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Faculty

The NorthShore Orthopaedic & Spine Institute features more than 100 specialty-trained physicians, among them five leading experts in Adult Reconstruction, performing approximately 2,500 cases per year. These knowledgeable faculty members work closely with our fellows, providing instruction, guidance and mentorship.

Faculty

Lalit Puri, MD

Lalit Puri, MD MBA, Vice Chair Clinical Excellence and Chief, Division of Adult Reconstruction, NorthShore and Clinical Associate Professor, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine.
Expertise: knee and hip replacement, computer-assisted surgery, minimally-invasive techniques, knee and hip revision, robotic-assisted total joint replacement, robotic knee and hip arthroplasty, Mako knee and hip arthroplasty, and partial knee replacement.

 
Ravi Bashyal, MD

Ravi Bashyal, MD, Director, Adult Reconstruction Outpatient Service, NorthShore and Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine.
Expertise: minimally- invasive knee and hip replacement, outpatient knee and hip replacement, custom and patient specific knee and hip replacement surgery, robotic-assisted total joint replacement, partial knee replacement, and minimally-invasive techniques.

 
Raju Ghate, MD

Raju Ghate, MD, Senior Clinician Educator, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine.
Expertise: knee replacement, minimally-invasive techniques, custom knee replacements, and partial knee replacements.

 
Anand Srinivasan, MD

Anand Srinivasan, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine.
Expertise: direct anterior hip replacement, minimally-invasive hip and knee replacement, complex knee and hip reconstruction surgery, outpatient hip and knee replacement, and robotic knee replacement.

 
Samuel D. Stulberg, MD

Samuel D. Stulberg, MD
Expertise: Knee and Hip Replacement, Minimally Invasive Techniques, Computer-Assisted Surgery of the Knee and Hip, Custom and Patient Specific Knee and Hip Replacement

 
Alexander Tauchen, MD

Alexander Tauchen, MD, Clinician Educator, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine.
Expertise: direct anterior hip replacement, total knee replacement, partial knee replacement, revision hip and knee replacement, robotic assisted joint replacement, and outpatient joint replacement.

Adjunct Faculty

Nasim Rana, MD

Nasim Rana, MD, Supervising Orthopaedic Physician, Community Health Center.
Expertise: arthritis of the hip and knee, general orthopaedic conditions, non-surgical musculoskeletal care, and injections.

 
Richard Wixson, MD

Richard Wixson, MD, Vice Chair, Research & Informatics.
Expertise: arthritis of the hip and knee, and non-surgical musculoskeletal care.

 
James Kudma, MD

James Kudma, MD, Research & Philanthropy Advisor, Senior Clinician Educator, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine.