Why choose Northwestern Medicine for orthopaedic care?

Whether you’re suffering from arthritis, recovering from a sports injury, or considering a knee replacement you can turn to Northwestern Medicine for leading-edge orthopaedic care that meets your total needs including prevention, treatment and recovery.

  • Nationally ranked orthopaedic program
  • Perform the second-highest number of lower extremity joint replacement surgeries in the State of Illinois
  • Orthopaedic specialists on the medical staffs of Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital and Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital lead a variety of research studies
  • Comprehensive, integrated orthopaedic services
  • An exceptional patient experience

Contact Us

To find an Orthopaedic Specialist:
Call 630.933.4234

To register for Joint Adventures—The Basics:
Call 630.933.4234

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The Orthopaedic Institute at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital and Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital has formed an organized health care arrangement (OCHA) with Fox Valley Orthopaedics for quality assessment and improvement purposes.

Conditions Treated

From acute injuries to joint pain, Northwestern Medicine offers comprehensive care for all types of conditions affecting your bones and joints, including:

  • Arch, heel and toe pain
  • Arthritis
  • Foot and ankle problems
  • Fractures
  • Hand, wrist and elbow problems
  • Hip problems
  • Joint deterioration
  • Knee problems
  • Muscle sprain and tendon injuries
  • Nerve and neuromuscular problems
  • Orthopaedic-related diabetes complications
  • Osteoporosis
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder problems
  • Spinal injuries or pain
  • Sports-related injuries
  • Sprains
  • Tendon injuries
  • Trauma
physician performing tests on bones and joints for arthritis.

Nationally Recognized Joint Replacement Surgery

If you’re considering joint replacement surgery, Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital has a nationally recognized program of care to help you achieve a successful outcome. As a regional leader in joint replacement, Central DuPage Hospital (CDH) performs the second highest number of lower extremity joint replacements in Illinois, and brings you the latest advances and innovations in care, such as:

  • Shoulder and reverse shoulder replacement
  • Anterior approach to hip replacement
  • Comprehensive pain management

In addition, two physicians* on the medical staff at CDH use the technique called Radiostereometric Analysis (RSA), which allows advanced, detailed imaging of joint implants that can lead to better outcomes for joint replacement patients.

Leading-edge joint replacement surgery at CDH helps thousands of people find relief from the pain and limitations of degenerative joint disease every year. Learn about joint replacement surgery for the knee, hip and shoulder.

*In the spirit of keeping you well-informed, some of the physician(s) and/or individual(s) identified, are neither agents nor employees of Northwestern Memorial HealthCare or any of its affiliates. They have selected our facilities as places where they want to treat and care for their private patients.

physician using medical technology for joint replacement.