Dr. Joseph Norris is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon and a fellow in the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery (AAOS). As a highly-qualified and sought after sports medicine expert and upper extremity specialist, he performs cutting-edge surgeries on the shoulders and knees each day, and is one of the only physicians in the Gibson City, IL area who is both a total shoulder replacement surgeon and a reverse total shoulder replacement surgeon. He’s also an orthopedic knee specialist and total knee replacement surgeon who frequently treats patients with injuries to the knee. No matter what your condition, Dr. Norris has the vast expertise to develop a treatment plan that meets your individual needs and goals.
Dr. Norris began his education at Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington. He received his bachelor’s degree in Biology and continued his medical education and residency program at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine. During his residency he was honored with Resident Teacher of the Year in Surgery and 3 Excellences in Teaching Awards. He then finished his Fellowship in Sports Medicine with Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland where he served as associate team physician for the Baltimore Ravens and Johns Hopkins lacrosse.
Dr. Norris also provides consulting services to orthopedic groups and is happy to offer educational resources to any fellow physicians who could benefit from them. If you’re an orthopedic doctor who’d like to reach out to Dr. Norris about these services, please don’t hesitate to connect with him on LinkedIn.
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