All Orthopaedic Conditions

The orthopaedic specialists at Loyola Medicine are highly skilled in the diagnosis and treatment of routine and complex orthopaedic injuries, conditions and diseases in adults and children. Our team is active in clinical medical research, helping improve orthopaedic care for all patients. Loyola’s orthopaedic team includes nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, social workers, rehabilitative and pain control experts; these clinicians work together as an integrated team to get you back to your regular activities free of pain.

  • Abnormal walking patterns
  • Achilles tendinitis
  • Achilles tendon rupture
  • Adhesive capsulitis or “frozen shoulder”
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries
  • Arthritis and osteoarthritis of the shoulder
  • Arthritis and rheumatoid arthritis of the foot and ankle
  • Arthritis of the hand, thumb and wrist
  • Arthritis of the neck (cervical spondylosis)
  • Arthritis or rheumatoid arthritis of the knee
  • Axillary nerve injury
  • Back and lower back pain
  • Bankart lesions
  • Biceps tendon tears at the elbow or shoulder
  • Bone tumors, both benign and malignant
  • Boutonnière deformity
  • Bow legs, or Blount's disease
  • Bulging disk
  • Burners and stingers
  • Bursitis in the heel bone
  • Bursitis of the knee
  • Bursitis or tendinitis of the elbow or shoulder
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS)
  • Cauda equina syndrome
  • Cervical fracture (broken neck)
  • Charcot foot, or Charcot arthropathy
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT)
  • Chondromalacia
  • Chronic elbow and shoulder instability
  • Clubfoot
  • Collateral and cruciate ligament injuries
  • Common elbow and shoulder injuries and pain
  • Complex regional pain syndrome
  • Concussion Program
  • Congenital hip dislocation (CHD)
  • Congenital spine problems
  • Corns, calluses, warts and ingrown toenails
  • Crush injuries to the hand
  • De Quervain's tenosynovitis
  • Deformities, including bunions, claw toes and hammer toes
  • Degenerative disk disease
  • Developmental dislocation (dysplasia) of the hip (DDH)
  • Diabetic (Charcot) foot
  • Discoid meniscus
  • Dislocated shoulder or elbow
  • Dislocation of the knee
  • Dislocations and separations
  • Distal femur (thighbone) fractures of the knee
  • Distal radial epiphysis or "gymnast's wrist"
  • Distal radius fractures (broken wrist)
  • Dupuytren's contracture
  • Elbow (olecranon) bursitis
  • Elbow hyperextension
  • Erb's palsy (brachial plexus birth palsy)
  • Exercise-induced asthma (bronchospasm)
  • Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI)
  • Femur shaft fractures (broken thighbone)
  • Fingertip injuries and amputations
  • Flatfeet
  • Flexor tendon injuries
  • Foot and ankle pain and injury
  • Fractures and stress fractures of the ankle, foot, forefoot, heel bone, pilon, talus and toe
  • Fractures of the clavicle, distal humerus, elbow, forearm, radial head, scapula and shoulder blade
  • Fractures of the finger and thumb
  • Ganglion
  • Ganglion cyst of the wrist and hand
  • Geriatric foot problems
  • Geriatric fractures
  • Glenoid labrum tear
  • Groin pull
  • Growth plate fractures of the knee
  • Growth plate injuries
  • Haglund's deformity
  • Hamstring muscle injuries
  • Hand and wrist fractures and trauma
  • Hand and wrist pain and injury
  • Hand paralysis
  • Heat injury and heat exhaustion
  • Heel problems
  • Heel, arch, toe, ankle and shin pain
  • Herniated disk
  • High school sports injuries
  • Hip bursitis
  • Hip dislocation or dysplasia
  • Hip fractures and labral tears
  • Hip pain and hip injury
  • Hip strains
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Iliotibial band syndrome (ITBS)
  • Inflammatory arthritis or osteoarthritis of the hip
  • Intoeing
  • Joint instability and tears
  • Kienböck’s disease
  • Knee pain and knee injury
  • Knee stiffness or instability
  • Knock knees
  • Kyphosis (roundback) of the spine
  • Labral tears
  • Lateral epicondylitis or “tennis elbow”
  • Legg-Calve-Perthes disease
  • Ligament injuries
  • Limb deformity and limb length discrepancy
  • Lisfranc (midfoot) injury
  • Lordosis (swayback)
  • Mallet finger (baseball finger)
  • Medial epicondylitis or “golfer’s elbow”
  • Meniscus tears
  • Morton's neuroma
  • Muscle contusion (bruises)
  • Muscle cramps
  • Myelomeningocele
  • Nail bed injuries of the hand
  • Neck pain, sprains and strains
  • Nerve injuries or damage (neuroma)
  • Open fractures
  • Orthopaedic trauma
  • Osgood-Schlatter disease
  • Osteochondritis
  • Osteomalacia
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Osteonecrosis of the knee
  • Osteonecrosis or avascular necrosis of the hip
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporotic fractures
  • Overuse injuries of the knee
  • Overuse or repetition injuries
  • Paget's disease
  • Patellar tendinitis or "jumper's knee"
  • Patellar tendon tear, dislocation and instability
  • Patellofemoral arthritis
  • Patellofemoral pain symdrome (PFPS) or "runners knee"
  • Pediatric orthopaedic conditions
  • Pediatric spine problems
  • Pediatric sports injuries
  • Pelligrini-Stieda syndrome
  • Periprosthetic fractures
  • Perthes disease
  • Pes anserine (knee tendon) bursitis
  • Pinched nerve (cervical radiculopathy)
  • Piriformis syndrome
  • Plantar fasciitis and bone spurs
  • Plantar warts
  • Platybasia
  • Posterior cruciate ligament injuries
  • Posterior tibial tendon dysfunction
  • Quadricepts tendon tears
  • Radial head subluxation or “nursemaid’s elbow”
  • Recurrent and chronic elbow instability
  • Rotator cuff injuries
  • Ruptured disk
  • Sacroiliac joint pain
  • Scaphoid fractures of the wrist
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Sesamoiditis
  • Shin splints
  • Shoulder and elbow pain and injury
  • Shoulder impingement/rotator cuff tendinitis or bursitis
  • Shoulder joint tear
  • Shoulder separation
  • Shoulder trauma and fractures
  • Skin and nail conditions, including yellow nail syndrome (YNS) and nail fungus
  • SLAP tears
  • Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE)
  • Snapping hip
  • Spinal arteriovenous malformations
  • Spinal cord compression (cervical spondylotic myelopathy)
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Spinal curvature disorders and deformity
  • Spinal infection
  • Spinal inflammatory disorders
  • Spinal nerve damage
  • Spinal stenosis and myelopathy
  • Spine cancer and tumors
  • Spine fractures and trauma
  • Spine pain and spine injury
  • Spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis
  • Sports hernia (athletic pubalgia)
  • Sports injuries
  • Sprained wrist or thumb
  • Sprains and strains of the ankle and foot
  • Sprains, strains and other soft tissue injuries
  • Stiff big toe (hallux rigidus)
  • Stress fractures
  • Stress fractures of the knee
  • Swimmer's shoulder
  • Tarsal coalition
  • Tendinitis of the knee
  • Tendinitis of the long head of the biceps
  • Tendon and ligament injuries
  • Tendon swelling in the hand
  • Tendon tears
  • Tennis leg
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Thoracic outlet syndrome
  • Throwing injuries
  • Tibia (shinbone) shaft and proximal tibia fractures
  • Torsion (in-toeing, out-towing and "pigeon toes")
  • Transient osteoporosis of the hip
  • Traumatic injuries and fractures
  • Trigger finger
  • Turf toe
  • Twisted neck (congenital muscular torticollis)
  • Ulna fractures
  • Ulnar collateral ligament (UCL) injury
  • Ulnar nerve entrapment at the elbow (cubital tunnel syndrome)
  • Ulnar tunnel syndrome of the wrist
  • Uneven shoulders
  • Unstable kneecap
  • Valgus extension overload (VEO)
  • Vertebral compression fracture
  • Vertical talus