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Jeffrey S. Meisles, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Dr. Meisles graduated from Rush Medical College in 1986 and completed his orthopedic surgery training at Rush-Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center. He has been appointed a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Dr. Meisles is the chairman of surgery at Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, and was named in Chicago Magazine as one of the top twenty orthopedic surgeons in Chicago. He has also been listed in the Castle Connolly Guide "Top Doctors, Chicago Metro Area" first and second editions. Dr. Meisles practices general orthopedics, and has special interest in joint replacement surgery, rheumatoid arthritis and sports medicine.

CURRICULUM VITAE

PERSONAL HISTORY

Business Address
675 West North Avenue, Suite 402
Melrose Park, Illinois  60160

Telephone:                        
(708) 450-5744
Fax:
(708) 338-0474

EDUCATION:

1983
Grinnell College, Grinnell, Iowa
A.B. with honors in Biology. Class
Rank 7/294, Phi Beta Kappa Junior
Year, Dean’s list all semesters.

1986
Rush Medical College, Chicago,
Illinois, Doctor of Medicine, class
Rank top 15%.

INTERNSHIP

1986
Rush Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical
Center, Chicago, Illinois
General Surgery

RESIDENCY

1987-91
Rush Presbyterian St. Luke’s
Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
Orthopedic Surgery

1991
Chief Resident

1990                                                    
Vice President, House-Staff Association

BOARD CERTIFICATION

1987                                                      
 Diplomat, National Board of Medical Examiners

1993                                                  
American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons

2000                                                   
Recertified American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons,
Through 2013.

MEDICAL LICENSURE

1986-Present                                      
 State of Illinois (036-076634)

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

1994-Present
Fellow, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons


1995-Present    
                                  
Fellow, American College of Surgeons

1995-Present                                     
Member, Illinois Orthopedic Society

STAFF APPOINTMENTS

2000-2002
Chairman Department of Surgery, Gottlieb Memorial
Hospital, Melrose Park, Illinois

1991-Present
Orthopedic Surgeon, Gottlieb Memorial Hospital,
Melrose Park, Illinois
                                                           
1996-Present                                      
Orthopedic Surgeon, Elmhurst Hospital,
Elmhurst, IL

TEACHING APPOINTMENTS

1986-1991                                 
Instructor in Orthopedics, Rush Medical College

2000-Present                              
Adjunct Faculty, Midwest University

2000-Present                              
Preceptor, Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship, University
 Of Chicago-Mac Neal Hospital

2000-Present 
Preceptor, University of Chicago-Mac Neal Hospital Family
 Practice Residency

RECENT PRESENTATIONS

Sept. 2001
The Use of The Carticel Procedure for repairing isolated chondral
 Defects, Forum for Nurse Case Managers, Zurich Insurance Co.

Nov. 12, 2002                      
Factor Xa Inhibition: New Advances in the Prevention of Venous                                                        Thromboembolism, Clinical Advisory Panel for Organon-Sanofi-
Synthelabo, Four Season’s Hotel, Chicago, IL

Nov. 20, 2002
Factor Xa Inhibition: New Advances in the Prevention of Venous                                                        Thromboembolism, Surgery Dept. Grand Rounds, St. Francis Hospital
Blue Island, IL

Nov. 25, 2002
Factor Xa Inhibition: New Advances in the Prevention of Venous                                                       Thromboembolism, National Association of Orthopedic Nurses,
Aurora, IL

Dec. 3, 2002
Factor Xa Inhibition: New Advances in the Prevention of Venous
Thromboembolism, Clinical Advisory Panel for Organon-Sanofi-
Synthelabo, Four Season’s Hotel, Chicago, IL

June 3, 2003                                 
Factor Xa Inhibition: New Advances in the Prevention of Venous
Thromboembolism, Clinical Advisory Panel for Organon-Sanofi-
Synthelabo

Nov. 5, 2003
Cox-2 Inhibitors for the Treatment of Acute Pain for Pfizer,
Oakbrook, IL

March 18, 2004
MIS Knee Surgery and the Role of Cox 2 Inhibitors in Post-Op
Pain Management, Oak Brook, IL for Pfizer

April 5, 2004
New Developments in Total Knee Replacement, Physical Therapy
Department, Gottlieb Memorial Hospital  

April 15, 2004
The Extended use of Fondaparinox for VTE Prophylaxis following
Hip and Knee Surgery, Willow Springs, IL for Sanofi

July 12, 2004
Minimally Invasive Hip and Knee Surgery, Grand Rounds CME                                                     
lecture, Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, Melrose Park, IL

August 24, 2004
Factor Xa Inhibition for VTE Prophylaxis Following Minimally                                                         
Invasive Hip and Knee Replacement for Sanofi, Oak Brook, IL

September 22, 2004
Minimally invasive surgery of the Hip and Knee for Gottlieb
Memorial Hospital Arthritis Seminar

March 18, 2005
Minimally invasive surgery of the Hip and Knee for Elmhurst
Memorial Hospital Community Lecture Series

April 7, 2005
Current Recommendations for DVT Prophylaxis following Hip
And Knee Replacement and Hip Fracture Surgery, Westchester, IL
For Glaxo Smith Kline

July 21, 2005
Pathogenesis & Clinical Management of Osteoarthritis & HYALGAN
Injection Technique, Oakbrook, IL for Sanofi-Synthelabo Inc.

September 29, 2005                          
Pathogenesis & Clinical Management of Osteoarthritis &HYALGAN    
Injection Technique, Oakbrook, IL for Sanofi-Synthelabo Inc.

November 17, 2005                      
Osteoarthritis of the Knee, Evaluation and Management
Community lecture at St. Joseph Center for Sanofi-Aventis

November 19, 2005                      
Minimally Invasive Total Hip Replacement: What’s Doable, What’s                                                             Not, 35th Annual Orthopedic and Trauma Seminar, Minneapolis, MN

February 9th and 10th                     
Lead Facilitator, Quad Sparing Total Knee Replacement Instructional

2006                                          
Workshop for Orthopedic Surgeons, Zimmer Institute, Warsawn Indiana

May 3, 2006                              
Pathogenesis & Clinical Management of Osteoarthritis &HYALGAN    
 Injection Technique, Chicago, IL for Sanofi Aventis Inc.

May 5 and 6, 2006                       
Lead Facilitator, Quad Sparing Total Knee Replacement Instructiona Workshop for Orthopedic Surgeons, Zimmer Institute, Vancouver, British Colombia, Canada

July 29, 2006
Co-facilitator, Mid-Vastis Approach to MIS Knee Surgery, Instructional Workshop for Orthopedic Surgeons, Zimmer Institute at Johns Hopkin’s University, Baltimore, MD

August 23, 2006
Versys Epoch Fullcoat Stem for Total Hip Arthroplasty, Advances In Total Joint Arthroplasty Regional Meeting for Orthopedic Surgeons, Oakbrook, IL

February 1, 2007
Lead Facilitator, Quad Sparing Total Knee Replacement instructional Workshop for Orthopedic Surgeons, Zimmer Institute, Warsaw, Indiana

March 10, 2007
Co-facilitator, Mid-Vastis Approach to MIS Knee Surgery,  Instructional Workshop for Orthopedic Surgeons, Tucson Orthopedic  Institute, Tucson, Arizona

April 28-29, 2007
Participant in Zimmer Faculty Leadership Development Seminar,
Seattle, Washington

July 13, 2007                                
Zimmer Physician Advisory Group Meeting, Boston, MA

July 26, 2007
Hyalgan lecture and knee injection workshop for Sanofi, Lexington,  Kentucky

October 7, 2007                            
Update on MIS knee techniques for Zimmer-Daniels Distributorship, Elgin, IL

November 17, 2007
Quad-sparing vs. 4 in 1 technique for MIS Total Knee Replacement, Zimmer Gender Knee Panel, Dallas, Texas

October 23, 2008                            
My Aching Joints:  Treatment Options for Osteoarthritis of the Hip and Knee, Loyola Health Services at Gottlieb Memorial Hospital

December 4, 2008
Pathogenesis and Clinical Management of Osteoarthritis and Hyalgan Knee Injection Technique, Munster, Indiana for Sanofi Aventis Inc.

October 9, 2010                                     
Faculty, Zimmer Institute Course, Patient Specific  Instrumentation for Total Knee Replacement
Tucson Bioskills Institute, Tucson, Arizona

October 15, 2010                       
Surgeon Expert Roundtable PSI Meeting for Zimmer, Rosemont, IL

October 21 2010
PSI knee replacement: Indications, technique, and early results, Oakbrook, IL    

March 12, 2011
Faculty, Zimmer Institute Course, Patient Specific  Instrumentation for Total Knee Replacement San Francisco, CA          

October 15, 2011
Residents Day: PSI Planning and Surgical Technique, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL

October 29, 2011                        
Nexgen Complete Knee Solution with Zimmer Patient Specific Instruments . Islip, NY

November 17, 2011                     
Nexgen Complete Knee Solution with Zimmer Patient Specific Instruments . Hartford, CT

February 8, 2012                          
Personalized Surgery, Patient Specific Instruments for Total Knee Replacement, Zimmer Theater, AAOS Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA

February 9, 2012
Instructional Course Lecture #302, Patient Specific Total Knee Instrumentation: Rationale, Technique, Results, Cost- Analysis, AAOS Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA

OTHER 

Speakers Bureau for Sanofi-Synthelabo

Expert consultant in hip and knee replacement surgery for
Zimmer, Warsaw Indiana. Member of Epoch 2 total hip development team, gender knee panel

Listed in Chicago Magazine, January 2001, as one of the top 20 Orthopedic Surgeons in Chicago     
Listed in Chicago Magazine , April  2011,
Top Orthopedic Surgeons in Chicago                                              

Included in Castle Connelly Medical LTD.,
How to Find the Best Doctors, Chicago Metropolitan     Area. , Vol. 1, 1999,                                       
 Vol. 2, 2001, Vol. 3, 2002, Vol. 4, 2003

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