Lakeshore Bone and Joint Institute


Excellence in Motion


At Lakeshore Bone & Joint Institute, our mission is to provide excellence in musculoskeletal care to all of our patients, using state-of-the-art technology, with integrity and a spirit of compassion that encompasses all that we do.

Our experience and compassion come together to deliver quality care for your orthopedic problems. Our team includes orthopedic surgeons with a range of specialists, and we offer physical therapy, occupational therapy, and advanced imaging options, all on-site. Read about our services.

We provide specialized, comprehensive care throughout Northwest Indiana, with offices in Chesterton, Valparaiso, Portage, Michigan City, and Crown Point, Schererville, LaPorte and Knox. See all locations.


Thank you for voting us:
#1 in Orthopedics
#1 in Spine
#1 in Podiatry
#1 in Pain Management
#1 in Physical Therapy

"Lakeshore Bone & Joint Institute practices advanced orthopedic health care, tailored to each patient's unique needs. A culture has been fostered amongst our medical staff in which our comprehensive care is centered around the patient. This attitude, combined with our providers' skills has led to many successful outcomes for our patients. It is an honor to have earned the trust of our patients and their families, as resulted in being voted #1 as Best of the Region in Orthopedics, Spine, Podiatry, Pain Management, and Physical Therapy."
Thomas Kay, MD
Lakeshore Bone & Joint Institute





Suleiman Salman, DO 
Pain Management Specialist

Lakeshore Bone & Joint Institute is pleased to announce our new Pain Management Doctor in Schererville and Crown Point.

Suleiman B. Salman, D.O. is a Pain Management Specialist with practice emphasis in acute and chronic pain. He is board certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology

Please call 219.250.5027 to schedule an appointment at a location convenient for you.


Saturday Sports Clinic

LBJI is proud to provide our communities with a Saturday morning Sports Clinic

This includes a complimentary initial evaluation and x-ray for student athletes who have not yet been treated for an injury incurred during an organized school or intramural sporting event.    

If your injury falls outside of these parameters, or if you have already received treatment for this injury, we would be happy to schedule an appointment for you during our regular office hours Monday through Friday.

To schedule an appointment please call 219-921-1444. 

Voted Best Orthopedic Practice

Best of the Region 2011, 2012, 2013 logos

Orthopedic Questions?

Visit our free orthopedic library for videos and brochures about common orthopedic conditions such as bone fractures, sprained ankle, bursitis, and others.

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