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Orthopaedic Hip Surgeon, Chicago, Illinois

Shane J. Nho, M.D, M.S.
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Shane Nho, MD, Chicago, Illinois
Shane J. Nho, M.D, M.S.

Assistant Professor, Rush University Medical Center

Dr. Nho's practice is focused on sports medicine and arthroscopic treatment of the Hip, Shoulder, and Knee.

Dr. Nho is originally from the northern suburbs and a graduate from Northwestern University. He enrolled in the MD/MS program at Rush Medical College and the Graduate College of Rush University. He completed his surgical internship at New York Presbyterian Hospital of Weill Cornell Medical College and a residency in orthopaedic surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York. He returned to the Chicago area to complete a fellowship in sports medicine at Rush University Medical Center. He was the recipient of the Herodicus Society Travelling Fellowship and has trained with Hip Arthroscopists and Hip Joint preservation surgeons from the United States and Switzerland. He has a specific interest in the Arthroscopic treatment of athletic Hip injuries, Hip joint preservation surgery for femoro-acetabular impingement (FAI), Hip labral repairs, Shoulder instability, Rotator cuff repair, and Knee Arthroscopy.

He has been actively involved in research throughout his medical career and has published numerous scientific and clinical articles in the area of Hip, Shoulder, and Knee reconstruction. He is co-head of the Hip Study Group at Rush which is a multidisciplinary group of clinicians and scientists to conduct research directed at studying Hip joint preservation and clinical outcomes after Hip surgery.

A hockey enthusiast, Dr. Nho was a member of the Northwestern Men's Ice Hockey Team, and he currently serves as the head team physician for the Chicago Steel. Dr. Nho is also the team physician for Morton High School (Cicero).

Academic Appointment

2009- Present

Assistant Professor
Division of Sports Medicine
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Rush University Medical Center
Rush Medical College of Rush University
Chicago, Illinois



Herodicus Travelling Hip Arthroscopy Fellowship
Hospital for Special Surgery
, New York, New York 10021
Fellow in Hip Arthroscopy, Bryan T. Kelly, MD

Nashville Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center, Nashville, Tennessee 37203
Fellow in Hip Arthroscopy, J. W. Thomas Byrd, MD

The Steadman-Hawkins Clinic, Vail, Colorado 81657
Fellow in Hip Arthroscopy, Marc J. Philippon, MD


Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612
Fellow in Sports Medicine

2008 Schulthess Klinik, Zurich, SWITZERLAND
Fellow in Hip Service, Michael Leunig, MD

Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021
Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery

New York-Presbyterian Hospital/New York Weill Cornell Center, Weill Medical
College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021
Clinical Associate in Orthopaedic Surgery

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021
Clinical Associate in Orthopaedic Surgery

2003-2004 New York-Presbyterian Hospital/New York Weill Cornell Center, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York 10021
Intern in General Surgery
1998-2003 Rush Medical College of Rush University, Chicago, Illinois 60612
Doctor of Medicine
2001-2003 The Graduate College of Rush University, Chicago, Illinois 60612
Masters of Science in Anatomy
1994-1998 Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208
Bachelor of Arts
Major: Biology (Physiology) with Honors
Minor: Psychology
1992-1994 The Hotchkiss School, Lakeville, Connecticut 06039

Awards and Honors

2009 3rd Prize Best Poster Award, AOSSM 2009 Annual Meeting, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
2009 Jorge O. Galante, MD Excellence in Research Award, Senior Thesis Day, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rush University Medical Center
2009 Herodicus Society Travelling Fellowship
2008 Herodicus Award Finalist, "Treatment of Large and Massive Rotator Cuff Tears with Margin Convergence," American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
2008 Award of Excellence for Scientific Exhibit, "Arthroscopic Management of Labral Tears in the Hip," American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
2008 Charles S. Neer, MD Award Finalist, "Prospective Analysis of Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair: Prognostic Factors Affecting Clinical and Ultrasound Outcome," American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons
2003 Sigma Xi Honor Society
2002 Arthur J. Schmidt, Ph.D. Prize in Anatomical Sciences, Rush University
2002 Honorable Mention-Clinical Research, "The Effect of radiofrequency energy on non-weight bearing areas of subchondral bone," NIH/AMSA/AAMC Biomedical Research Poster Competition, American Medical Student Association
2001 Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
2001 Sigma Xi Award, "Thermal chondroplasty of chondromalacic human cartilage: An ex vivo comparison of bipolar and monopolar radiofrequency devices," Rush University Forum for Research and Clinical Investigation, Rush University
1998 Honors Thesis in Physiology, Northwestern University
1994-1997 Dean's List, Northwestern University

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