Advantages of Minimally Invasive Surgery

  • Less pain after surgery
  • Shorter hospital stay
  • Quicker recovery
  • Smaller incision size

Contact Dr. Siemionow to find out if you are a candidate for minimally invasive surgery!

Charitable Spine Surgery Missions

Polish Spine Outreach Team

Dr. Marcin Tyrakowski, Dr. Tomasz Potaczek, Mr.Jeremy Longhurst, Dr. Steve Mardjetko, Dr. Behrooz Akbarnia, Dr. Larry Lenke, Ms. Bridget Mortell, Dr. Tony Rinella, Dr. Kris Siemionow, Dr. Tomasz Kotwicki (l to r)

Uganda Charitable Spine Surgery Mission


About Kris B. Siemionow, MD
Kris B. Siemionow, MD is Chief of Spine Surgery and Professor of Orthopaedics and Neurosurgery at the University of Illinois in Chicago. Dr. Siemionow has completed fellowships in Spine Surgery and he specializes in the surgical management of spinal conditions affecting the neck, spine, and back in adults, children, and adolescents. Dr. Siemionow is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Dr. Siemionow completed a residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio, ranked one of the top hospitals in the nation by US News. While in Cleveland, Dr. Siemionow also completed a neurosurgical spine fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic Spine Institute. After completing residency, Dr. Siemionow and his family moved to Chicago. In Chicago, Dr. Siemionow completed fellowship training in Adult Spine Surgery at Rush University Medical Center and a Pediatric Spine Fellowship at the Shriners Hospital for Children.

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