Speciality: Orthopaedics , Elbow, Upper Extremity, Upper Limb, Hand & Wrist, Sports Injuries, Shoulder

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Hand to Shoulder Associates Main Office Hand Therapy Center & Outpatient Surgery Center Arlington Heights 515 W. Algonquin Road
IL,
Arlington Hts
USA - 60005.

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Arlington Heights 515 W. Algonquin Road
IL,
Arlington Hts
USA - 60005.

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Alsip 4800 W. 129th Street Alsip
IL,
Chicago
USA - 60803.

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Bolingbrook 391 S. Bolingbrook Drive Bolingbrook
IL,
Chicago
USA - 60440.

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Belvidere At Swedish American Medical Center 1625 S State Street Belvidere
IL,
Arlington Hts
USA - 61008 .

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Countryside 6555 S. Willow Springs Road
IL,
Countryside
USA - 61008 .

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Chicago 600 W. Adams Street
IL,
Chicago
USA - 60661.

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Elmhurst 360 W. Butterfield Road Suite 150
IL,
Elmhurst
USA - 60126.

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Vernon Hills 555 Corporate Woods Parkway Vernon Hills
IL,
Chicago
USA - 60061.

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6 Corners - Chicago 4211 N Cicero Ave
IL,
Chicago
USA - 60641 .

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Aurora 2853 Kirk Road
IL,
Aurora
USA - 60502.

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Dr. Ajay K. Balaram was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri. He attended Creighton University for his undergraduate education where he graduated with honors. He continued on at Creighton School of Medicine where he served as president of his medical school class and obtained his M.D. degree in 2006.

Dr. Balaram completed his orthopaedic surgery residency training at Loyola University Chicago. He went on to further specialize, completing the Kaplan Hand and Upper Extremity fellowship at New York University Hospital in Manhattan, New York.

Dr. Balaram was then awarded a travelling scholarship and was accepted into the Upper Limb Sports Fellowship at the Melbourne Orthopaedic Group in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. He lived and worked in Australia to further his specialty interest of sports injuries to the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand.

Dr. Balaram has published multiple peer reviewed articles and book chapters. He has presented his own research at both national and international meetings. He is a member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand and the American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Dr. Balaram is fluent in Spanish and is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons and has the certificate of added qualification for surgery of the hand.

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