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Wellington K. Hsu, MD

Northwestern Medical Group
  • Orthopaedics

BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Wellington Hsu is a spine surgeon at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and an assistant professor in the department of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Dr. Hsu has received international recognition as an expert in myelopathic condition of the cervical spine, tissue engineering solution as bone graft substitutes in spinal fusion, and adjacent segment degeneration of the spine.

Dr. Hsu's philosophy is to provide excellent, comprehensive care for patients with degenerative, deformity, traumatic, neoplastic and infectious problems of the spine.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine - 2001
  • Residency
    Univ. of California-Los Angeles Medical Center - 2007
  • Fellowship
    University of Wisconsin Hospital - 2008

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Orthopaedic Surgery

PRIMARY LOCATION


Northwestern Medical Group

675 N. St. Clair

Galter 17-100

Chicago, IL 60611

312-695-2772
Monday
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Disc Disease
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Spine Condition
  • Disc Arthroplasty
  • Herniated Disc
  • Laminectomy
  • Metastatic Spine
  • Microscopic Disc Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Motion-Sparing Spine Surgery
  • Neoplastic/Infectious Spine Problems
  • Spinal Deformity
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Trauma

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna US Healthcare HMO
  • BCBS Classic Blue
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Choice Supervalu PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • HealthLink
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • PNA (Preferred Network Access)
  • Preferred Plan PPO
  • TriCare(US Military Insurance)
  • Unicare PPO
  • Unicare PPO(Wellpoint Network)
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice
  • UnitedHealthcare Choice Plus
  • UnitedHealthcare Options PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select
  • UnitedHealthcare Select HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Select Plus