Dr. Roger Chams performs both knee and shoulder arthroscopic procedures at the Northwestern Medicine Grayslake Outpatient Center. This surgery center is located in Grayslake, IL which is only a three-minute drive from the Grayslake IBJI office. You can contact IBJI in Grayslake by calling (847) 247-4000 or emailing at firstname.lastname@example.org. Dr. Chams has chosen Grayslake Outpatient Center as a trusted place to treat and care for his private patients.
Orthopedic Surgeries Performed at Grayslake Outpatient Center:
An arthroscopic surgery for your knee or shoulder injury can make all the difference in overall movement and flexibility. Injuries to these joint areas can be extremely painful, however the procedure to correct them is minimally-invasive and lasts about 1 to 2 hours. A prescription for pain and swelling, which can be expected post-surgery, will be provided the day of. Dr. Chams is constantly refining his surgical procedures and is known to be the most experienced arthroscopic surgeon in the area. He, along with the staff at Grayslake Outpatient Center, can help with the following conditions:
- Labral Tear
- Rotator Cuff Tear
- AC Sprain
- Biceps Tendinopathy
- Frozen Shoulder
- Shoulder Arthritis
- Shoulder Bursitis
- Bankart and Reverse Bankart Tears
- SLAP Tear
- Shoulder Instability
- Shoulder Fractures
- Thrower’s Shoulder/Little League Shoulder
- Shoulder Calcific Tendonitis
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Distal Bicep Ruptures
- Shoulder Impingement
Preparation for Knee and Shoulder Surgery:
In order to prepare for your surgery, you should obtain medical clearance from your primary care physician within 30 days of your scheduled procedure. For outpatient procedures, you should also arrange for a family member or friend to drive you to and from the appointment. Avoid any anti-inflammatory drugs or blood thinning agents one week prior to surgery. Do not eat or drink anything after midnight the night before your scheduled procedure. You will also be contacted by a nurse from Lake Forest Hospital with additional pre-operative instructions prior to your surgery date.
Schedule Your Surgery With Dr. Roger Chams at Lake Forest Hospital
Your shoulder and knee pain don’t have to be permanent! With the help of Dr. Chams and the team of experts at Lake Forest Hospital, you can get back to doing the things you love. Contact us today for more information and to schedule your pre-operative appointment.