Doctors

The descriptions below will familiarize you with our physician’s credentials and clinical experience. It is our goal to create a personal rapport with every patient. We hope that each video helps you get a feel for your doctor’s personality.

 

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Dr. Brian Aronson
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Dr. Gary Hoberman
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Dr. Ruth
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Dr. Heidi Hoffmann

Dr. Natalie Domek

 

 

Dr. Brian Aronson

 

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Education:

Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, Chicago, Illinois
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, May 1998
Bachelors of Science, January 1997

Ner Israel Rabbinical College
Bachelors of Arts May 1994

 
Memberships and Affiliations:

1994 – Present Member American Podiatric Medical Association
1999 – Present Member Illinois Podiatric Medical Association
1999 – Present Illinois licensed podiatric physician

Scholarships:
1994-1995 Scholl Merit Scholarship
 
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Dr. Gary Hoberman

 

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Education:
Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, Illinois College
of Podiatric Medicine, Chicago, Illinois, 1978 – 1982.

B.S., University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan,
1974 – 1978.

 
Licensure:
State of Illinois, 1982 – present.

 
Certification:
Diplomate, American Board of Podiatric Surgery

 
Hospital and Surgical Center Affiliations:
Norwegian American Hospital, Chicago, IL
Northwest Surgicare, Arlington Heights, IL
Holy Family Medical Center, Des Plaines, IL

 
Fellow:
American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons

 
Memberships:
American Podiatric Medical Association
Illinois Podiatric Medical Association
Member, American Diabetes Association
Member, USA Triathlon Association

 
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Dr. Ruth Chi

 

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Education:

Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind
Franklin University of Medicine and
Science, North Chicago, IL 1999-2003

Degree, Doctor of Podiatric Medicine
Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL 1996-1999

Degree, Bachelor of Science Major in Biology

 
Awards/Scholarships:
Distinguished Student Scholarship recipient,
Scholl College
Durlacher Honor Society member Scholl College
Dean’s List, Loyola University Chicago

 
Work/Teaching Experience:
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, August 2005-Present

Private Practice, Chicago, IL July 2005-Present

Gross Anatomy and Lower Extremity Anatomy Laboratory Teaching Assistant and Tutor,
Scholl College 2000-2001

 
Residency Training:
Chief Resident, Thorek Memorial Hospital PSR-24 (Podiatric Surgical Residency, Forefoot and Rearfoot Surgery) July 2003-June 2005

 
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Dr. Heidi Hoffmann

 

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Education:
Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, Chicago, IL
August 1998 – May 2002, D.P.M.

Drake University, Des Moines, IA
1994-1998, B.A. Biology

 
Research:
Thorek Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago IL
Repair of Chronic Achilles Tendon Rupture with
Marlex Mesh

Children’s Memorial Hospital Motion Analysis Lab, Chicago IL
Energy Efficiency of Swing Through Gait vs.
Reciprocal Gait in Children with Myelomingocele

 
Licenses/Certifications/Affiliations:
Illinois State Podiatric Physician
Board Qualified in Foot Surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery
APMA Member
IPMA Member
ACFAS Member
The American Board of Multiple Specialties in Podiatry

 
Hospital and Surgical Center Affiliations:
Northwest Community Hospital, Arlington Heights, IL
Alexian Brothers Medical Center, Elk Grove Village, IL
Advanced Ambulatory Surgical Center, Chicago, IL
Golf Surgical Center, Des Plaines, IL
Northwest Surgicare, Arlington Heights, IL

 
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Natalie Domek

 

 
Education:

Undergraduate
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
 
Medical School
Rosalind Franklin University
Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine
North Chicago, IL

 
Specialties:
Surgical management of foot and ankle pathologies
High-risk diabetic foot care
Foot and ankle surgery
Pediatrics
Sports Medicine

 
Residency Training:
Loyola University Medical Center, 2012 – 2015
– Chief podiatry resident 2014-2015

 
Hospital and Surgical Center Affiliations:
Alexian Brothers Medical Center
Northwest Community Hospital
Resurrection Hospital
Advanced Ambulatory Surgical Center

 
Licenses/Certifications:
Board qualified in American College of Foot & Ankle surgery
Member: IPMA, ACFAS, APMA

 
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