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 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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Sports Medicine

IBJI provides a variety of advanced services and proven treatments to help you recover from sports-related injuries and improve your overall wellness, fitness, and performance.

Trusted by beginner, amateur, weekend warriors, elite, and professional athletes alike, our sports medicine specialists offer a coordinated approach to diagnosing and treating athletes of all ages and skill levels.

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Conditions We Treat

Some of the most common injuries that IBJI sports medicine specialists evaluate, manage, and treat include:

  • Broken Bones (Fractures)
  • Cartilage Injuries
  • Concussions
  • Dislocations
  • Inflammation
  • Instability
  • Ligament Injuries
  • Nerve Compression
  • Pain
  • Redness
  • Separations
  • Sprains
  • Stiffness
  • Strains
  • Swelling
  • Tendonitis
  • Tendon tears
  • Weakness

IBJI’s Sports Medicine Services

Some of the sports medicine treatments and services we provide include:

  • Arthritis Management
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Asthma Management
  • Athletic Training
  • Custom Orthotics
  • Exercise Recommendations
  • Joint Reconstruction
  • Joint Replacement
  • Neurological Care
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pain Management
  • Pediatric Orthopedics
  • Physical Therapy
  • Podiatry
  • Rehabilitation
  • Sports Injury Care
  • Sports-Related Illnesses
  • Urgent Care for Sudden Injuries
  • Weight Management

Pediatric Sports Medicine

IBJI helps thousands of young athletes each year get back to peak performance after sports injuries and ailments. Our goal is to provide a sustainable and personalized treatment plan that keeps your child going strong long after recovering.

Health Performance Institute

With locations in Morton Grove, Mount Prospect, and Highland Park, IBJI’s Health Performance Institute (HPI) experts are here to help enhance the way you move, feel, and perform.

Our sports medicine team works with athletes of all ages and all skill levels—from professional and collegiate levels to youth and high school, as well as everyday folks just looking to be more active and get moving.

  • Fitness Classes (Individual, Small Groups, and Large Groups)
  • Health Coaching and Nutrition Guidance
  • Massage Therapy and Acupuncture
  • Training (Fitness, Personal Health Performance, and Sport-Specific)

Teams We Work With

The sports medicine staff at IBJI work with the following amateur, semi-professional, and professional athletes with their sports medicine needs.

  • American Associates of Blind Athletes
  • Antioch High School
  • Carmel Catholic High School
  • Chicago Bears
  • Chicago Blackhawks
  • Chicago Bulls
  • Chicago Fire
  • Chicago Marathon
  • Chicago Triathlon
  • Chicago White Sox
  • Chicago Wolves
  • Giordano Dance Company
  • Glenbrook High School Teams
  • Grayslake North and Central High Schools
  • Greater Libertyville Soccer Association
  • Joffrey Ballet
  • Lake County Fielders
  • Lake County Rugby
  • Lake Forest College
  • Lake Forest High School
  • Lakes Township High School
  • New Trier High School
  • North Park University
  • Northwestern University
  • Philadelphia Eagles
  • Philadelphia Kixx
  • St. Patrick High School
  • Stevenson High School
  • Trinity International University
  • Trinity Irish Dance Company
  • U.S. Biathlon Team
  • U.S. Disabled Sports Team
  • U.S. Soccer Federation
  • Vernon Hills High School
  • Warren Township High School
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Patient Stories

“Dr. Patel made me feel like this was a problem that could be solved which made us feel 100 times better. I felt like this was a problem that could actually be resolved and I wouldn’t be stuck with this forever.” And, it was—with OCD knee surgery and physical therapy.

Read Ryan’s story

Sports Medicine Appointments

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Find a Sports Medicine Provider

IBJI’s specialized sports medicine doctors diagnose and treat a wide range of sports-related injuries and conditions.

Who We Are

IBJI meets your individual needs with a multidisciplinary team of highly-trained and experienced sports medicine providers. Our experts work closely together to ensure you have the best outcome with cutting-edge training programs for the body and mind.

Orthopedic Surgeons

IBJI’s orthopedic surgeons who specialize in sports medicine use the newest techniques and actively research ways to improve upon current methods for treating musculoskeletal injuries.

Primary Care Physicians

IBJI’s primary care physicians provide non-operative orthopedic care for sports injuries. Services provided by these physicians include diagnostic imaging, ultrasound-guided injections, and regenerative therapeutic modalities.

Sports Neurologists

Sports neurologists are physicians specifically trained in diagnosing and managing neurological conditions in athletes, including concussions.

Physical Therapists

Physical therapists help patients improve function, get pain relief, and regain strength after an athletic injury, accident, or surgery using customized therapeutic techniques.

Certified Athletic Trainers

IBJI’s certified athletic trainers work directly with our physicians in our clinics and on the field to provide direct input for an athlete’s care plan. They collaborate with physicians to provide preventative services, urgent care, clinical diagnosis, therapeutic intervention, and rehabilitation of injuries and musculoskeletal conditions.

Performance Trainers

IBJI’s sports medicine performance training team can help get you safely back to performing advanced athletic moves (like sprinting, cutting, jumping, and pitching) so you can return to your sport at your highest performance level.

Injury Prevention Experts

IBJI’s Phase IV Injury Prevention program provides invaluable resources for better play and greater physical confidence.
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