Specialties & Services

Specialties & Services

Our team of orthopedic specialists understand that the musculoskeletal injuries or conditions of our patients are painful. We also realize that a quick and correct diagnosis is critical to successful treatment. This is why Lakeshore Bone & Joint Institute has invested in the most modern technology to provide our orthopedic patients a single resource for all treatment phases. Our on-site Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Advanced Imaging, Osteoporosis Care, and Pain Psychology complete our full range of patient services.

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LBJI New Location

LBJI is pleased to announce the addition of a new office in Schererville, IN

Ryan J. Plank, M.D. and John A. Guzzo, M.D.  will begin seeing patients in April 2015 at our new Schererville location. This office is located at the Southwest corner of Hwy 30 and Hwy 41 at 833 W. Lincoln Hwy, Suite 110E, Schererville, IN 46375. 

Brian T. Damitz, D.P.M. will begin seeing patients in June 2015 at our new Merrillville location.  The office is located South of Hwy 30 off of Broadway at 251 W. 84th Dr, Merrillville, IN 46410. 

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

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Meet John A. Guzzo, M.D., Orthopedic Surgeon


I am new to Northwest Indiana and joined Lakeshore Bone & Joint Institute in 2014.  While the geographic area might be new to me, those I have met here have made me feel right at home.  Read more