Our facilities

The Orthopaedic Institute is located on the seventh floor of Abbott Northwestern's Heart Hospital. The unit was designed with input from physicians, nurses, staff, families and patients to create a healing environment to enhance our patient-centered model of care.

Some of the features include:

Orthopaedic Institute
  • private rooms designed to accommodate orthopedic patients' unique needs, including ceiling lifts and state-of-the-art beds, as well as a private bathroom
  • An atrium with a beautiful view, water feature, seating areas, coffee maker and a computer with internet access

Surgical services

Abbott Northwestern's Surgical Services, where the surgery will take place, is one of the largest and most advanced surgical departments in the region. Surgery patients are cared for by teams of highly specialized physicians and nurses who have access to the most advanced tools modern technology has to offer.

Visit the surgical services department to learn more about what you can expect from your surgery experience.


After surgery, your physician will determine the right type of rehabilitation for you. Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute offers the full range of rehabilitation services in several convenient locations.