Emily Mayekar, MD

Hand, Wrist, and Microsurgery

Dr. Mayekar joined Midwest Orthopaedic Consultants in 2017 as a hand, wrist, and microsurgical specialist. In addition to her clinical practice, she works to increase women’s participation in the field of orthopaedic surgery through her involvement with the Ruth Jackson Orthopaedic Society.She also plays an active role in the clinical education of orthopedic residents at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Outside of her professional interests, Dr. Mayekar is a skilled musician. She has played the oboe since childhood, and has performed with various groups in throughout Chicago. She and her husband enjoy cooking, travelling, and volunteering within the community.


Christine Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery, Louisville, KY


University of Illinois at Chicago Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Chicago, IL

Medical School:

University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, IL