Christopher Sullivan, MD, MPH

Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery | More

Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine

UChicago Faculty Physicians hold faculty positions with the University of Chicago and provide care for patients on the academic health system’s main campus in Hyde Park and in care centers throughout the Chicago region.


Christopher Sullivan,MD, MPH, 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.

UChicago Faculty Physicians who provide services at UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial are not employees or agents of UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial.

Areas of Expertise

  • Club Feet
  • Scoliosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Spine & Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Congenital Deformities
  • Acquired Extremity Deformities
  • Hip Problems
  • Leg Length Discrepancies

Medical Education

  • David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles


  • Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center


  • Northwestern Medicine


  • University of California San Diego Health

Memberships & Medical Societies

  • Academic Orthopaedic Society
  • American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Aetna HMO (specialists only)
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO (specialists only)
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI) (specialists only)
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare *see insurance page
  • Aetna Better Health *see insurance page
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Choice Plus POS/PPO
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO) (specialists only)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • BCBS Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Choice PFFS
  • Humana Medicare Advantage Gold Plus HMO
  • United Choice HMO (specialists only)
  • University of Chicago Health Plan (UCHP)
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Comer Children's Hospital - Hyde Park

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UChicago Medicine at Ingalls - Tinley Park

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UChicago Medicine Orland Park

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At a Glance

Practicing Since1985

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Languages Spoken

  • English