Nikhil K. Chokshi, MD

chokshiSpecialties: Shoulders, Elbows, Hands, Hips, Knees (Orthopedic Oncology)

Dr. Nikhil Chokshi joined McLean County Orthopedics in 2011. He treats all types of orthopedic conditions but focuses particularly on joint replacement, trauma, and oncologic surgery.

Dr. Chokshi grew up in Crystal Lake, Illinois where he graduated high school valedictorian and was named to the Chicago Tribune all-state academic team. He graduated Summa Cum Laude from Washington University in St. Louis where he also served as Vice-President of Campus Crusade. He has performed extensive research and has submitted five papers for publication.

Dr. Chokshi is active in sports and has completed four marathons.



  • Joint Reconstruction and Orthopedic Oncology Fellowship
    Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
    Sydney, Australia
  • Orthopedic Surgery Residency
    Seton Hall University
  • Medical School
    Washington University
  • Undergraduate
    Washington University
    Summa Cum Laude


  • Campus Crusade – Vice President
  • Reproductive Health Education Program
  • Students Teaching AIDS to Students
  • Student-Run Free Clinic


  • Fellowship Trained
    Orthopedic Oncology & Reconstruction
  • Multiple Academic Awards
    Summa Cum Laude, Valedictorian
    All-State Academic Team
  • Extensive Research
    Five Papers Submitted for Publication

Memberships & Associations

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Trauma Association
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • American Medical Association
  • Christian Medical Association