Rolando Izquierdo, M.D.

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Specialty Center: Shoulder, Sports Medicine


Dr. Izquierdo brings to McHenry County a unique set of skills, built upon solid and very diverse training opportunities. The son of Cuban immigrants, Dr. Izquierdo is fluent in both English and Spanish. He was born and raised in the Chicagoland area. It was during his residency where Dr. Izquierdo developed a special interest in sports medicine while providing coverage for the University of Cincinnati athletic programs and the Cincinnati Bengals. Dr. Izquierdo is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Su... click for more information

Rolando Izquierdo, M.D.

Dr. Izquierdo brings to McHenry County a unique set of skills, built upon solid and very diverse training opportunities. The son of Cuban immigrants, Dr. Izquierdo is fluent in both English and Spanish. He was born and raised in the Chicagoland area. It was during his residency where Dr. Izquierdo developed a special interest in sports medicine while providing coverage for the University of Cincinnati athletic programs and the Cincinnati Bengals.

Dr. Izquierdo is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the Arthroscopy Association of North America, and the Columbia Shoulder and Elbow Society. He has served as invited faculty at the American Academy of Orthopedics to instruct surgeons from around the world in the latest techniques in arthroscopic and reconstructive shoulder surgery.

Dr. Izquierdo routinely performs a high volume of total shoulder replacements, reverse total shoulder replacements, arthroscopic rotator cuff repairs, as well as arthroscopic shoulder instability and labral repairs. He also performs sports related elbow and knee surgeries, including ACL reconstructions.

Areas of Specialization: 

  • Shoulders
  • Elbows
  • Knees and Sports Medicine
  • Work Comp

Assisted by:

Alicia Heuser, MMS, PA-C

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At Rockford Orthopedic, we utilize a team approach that allows for the highest quality service and treatment. An integral part of the team is Alicia Heuser, MMS, PA-C. As a physician assistant, Alicia Heuser, MMS, PA-C is an extension of my care and is highly trained to provide office services and to assist in surgical procedures. From your first visit to the completion of your treatment, you will be seen by me or Alicia Heuser, MMS, PA-C. We work together to offer comprehensive evaluation and treatment to return you to a healthy, active lifestyle.

Affiliations & Memberships

Speaker for the AAOS Learning Center

Speaker for the AAOS Learning Center

Member of ASES

Member of ASES

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Algonquin Road Surgery Center

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OSF St. Anthony Medical Center

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Centegra Hospital–Woodstock

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Centegra Hospital–McHenry