Meet Our Orthopedic Surgeons

Orthopedics

Experts in Robotic-Assisted Technology

From hips to hands, from spine to feet, our specialists offer advanced surgical care.

Henry Finn, M.D.

Henry Finn, MD, FACS

MEDICAL DIRECTOR; CHAIRMAN OF SURGERY, WEISS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL; MEDICAL DIRECTOR, CHICAGO CENTER FOR ORTHOPEDICS AND ROBOTIC-ASSISTED SURGERY; PROFESSOR OF ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY, UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO

Henry A. Finn, MD, FACS, is internationally recognized for his skill in hip and knee replacement surgery. With more than 35 years of experience in orthopedic surgery, Dr. Finn specializes in adult reconstructive surgery and has led approximately 15,000 surgical procedures. He is also a leader in devising and applying the latest techniques, including contemporary minimally invasive and rapid-recovery approaches, advanced analgesic techniques, cosmetic wound closure, partial knee replacement, total knee replacement and total hip replacement.

In addition to performing hundreds of joint replacements each year, he has combined his knowledge of surgical oncology and joint replacement surgery, prosthetic design, allograft transplantation and soft-tissue reconstruction to address the most difficult “limb salvage” adult orthopedic reconstructive problems affecting the hip and knee.

Dr. Finn was twice listed among America’s Top doctors in Orthopaedic Surgery and Joint Replacement in the Consumers’ Research Council of America’s Guide to America’s Top doctors. Dr. Finn also has received numerous times the distinguished honor from his peers of being named in “Chicago’s Top Doctors” in Chicago magazine.

Many of the devices that Dr. Finn has invented are in wide use at major medical centers in the United States and abroad. He is the designer of the Finn Knee™ System, which is utilized for reconstruction of knees with difficult problems. The Finn Knee™ was recognized as one of the most significant advancements in the field of orthopedics in the last century in the millennium edition of Orthopedics Today, as well as by the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons as one of the more notable orthopedic innovations in the 75 years of their existence.

Year Started Practice
1986

Clinical Specialties

  • Orthopedic surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic surgery

Research Interests

  • Prosthetic design for hip and knee replacement
  • Cementless total hip replacement
  • Skeletal reconstruction for metastatic carcinoma
  • Limb salvage for cancer and limb threatening non-oncologic problems

Special Interests

  • Joint replacement, revision total joint replacement
  • Trauma, bone-cancer metastatic, arthritis
  • Lower extremity surgery, infections, deformities
  • Workers compensation

Medical Training

  • Medical School: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Internship: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency: Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Fellowship: Orthopaedic Oncology, University of Chicago Hospitals, Chicago, IL

In The News

CCO Medical Director, Henry Finn, M.D., often appears in the news. Following are some recent media appearances:

Henry Finn, M.D., recently helped one man get his life back through knee revision surgery. The build up of extensive scar tissue – called arthrofibrosis – resulted after nine prior surgeries. Read the article on NWITimes.com.

Henry Finn, M.D., discusses the most exciting opportunities for total joint replacement surgeons today. Read the article on Becker’s Orthopedic Review.

With the improvements in technology, recovery, and longevity of today’s implants, many people are getting knee replacements at a younger age to improve quality of life. Watch Henry Finn, M.D., discuss the advances in knee replacement surgery on CNN Health.

Henry Finn, M.D., is featured in The Wall Street Journal video news segment dedicated to new treatment options to prevent and treat arthrofibrosis—the build up of scar tissue—after knee replacement surgery. Watch the video and read the article.

Henry Finn, M.D., discusses a revolutionary hip reconstruction that completely eliminated his patient’s unbearable pain, featured onseveral publications’ websites. Read the article.

Henry Finn, M.D., discusses the risks and benefits of total joint replacement in the management of RA, featured on MedPageToday.comRead the article.

Henry Finn, M.D., was recently featured on several television news and health segments, discussing the unexpected consequences from hip surgery: uneven limbs.View the segments:

  • ABC 7 Healthbeat (Chicago, IL)
  • WFMZ.com (Philadelphia, PA)
  • We Are Greenbay.com (Greenbay, Appleton, WI)
  • Texoma’s Home Page.com (Wichita Falls, TX – Lawton, OK)
Luis Carrilero, MD

Luis Carrilero, MD

SURGEON

Luis Carrilero, MD, is a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon with more than 20 years of experience. He specializes in hip and knee reconstruction, orthopedic shoulder conditions, orthopedic sports medicine, and arthroscopic and reconstructive surgery.

Dr. Carrilero regularly participates in conferences and hands-on training to provide patients with safe and innovative approaches to treatment, including the latest in orthopedic robotic-assisted surgery. His practice philosophy emphasizes evidence-based practices and patient education to improve health and optimize patient outcomes. Dr. Carrilero employs an interdisciplinary approach to ensure patients have support throughout the continuum of care.

Dr. Carrilero graduated medical school with honors from the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina. After his orthopedic residency, he completed multiple fellowships at world-renowned academic institutions, including Adult Reconstructive Surgery at the University of Chicago Hospitals. During his fellowship in Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery at Duke University, he served as a team physician for men’s basketball, football, and women’s field hockey and volleyball teams.

Throughout his career, Dr. Carrilero has been involved in teaching the next generation of medical doctors. He has published numerous articles in peer-reviewed professional journals and has received several awards for his contributions to the orthopedic field.

Dr. Carrilero is fluent in English and Spanish.

 

Practice Location

Weiss Memorial Hospital
Chicago Center for Orthopedics Clinic
Eighth Floor, Elevator C
Chicago, IL 60640
Phone (773) 564-7770

 

Clinical Specialties

Orthopedic Surgery

 

Board Certification

Diplomat – Orthopedic Surgery, University of Buenos Aires

 

Special Interests

Hip and Knee Reconstruction
Knee Problems
Shoulder Problems
Arthroscopic and Reconstructive Surgery

 

Medical Training

Medical School: University of Buenos Aires
Residency: University of Buenos Aires
Fellowship: Knee Surgery – University of Buenos Aires, Argentina
Adult Reconstructive Surgery – University of Chicago Hospitals, Chicago, IL
Spine Surgery – Twin Cities Spine Center, Minneapolis, MN
Sports Medicine – Duke University, Durham, NC

 Thomas A. McNally, M.D.

Thomas A. McNally, M.D.

MEDICAL DIRECTOR, CHICAGO SPINE CENTER AT WEISS; SURGEON

Thomas A. McNally, MD, is the medical director of the Spine Center at the Chicago Center for Orthopedics and Robotic-Assisted Surgery. He is an expert in non-operative and operative care of the spine. He emphasizes a patient first philosophy when treating patients. Dr. McNally utilizes a team approach to provide his patients with comprehensive support for all aspects of their spine health management.

Dr. McNally specializes in minimally invasive and robotic surgery, including pediatric and adult spine surgery, disc herniations, spinal stenosis, cervical spine, thoracolumbar spine, scoliosis, kyphosis, and spondylolisthesis.

After graduating from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Dr. McNally completed his Orthopedic Surgery residency at the University of Chicago Hospitals. He is fellowship trained at Rush University Medical Center in comprehensive spinal care, the University of Chicago in minimally invasive spine procedures, and Shriner’s Hospital for Children in Chicago for pediatric spine and scoliosis management.

Dr. McNally is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery and the Scoliosis Research Society. He is a member of the North American Spine Society.

Year Started Practice
2002

Clinical Specialties

  • Orthopaedic Spinal Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Special Interests

  • Pediatric and adult spine surgery
  • Disc herniations
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Cervical spine
  • Thoracolumbar spine
  • Scoliosis
  • Kyphosis
  • Spondylolisthesis

Medical Training

  • Medical School: University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
  • Internship: University of Chicago Hospitals-Orthopaedic
  • Residency: University of Chicago Hospitals-Spinal
  • Fellowship: University of Chicago Hospitals-Spinal
  • Fellowship: Rush University Medical Center-Spinal
  • Fellowship: Shriner’s Hospital for Children in Chicago