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  • #1-Ranked Rehabilitation Hospital in America by U.S. News & World Report every year since 1991
  • 182-bed inpatient hospital in downtown Chicago
  • 50+ sites of care throughout Illinois and Indiana
  • 5,000+ inpatients treated each year, system-wide
  • 800,000+ outpatient visits each year
  • One of only 2% of hospitals to receive two consecutive Magnet Recognitions for Nursing Excellence.
  • Largest rehabilitation research center in the world
  • Only rehabilitation hospital with eight federally designated research centers
  • 370+ active research projects in neuroscience, bionics, robotics, and musculoskeletal medicine
  • Academic home of the Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Department, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

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Vineeta T. Swaroop, MD

  • Orthopaedic Surgery, Pediatric Specialist, RIC
  • Asst. Professor, Dept. of Orthopaedic Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University

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To schedule an appointment with Vineeta T. Swaroop please call 800-354-7342 or use our online form.

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Profile

Gender:
Female
Year began practicing:
2008
Year joined staff:
2008
Year began practicing in specialty:
2008

Clinical Interests

Ankle Pain/Injury, Bone Disorders, Cerebral Palsy, Congenital Limb Deficiency, Foot Pain/Injury, Fractures, Gait Disorders, Hip Injury, Knee Injury, Ligament Injuries to the Knee, Limb deficiency, Muscle strains, Muscular Dystrophy, Musculoskeletal Conditions & Injuries, Neuromuscular Disease, Orthopedic, Overuse Injuries, Pediatrics, Spina Bifida, Sports Medicine

Languages

  • English

Education, Residency and Internship

Education

1998
Duke University, BS
2002
Georgetown University School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine

Residency

2002-2007
Northwestern University, Orthopaedic Surgery

Fellowship

2007-2008
Rady Children's Hospital, San Diego, Pediatric Orthopaedics and Scoliosis

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  • American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine

Honors & Awards

  • 2007-2008: Lena Sefton Clark Award, Endowed Fellowship Position
  • 2005: AAOS/POSNA 2nd International Pediatric Orthopaedic Symposium Scholarship
  • 2002: Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society

Publications

  • Orthopedic Management of Spina Bifida. Part I: Hip, Knee, and Rotational Deformities. Swaroop VT, Dias L. Journal of Children's Orthopaedics, 2009 Oct 25; PMID: 19856195
  • Strategies of Hip Management in Myelomeningocele: To do or not to do. Swaroop VT, Dias LS. Hip International: The Journal of Clinical and Experimental Research on Hip Pathology and Therapy, 2009 Jan-Mar; 19 Suppl 6:S53-5; PMID: 19306248
  • Sarcomeric adaptations to Botulinum toxin A injection and neurectomy during muscle lengthening in rats. Swaroop VT, Sisson GJ, Wu YN, Zhang LQ. 2009 Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society in Las Vegas, NV (February 22, 2009).
  • Talonavicular fusion for dorsal subluxation of the navicular in resistant clubfoot. Swaroop VT, Wenger DR, Mubarak SJ. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, 2009 May; 467(5):1314-8; PMID: 19242765
  • Difficult-to-treat Ortolani-positive hip: improved success with new treatment protocol. Swaroop VT, Mubarak SJ. Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics, 2009 Apr-May; 29(3):224-30; PMID: 19305270

Research Interests

  • Pediatric orthopaedics
  • Spina bifida
  • Cerebral palsy

Certifications & Licenses

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2010

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