Dr. Jason Koh gives an overview of the department and discusses his vision for its future.
Jason Koh, MD, is the Chairman of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Koh completed his specialized training at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, the Hospital for Special Surgery and the Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Koh is a nationally recognized expert in knee, shoulder and elbow reconstruction, hip arthroscopy and serves as team physician for the major league soccer team, the Chicago Fire. He is board certified in orthopaedic surgery and sports medicine and is a Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine.
His research interests include shoulder surgery, cartilage transplantation, hip arthroscopy, patella femoral disorders and anterior cruciate ligament injuries.
Our collective orthopaedic physicians serve in leadership roles for many national organizations including the Board of Directors and Board of Councilors of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, past president of the Arthroscopy Association of North America, Board and Past President of the Illinois Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons and Board of the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society.
Our physicians are active editors and reviewers for multiple scientific journals and lecture and teach nationally and internationally.