Dr. Vishal Mehta is a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine.
He helps patients with knee injuries, shoulder injuries, knee pain, arthritis, or shoulder pain, conditions that are often a result of an athletic injury. He also has a particular area of interest in cartilage restoration, platelet rich plasma and stem cell therapy.
Dr. Mehta is the current president of Illinois Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. The author of numerous peer-reviewed publications, book chapters and technique guides, Dr. Vishal Mehta also serves as a reviewer many journals including The American Journal of Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy.
Dr. Vishal Mehta is the founder of the Fox Valley Orthopedic Research Foundation, a laboratory designed to test and develop orthopedic implants.
Dr. Mehta is an instructor of many surgical technique courses and guest lecturer, throughout the United States and internationally.
Dr. Mehta founded the Foundation for International Orthopedic Development…a not-for-profit organization chartered to develop and teach arthroscopic surgery in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Dr. Mehta is the founder of Healthy-TXT™, mobile health program designed to improve health outcomes and foster physician-patient relations. The programs are delivered via text messaging, mobile voice app, email, video, or website.