Robert J Mitchell DO

Robert J Mitchell, DO

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedics
Primary Specialties:
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedics
  • Office Information
    Illinois Valley Orthopedics

    920 West St.
    Suite 211
    Peru, IL 61354
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    Phone: 815.223.2143
  • About

    Provider Bio

    Dr. Mitchell is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who earned his medical degree at the Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed a four-year residency in orthopedic surgery at Midwestern University–Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine that included work at Chicago's Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Weiss Memorial Hospital and University of Chicago Hospital as well as at Little Company of Mary Hospital and Columbia Olympia Fields Hospital and Medical Center.

    Dr. Mitchell is an Illinois Valley native and a graduate of LaSalle-Peru High School. Before entering medical school, his graduated cum laude from St. Norbert College in Wisconsin.

  • Education


    St. Norbert College, BS - Cum Laude Major: Biology Minor: Chemistry in DePere, Wisconsin
    Midwestern University-Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine in Downers Grove, Illinois
    American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics, Kansas City, Missouri
    AOIASIF PrinCiples of Fracture Management, Albany, New York

    Areas of Interest

    At Illinois Valley Orthopedics, we are proud to offer state of the art
    treatment for the musculoskeletal system. This includes bones, joints,
    ligaments, muscles, and nerves. Our specialties include:

    • Arthritis treatment

    • Joint replacement surgery—hip, knee(Mitchell and Kasik) and shoulder
      (Kasik only)

    • Knee and shoulder arthroscopy

    • Carpal tunnel syndrome

    • Correction of hand and foot abnormalities

    • Fracture care

    • Sports medicine

    Dr. Mitchell performs surgery at
    Illinois Valley Community Hospital.