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Dr. John Hefferon, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Chicago, IL. He is 70 years old and has been practicing for 45 years. Dr. Hefferon is affiliated with Northwestern Memorial Hospital.
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This content was provided by Dr. Hefferon "Dr. Hefferon is widely recognized for his orthopedic sports medicine expertise. Dr. Hefferon's experience includes team physician for the Chicago Bulls, NBA, WNBA and U.S. Olympic team."
Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
Arthritis of the Elbow
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Low Back Pain
Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Arthroscopic Labrum Repair
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Knee Replacement Revision
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Block, Somatic
Peripheral Nerve Block
Rotator Cuff Surgery
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for Illinois.
No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
0 Board Actions
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Brown University / Alpert Medical School
Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
Medical School | Graduated 1972
Los Angeles County-Usc Medical Center, Department Of Medicine
Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Internship Hospital | Completed 1973
State University Of New York At Buffalo
Residency Hospital | Completed 1978
Hand Surgery At Boyes, Stark, Ashworth, Zemel, Rickard, Inc.
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1979
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
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