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Gordon W. Nuber, MD

  • Orthopaedics

BIOGRAPHY


Dr. Gordon Nuber is a Board Certified orthopaedic surgeon, concentrating on sports related and traumatic injuries to the knee, shoulder and elbow. His areas of special interest are arthroscopy, ACL Reconstruction, treatment of miniscal tears, rotator cuff injuries and total shoulder replacement.

In addition to his responsibilities with Northwestern Orthopaedic Institute, Dr. Nuber is a Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery at Northwestern and has received the James K. Stack Teaching Award in recognition of his academic and research activities. He has authored over 85 publications on the topics related to the sports injuries of the shoulder, knee and elbow, and acts as a reviewer for the American Journal of Sports Medicine and the Journal of the Shoulder and Elbow.

Named one of America's leading physicians by Woodward/White, the Castle Connelly Guide, AOL.com, and Chicago Magazine, Dr. Nuber also serves as an examiner for the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons. In addition, he is a Team Physician for the Chicago Bears, and previously, he served as team physician for the Chicago Blackhawks, Chicago Cubs, and Big Ten Conference and as a consultant to Bally's Corporation.

Dr. Nuber earned his medical degree from the Wayne State University School of Medicine and completed his residency at Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine. Additionally, Dr. Nuber completed a fellowship in Sports Medicine at the National Athletic Health Institute in California.

EDUCATION


  • Medical Education
    Wayne State University School of Medicine - 1978
  • Residency
    Northwestern Mcgaw / Northwestern Memorial Hospital - 1983

BOARD CERTIFICATION


  • Orthopaedic Surgery

PRIMARY LOCATION


NOI Northshore Orthopaedics

680 N. Lake Shore Drive

#924

Chicago, IL 60611

312-664-9274
Tuesday
7:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Thursday
7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

CLINICAL INTERESTS


  • Arthroscopy
  • Cartilage Problems
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Knee Problems
  • Shoulder Reconstructive Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

ACCEPTED INSURANCE


  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS PPO
  • Beech Street
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • HFN-Healthcares Finest Network
  • Humana ChoiceCare POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • PHCS POS
  • PHCS PPO
  • PNA (Preferred Network Access)
  • PPO Next
  • Workmans Compensation