Dr. Aravind Athiviraham, MD

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Dr. Aravind Athiviraham, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male

5841 S Maryland Ave # Mc, Chicago, IL 60637 Get Directions
(773) 702-5978

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Aravind Athiviraham, MD is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine, arthritis and joint reconstruction and arthroscopic surgery of the...   Read More

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      Specialties

      • Orthopedic Surgery
      • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
      • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
      • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
      • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
      • Orthopedic Sports Medicine

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      • Orthopedic Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Adhesive Capsulitis
      • Ankle Fracture
      • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
      • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
      • Ataxia
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Back Pain
      • Bone Disorders
      • Broken Arm
      • Bursitis
      • Cancer
      • Chronic Pelvic Pain
      • Difficulty With Walking
      • Elbow Injuries
      • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
      • Foot Conditions
      • Fracture
      • Gait Abnormality
      • Gout
      • Hand Conditions
      • Hip Fracture
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Joint Pain
      • Knee Dislocation
      • Knee Disorders
      • Knee Sprain
      • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
      • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
      • Low Back Pain
      • Meniscus Injuries
      • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
      • Osteoarthritis
      • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
      • Osteoarthritis of Hands
      • Osteoarthritis of Knee
      • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
      • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
      • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
      • Pseudoarthrosis
      • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Rheumatoid Arthritis
      • Rotator Cuff Injuries
      • Rotator Cuff Tear
      • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
      • Scoliosis
      • Shoulder Disorders
      • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
      • Shoulder Instability
      • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
      • Spinal Stenosis
      • Spine Deformities
      • Spine Disorders
      • Spondylolisthesis
      • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
      • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

      Procedures Performed

      • ACL Surgery
      • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
      • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
      • Fracture Care
      • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
      • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
      • Hip Replacement
      • Joint Drainage
      • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
      • Knee Arthroscopy
      • Knee Replacement
      • Knee Surgery
      • Peripheral Nerve Block
      • Rotator Cuff Surgery
      • Shoulder Stabilizations
      • Steroid Injection

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      Education

      • Medical School
        McGill University / Faculty Of Medicine

        Graduated in 2005

      • Residency Hospital
        Queens University / Faculty Of Medicine

        Completed in 2010

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Cleveland Clin Fndn

        Completed in 2010

        Lenox Hill Hosp

        Completed in 2011

      • Undergraduate School
        McGill University

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • French
      • Spanish
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
      • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Athiviraham's Care Philosophy

      Aravind Athiviraham, MD is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine, arthritis and joint reconstruction and arthroscopic surgery of the knee and shoulder. He is a graduate of McGill University Faculty of Medicine in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. He completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at Queen's University Faculty of Medicine in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. He subsequently completed a fellowship in sports medicine at Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, OH, and a fellowship in adult reconstruction at Insall Scott Kelly Institute for Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine in New York, NY. Dr. Athiviraham's research interests include the biology and biomechanics of rotator cuff repair and anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction, to optimize patient recovery from surgery and early return to sports activity. During his professional training, Dr. Athiviraham helped provide medical coverage for professional teams including the Cleveland Browns, Cleveland Indians and Cleveland Cavaliers. In addition, Dr. Athiviraham is currently involved in providing medical coverage for the Basketball and Baseball teams for Bellaire High School, and has provided medical coverage for tournaments organized by the Houston Express Soccer Club.