Physicians

Physicians

Hand Surgery

Dr. Peter Snitovsky

Alex Orthopaedics provides orthopedic and hand care. Dr. Snitovsky is Board Certified and a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons with advanced training in hand surgery procedures. Dr. Snitovsky provides the full spectrum of orthopedic services including arthroscopy, joint replacement, and reconstructive surgery.

He received his medical degree from University of Illinois College of Medicine and completed his residency at New York Medical College.

Gastroenterology

Dr. Mihir Majmundar

Dr. Majmundar has been in practice for over 25 years. He attended the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine and Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School and then went on to complete his residency at Rush University Medical Center. Dr. Majmundar (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and Gujarati. He frequently performs colonoscopies and endoscopies and his area of expertise includes cancer.

Dr. Mehta Bhupatkumar

Dr. Mehta is board certified in Gastroenterology and in Internal Medicinie. He received his medical degree from M.P. Shah Government Medical College and completed his residency in Cook County Hospital.

Dr. Jose Albisu

Dr. Jose Albisu earned his M.D. from Universidad de Cordoba Facultad de Medicina in 1983. He then received additional training through a Residency in Internal Medicine and a Fellowship in Gastroenterology both completed at Finch University of Health Sciences/Chicago Medical School in IL.

General Surgery

Dr. Thomas Diniotis

Dr. Diniotis received his medical degree from the University of Athens and completed his residency at the University of Illinois.

Dr. Ryan Malcom

Dr. Malcom graduated from the University of Illinois, Chicago College of Medicine in 1996. As a general surgeon he treats everything from benign tumors to varicose veins.

Ob/Gyn

Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. John O’Keefe

Dr. J. O’Keefe graduated from Creighton University in 1979, he participated in an accredited orthopedic residency and had the opportunity to be part of a program that allowed him 2 years as senior chief resident at St. Francis Hospital. Dr. O’Keefe utilized his second year to have extensive training concerning nerve injury and management. This included both non-operative and invasive neurosurgical training in the extremities. Dr. O’Keefe participated in extensive sports medicine training, working with world-renowned doctor teachers. He learned advanced arthroscopic techniques and skills which in present day allow him to manage injuries involving shoulders, knees, hips, ankles, elbows, and wrists.  He received his medical degree from Creighton University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 36 years. He uses surgical and non-surgical methods to treat musculosckeletal trauma, sports injuries and degenerative diseases. His personal commitment to excellence and dedication to patient’s wellbeing is the cornerstone for accomplishments and the extremely high rate of success in the treatment of his patients’ medical condition; he is compassionate and has outstanding bedside manners.

Dr. Ellis Nam

A Chicago local, Dr. Ellis Nam completed his undergraduate degree at Northwestern University in 1993. He continued on to earn his M.D., and complete a General Surgery Internship as well as an Orthopedic Surgery Residency at Northwestern Medical School. Furthering his studies, Dr. Nam completed a Fellowship at Southern California Orthopedic Institute in Los Angeles, CA where he focused on a sub-specialty in minimally invasive athroscopic and reconstructive surgery of the shoulder, knee, and ankle.

Dr. Nam has extensive experience in sports related injuries, having served as a Team Physician for the Chicago Blackhawks and the Chicago Wolves Ice Hockey Teams. His research includes an extensive list of publications in the field of Orthopaedics, Sports Medicine, and Musculoskeletal Disorders.

Pain Management

Dr. Azzam Alkhudari

Dr. Alkhudari is a board certified pain management consultant, with more than 8 years of experience of using a comprehensive approach to help patients with their pain and suffering . His treatment has ranged from alleviating chronic low back pain , chronic neck pain, and joint pain including shoulders, knees, hips.

He received his medical degree from from the University of Aleppo and completed his residency at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center,

Dr. Yasser Hussein

After earning his Bachelors in Science at Damascus University in Syria, Dr. Yasser Hussein completed his M.D. at the Damascus University Faculty of Medicine in 1991. Moving to Chicago, Dr. Hussein became the Chief Resident at Cook County Hospital for which he received the award for Chief Resident of the Year in 2000.

Along with a Fellowship in Pain Management at Rush University, Chicago, IL, Dr. Hussein has also amassed extensive training, research, and publications in anesthesia and pain management in facilities around the country.

Podiatry

Dr. John Kane

Dr.Kane is a Board Certified Foot and Ankle surgeon. As a member of the teaching staff of Edgewater Hospital and Medical center he regularly contributes to the residency training program. Dr. Kane has been licensed in the State of Illinois for over 15 years and currently holds two international licenses, one in Australia and the other in the Republic of the Philippines. Dr. Kane, lectures and instructs surgery. He has conducted numerous medical missions to the Republic of the Philippines, furthering the education of the health professionals in that area of the world.

He received his medical degree from the Illinois College of Podiatric Medicine and completed his residency at Frank Cuneo Hospital.

 

Dr. Joel Anderson

Dr. Joel R. Anderson is a physician and surgeon of foot and ankle disorders. Originally from Racine, WI, he moved to Chicago in 1992 and graduated from the Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine where he received a Presidential Scholarship for academic excellence. Following medical school he completed two years of residency training at Oak Forest Hospital of Cook County and Norwegian American Hospital and was the chief resident at both hospitals. During his second year of residency, Dr. Anderson went to Mexico for a Medical Mission at Matehuala General Hospital in Matehuala, Mexico to perform surgical procedures on a multitude of foot and ankle pathology from infants to adults. 

His specific podiatry interests include Reconstructive foot and ankle surgery, Bunions, orthotics and heel pain. He is currently a member of the professional society of AFAI.

Urology

Dr. Fadi Habib

After earning his Doctorate of Medicine from the French Faculty of Medicine, Beirut, Lebanon in 1983, Dr. Habib stayed in the city to complete a rotating internship from 1983-87 between St. Joseph and St. George’s Hospitals.

He then relocated to Toronto, Canada for two Fellowships; one Urolithiasis and ESLW at the University of Toronto Wellesley Hospital (1988-89), and the other as a Clinical Research Fellow at The Prostate Center of Toronto Hospital (1992-93). These Fellowships bookended his Residency at the University of Toronto (1987-92).

Dr. Habib has been living and working in Chicago, IL since 1993, and currently resides as the Chief of Urology at Our Lady of Resurrection Medical Center in the city.

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