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, LaPorte and Knox. See all locations.


LBJI Opens Offices in LaPorte, Michigan City, and Knox

On June 2, 2014, Lakeshore Bone & Joint Institute will open offices in LaPorte and Michigan City. LBJI is excited to provide orthopedic services to these communities. Dr. Thomas Kay, Dr. Anton Thompkins, Dr. David Musgrave, Dr. Thomas Magill, Dr. Scott Fielder, and Laurie Jones, N.P. are now seeing patients at the LaPorte office. Dr. Musgrave, Dr. Magill, and Dr. Anthony Levenda have office hours in Michigan City. Dr. Fielder and Laurie Jones, N.P. see patients in the Knox office.  See all locations.

Featured Physician 

Bruce J. Thoma, M.D. 

I was born on the south side of Chicago to loving parents of the World War II generation. When I was four years old, my dad took a job in nearby Gary, Indiana. I was lucky enough to grow up in the Miller Beach area along Lake Michigan in a quiet neighborhood. There were all kinds of people there, mostly hardworking steel mill families. Read more

Saturday Sports Clinic

Sports Clinic is closed for the summer. 

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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