Dr. Joshua M. Alpert

Joshua M. Alpert, MD is a board-certified Orthopedic Surgeon who joined the Midwest Bone & Joint Institute in 2008 after completing an Orthopedic Surgery fellowship at Harvard’s Sports Medicine Program at Massachusetts General Hospital.

Make an appointment : 224-293-1170
Email us : info@joshalpertmd.com
Physician Assistant Joyce Wesner

Joyce Wesner joined Midwest Bone & Joint in 2018 with well over a decade of PA experience in the orthopedic field. She obtained her undergraduate degree in biology at Indiana University, followed by a master’s degree in physician assistant studies from Midwestern University.

Joyce works in tandem with Dr. Alpert on the field at sporting events, in the office, and in a surgical setting. She is highly regarded by patients for her precise skill in performing ultrasound guided injections in the knees, shoulders, and hips.

Joyce lives in the area with her husband and three sons. When not working, she’s often found running, baking, or enjoying her sons’ soccer and lacrosse games. Her experience, training, and conscientious approach to patient care are a tremendous asset to Midwest Bone & Joint Institute.

Nikki Petty has been Dr. Alpert’s assistant since January 2012. She grew up in Elgin, IL. She is a CNA and has a certificate in phlebotomy. She received associates degrees in both Science and Art from Elgin Community College. Her main responsibilities are scheduling surgeries, obtaining prior authorizations for in-office and surgical procedures, and other administrative duties. She enjoys spending time with family, reading, and volunteering. She can be reached at 224-293-1170 or by email at npetty@midwestbonejoint.com.