christopher C. Mahr, MD
Christopher J. Bergin, MD
Craig Cummins, MD
Craig Phillips, MD
Craig S. Williams, MD
Craig Westin, MD
Daniel M. Dean, MD
David Beigler, MD
David Guelich, MD
David H. Garelick, MD
David Hamming, MD
David Hoffman, MD
David M. Anderson, MD
David Raab, MD
David Schneider, DO
Djuro Petkovic, MD
Douglas Diekevers, DPM
Douglas Solway, DPM
E. Quinn Regan, MD
Eddie Jones Jr., MD
Edward J. Logue, MD
Ellis K. Nam, MD
Eric Chehab, MD
Eric L. Lee, MD
Evan A. Dougherty, MD
Garo Emerzian, DPM
Gary Shapiro, MD
Giridhar Burra, MD
Gregory Brebach, MD
Gregory J. Fahrenbach, MD
Gregory Portland, MD
Harpreet S. Basran, MD
Holly L. Brockman, MD
Inbar Kirson, MD, FACOG, Diplomate ABOM
Jacob M. Babu, MD, MHA
Jalaal Shah, DO
James M. Hill, MD
James R. Bresch, MD
Jason G. Hurbanek, MD
Jason Ghodasra, MD
Jason J. Shrouder-Henry, MD
Jeffrey Ackerman, MD
Jeffrey Goldstein, MD
Jeffrey Staron, MD
Jeffrey Visotsky, MD
Jeremy Oryhon, MD
Jing Liang, MD
John H. Lyon, MD
Jonathan Erulkar, MD
Jordan L. Goldstein, MD
Josephine H. Mo, MD
Juan Santiago-Palma, MD
Justin Gent, MD
Justin M. LaReau, MD
Kellie Gates, MD
Kermit Muhammad, MD
Kevin Chen, MD
Kris Alden MD, PhD
Leah R. Urbanosky, MD
Leigh-Anne Tu, MD
Leon Benson, MD
Lori Siegel, MD
Lynn Gettleman Chehab, MD, MPH, Diplomate ABOM
Marc Angerame, MD
Marc Breslow, MD
Marc R. Fajardo, MD
Marie Kirincic, MD
Mark Gonzalez, MD
Mark Gross, MD
Mark Hamming, MD
Mark Mikhael, MD
Matthew L. Jimenez, MD
Mehul H. Garala, MD
Michael C. Durkin, MD
Michael Chiu, MD
Michael J. Corcoran, MD
Michael O'Rourke, MD
Nathan G. Wetters, MD
Nikhil K. Chokshi, MD
Paul L. Goodman, DPM, FACFAS, FAPWCA
Peter Hoepfner, MD
Peter Thadani, MD
Phillip Ludkowski, MD
Priyesh Patel, MD
Rajeev D. Puri, MD
Rhutav Parikh, MD
Richard J. Hayek, MD
Richard Noren, MD
Richard Sherman, MD
Ritesh Shah, MD
Robert J. Thorsness, MD
Roger Chams, MD
Ronak M. Patel, MD
Scott Jacobsen, DPM
Sean A. Sutphen, DO
Serafin DeLeon, MD
Shivani Batra, DO
Stanford Tack, MD
Steven C. Chudik, MD
Steven J. Fineberg, MD
Steven Jasonowicz, DPM
Steven M. Mardjetko, MD
Steven S. Louis, MD
Steven W. Miller, DPM
Surbhi Panchal, MD
T. Andrew Ehmke, DO
Taizoon Baxamusa, MD
Teresa Sosenko, MD
Theodore Fisher, MD
Thomas Gleason, MD
Timothy J. Friedrich, DPM
Todd R. Rimington, MD
Todd Simmons, MD
Tom Antkowiak, MD, MS
Tomas Nemickas, MD
Van Stamos, MD
Vidya Ramanavarapu, MD
Wayne M. Goldstein, MD
Wesley E. Choy, MD
William P. Mosenthal, MD
William Vitello, MD

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Happy, Pain-Free Golfer Has New Goals Thanks to Treatment for Spinal Fracture
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IBJI a ‘One Stop Shop’ for Girl’s Concussion and Torn Knee Ligament
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Avid Cyclist Notices a Big Difference After Having Surgery for Hip Pain
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Tony had a successful left hip replacement at IBJI with Dr. Jalaal Shah.
He Could Walk Without Pain 12 Days After Left Hip Replacement
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Arm Surgery a Big Success After Busy Mom Slips on Ice
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George is free from pain after two robotic knee replacement surgeries.
How One Man Became Pain-Free After Robotic Knee Replacement (George’s Story)
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Charcot foot syndrome
One Man’s Journey from a Broken Foot to Treatment for Charcot Foot Syndrome
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Anthony and his daughter Payton play hockey on an ice rink
Patient Makes Rapid Return to Ice Skating After Hip Surgery (Anthony’s Story)
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Subtalar joint fusion surgery solved years of ankle pain for Nancy.
Subtalar Joint Fusion Surgery Eliminates Ankle Pain for Longtime Nurse
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Running After Hip Replacement: Yes, It Can Be Done and This Patient Ran a Marathon (Tom’s Story)
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Perthes Disease causes pain in the hip and a limp.
One Man “Feels Like a Million Dollars” After Surgery for Perthes Disease (Barry’s Story)
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Climbing stairs was difficult for Adrienne, who suffered from knee pain.
Brother & Sister Applaud Orthopedic Doctor for Solving Hip Pain and Knee Pain Woes
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Steroid Injections Relieve Back Pain for 66-Year-Old Man (Bill’s Story)
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How One Executive Got Back to His Active Life After Hip Replacement (Jason’s Story)
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Patient Story: “Bingo, I Was Fine”
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Patient Story: Grateful Runner Thanks IBJI Doctor at Chicago Marathon
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Former Postal Worker No Longer Limps After Total Knee Arthroplasty (Susan’s Story)
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Patient Story: IBJI’s Community Outreach Helps Patient and Doctor Connect
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Two-Decades-Old Bilateral Knee Replacement Surgery Still Helping (Marjorie’s Story)
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Successful Total Hip Replacement Recovery for Active Senior (Doris’ Story)
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Patient Story: Knee Surgery Repair for Competitive Soccer Player
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Patient Story: Wrist Replacement Surgery (Donna W.)
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Back pain in athlete
Patient Story: Spine Surgery Recovery Time (Chad F.)
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Foot tendon pain, injury, treatment
Patient Story: Ruptured Foot Tendon Treatment (Mike M.)
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How Physical Therapy After Hip Replacement and High-Quality Care Speed Up Healing (Lotti R.’s Story)
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Woman in need of hip replacement surgery
Patient Story: Two Weeks After Hip Replacement (Brigitte K.)
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Shoulder Pain
What It’s Like to Have Bilateral Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty (Daniel S.’s Story)
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Patient Story: Accessory Navicular Foot Surgery (Jessica A.)
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Patient Story: Foot Salvage and Amputation (Stanley G.)
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Patient Story: Treatment and Surgery for Gout (Matthew A.)
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Patient Story: Traumatic Thumb Injury and Surgery (Scott S.)
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Having a Successful Second Knee Replacement Is Possible (Glenn A.’s Story)
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Patient seeks sports medicine treatment for shoulder injury.
What It’s Like to Have Multiple Shoulder Dislocation Treatment (Kamil B.’s Story)
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Distal Tendon Biceps Rupture Speedy Recovery: Robert B’s Story
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Total Knee Replacement on Both Knees: Donald G’s Story
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Patient Story: Surgery for Spondylolisthesis (Patricia)
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Ankle Surgery During COVID-19 Pandemic: Bill H’s Story
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Herniated Disc Replacement: Del V’s Story
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Holistic Approach to Back Pain for Competitive Athlete: Lurine B’s Story
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IBJI Team Approach for Foot and Ankle Surgery: Chris T’s Story
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IBJI Specialists Work Together on My Herniated Disc: Debbie B’s Story
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Highest Standard of Orthopedic Ankle Care: Darlene G’s Story
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Hip Replacement Recovery Story
How One Man Healed After Successful Hip Replacement Recovery (Nate B.’s Story)
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Professional Care for My Knee Pain: Debbie F’s Story
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Surgery to Repair a Broken Hip
Woman Feels Great After Hip Surgery to Fix Her Broken Hip (Lila’s Story)
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IBJI Pain Management for Spine Pain Relief: Amy M’s Story
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Torn ACL Surgery to Latin Dancing: Amy L’s Story
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IBJI Amazing Service and Professional Care: Pamela C’s Story
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From Arthritic Knee Pain to 18 Holes of Golf: Robert D’s Story
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19 Years After Traumatic Pelvis Injury: David H’s Story
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423 Mile Road Trip to Receive Expert Orthopedic Care: Tammy B’s Story
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OrthoAccess for Foot Pain: Robert S. Patient Story
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Patient Story: IBJI Is the Best Decision for Sciatica Pain (Pat)
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Hip Replacement Recovery Story
First Magnetic Bone Transport Nail Used in Chicago: Gregory T’s Story
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Rotator Cuff Repair, Mumford Procedure, and Physical Therapy: Linda D’s Story
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Making Progress After Rotator Cuff Surgery and Physical Therapy (Kim V.’s Story)
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Leg and Foot Surgery During COVID-19: Jody’s Story
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IBJI Physicians Work Together to Repair Patient: Judy’s Story
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IBJI Podiatrist Fixed My Broken Ankle: Renee D’s Story
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Telemedicine Visit for Hip Replacement Follow-Up: (Gary H.’s Story)
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Surgery to Repair a Broken Hip
A Great Tribute to the Orthopedic Profession: Sharon J’s Story
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Foot Fracture Didn’t Stop this Active 23 Year Old: Noah’s Story
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What It’s Like to Have Total Knee Replacement Surgery (Charlie N.’s Story)
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Futurist Medicine at IBJI Helps Man Live Life After Accident: Jose D’s Story
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IBJI’s Outstanding Physical Therapist: Lynn M’s Story
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Comforting and Kind Staff at IBJI Libertyville: Christy W’s Review
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Surgery to Repair a Broken Hip
How One Woman Achieved Weight Loss for Hip Replacement (Sharon T.’s Story)
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Excellent Results for Carpal Tunnel Surgery: Rich C’s Story
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A patient consults with a hip surgeon to determine if anterior hip replacement surgery is right for him.
What’s It Like to Have Anterior Hip Replacement Surgery? (Ted H.’s Story)
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Torn Meniscus Repaired in Time to Dance at Daughter’s Wedding: Nicholas L’s Story
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Superb Work on My Hip Replacement
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Satisfied Hip Replacement: Carol R’s Story
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Attention to Detail, Excellent Service by IBJI Physical Therapist: Scott C’s Story
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Above and Beyond MRI Care: Steve S’ Story
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Informative and Professional MRI: Nancy W’s Story
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Personal and Informative Care: Dr. O’Rourke Review
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Excruciating Arm & Hip Pain to Power Walking a 10K: Marlene D’s Story
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Artificial Alternative Cervical Disc Arthroplasty a Better Option (Ann’s Story)
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Patient Story: A Regional Leader in Outpatient Joint Replacement Surgery (JoAnn M.)
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Outstanding Anterior Hip Replacement Patient Testimonial
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MRI Employee Appreciation: Linda B’s Story
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Excellent MRI Employees: Roxanne G’s Story
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Delightful MRI Experience at IBJI: Judith L’s Story
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Five Star Knee Replacement: Bill J’s Story
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A Grateful Patient: Reva H’s Story
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Difference Between Providing Care and Managing Care: Arlene H’s Story
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Back to A New Normal After Ski Accident: Peter’s Story
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Running Again After an Achilles Tear, Arthritis and PDS: Regina’s Story
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Patient Story: Knee Replacement Then vs. Now, 13 Years Apart (Linda G.)
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Journey through Knee Replacement: Gene’s Story
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Winning Marathons After My Hip Arthroscopy and Labrum Repair: Jack’s Story
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Davina’s OrthoHealth Patient Story
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Traveling Again After Anterior Approach Hip Replacement Surgery (Jean B.’s Story)
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Hand Surgery Without Any Scars: David F’s Story
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HPI Allowed Me to Walk Again Without Pain: Mike E’s Story
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20-Year-Old Athlete Back in the Game After Ankle Tissue Graft: Hannah’s Story
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Enjoyed a Three Week Bicycle Trip Without Back Pain: Jim’s Story
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Knee Revision Eliminates Chronic Pain: Margaret’s Story
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Effective Knee Care Leads to Enjoyable Retirement: Kim’s Story
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Getting Back to Normal After Shoulder Surgery: Steve & Evangeline’s Story
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OrthoHealth Changed My Life: Deb’s Story
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Jumping Back to Activity With My Repaired Achilles: Erich’s Story
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Knee Reconstruction Got Me Back to Biking: Christopher’s Story
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OrthoHealth Program Tailored to My Changing Needs: Georgianne’s Story
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Reclaiming My Life After Spondylolisthesis Treatment: Debra’s Story
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OrthoHealth Supported Me to Make Better Health Decisions (Cynthia’s Story)
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How One Man Went From a Shoulder Mess to Shoulder Success (Howard’s Story)
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Baby Born with Four Legs and Two Spines is Thriving After Complex Surgery: Dominique’s Story
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Healed Shattered Elbow Allows Me to Conduct Choir: Paul’s Story
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Game Changing Total Ankle Replacement: Russ’s Story
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Free From Excruciating Sciatica Pain: Susan’s Story
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Spine Surgery Catered to My Mother’s Needs: Lynne’s Story
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Knee Replacement Allowed Me to Live a Productive Life: Jeffery’s Story
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Now I Have the Best Tennis Knees: Lynne’s Story
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No More Knee Pain When Standing in the Check-Out Line: Joyce’s Story
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Spine Surgery Relieved Pain and Discomfort: Teddie’s Story
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Training Harder and Better After My Hip and Knee Replacement Surgeries (David’s Story)
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Walking on My Own Two Feet: Pat’s Story
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Played More Than 50 Rounds of Golf After Shoulder Therapy: Ross’s Story
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Critical Pelvis Injury Didn’t Stop Mom from Starting a Family: Mandi’s Story
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Skiing Like an Olympian Thanks to Total Ankle Replacement: Cathy’s Story
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Old Injury Treated to Give New Quality of Life: Dan’s Story
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Shoulder Care Leads to Successful Football Career: Tom’s Story
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Hip Replacement Helped Me Get Back to Golf and Tennis: Paula’s Story
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Hip Degeneration Solved by Joint Replacement: Stella’s Story
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Hiking, Rafting and Canoeing Without Hip Pain: Lonnie’s Story
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Elbow and Shoulder Pain Caused by Narrowing of Spine’s Cervical Discs (Jesse’s Story)
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Trekking Through the Himalayas on My New Ankle: Gregg’s Story
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Patients Give IBJI-Glenview High Marks for Quality Service
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18 Year Old Receives Surgery for Herniated Disc: Sarah’s Story
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Hip and Toe Pain Resolved: Gretchen’s Story
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Training and Competing Thanks to Ankle Surgery: Ashlee’s Story
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Dancing Beautifully from Ankle Ligament Reconstruction: Jade’s Story
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Mobile 48 Hours After Anterior Hip Replacement: Vija’s Story
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Regaining Abilities Using Elbow: Ned’s Story
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