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Jeff Mjaanes, MD

  • Sports Medicine
  • Pediatrics
Board Certification:
  • Sports Medicine
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Residency: Rush University Medical Center - Pediatrics
Fellowship: Advocate Lutheran General Hospital - Sports Medicine
Clinical Expertise:
  • Bone fractures
  • Chronic compartment syndrome
  • Concussion
  • Exercise and physical fitness
  • Foot and ankle injuries and disorders
  • Joint injections
  • Plasma-rich protein injections
  • Sports injuries
  • Strains and sprains
  • Strength training
  • Tendonitis
  • Traumatic injuries, pediatric
  • Trigger point injections
Research Interests:
  • Sports medicine
  • Sports-related Concussion
  • Strength Training
  • Adolescent medicine
Languages Spoken:
  • Spanish
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  • Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush, LLC
  • Prairie Medical Center of Westchester
  • 2450 S. Wolf Rd.
  • Suite F
  • Westchester, IL  60154
  • Phone: (708) 236-2701
  • Fax: (708) 492-5496
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to Listings go back five years.

  1. Concerns about concussion rates in female youth soccer.
    Kerr HA, Mjaanes JM
    JAMA Pediatr
    2014 Oct 1
  2. Cheerleading injuries: epidemiology and recommendations for prevention.
    LaBella CR, Mjaanes J; Council on Sports Medicine and Fitness.
    Pediatrics. 2012
    2012 Nov
    130(5):966-71. doi: 10.1542/peds.2012-2480. Epub 2012 Oct 22.
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