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. See all locations.


News and Announcements

Lakeshore Bone & Joint Institute welcomes Susan Fazekas, ANP-BC. Susan is a nurse practitioner who specializes in pain management. She will be accepting new patients beginning February 20, 2014. To make an appointment, please call Nona at 219-921-1444 ex 11705.


Featured Doctor

This month’s featured doctor is Dr. Michael Leland. Since joining Valparaiso Orthopedic Clinic in 1982, Dr. Michael Leland has served the people of Northwest Indiana and beyond with compassion, intensity, and innovation in Orthopedics.

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Saturday Sports Clinic

We offer a Saturday Sports Clinic at the Chesterton Office. It's free to student athletes. Hours during the school year are 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.

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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