Dr. Joshua M. Alpert

Dr. Alpert 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.

PUBLICATIONS


  • American Journal of Sports Medicine. 2010.

    Alpert, J. Wuerz, T. O’ Donnell, T. Gill, T. The Effect of Age on the Outcomes of Arthroscopic Repair of Type II Superior Labrum Anterior Posterior Lesions.

  • Oxford University Press: New York, 18: 569-646, 2009.

    Alpert J and Asnis P. Orthopedic Surgery. Oxford American Handbook of Surgery.

  • 2009 Apr 8. (Epub Ahead of Print).

    Alpert, J. Kozanek, M. Li, G. Kelly, B. Asnis, P. Cross Sectional Analysis of the Iliopsoas Tendon and Its Relationship to the Acetabular Labrum: An Anatomic Study Am J of Sports Medicine.

  • 2008 Nov;37 (11):579-82

    McCarty LP, Alpert, J. Bush-Joseph. Reconstruction of a Chronic Distal Biceps Tendon Rupture Using Semitendinosus Autograft.

  • 2008 Jun;24 (6):704-11. Epub 2008 Mar 21

    Alpert JM, Verma N, Wysocki R, Yanke AB, Romeo AA. Arthroscopic treatment of multidirectional shoulder instability with minimum 270 degrees labral repair: minimum 2-year follow-up.

  • Philadelphia: Saunders. p 599-610

    Alpert JM, Bush-Joseph CA, Bach Jr BR. 2008. Patellar Tendon Autograft for
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. In: Cole BJ, Sekiya JK, editors.
Surgical Techniques of the Shoulder, Elbow, and Knee in Sports Medicine.

  • 2008; 21: 44-49

    Alpert J, McCarty LP, Bach BB Jr. The Direct Posterior Approach to the Knee: Surgical and Anatomic Dissection J Knee Surg.

  • 2008:21 50-54

    Alpert J, McCarty LP, Bach BB Jr. The Posterolateral Corner of the Knee: Anatomic Dissection and Surgical Approach. J Knee Surg.

  • May 2007

    Alpert, J. Management of Acute and Chronic Distal Biceps Tendon Ruptures. Orthopedics HyperGuide.

  • 2006 Sep; 26 (7 Suppl):S32-7

    Shapiro, M, Alpert, J, Pandit, R. Tent-shaped retinal detachments in retinopathy of prematurity. Retina.

  • Aug. 2001

    Shapiro MS, Alpert, J. Description of Unusual Vitreoretinal Relationships in Advanced Retinopathy of Prematurity. Archives of Ophthalmology.

  • Vol 25, p. 655. 2000

    Hirsch, A.R., Alpert, J. Retest Reliability of the Alcohol Sniff Test. Chemical Senses.

  • ACHEMS-XXII, 2000

    Hirsch, A.R., Alpert, J. Retest Reliability of the Alcohol Sniff Test.

  • May 2000

    Byrkitt G, Keller J.D, Alpert J, Is Prior Cesarean Section Associated With Subsequent Pre-Term Delivery? American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists, Annual Clinical Meeting,

RUSH UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER

  1. “ACL Rupture In a 14 Y.O. Male.” January 14, 2004. Moderator: Dr. B Bach Jr, MD.
  2. “Lateral Meniscus Transplant and Lateral Femoral Condyle Osteochondral Allograft in a 16-Year-Old Female.” May 12, 2004. Moderator: Brian Cole, MD.
  3. “Distal Radius Fractures.” June 16th, 2004. Moderator: John Fernandez, MD.
  4. “Displaced Femoral Neck Fracture in a 78-Year-Old Female.” April 14th, 2004. Moderator: Craig Dellavalle, MD.
  5. “Femoral Neck Fracture Nonunion in a 38-Year-Old Male.” January 5th, 2005. Moderator: Mitchell Sheinkop, MD.
  6. “Chronic Hip Dislocation s/p THA.” September 13th, 2006. Moderator: C DellaValle MD.
  7. “Revision ACL Reconstruction.” December 6th, 2006. Moderator: Bernard Bach Jr. MD.
  8. “Revision UCL Reconstruction in a Baseball Player” February 21st, 2007. Moderator: Anthony Romeo, MD.
  1. Alpert, J. Stanley, T. Work Related Shoulder Pain Versus Neck Pain. Which One Is It? MMS Educational Dinner. Oakbrook, IL. February 1st, 2017.
  2. Alpert, J. Work Related Shoulder Injuries: Evaluation and Treatment. PMA/ Athletico. Schaumburg IL. October 18th, 2016.
  3. Alpert, J. What’s New In Shoulder and Elbow Surgery? Illinois Worker’s Compensation Lawyers Association Meeting. Chicago Il. Sept 16th, 2016.
  4. Alpert, J. Work Related Shoulder Injuries: Evaluation and Treatment. Presence St. Joseph Hospital Occupational Health. Elgin Il. September 15th, 2016.
  5. Alpert, J. Work Related Shoulder Injuries: Evaluation and Treatment. Broadspire/ Athletico. Schaumburg IL July 12th, 2016.
  6. Alpert, J. Work Related Shoulder Injuries: How It Relates To An IME. Woodlake Medical. Aurora, Il. June 27th, 2016
  7. Alpert, J. Stanley, T. Work Related Shoulder Pain Versus Neck Pain. Which One Is It? Brickstreet Insurance. Naperville, IL. April 12th, 2016.
  8. Alpert, J. Understanding Shoulder Pain. Northern District of the Illinois Physical Therapy Association. Elgin Community College. Feb. 16th, 2016.
  9. Alpert, J. Shoulder Injuries. Evaluation and Treatment. Advocate Sherman Hospital Community Outreach. Huntley, IL. Dec. 14th, 2015.
  10. Alpert, J. What‘s New in Shoulder Surgery? Advocate Sherman Hospital Physical Therapy CME. Advocate Sherman Hospital. July 7th, 2015.
  11. Alpert, J. Work Related Knee Injuries. Corvel. Chicago, IL. May 19th, 2015
  12. Alpert, J. What‘s New in Shoulder Surgery? Athletico Breakfast Seminar: Spotlight on the Shoulder. July 7th, 2015.
  13. Alpert, J. Impairment Ratings: What are they, how are they Performed, What do they mean: An Orthopedic Surgeon’s Perspective. Northwest Suburban Law Association Lecture. Arlington Heights, IL. June 23rd, 2015.
  14. Alpert, J. Work Related Shoulder Injuries: Evaluation and Treatment. Accelerated 2015 Worker’s Compensation “Webinar Wednesdays.” April 1st, 2015.
  15. Alpert, J. Vision scope Imaging: Transforming The Standard of Care. Novacare Physical Therapy. Palatine, IL. February 24th, 2015.
  16. Alpert, J. Work Related Knee Injury: Evaluation and Treatment, KCBA Worker’s Compensation Committee CLE Seminar. Geneva, IL. February 5th, 2015.
  17. Alpert, J. Vision scope Imaging: Transforming The Standard of Care. Athletico University Lecture Series. South Elgin, IL. January 28th, 2015.
  18. Alpert, J. Understanding Shoulder Throwing, and Overuse Injuries. Illinois High School Coaches Baseball Association Annual Meeting. Lombard, IL. January 23rd, 2015
  19. Alpert, J. Shoulder Pain: Is it Arthritis or Is It My Rotator Cuff? ATI Networking Event. Barrington, IL. November 23rd, 2014.
  20. Alpert, J. Lower Extremity Trauma: An Orthopedic Surgeon’s Perspective. Advocate Sherman / Presence St. Joseph Hospital Trauma CME Conference. May 29th, 2014.
  21. Alpert, J. Work Injury Prevention. Presence St Joseph Hospital Occupational Health Department. May 12th, 2014.
  22. Alpert, J. Work Related Shoulder Injuries: Evaluation and Treatment. Accelerated Rehabilitation’s Dinner with a Doctor. Oakbrook, IL. May 1st, 2014
  23. Alpert, J. Understanding Labral Tears Evaluation, and Treatment. Accelerated Rehabilitation. Elgin, IL. April 28th, 2014
  24. Alpert, J. Impairment Ratings: What are they, how are they Performed, What do they mean: An Orthopedic Surgeon’s Perspective. AMA Rating Seminar. Eaglebrook Country Club, Geneva, IL. April 10, 2014.
  25. Alpert, J. Evaluating Rotator Cuff and Elbow Tendonitis: Does Treatment With PRP work? Orthocentrix Lunch and Learn. March 27th, 2014.
  26. Alpert, J. Work Related Knee Injury: Evaluation and Treatment, Diamond Mark Nurse Case Manager Lecture. January 29th, 2014.
  27. Alpert, J. Work Related Shoulder and Knee Injuries: Evaluation and Treatment. ESIS. December 10th, 2013.
  28. Alpert, J. How to prevent Youth Sports Injury: An Orthopedic Surgeons Perspective. Elgin Academy/Advocate Sherman Hospital Health and Education Symposium. October 12th, 2013.
  29. Alpert, J. Runners Injuries: Evaluation and Treatment. Alpine Runners Association. Schaumburg, IL June 3rd, 2013.
  30. Alpert, J. Upper Extremity Trauma: Current Concepts in Treatment. Sherman Hospital Continuing Medical Education Program. Advocate Sherman Hospital. May 29th, 2013.
  31. Alpert, J. Work Related Knee Injuries: Evaluation and Treatment. Diamond Mark Educational Meetings, LLC. Maggiano’s, Schaumburg IL. April 11th, 2013.
  32. Alpert, J. Shoulder Pain: Evaluation and Management. ATI Physical Therapy Department. Elgin, IL. February 13th, 2013.
  33. Alpert, J. Shoulder Pain: Evaluation and Management. Sherman Hospital Physical Therapy Department. Elgin, IL. February 6th, 2013.
  34. Alpert, J. Shoulder Pain: Evaluation and Management. Athletico University. Hoffman Estates, IL. August 7th, 2012.
  35. Alpert, J. Work-Related Shoulder Injuries. United Heartland Case Managers. Itasca, IL. July 26th, 2012.
  36. Alpert, J. “Shoulder Pain in the Active Patient.” Sherman Hospital: Lecture Series. Sherman Hospital, Elgin Il. June 27th, 2012.
  37. Alpert, J. Understanding Shoulder Pain. Novacare Physical Therapy. Lake in the Hills, Il. May 1st, 2012.
  38. Alpert, J. Work-Related Shoulder Injuries. Orthocentrix Worker’s Compensation Case Mangers’ Meeting. Oakbrook, IL. Jan 26th, 2012.
  39. Alpert, J. Understanding Shoulder Pain. Midwest Bone and Joint Institute. Barrington, IL. July 18th, 2011.
  40. Alpert, J. “Concussions: Evaluation and Treatment.” Dundee Crown High School Pre-Season Football/Soccer Meeting. Dundee Crown High School. Aug. 4th, 2010.
  41. Alpert, J. “Foot and Ankle Injuries.” Midwest Orthopedic Network. OakBrook, IL. May 20th, 2010.
  42. Alpert, J. “Overuse Injuries.” Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital Health and Fitness Center. Barrington, IL. May 3rd, 2010.
  43. Alpert, J. “Shoulder Pain in the Active Patient.” Sherman Hospital: Continuing Medical Education Program. Sherman Hospital, Elgin Il. April 30th, 2010.
  44. Alpert, J., Gill, T. “The Effect of Age on the Outcome of Arthroscopic Repair of Type II Superior Labrum Anterior Posterior Lesions: Minimum Two Year Follow Up. 7th Biennial AAOS / ASES Shoulder and Elbow: Current Techniques and Controversies. Aventura, Fl. April 16th. 2010.
  45. Alpert, J., Gill, T. “The Effect of Age on the Outcome of Arthroscopic Repair of Type II Superior Labrum Anterior Posterior Lesions: Minimum Two Year Follow Up. AAOS Annual Meeting /AOSSM Specialty Day. New Orleans, LA. March 13th, 2010.
  46. Alpert, J. “Throwing Biomechanics: Injuries Around the Shoulder.” Dundee Crown High School Pre-Season Baseball Meeting. Dundee Crown High School. Feb 18th, 2010.
  47. Alpert, J. “Throwing Biomechanics: Relationship to Injuries in the Shoulder.” Athletico Quarterly Meeting, Alexian Field, Schaumburg, IL. March 2009
  48. Alpert, J. “Shoulder Pain: What Causes It, How Should it be Treated?” Student Athlete-Parent Presentation. Dundee Crown High School. March 2009.
  49. Alpert, J. “Knee Pain in High School Athletes.” Student Athlete-Parent Presentation. Dundee Crown High School. September 2008
  50. Alpert, JM; Kozanek, M; Li, G; Kelly, BT; Asnis, PD. “Cross Sectional Analysis of the Iliopsoas Tendon and Its Relationship to the Acetabular Labrum: Anatomic Study” 3rd Annual Research Fellows Poster Celebration at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, June 2008
  51. Alpert, J. “Chondral Injuries of the Knee.” Grand Rounds Presentation. Department of Orthopedics Sports Medicine Conference. Massachusetts General Hospital. February 7th, 2008.
  52. Warner, J.J.P., Parnes, N., Alpert, J., Zimmer, Z.R… “Pectoralis Major Tendon Transfer for Scapular Winging.” Massachusetts General Hospital / Harvard Shoulder Service Video Library, Harvard Medical School. February 2008.
  53. Alpert J, Verma N, Wysocki, R. Romeo A. Arthroscopic Treatment of Multidirectional Shoulder Instability w/ Minimum 270-degree Labral Repair: Minimum 2-Year Follow-up. Rush University Resident Research Forum. March 2007.
  54. Alpert J, Bloom, J. McCarty LP, Bush-Joseph. Reconstruction of a Chronic Distal Biceps Tendon Rupture Using Semitendinosus Autograft. Rush University Resident Research Forum. March 2007.
  55. Alpert J. Retest Reliability of the Alcohol Sniff Test. The Association For Chemoreception Sciences Annual Meeting. Sarasota, FL April 29th, 2000.
  56. Alpert J. Is Prior Cesarean Section Associated With Subsequent Pre-Term Delivery? American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology Annual Clinical Meeting. San Francisco, CA May 20-24th, 2000.