- Advocate Condell Medical Center
Dr. Joseph A Meis has 2 locations
Dr. Joseph A Meis has the following 2 SPECIALTIES
Dr. Joseph A Meis has the following 15 expertise
- Sports Medicine
- Knee Surgery
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Joint Replacement
- Hip Surgery
- Bone Fracture
- Joint Pain/Swelling
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Herniated Disc
Patients' Choice Award (2018)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2018)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
42 Years Experience
Graduated in 1979
Dr. Joseph A Meis Accepts the Following Insurance
More about Dr. Joseph A Meis
Dr. Joseph Meis is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon with special interests in total joint replacement surgery, as well as in arthroscopic surgery of the knee. He received his undergraduate degree from Brown University. He then attended Northwestern University Medical School, where he also completed his internship and orthopaedic surgery residency. He has been a practicing orthopaedic surgeon since 1984. Dr. Meis performs all of the total hip and total knee replacement surgery at Complete Orthopaedic Care. He has expertise in both the operative and non-operative treatment of arthritis, including minimal incision hip and knee replacement. He was involved in the creation of the total joint replacement program at Advocate Condell Medical Center. His practice also involves caring for patients with knee injuries, including the arthroscopic treatment of ligament and cartilage injuries. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Illinois State Medical Society. He enjoys teaching students from Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University, both in the office and at the hospital. Dr. Meis has been a competitive bicycle racer for over 40 years. He is a former Illinois State Cycling Champion and has finished as high as third place at the Masters' National Track Bike Championships. He has been certified by the United States Cycling Federation as a level one coach. Because of these experiences, he feels particularly attuned to the special needs of endurance athletes of all ages.