Christopher J. Evanich, MD
Total Joint Replacement Specialist
The Orthopedic Institute of Wisconsin
3237 S. 16th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53215
"I will take the time to listen to you, examine you, then formulate and
execute a plan we both feel is appropriate to resolve your orthopedic problem. I
am dedicated to providing the utmost care and respect for all of my patients."
The Orthopedic Institute of Wisconsin
17000 West North Avenue
Brookfield, WI 53005
Dr. Evanich performs nearly 500 hip and knee replacements each year and has
performed over 400 hip arthroscopies over the last ten years. Since 2004, he has
been rated one of Milwaukee's top orthopedic doctors by Milwaukee Magazine and
other well-known publications. Dr. Evanich earns these honors in part by
dedication to providing the utmost care and respect for all of his patients.
Specialty Procedures and Professional Achievements
- Perform arthritic-sparring procedures for hips and knees (e.g.
- Performed over 400 hip arthroscopies for labral tears, Impingement, and
- Perform nearly 500 hip and knee replacements a year.
- Rated one of Milwaukee's top orthopedic doctors by both Milwaukee and
M-Magazine since 2004.
- July 2000 - Elmbrook Memorial Hospital
- January, 1998 - Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center, Milwaukee, WI
- January, 1997 - Veteran's Administration Hospital, Wood, WI (staff)
- July, 1996 - Aurora West Allis Memorial Hospital, Milwaukee, WI
- July, 1996 - St. Francis Hospital, Milwaukee, WI (courtesy staff)
Medical College of Wisconsin
Graduated: Medical Degree, 1990 Honors: Alpha Omega
Alpha Honor Society
Internship and Residency
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Board Certified: July,
University 1200 West Wisconsin Avenue Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53233
Total joint Reconstruction Fellowship
University of Utah 50 North Medical Drive Salt Lake City, Utah 84132
August 1, 1995 through July 31, 1996 Director: Aaron A. Hofmann, M.D.
Fellowship Training Hip and Knee Surgery
University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah
Wisconsin-Medicine and Surgery, No. 32282
American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
One of Milwaukee's Top Orthopedic Doctors,
Milwaukee Magazine, July 2004 through 2010.
Elected outstanding orthopedic clinical instructor
by the Department of Orthopedic Surgery - Medical College of Wisconsin, 1999,
J.H. and W.J. Houghton Award - Given by the
Wisconsin State Medical Society for medical student showing high promise of
becoming complete physician, 1990.
Received certificate of achievement for being team
leader of DRG 209/210 Metro Care Management / Quality Improvement Team for total
joint replacements, February, 2000.
Efficacy of Intra-articular Hyaluronic Acid
Injections in Knee Osteoarthritis - Clinical Orthopedics - 390173-81, September
Posterior Stabilization in Total Knee Arthroplasty
with use of an Ultracongruent Polyethylene Insert - Journal of Arthroplasty,
Vol. 15, No. 5, August, 2000.
Patellar Component Medialization in Total Knee
Arthroplasty Journal of Arthropolasty, Vol. 12, No. 2, 1997.
Six to Ten Year Experience with Metal-Backed
Patellae Journal of Arthroplasty, Vol. 12, No. 2, 1997.
Strength of Anterior Lumbar Vertebral Body Screw
Fixation in Relation to Bone Mineral Density - Spinal Disorders, 1994.
Ideal Thickness of Smith-Robinson Graft for
Anterior Cervical Fusion - Spine, 1993.
Transverse High Tibial Osteotomies and Deep Dished
Polyethylene for Posterior Stabilization - Fourteenth Annual Arthritic Hip,
Knee, and Shoulder Symposium, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Six to Ten Year Experience With Metal-Backed
Patellae. Fifth Annual Fall Meeting - American Association of Hip and Knee
Posterior Stabilization Using an Ultracongruent
Polyethylene Insert in Total Knee Arthroplasty - Knee Society Meeting of
Orthopedic Hip and Knee Surgeons, February, 1997, and at American Association
Hip and Knee Meeting, November, 1996.
Posterior Cruciate Substitution in Total Knee
Arthroplasty - Hip, Knee, Shoulder Symposium, Park City, Utah, February, 1997.
Treatment of Knee Osteoarthritis With Injectable
Hyaluronic Acid Products - Grand Rounds at St. Luke's Medical Center and St.
Francis Hospital, Milwaukee, February, 1998.
Acetabular Reconstruction With Use of Antiprotrusio
Cages - Hip, Knee, Shoulder Symposium, Park City, Utah, February, 2000.
Treatment of Acute Gonarthrosis - Medical Grand
Rounds, St. Luke's Medical Center, Milwaukee, January, 2000.
Treatment of Infected Total Hip Arthroplasties and
Seven to Eleven Year Experience With Cementless Total Knee Arthroplasties at the
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Meeting, February, 1997.
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons American
Medical Society Wisconsin State Medical Society Christian Medical Society
American Association Hip & Knee Surgeons (AAHKS)