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  • Orthopedic surgeon to know: Dr. Denis Nam of Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush

    Orthopedic surgeon to know: Dr. Denis Nam of Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush

    Jackie Drees -  

    Denis Nam, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush in Chicago.

    Dr. Nam is also affiliated with Munster, Ind.-based Great Lakes Surgical Suites, where he serves as medical director.

    With expertise in hip and knee reconstruction and replacement, Dr. Nam's additional specialties include minimally invasive surgery and mini-posterior and anterior approach total hip arthroplasty.

    Dr. Nam has a special research interest in computer-navigated total joint arthroplasty and unicondylar knee replacement. He has authored more than 100 peer-reviewed articles and five book chapters.

    He is a member of The Knee Society, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons.

    After earning his medical degree from Chicago-based Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Dr. Nam completed his residency and adult reconstruction and joint replacement fellowship training at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City.

    To nominate an orthopedic surgeon to be featured, please email Jackie Drees at jdrees@beckershealthcare.com.

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