Christopher Sullivan, MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Christopher Sullivan is a highly regarded expert in muscle and skeletal disorders in children and adolescents. He has presented lectures at national medical meetings on topics such as femur fractures and hip diseases in children. Scoliosis and other spinal deformities are among his many clinical interests.

In addition, Dr. Sullivan reviews clinical articles for Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research.

Practice Locations

The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

University of Chicago Physicians at Matteson
One Prairie Center
4749 Lincoln Mall Drive, Suite 500
Matteson, IL 60443

The University of Chicago Medicine
Comer Children’s Hospital
5721 S. Maryland Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637

University of Chicago Pediatric Specialists
at La Rabida Children's Hospital
6501 S. Promontory Drive
Chicago, IL 60649

Year Started Practice

1985

Board Certification

Orthopaedic Surgery

Medical School

University of California Los Angeles

Internship

Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, San Antonio, TX

Residency

Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago

Fellowship

University of California, San Diego

Memberships

Academic Orthopaedic Society
American Academy of Cerebral Palsy Medicine
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America

Language Spoken

English

Email

csulliva@surgery.bsd.uchicago.edu

Office Phone

(773) 702-5992

Office Fax

(773) 702-2451

Office Postal Address

Christopher Sullivan, MD, MPH
The University of Chicago Medicine
5841 S. Maryland Avenue, MC 3079
Chicago, IL 60637

Physician Photo

Clinical Interests

  • Pediatric orthopaedic surgery
  • Scoliosis
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Spinal deformities
  • Congenital deformities
  • Fractures
  • Acquired extremity deformities
  • Hip problems
  • Club feet, including the Ponsetti method
  • Leg length discrepancies

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Selected Publications

View a partial list of Dr. Sullivan's publications through the National Library of Medicine's PubMed online database.