Jeffrey A. Kazaglis, MD

Jeffrey A. Kazaglis, MD

Dr. Kazaglis entered private practice orthopedics after serving twenty two years of military service.

He completed his orthopaedic residency at Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio, Texas and served as Chief of Orthopaedics for the 1st Infantry Division for seven years.  Dr. Kazaglis specializes in general orthopaedics, fracture care, hand surgery, sports medicine, joint reconstruction and arthroscopic surgery of the hip, knee, ankle, shoulder, elbow and wrist.

In addition he has earned a Certificate in Additional Qualification (CAQ) in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine.  Dr. Kazaglis lectures extensively on knee and shoulder problems with a focus on sports injuries.

BACHELOR’S DEGREE West Point, United States Military Academy
MEDICAL DEGREE Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago
INTERNSHIP Walter Reed Army Medical Center
RESIDENCY Brooke Army Medical Center
CERTIFICATE Additional Qualification in Orthopedic Sports Medicine, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

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  • Board certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Member, Elgin Medical Seminar
  • Member, American Legion
  • Member, Veterans of Foreign War
  • Member, Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Hospital Affiliations

  • Advocate Sherman Hospital
  • Algonquin Road Surgery Center
  • Ascension Saint Joseph – Elgin
  • Northwestern Medicine McHenry / Huntley / Woodstock Hospitals