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Dr. Hythem P. Shadid, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgery, Board Certified

About Dr. Shadid

Dr. Shadid is a board certified orthopedic surgeon with the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons and is President of Genesis Orthopedics & Sports Medicine. He has been in practice since 1994 and specializes in advanced knee, hip, and shoulder conditions. He is a distinguished researcher, participating in consistent clinical studies on knee, shoulder, and hip conditions, specifically as it relates to innovative treatments for Osteoarthritis. He was also a pioneer in performing customized implants that are manufactured specifically for each patient’s individualized anatomy. He previously served as the team orthopedic physician for US National Soccer teams (both men and women’s). He is a frequent lecturer at national and international medical events, and is the past president of the DuPage County Medical Society. With Genesis Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Dr. Shadid performs patient care at 5 facilities. His goal in healthcare is simple: free patients to move freely, without pain – available to all, regardless of one’s particular insurance plan.

Dr. Shadid also serves in the following capacities:

Educational Background

B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, 1978

B.S., Liberal Arts-Engineering, Wheaton College (IL), 1979

M.D., University of Illinois, College of Medicine, Champaign-Urbana, 1988

Dr Shadid’s Patient Reviews

Dr Shadid is the highest rated orthopedic doctor on ZocDoc with 5/5 star reviews from more than 99.5% of his patients. See all of Dr. Shadid’s reviews here.

Patient Testimonials

Thank you for the surgery and kind bedside manner I received from you. To your staff I want to also send my thanks, as it’s so nice to be treated with kindness when going through the steps of surgery. I always felt like I could ask questions and be taken seriously
This is long overdue – but we want to thank you for all the things you have done for our son over the past year and a half. We have spent many hours in doctors’ offices these past years. Your office is very warm and welcoming. Dr. Shadid was great with our son. We just wanted to say thanks.
Gary and Laurelyn
You’re so kind! You’re so skilled! You’re so helpful! You’re so needed! Thank you for putting me back together. Thank you so much for helping me feel better.

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