|Dreyer Welcomes Concussion Expert to Sports Medicine|
Aurora, Ill – Marc P. Hilgers, MD, PhD, FAAFP, has joined the orthopaedics team at Advocate Dreyer Medical Clinic as a sports medicine physician and the Associate Director of Sports Medicine. His special interests include concussions, sports medicine, performance enhancement, injury prevention, and rehabilitation.
The American Journal of Sports Medicine recently reported that the rate of concussions in U.S. high school athletes more than doubled between 2005 and 2012. Advocate Dreyer is thrilled to bring an expert to the Fox Valley area to serve local athletes and ensure safe return to sports.
Roy G. Henderson, M.D.
"My goal is to help patients return to their normal level of functioning quickly and safely by listening to their concerns, providing thorough evaluations, and recommending appropriate treatment plans tailored to each individual."
Accepting New Patients
|Department:||Sports Medicine, Orthopaedics|
|Procedures Performed:||Joint Injections, Soft Tissue Injections, Fractures, Tendonitis, Tendinopathies, Sprains, Strains, Evaluation and Treatment of Non-Musculoskeletal Injuries Related to Sports, Sports Physicals, Preparticipation Evaluations.|
|Special Interests:||Sports Medicine|
|Office Locations:||Rush-Copley Campus - 630-264-8720|
|Undergraduate Education:||San Jose State University, San Jose, California, 1981|
|Graduate Education:||Charles R. Drew/UCLA Medical School, Los Angeles, California, 1987;|
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1996 (Master of Public Health)
|Residency:||University of California (San Francisco)/Valley Medical Center, Fresno, California, 1990 (Family Medicine)|
|Fellowship:||St. Elizabeth Medical Center, Dayton, Ohio, 1993 (Sports Medicine)|
|Board Certified:||Family Medicine 2004|
|Certified:||Certificate of Added Qualifications in Sports Medicine 2003|
|Personal Profile:||Dr. Henderson lives in Naperville with his wife and two children. He has served as the team physician for many high schools and provides medical coverage for a variety of sporting events, including the Fox Valley Marathon and Chicago Marathon. He is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, and the American College of Sports Medicine.|