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Walter W. Virkus, MD

Walter W. Virkus, MD

IU Health

Orthopedic Surgery

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Since 2012, Dr. Walter Virkus has served as the director of orthopedic trauma for IU Health Physicians. Prior to joining IU Health Physicians, Dr. Virkus worked in Chicago as a member of the orthopedic department at Rush University Medical Center.

During that time, he also served as an associate professor of orthopedic surgery and chairman of orthopedics at the John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County, formerly Cook County Hospital.

Specialties & Details


Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions & Treatments:

All Fractures, Nonunions, Malunions, Deformities, Bone Infections, Leg Length Discrepancy, Bone Tumors, Sarcomas, Soft Tissue Tumors, Hip Dysplasia, Hip Impingement, Traumatized Limb, Hip Pain, Hip Replacement


School of Medicine:

New Jersey Medical School at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey


Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY


Shock Trauma Center Hospital for Special Surgery, University Of Florida

Hospitals & Affiliations

Hospital Privileges:

IU Health Methodist/IU Health University, IU Health North, Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health, IU Health Saxony, IU Health West

Physician Group:

IU Health Physicians


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