Why Choose MacNeal Sports Medicine Fellowship?

Tradition

With over 25 years of training fellows, the MacNeal fellowship has been a fixture in the Chicago sports medicine community since the beginning of the specialty. Our graduates live and practice all over the country in every type of sports medicine practice.

Location

Based at MacNeal Hospital, just west of Chicago, the MacNeal Sports Medicine Fellowship immerses fellows in the Chicago sports scene. Fellows cover collegiate and professional teams throughout the Chicagoland area, while enjoying all the advantages of living in Chicago.

Extensive Coverage

MacNeal fellows act as team and site physicians for professional, collegiate and high school teams as well as several large citywide road races. Graduates are well prepared to function as a physician at any level of sports coverage.

Nationally Known Faculty at Premiere Teaching Sites

Our fellows work with highly respected faculty at established sports medicine practices throughout the city of Chicago. Fellows have longitudinal experiences at the University of Chicago, Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush, University of Illinois at Chicago, Weiss Memorial Hospital and our own MacNeal Hospital Center for Sports and Performance.

Sports Medicine Ultrasound

We recognize that competency in ultrasound is important for future sports medicine physicians. Our fellows are exposed to sports medicine ultrasound regularly in clinic, as well as through an organized curriculum.  

Fellow Focused

Our goal is to help you meet your professional goals. Each fellow’s interests and educational priorities are considered to best meet his or her individual needs.