McNally, Thomas

Thomas-McNallyThomas McNally, MD

Orthopedic Surgery / Spine Surgery

Suburban Orthopaedics



Dr. McNally is a board certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in spine surgery. He finished his fellowship at the University of Chicago Hospitals as well as one in comprehensive spinal care at Rush-Presbyterian-St. Lukes Medical Center. Dr. McNally is reknowned in his field by both patients and peers for utilizing a team approach to provide his patients support for all their spine health management.




Freedberg, Howard

Howard-FreedbergHoward Freedberg, M.D.

Orthopedic & Joint Replacement

Suburban Orthopaedics




With over 25 years of orthopedic experience, Dr. Freedberg is known locally as, “The Knee Expert.” Most recently, he developed an innovative double bundle ACL Reconstruction Technique in conjunction with Biomet with whom he is an independent contractor; which is now being recognized and implemented, internationally. Beyond knees, Dr. Freedberg provides a complete range of orthopaedic surgical services including full and partial joint replacement. Dr. Freedberg is a Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and has subsequently been recertified twice by the same governing board. Also subspecialty Board Certified by the Sports Medicine American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and the American Forensic Association. Nationally renowned, Dr. Freedberg was deemed a Master Instructor of Arthroscopic Surgery by the Arthroscopy Association of North America, serves as an instructor for the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, a consulting physician to the Player’s Association for the NFL and MLB, team physician for five local high schools, recognized by U.S. News as a Top Doctor and in April 2011 was awarded the “Best Doctor Award” by Chicago Magazine. Dr. Freedberg lectures on his theories and techniques, on subjects that include not only knee reconstructions but many other joints of the body including the shoulder of which he is also recognized as an expert by his peers. He has published numerous articles on the subject of arthroscopy. He is presently involved in novel research on the Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) with the robotic knee testing device which is a revolutionary computerized knee testing device.

Dr. Freedberg believes that each patient deserves the utmost in service. He takes extra time to provide each patient with the individualized care they deserve and treats every patient as though they are a family member.

Chhadia, Ankur

Ankur-ChhadiaAnkur Chhadia, M.D.

Orthopaedic & Joint Replacement Surgery

Suburban Orthopaedics




Dr. Chhadia specializes in both arthroscopic and open joint surgery as well as minimally invasive total and partial joint replacements of the knee, hip, and shoulder. He focuses on advanced shoulder and knee conditions and procedures. He is the team physician for five local high schools where he provides sideline game coverage and training room care for young athletes. He completed his Orthopaedic Surgery residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago followed by a cutting edge fellowship in sports medicine from Kaiser Permanente Orange County in Southern California. Dr. Chhadia completed his undergraduate Biomedical Engineering degree at Northwestern University and received his M.D. from the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Dr. Chhadia is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery as well as the American Board of Independent Medical Examiners. He is an active member of the Arthroscopy Association of North America, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the STOP Sports Injuries Campaign, and the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine. Dr. Chhadia has attained the prestige of several research publications in peer reviewed journals including featured articles on shoulder labral tears in The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery as well as on knee ACL injuries in the American Journal of Sports Medicine. He was also a featured physician in Northwest Quarterly’s Winter Edition of their Health and Fitness series. Dr. Chhadia has been invited as a key presenter on joint health, concussions, sports related injuries, on new innovative procedures including the reverse shoulder replacement, and continues to be active in clinical studies.

Dr. Chhadia prides himself on having high standards of respect, ethics, and privacy, as well as setting and achieving goals of improved pain, function, and quality of life for every patient.

Alpert, Joshua

alpertlgJoshua Alpert, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Midwest Bone & Joint Institute


Joshua M. Alpert, MD is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon who joined the Midwest Bone & Joint Institute in 2008 after completing an Orthopedic Surgery fellowship at Harvard’s Sports Medicine Program at Massachusetts General Hospital.

Dr. Alpert grew up in Highland Park, Illinois and obtained an undergraduate degree in Biology at the University of Illinois-Champaign. He earned his MD at the Chicago Medical School and completed his residency at Rush University Medical Center. During his sports medicine fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital, he served as a team physician for the New England Patriots, Boston Red Sox and the Boston Bruins.

Throughout his career in medicine, Dr. Alpert has received several honors and awards. While earning his undergraduate degree, he was named to the University of Illinois’ Dean’s List five different semesters. While in medical school, he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Orthopedic Honorary Society and given the Dean’s Award. Recently, Dr. Alpert received the Massachusetts General Hospital Academic Enrichment Grant and was named to Strathmore’s Who’s Who 2008.

Dr. Alpert’s interests are in treating sports injuries via minimally invasive arthroscopic techniques. He performs arthroscopy of the shoulder, elbow, wrist, hip, knee and ankle. His main goal is to get patients of every age back to their activities as quickly and safely as possible after injury. Procedures such as arthroscopic rotator cuff repair of the shoulder, ACL reconstruction of the knee and hip arthroscopy are done on an outpatient basis. This minimizes post-operative pain, increases the potential for rehabilitation and can lead to a quicker recovery.

Dr. Alpert is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the American Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine (AOSSM). He currently serves as a team physician for Judson University, Larkin High School and Dundee Crown High School.

In addition to treating patients with sports injuries, Dr. Alpert also commonly sees patient’s with work related injuries to the shoulder, elbow, wrist, knee, ankle and foot.

Learn more about Dr. Alpert HERE.