Orthopedic injuries can deter your game and should be assessed or treated by a specialist. It is important to get the right care.
Illinois Bone and Joint Institute can help. We have compiled this summary guide to help student-athletes with treatment and assessment.
“I’m injured and I need to be seen by a doctor right away.”
- Get same-day, walk-in care at IBJI OrthoAccess® Immediate Care, located at 13 clinics in Illinois.
- Find a location near you and verify the walk-in hours.
“I have some discomfort, but I’m not sure if it’s serious.”
Don’t play through the pain. If you’re experiencing any discomfort or concern, but aren’t sure what to do, our team of sports specialists can assess your injury, free of charge.
- Complimentary injury screens are available at all IBJI physical therapy locations
- Download the free IBJI Sports Access App to request an appointment at a location that is convenient for you.
“I think I might have a concussion.”
Concussions are brain injuries and should be evaluated by a specialist who is trained to diagnose and manage disorders of the brain. The IBJI Sports Neurology team provides comprehensive concussion management, from complimentary ImPact baseline testing to postinjury evaluation, diagnosis, treatment, rehab, and return-to-play clearance.
If you think you have suffered a concussion, call 847-682-8463.
“I’d like to make an appointment with a sports medicine specialist.”
Find an IBJI Sports Medicine specialist to request an appointment with a specific physician or simply request an appointment with your nearest convenient location to be paired with a fellowship-trained, board-certified orthopedic sports medicine physician near you.
- See all doctors by location below
- Find a location near you
“How will I remember this when I get hurt?”
Download the IBJI Sports Access app to keep all of IBJI’s Sports Medicine resources at your fingertips when you get hurt. From the app you can request a free sports injury screening, schedule an ImPact baseline concussion test, and find the nearest IBJI OrthoAccess® Immediate Care location.
Meet the IBJI Sports Medicine Physicians
- David Anderson, MD | Barrington, Kildeer
- Harpreet Basran, MD | Algonquin, Kildeer, McHenry
- James R. Bresch, MD | Park Ridge, Fox River Grove
- Marc Breslow, MD | Des Plaines, Morton Grove
- Roger Chams, MD | Grayslake, Lake Bluff, Libertyville
- Eric Chehab, MD | Glenview, Wilmette
- Michael Chiu, MD | Arlington Heights, Kildeer
- Craig Cummins, MD | Barrington, Crystal Lake
- Gregory J. Fahrenbach, MD | Chicago – Norwood Park
- David H. Garelick, MD | Chicago-Avondale
- Justin Gent, MD | Algonquin, Kildeer, McHenry
- Jordan L. Goldstein, MD | Park Ridge, Fox River Grove
- David Guelich, MD | Chicago-Lakeview East, Chicago-Lakeview West
- David Hamming, MD | Gurnee, Lake Bluff, Lindenhurst
- Mark Hamming, MD | Gurnee, Lake Bluff
- Richard J. Hayek, MD | Chicago – Norwood Park
- Andrea S. Kramer, MD | Des Plaines, Highland Park, Morton Grove
- Charles L. Lettvin, MD | Bannockburn, Highland Park
- Edward Logue, MD | Gurnee, Lake Bluff, Lindenhurst
- Christopher C. Mahr, MD | Chicago – Norwood Park
- Brian R. McCall, MD | Chicago – Norwood Park
- Ellis K. Nam, MD | Chicago-Lakeview East, Chicago-Lakeview West
- Tomas Nemickas, MD | Gurnee, Lake Bluff, Lindenhurst
- Christ Pavlatos, MD | Grayslake, Libertyville
- Djuro Petkovic, MD | Buffalo Grove, Des Plaines, Highland Park, Morton Grove
- Gregory Portland, MD | Glenview, Highland Park
- David Raab, MD | Buffalo Grove, Des Plaines, Morton Grove
- Angelo Savino, MD | Grayslake, Lake Bluff, Libertyville
- Anthony Savino, MD | Morton Grove
- Richard Sherman, MD | Bannockburn
- Bryan Waxman, MD | Bannockburn, Highland Park
- Craig Westin, MD | Avondale
- Nathan Wetters, MD | Chicago-Avondale
- Brian J. Burgess, DPM | Joliet, New Lenox
- Giridhar Burra, MD | Naperville, New Lenox
- Steven C. Chudik, MD | Western Springs, Westmont
- Michael C. Durkin, MD | Hinsdale
- Bradley D. Dworsky, MD | Joliet, New Lenox
- Bryant S. Ho, MD | Elmhurst, Hinsdale, Munster, Naperville
- Jason G. Hurbanek, MD | Joliet, New Lenox
- Ronak M. Patel, MD | Elmhurst, Hinsdale, Munster, Westmont
- Anuj S. Puppala, MD | Joliet, New Lenox
- Andrew J. Riff, MD | Hinsdale, Naperville, Westmont
- Jeffery S. Staron, MD | Munster, New Lenox
- Robert J. Thorsness, MD | Joliet, New Lenox
- Tom Antkowiak, MD, MS | Bradley, Frankfort
- Wesley E. Choy, MD | Bradley
- Michael J. Corcoran, MD | Bradley, Frankfort
- Carey E. Ellis, MD | Bradley
- Ashraf Hasan, MD | Bradley, Frankfort
- Eddie Jones, Jr., MD | Bradley
- Eric L. Lee, MD | Frankfort
- Alexander E. Michalow, MD | Bradley, Watseka
- Kermit Muhammad, MD | Bradley
- Rajeev D. Puri, MD | Bradley, Frankfort, New Lenox
- Jalaal A. Shah, DO | Bradley, Frankfort