Orthopedic surgeon leader to know: Dr. Joel Williams of Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush

Written by  Jessica Kim Cohen | Tuesday, 10 January 2017 18:40
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Joel C. Williams, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush, a practice based in Chicago. His practice emphasis is orthopedic trauma, with interests in fracture care, post-traumatic deformity and pelvis and acetabular surgery.

His research, which has been published in journals like Orthopedics, Injury and Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma, focuses on fracture healing and segmental defects. He is a member of the American Orthopaedic Association's Emerging Leaders Program, the Orthopaedic Trauma Association and AOTrauma North America.


Dr. Williams earned his medical degree at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. He went on to complete an orthopedic surgery residency at University of California, Davis, where he also performed an orthopedic trauma fellowship. He underwent additional fellowship training at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle, where he gained experience in complex hip surgery.


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