Brian Forsythe, M.D.

Specialties: Orthopedic Surgery

Practice: Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush

Hospital Affiliations: Elmhurst Hospital

Clinical Interests: Arthroscopy; Cartilage Implantations; Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery; Orthopedics; Osteoarthritis; Shoulder Labral Tears; Sports Medicine

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Philosophy Of Care

Dr. Forsythe's patient care philosophy centers on communication and accessibility. He believes that patients come first in the patient-doctor relationship. Ultimately the goal is to return patients and athletes to the highest levels of activity and competition through specialized treatments or minimally invasive surgery.


2450 S. Wolf Road
Suite F
Westchester, IL 60154
Phone: 630 339-2241
Fax: 708 492-5241
1611 W. Harrison St.
Suite 400
Chicago, IL 60612
Phone: 708 236-2701
Fax: 708 492-5241
25 N. Winfield Road
Ste. 505
Winfield, IL 60190
Phone: 630 682-5653

Education & Credentials

Medical School: University of Pennsylvania, 2002

Internship: Harvard School of Medicine, 2003

Residency: Harvard School of Medicine, 2007

Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh, 2008

Society: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2008; American Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine; Arthroscopy Association of North America


Orthopedic Surgery

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Elect Choice EPO
  • Aetna Non-Risk HMO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO
  • Aetna PPOM-Cofinity PPO
  • Aetna Select PPO
  • BCBS-Blue Advantage PPO-Ind. Contract
  • BCBS-Blue Choice Select PPO
  • BCBS-BlueChoice-MCNP POS
  • BCBS-PPO-Physician Independant Contract
  • Beech St/Cappcare PPO
  • Cigna Great West PPO
  • Cigna Healthcare POS
  • Cigna Non-Risk HMO
  • Corvel-PPO
  • Elmhurst Meml Hlthcr PPO
  • Humana HMO Premier (Non-risk)
  • Humana Nat'l POS Open Access/Choice POS (Non-Risk)
  • Humana PPO
  • Imagine Smart Network
  • Multiplan-PHCS-PPO
  • National Preferred Provider Network-PPO
  • Pers. Care-First Health PPO
  • Pers. CareCoventry Network Non-risk HMO/PPO Plans
  • Preferred Network Access PPO
  • Preferred Plan-Interplan Health Group-PPO
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Champus
  • Medicare Assignment


This provider is an independent medical practitioner who has been permitted to use the hospital's facilities and to exercise his or her independent medical judgment in the care and treatment of his or her patient.