Dr. Gordon Nuber MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Gordon Nuber is an orthopedic surgeon in Chicago, Illinois. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Highland Park Hospital and NorthShore University Health System Evanston Hospital. He received his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 36 years. Dr. Nuber accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 33 doctors at Highland Park Hospital and one of 37 at NorthShore University Health System Evanston Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Elbow Surgery, Hip & Knee Reconstructive Surgery, Orthopedic Sports Medicine, Shoulder Surgery

Clinical Interests: Rotator Cuff, Knee Injuries, Shoulder Dislocation, Biomechanics, Shoulder Joint, Athletic Injuries, Elbow, Isometric Contraction, Torque, Skeletal Muscle, Elbow Joint

Hospital Affiliation

NorthShore University Health System Evanston Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Ranked #7 in Orthopedics

NorthShore University Health System Skokie Hospital

Highland Park Hospital

Education & Medical Training

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Residency, General Surgery, 1978 - 1979

McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1979 - 1983

Wayne State University School of Medicine
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 28 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

IL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Acromioclavicular Joint Injuries in the National Football League: Epidemiology and Management.
Lynch, T. S.,Saltzman, M. D.,Ghodasra, J. H.,Bilimoria, K. Y.,Bowen, M. K.,Nuber, G. W.

Nerve block of the infrapatellar branch of the saphenous nerve in knee arthroscopy: a prospective, double-blinded, randomized, placebo-controlled trial.
Hsu, L. P.,Oh, S.,Nuber, G. W.,Doty, R.,Kendall, M. C.,Gryzlo, S.,Nader, A.

The anterior deltoid's importance in reverse shoulder arthroplasty: a cadaveric biomechanical study.
Schwartz, D. G.,Kang, S. H.,Lynch, T. S.,Edwards, S.,Nuber, G.,Zhang, L. Q.,Saltzman, M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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