DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. — DuPage Medical Group (DMG), the largest independent, multi-specialty physician group in Illinois, is proud to announce Drs. Andre Ivy and Brian Murphy, hand and upper extremity orthopaedic surgeons, have been appointed to the 2020 – 2022 Executive Board for Chicago Society for Surgery of the Hand (CSSH). Dr. Ivy will serve as program director while Dr. Murphy will transition from president to immediate past president. Founded in 1978, CSSH provides orthopaedic surgeons with continuing education, research and advocacy opportunities in the field of hand surgery.
As program director, Dr. Ivy will engage and recruit new Society members throughout Chicagoland and organize select lectures and meetings. In his role as president, Dr. Murphy set the Society’s strategic vision and ensured it maintained a high level of educational and collegial interaction for CSSH members. In his new role as immediate past president, he will ensure continuity for all CSSH efforts moving forward.
“We’re pleased to see Drs. Ivy and Murphy share their talents with CSSH and the greater field of hand surgery,” said Dr. Marc Asselmeier, orthopaedic surgeon and department chair of orthopaedics and podiatry at DMG. “Their recognitions reflect the strength and depth of orthopaedic care we bring to patients and are representative of our ongoing commitment toward expanding our communities’ access to high quality, personalized healthcare near home.”
“In addition to advancing the field of hand surgery as a whole, the CSSH educates, connects and improves the practice of hand surgery in our community while providing members with the opportunity to interact with practitioners from all of the groups in the Chicago area, both academic and private practices,” said Dr. Murphy.
Dr. Murphy has been a member of CSSH for 15 years and Dr. Ivy has been a member for nearly three years.
For more information about these physicians and DMG’s specialties, visit www.DuPageMedicalGroup.com.
About DuPage Medical Group
DuPage Medical Group (DMG) is the largest independent, multi-specialty physician group in Illinois with more than 750 primary care and specialty care physicians in over 100 suburban Chicago locations. For more than 20 years, DMG has focused on making healthcare better for its patients and communities by offering high quality, compassionate healthcare. As a physician-led organization, DMG’s physicians work together – utilizing leading-edge technology and innovative treatment options – to ensure that each patient receives accessible and efficient healthcare. For more information, visit www.dupagemedicalgroup.com.