Drs. Alan Blank, Thomas Lotus join Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush: 4 notes

Written by Shayna Korol | July 10, 2018 | Print  |

Alan Blank, MD, and Thomas Lotus, DC, joined Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush in Chicago.

Here are four things to know:

1. Dr. Blank treats both malignant and benign tumors and specializes in sarcoma surgery, metastatic bone disease and limb salvage involving complex joint reconstruction. He has a special interest in treating bone and soft tissue sarcomas.

2. With Dr. Blank's addition, MOR now has Chicago's largest orthopedic oncology team.

3. Dr. Lotus is a board-certified chiropractic orthopedist who sits on the Academy of Chiropractic Orthopedists' board of directors. He is fully credentialed in McKenzie Therapy, a non-surgical treatment for reducing pain.

4. U.S. News & World Report ranks Rush's orthopedic program as the fifth in the nation. It is the highest ranked orthopedic program in Illinois and Indiana.

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