Dr. Mitchell Sheinkop, MD

Dr. Mitchell Sheinkop, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 77
Dr. Mitchell Sheinkop, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Chicago, IL. He graduated from Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

1565 N La Salle Dr Ste 110

Chicago, IL 60610

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  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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Knee Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
very high
more than 95% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 94% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sheinkop "Mitchell B. Sheinkop, M.D., a board-certified orthopedic surgeon, is director for the joint replacement program at the Neurologic & Orthopedic Institute of Chicago. He is a leading authority on the treatment of patients with complex hip and knee disorders and particularly well known for his pioneering use of computer-assisted navigation and minimally invasive technologies, including uni-compartmental knee replacement. Doctor Sheinkop also has a keen interest and is one of the leading surgeons in the country for hip resurfacing technologies. In fact, Dr. Sheinkop is one of only a few orthopedic surgeons who are trained and experienced in implanting the full range of these evolving and minimally resective systems."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

55  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hip Pain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Pain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
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15  Procedures

Background Check

1 Malpractice Claim
  • Settlement : 2/9/2015
    Amount or Range: $300,000.00
    Nature of Complaint: COOK COUNTY, IL
    State: Illinois
0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Cook County Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • John H Stroger Jr Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Cook County Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Northwestern Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hadassah Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Passavant Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Northwestern University Medical School
    Other Education | Completed
  • Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Certificate of Recognition and Appreciation, The Anti-Defamation League, 2001
  • Patron, The Art Institute of Chicago,
  • Graduation from University of Illinois with "Honors in Liberal Arts and Sciences," "Special Distinction in Zoology",
Media & Publications

Dr. Sheinkop has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Yiddish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Sheinkop's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sheinkop to family and friends
27 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

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Dr. Sheinkop's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr Sheinkop did a hip resurface procedure on me. He did not attach the acetabular cup to my pelvis and it moved around. I complained about pain in my abdomen beyond the healing norm. Was almost 1 year. Looking at Xrays as early as one week after surgery showed the femur was in my abdomen. He gave...more
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Dr. Sheinkop is very kind, professional and patient. He was always like a father to me. Thanks doc
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To date best job ever miss workong for Dr. Sheinkop he cared for his patient's and was very generous to his staff.
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I went to Dr. Sheinkop for stem cell procedures on both my knees and a hip. It has been a lot of help and the relief has lasted over 1yr & 9 months plus. His background is what drew me to him and I could not be happier.
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Dr. Sheinkop performed double-knee replacement surgery on me in Oct. 2007. He argued that, after rehabbing one knee, I wouldn't want to do the 2nd knee (which I would have needed done in any case), and he was right. But, in the end, he inveigled me into the right decision.He also undertook at the...more
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