Ernest B. Lindell, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Health System Clinician of Orthopaedic Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine



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Dr. Lindell is a board certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in children’s orthopedics since 1992. He was born and raised in Washington State. He graduated from the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado, and Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana. He completed his orthopedic training at Northwestern University before serving 6 years in Europe with the United States Air Force. (Stationed in both England and Germany). He returned to Chicago to complete his Pediatric Orthopedic Fellowship at Lurie Children’s (then Children’s Memorial Hospital).Dr. Lindell practices general pediatric orthopedics seeing a wide variety of conditions and injuries. He is dedicated to treating children with fractures and sports injuries as well as congenital and developmental problems.


Education & Training

Education: Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 1981

Postgraduate Training: Fellowship in pediatric orthopedic surgery, Lurie Children's, 1992-1993; Residency in orthopedic surgery, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, 1981-1986

Board Certifications: Orthopedic surgery

Professional Organizations: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America

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