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Michal Szczodry

Michal Szczodry, MD

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
Languages Spoken:
  • English
  • Polish

Michal Szczodry, M.D., is a pediatric spine surgeon at Shriners Children's Chicago, specializing in infantile scoliosis, scoliosis and spinal deformities. Dr. Szczodry is also an assistant professor in the department of orthopedic surgery at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Dr. Szczodry is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Orthopaedic Research Society. He has a research interest in the etiology of idiopathic scoliosis, the socioeconomic impact of spinal deformities and perioperative exposure to radiation in spinal procedures. He was selected to serve as administrative chief resident and nominated to the American Orthopaedic Association Leadership Forum. He also continues to attend national and international conferences.

Dr. Szczodry speaks fluent Polish and English.

Pediatric Care


More About Me

Board Certifications
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery - General
Education and Training

Medical Education
Medical University of Warsaw

University of Illinois @ Chicago
Chicago, IL

University of Illinois @ Chicago
Chicago, IL

John Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD

Academic Positions and Locations

University of Illinois
Assistant Professor

Leadership and Memberships
  • 2010-Present: member, AAOS
Awards and Honors
  • 2014, American Orthopaedic Association Resident Leadership Forum Nominee


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