I treat athletes of all ages and levels of skill to make sure they enjoy activity safely. I encourage patients to maintain a healthy, active lifestyle. I believe in prevention and educating patients about their injuries in order to prevent future injuries. By safely returning recreational and high-level athletes to their sport, they can maintain a healthy lifestyle.
Non-Surgical Musculoskeletal Care,
NorthShore Medical Group
Running Injuries, Shoulder Pain, Rotator Cuff Syndrome
Senior Clinician Educator
Midwestern University's Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2009
Resurrection Family Medicine Residency, 2006
Harbor - UCLA Medical Center, 2007
In the News
Crain's Chicago Business
Dr. Cherise Russo explains in Crain's Business Chicago why too much exercise might not be a good thing.
Justin is also joined by NorthShore Orthopaedic Institute’s Dr. Cherise Russo who talks about the preparation that is needed before competing in a long-distance running like half marathon...
Make It Better
Dr. Cherise Russo of NorthShore University HealthSystem, who works with patients ranging from high school athletes to professional football players, sees a direct correlation between core strength and...