I am a 27 time Ironman finisher. Ironman is a triathlon in which you swim 2.4 miles in the water, cycle 112 miles and then run a marathon 26.2 miles. I have completed the Ironman World Championships 6 times and … Continue reading
Dr. Justin LaReau provides patients and professionals with important, up-to-date news information regarding the latest in treatment options and innovations available to knee and hip patients.
Hinsdale Orthopaedics continues their commitment to athletes of all levels. Over 30 individuals from the Chicagoland area, including Dr. Justin LaReau of Hinsdale Orthopaedics, traveled to the state of Maryland to compete with elite national clubs in this triathlon event. … Continue reading
Dr. LaReau has been selected for the Ascension Health Orthopedic Service Line Leadership Council. As the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, … Continue reading
On June 27, 2018, Dr. LaReau completed his 1,000th anterior approach hip replacement. This represents a significant milestone after years of training and outstanding collaboration among all members of the surgical and clinical team.
A fundamental goal of healthy aging is to keep walking as long as possible. It’s important to stay active in order to maintain this ability—or, if you haven’t been active for a while, to start with whatever simple measures it … Continue reading
Patients recover equally well and may experience fewer complications with outpatient rehabilitation, studies show. Click here to read the full article in the New York Times.
More people are rejecting general anesthesia for procedures, prompting doctors to narrate their steps as they deal with alert patients asking questions. Click here to read the full article in the New York Times.
Dr. LaReau has recently completed training to become an early adopter for the MAKO robotic total knee replacement. This is a new robotic technology that can enhance the implementation of minimally invasive techniques, facilitate improved precision, and foster kinematic optimization … Continue reading
Dr. LaReau was recently interviewed by Chicago Health Magazine regarding minimally invasive surgery. “Over the last 10 years, there have been a series of continued refinements to the surgical instruments [that let doctors] work at tight angles and tight spaces … Continue reading
We must do a better job of guiding patients through the subtle, sometimes counterintuitive, trade-offs inherent in the tests and treatments we propose. Continue reading