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Family Orthopedic Center


Orthopedic surgeon, Paul Perona, MD and the staff of the Family Orthopedic Center provide quality orthopedic care to patients in the Illinois Valley area.


A variety of services are offered, including: treatment of fractures, total joint replacements, hand surgery, major joint revisions, ACL repair, arthritis, sports medicine care, arthroscopic surgery, consultations, work-related injuries, hip and knee osteotomies and shoulder surgery. Dr. Perona is Board-certified and Fellowship- trained in total joint replacement and total joint revision.


Call (815) 663-8009 for an appointment or more information.

Family Orthopedic Center

Facility Address:

600 East First Street
Spring Valley, IL 61362

Our Team

Paul Perona, MD


Board Certified - Orthopedic Surgeon / Fellowship Trained in Sports Medicine


Dr. Perona is a board certified orthopedic surgeon, fellowship trained in Adult Joint Reconstructive surgery. Dr. Perona's main focus in his practice is in applying new and cutting-edge technology to make hip and knee replacement surgery easier, safer, less painful, and with speedier recovery. His use of cutting-edge technology, such as Minimally Invasive Surgery, Partial Knee Resurfacing, Shoulder Reconstruction and Computer Assisted Surgery has helped him to become a leader in joint care in the Illinois Valley area.


Professional History


General orthopedics
Sports medicine
Joint replacement


Medical Degree

Loyola University of Chicago,
Stritch School of Medicine
Chicago, IL


General Surgery Internship

Loyola University of Chicago

Chicago, IL


General Surgery Residency

Loyola University of Chicago

Chicago, IL


Orthopedic Surgery Residency

Loyola University of Chicago

Chicago, IL


Adult Joint Reconstruction Fellowship

University of California

Sharp Memorial Hospital

San Diego, CA


Academic Affiliations

  • Adjunct Clinical Professor of Orthopedic Surgery in the Department of Public Health, Mental Health and Administrative Nursing – University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Clinical Educator, Osteonics, Entry Level Sales School


Hospital Affiliation

St. Margaret's Hospital
Spring Valley, IL


Carrie Lopez, PA-C

Carrie Lopez


Lacey Strack, PA-C

Lacey Strack


St. Margaret's Hospital

Hospital Operator:

(815) 664-5311 or (815) 223-5346

(815) 664-1578 TTY


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call 815-664-7200



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