Helping those who suffer from joint disease walk again
Founded in 2005 by doctors David Stulberg and Victoria Brander, Operation Walk Chicago is a medical humanitarian mission that provides free hip and knee replacement surgeries
The mission of Operation Walk Chicago is to improve the quality of life of disadvantaged patients around the world through reducing disability from advanced joint disease
February 2020 Operation Walk Chicago returned to our longstanding partner, Nepal Orthopedic Hospital, in Kathmandu, Nepal, to perform 35 knee replacement surgeries.
Some updates from our 2020 projects and upcoming events!
Arthritis is a leading cause of disability in the world
An introduction to Operation Walk Chicago
Operation Walk Chicago performs hip and knee replacement surgery on patients suffering from joint disease. We strive to use only the highest quality educators, administrators, clinicians and equipment, and partners with in-country clinicians to develop a program of arthritis care that is practical and sustainable.