Suresh Velagapudi, M.D.

CLINICAL INTEREST AREA:

Fracture Care
General Orthopaedics
Hand Surgery
Occupational Injuries
Sports Medicine

EDUCATION:

  • Undergraduate: Loyola University: Chicago, BS, Biology and Mathematics
  • Medical School: University of Illinois Medical Center
  • Internship: University of Illinois School of Medicine, General Surgery
  • Residency: University of Illinois School of Medicine, Orthopaedic Surgery

ADDITIONAL CREDENTIALS:

  • Board Certified: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Fellow: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

TEAM COVERAGE:

Currently serves as team physician for Waubonsee Valley High School

EDUCATIONAL PRESENTATIONS/ PUBLICATIONS:

  • Hunter Staged Flexor Tendon Reconstruction, University of Illinois Journal Club, February, 1989
  • Senior Thesis:  Tibial Bone Transport in Rabbits
  • Follow-up of Total Knee Arthroplasty, University ofIllinois, Journal Club, March, 1992

PERSONAL:

Dr Velagapudi is originally from the northern suburbs of Chicago, IL and now lives with his family in the western suburbs of Chicago.  He enjoys quality time with his family in addition to playing some golf. He has been involved with medical staff leadership at Rush Copley Medical Center over the past 20 years and currently serves as the Chief of Staff.

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