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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.

Injured? Skip the ER wait time.

When an injury occurs get the immediate care you need with Orthopaedic Immediate Care.

September 1, 2016
As seen in the Chicago Tribune

Accidents happen in seconds. Whether it is falling from a ladder or losing control of a bicycle, it only takes a few seconds for a fracture, sprain, laceration or dislocation to occur. A first reaction is often a frantic trip to a hospital emergency room where there is an expectation of immediate care and pain relief. However, the reality is that care may not be immediate, especially if the emergency room is busy with other patients with conditions deemed more serious.