Joint Replacement at the #1 Hospital in Illinois

Northwestern Medicine Center for Comprehensive Orthopaedic and Spine Care at Northwestern Memorial Hospital offers advanced care for hip, knee and shoulder pain, with a systematic approach to care designed to help ensure your best possible outcome. We specialize in hip, knee and shoulder replacement and revision surgeries, and offer the latest surgical and non-surgical treatment options for joint pain and common injuries.

Northwestern Memorial Hospital is the #1 hospital in Illinois and our orthopaedics program is consistently ranked among the top orthopaedic programs in the country by U.S. News & World Report. Our joint replacement program is nationally recognized for quality, meaning our patients report better recovery and outcomes.

The joint replacement physicians at Northwestern Memorial Hospital are trusted by some of our nation’s top professional sports teams and athletes.

Appointments and Expert Second Opinions

To schedule an appointment with a joint replacement expert at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, call 312.695.6800.

Meet the Team

Northwestern Medicine spine surgeon Dr. Aruna Ganju performing surgery.

Northwestern Memorial Hospital is the #1 hospital in Illinois and our orthopaedics program is consistently ranked among the top orthopaedic programs in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

Meet the Northwestern Memorial Hospital Joint Replacement Team

Specialty Care Areas

Knee Replacement

Our specialists will tailor your knee replacement to fit your individual needs so you have the best outcomes possible.

Hip Replacement

Our team of hip replacement experts offers a unified approach to hip replacement to help decrease risk of complications after your surgery.

Shoulder Replacement

Our shoulder replacement experts offer tailored treatment plans that result in a reduction in recovery time and an opportunity for you to return to full function sooner.

Ankle Replacement

Our foot and ankle experts offer minimally invasive procedures to reduce pain and speed recovery.

Elbow Replacement

Elbow surgery can be complicated. Our experts are trained to replace this intricate joint so you have less pain and can move better.

Conditions

  • Arthritis
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Bone Damage
  • Bone Tumors
  • Difficulty Walking
  • Exercise Injuries
  • Fractures
  • Hereditary Issues
  • Joint Degeneration
  • Joint Infections
  • Joint Pain
  • Limited Range of Motion
  • Limping
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Normal 'wear and tear'
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteonecrosis
  • Perthes Disease
  • Repetitive Injuries
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stiffness
  • Swelling
  • Traumatic Arthritis

Surgical and Non-surgical Treatments

  • Alternative Treatments
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Distraction Arthroplasty
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Arthrodesis
  • Arthroscopy
  • Complex (Revision) Joint Replacement
  • Computer Assisted Surgeries
  • Cortisone Injections
  • Custom-Molded Joints
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Fusion
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Hydraulic Acid Injections
  • Injections
  • Joint Preservation
  • Joint Regeneration
  • Joint Resurfacing
  • Knee Replacement
  • Kneecap Replacement
  • Medical Management
  • Mini Hip Replacement
  • Minimally Invasive Joint Replacement
  • Osteotomy
  • Outpatient Procedures
  • Pain Management
  • Partial Hip Replacement
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Physical Therapy
  • Posterior Hip Replacement
  • Prosthetic Devices
  • Reverse Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Tailored Treatment Plans
  • Total Elbow Replacement
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Total Shoulder Replacement

Why Choose Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Northwestern Memorial Hospital Joint Replacement Surgeons

Northwestern Memorial Hospital is the #1 hospital in Illinois and our orthopaedics program is consistently ranked among the top orthopaedic programs in the country by U.S. News & World Report.

  • Our joint replacement program is nationally recognized for quality
  • Board-certified, fellowship-trained joint replacement specialists
  • Full spectrum of joint replacement care in one location, from pre-operative appointments and surgery, to follow-ups and rehabilitation
  • Convenient location in the heart of Chicago
  • Attached parking with complimentary valet

Appointments

To schedule an appointment with an orthopaedic specialist at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, call 312.695.6800.

Additional Locations

Some orthopaedic specialists at Northwestern Memorial Hospital can also be seen at the following locations:

Northwestern Medicine River Forest
420 Thatcher Ave.
River Forest, IL 60305

Northwestern Medicine Elmhurst
1200 S. York Road
Elmhurst, IL 60126

Call 312.695.6800 to make an appointment.

Related Resources

Download the Joint Replacement Online Class modules at the links below to play the voiceover-guided presentation:

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