Roger N. Chams, MD, sports medicine physician and arthroscopic surgeon at Illinois Bones & Joint Institute, and affiliated with North Shore, Advocate Condell Medical Center, and Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital, has been named a 2016 Top Doctor in Lake Forest, Illinois. Top Doctor Awards is dedicated to selecting and honoring those healthcare practitioners who have demonstrated clinical excellence while delivering the highest standards of patient care.
Dr. Chams is a very experienced physician, having been in practice for more than 18 years. His medical career began in 1992, when he graduated from the Chicago College of Medicine at the University of Illinois. Residencies and Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Knee and Shoulder Fellowship then followed at the Southern California Orthopedic Institute.
Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery and Sport Medicine, Dr. Chams treats a wide range of conditions including shoulder instability, rotator cuff tears, ACL reconstruction, cartilage transplantation, cloning, and knee injuries. He is noted across Illinois, however, as an expert in adult and pediatric sports medicine, helping professional, collegiate, and high school athletes recovery from injuries and regain their functionality. He carries out many expert procedures, from multiligament reconstruction of the knee, advanced rotator cuff surgery, but is especially noted as one of the states’ foremost practitioners of arthroscopic surgery of the knee and shoulder. He is the team physician for the Chicago Red Stars, Eclipse and GLSA soccer clubs, Lake Forest College, multiple Lake and Cook County high schools, and athletic clubs.
Dr. Chams keeps up to date with all the latest advances in sports medicine and orthopedics through his active membership of professional organizations such as the Arthroscopy Association of North America, and the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine . He is also an instructor for the aforementioned AANA as well as the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. This dedication and commitment makes Dr. Roger N. Chams a very worthy winner of a 2016 Top Doctor Award.
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