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April 20, 2018

Internationally recognized artist, Timm Etters, struggled with elbow pain for over a year interfering with his work. Timm was diagnosed with lateral epicondylitis and internal dearangement. After conservative management failed, he strongly considered surgery. He was told by other physicians that he may not be able to draw again after the procedure, but Dr. Anthony… Read more »

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Former Division I Soccer Player deals with Shoulder Dislocations

March 6, 2018

Alex Howell, a 28-year-old sixth grade science teacher, has been passionate about soccer since she was eight years old. She played both soccer and softball, however she dedicated most of her time to soccer, and even earned a scholarship at Illinois State University, where she was a four year starter, and where her team made… Read more »

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Yoga instructor back to teaching after Total Shoulder Replacement

February 27, 2018

Donna Thomas, a life-long athlete and current yoga instructor, started noticing shoulder pain about four years ago caused by osteoarthritis.  After numerous joint injections, physical therapy and modification of daily activities to avoid pain, she decided to undergo surgery with high hopes of her shoulder feeling normal again. Donna had a Total Shoulder Arthroplasty, and… Read more »

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Dr. Anthony Romeo named one of six ‘Top Doctors’ by Chicago Magazine 2018

January 10, 2018

Six Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush physicians were named ‘Top Doctors’ in the January 2018 issue of Chicago Magazine. The list of Chicago-area doctors was compiled by Castle Connolly Medical, a health care research and information company, from a survey of fellow physicians. Dr. Anthony Romeo is one of the nation’s leading orthopaedic surgeons specializing in the management and… Read more »

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Advancements in Healthcare Featuring Dr. Anthony Romeo – Part Six

November 13, 2017

On the final segment of Advancements in Healthcare, Dr. Anthony Romeo discusses shoulder replacement surgery in an outpatient setting, and the advancements made to this operation over the years. The biggest change made over the last twenty years to shoulder replacement surgery is that initially, the bone would be cut in a way where the implant… Read more »

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Advancements in Healthcare Featuring Dr. Anthony Romeo – Part Five

November 7, 2017

On week five of Advancements in Healthcare, Paul is ready for physical therapy. After the first six weeks in a sling, Paul starts physical therapy exercises to strengthen and stretch his shoulder. Day by day, small progressions are made, and the pain subsides. Dr. Anthony Romeo and the team analyze Paul’s range of motion to… Read more »

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Dr. Anthony Romeo Asked to Follow up on Aaron Rodgers After his Surgery

October 24, 2017

Aaron Rodgers Injury Report Post Operation by Dr. Anthony Romeo Uploaded by Dr. Anthony Romeo on 2017-10-24. Last week, Dr. Anthony Romeo was asked by Stadium, a 24 hour sports network exclusively online, to analyze the nature of Aaron Rodgers’ injury, and talk about the surgery that he needed to undergo to get better. This… Read more »

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Dr. Anthony Romeo asked to Analyze Indianapolis Colts Quarterback Andrew Luck’s Shoulder

October 24, 2017

Andrew Luck of the Indianapolis Colts is not expected to practice this week due to shoulder soreness that persists from last week. Dr. Anthony Romeo was asked by online sports reporting channel, Stadium, to analyze what this means for Luck’s future. For those of you who do not know, ten months ago quarterback Andrew Luck… Read more »

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Advancements in Healthcare Featuring Dr. Anthony Romeo – Part Three

October 23, 2017

On week three of Advancements in Healthcare, Paul is ready to undergo surgery! We get an inside look of the digital program that Dr. Anthony Romeo uses for the final review before surgery. This digital program uses 3-D images of the patient’s shoulder from their CT scan, and allows a 180 view so that the… Read more »

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Dr. Anthony Romeo Appears on Living Healthy Chicago — Part 1

March 1, 2017

Living Healthy Chicago has recognized Dr. Anthony Romeo as one of the nation’s leading experts on the treatment of athletic injuries with an episode highlighting his services. Dr. Anthony Romeo discusses how he treats rotator cuff injuries for three different patients with unique cases in the episode — displaying his wide range of orthopaedic surgery knowledge. In… Read more »

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Dr. Anthony Romeo Appears on Living Healthy Chicago — Part 2

March 1, 2017

In Part 2 of Dr. Anthony Romeo’s Living Healthy Chicago episode, Dr. Anthony Romeo discusses how he helped a firefighter with an on-the-job shoulder injury. Dr. Anthony Romeo helped Ed Overland, a firefighter who suffered an injury to his rotator cuff, get back to his life-saving work — in other words, Dr. Anthony Romeo helped Ed… Read more »

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Dr. Anthony Romeo Appears on Living Healthy Chicago — Part 3

March 1, 2017

In the third and final part of Dr. Anthony Romeo’s Living Healthy Chicago episode, Dr. Anthony Romeo helps a senior patient reclaim her passion for dance. The story of Dr. Anthony Romeo and Janet Streenz illustrates that no matter where you are in the journey of life, orthopaedic shoulder surgery can help you enjoy activities you may… Read more »

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Former Dr. Anthony Romeo, MD Patients Share Their Stories

September 22, 2016

Dr. Anthony Romeo, MD and Dr. Anthony Romeo are here to provide you with the highest quality orthopaedic care available. Whether its addressing issues related to elbow injuries or shoulder injuries, we have the expertise and experience to make sure you get back to your fullest self. Read our patient testimonials to learn how others… Read more »

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Dr. Anthony Romeo Quoted in Sports Illustrated

July 12, 2016

As a White Sox team doctor, Dr. Anthony Romeo possesses knowledge and experience in baseball injuries. Consequently, in a recent Sports Illustrated article, titled “Throwing Fastballs — Not Curveballs — Linked to Tommy John Surgery,” the magazine asked Dr. Anthony Romeo about how repeated high-velocity pitches are known to wear down and cause injuries to… Read more »

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Athletes Praise Dr. Anthony Romeo – Team Surgeon for the White Sox

June 23, 2016

If you tuned into the Chicago White Sox’s away game against the Detroit Tigers on June 6, 2016, you may have glimpsed a friendly face during the White Sox Injury Report. Broadcasters Ken “Hawk” Harrelson and Steve Stone called out Dr. Anthony Romeo, MD and our very own Dr. Anthony Romeo for his work rehabilitating… Read more »

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High School Coaches Must Implement a Pitching Limit for Young Baseball Players

June 3, 2016

In a recent Chicago Tribune editorial, to which Dr. Anthony Romeo contributed, the paper calls attention to the startling incidence of elbow injuries in high school baseball pitchers. An alarmingly high amount of young pitchers are incurring injuries that require ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction (UCLR) – commonly known as Tommy John Surgery. Tommy John Surgery… Read more »

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Dr. Anthony Romeo and Steve Kashul on BullsTV Pre-Game Live

March 29, 2016

Dr. Anthony Romeo and Steve Kashul discuss injuries and regenerative medicine as the NBA season enters the final stretch. Dr. Anthony Romeo highlights the importance of the recovery phase and rest for athletes who train at a high level. Watch the interview for more insights from Dr. Anthony Romeo! Watch the Interview Here: BullsTV Pre-Game… Read more »

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Dr. Anthony Romeo Featured in Cook County Chronicle Article

August 31, 2015

Dr. Anthony Romeo is featured in a recent article in the Cook County Chronicle on the increased number of teen patients receiving Tommy John Surgery. In the article, Dr. Anthony Romeo is quoted saying, “We noticed in our practices that we were seeing more and more younger kids. The operation is known because major league… Read more »

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