Helping those who suffer from joint disease walk again

Walk So Others Can

A Virtual Walkathon To Support Operation Walk Chicago

October 11-18, 2020

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Our Work

Drs. David Stulberg and Victoria Brander founded Operation Walk Chicago in 2005 as a medical humanitarian mission that provides free hip and knee replacement surgeries.

The Need is Great

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.

Nepal 2020 Project

February 2020 Operation Walk Chicago returned to our longstanding partner, Nepal Orthopedic Hospital, in Kathmandu, Nepal, to perform 35 knee replacement surgeries.

Recent Missions

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.

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Medical Humanitarian Missions

Hanoi, Vietnam

Kathmandu, Nepal

Nha Trang, Vietnam

Pune, India

Recife, Brazil

Quito, Ecuador

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam