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Keep up-to-date with MidAmerica Orthopaedics and what they are involved in.

Concussions are not easy to diagnose.

Having the right doctor, diagnosis is key when suffering a brain or spinal injury

December 1, 2016
As seen in the
Chicago Tribune

When dealing with an injury to the spine or brain, it is wise to see a specialist who understands the intricacies of the body's complex neurological system. MidAmerica Orthopaedics is pleased to have Kevin M. Jackson, a Board Certified Neurological Surgeon on its staff to meet this need.

Hurt on the Job?

Broken bone, laceration or muscle strain on the job? There are two ways to get treatment.

November 1, 2016
As seen in the Chicago Tribune

One of the most challenging expenses for today's employers is the continually rising cost of workman's compensation claims. With MidAmerica’s “Direct to Specialist” approach no longer would an employee need to utilize costly emergency room services, urgent care centers or traditional occupational medicine clinics only to be stabilized and then triaged to the specialist for definitive care for an acute injury.

Why ConforMIS?

Customized knee replacement offers unique advantages not possible with off-the-shelf implants

October 1, 2016
As seen in the Chicago Tribune

Keeping aware of the latest advances connected to knee replacement surgery has always been important to Dr. Sarkis Bedikian, an orthopaedic surgeon with MidAmerica Orthopaedics. The first knee replacements were performed in 1968 and have dramatically improved over the years. Today, knee replacement has become one of the most successful procedures in medicine with more than 600,000 people undergoing the procedure each year in the United States.