Dr. Alpert’s specialty is treating orthopedic sports injuries via minimally invasive arthroscopic techniques. Dr. Alpert grew up in Highland Park, Illinois and obtained an undergraduate degree in Biology at the University of Illinois-Champaign. He earned his MD at the Chicago Medical School and completed his residency at Rush University Medical Center. During his sports medicine fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital, he served as a team physician for the Elgin High School, New England Patriots, Boston Red Sox, and the Boston Bruins.
While earning his undergraduate degree, Dr. Alpert was named to the University of Illinois’ Dean’s List five different semesters. While in medical school, he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Orthopedic Honorary Society and given the Dean’s Award.
JOINT PAIN AFFECTS MORE THAN YOUR ABILITY TO MOVE, IT AFFECTS YOUR ABILITY TO LIVE DAY TO DAY.
Dr. Alpert has performed thousands of successful procedures, enabling his patients to reclaim their mobility and live their lives to the fullest.
In addition to treating patients with sports injuries, Dr. Alpert also commonly sees patients with work related injuries to the shoulder, elbow, wrist, knee, ankle and foot. He performs Independent Medical Examinations and is certified to perform Impairment Ratings as per the 6th Edition AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment.
Dr. Alpert is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the American Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine (AOSSM). He currently serves as a team physician for Elgin High School , Judson University, Larkin High School and Dundee Crown High School.