Welcome to Great Lakes Orthopedics & Sports Medicine

Our surgeons are board-certified and fellowship-trained in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine providing the highest level of care with proven patient outcomes. Foot, ankle, hand, wrist, knee, hip, elbow, shoulder and sports medicine care and treatments are available in Northeast Indiana and surrounding communities at our 2 convenience locations –  St. John and Lowell.  We offer an integrated approach in treating patients with the latest surgical techniques including arthroscopic procedures and total joint reconstruction.  As well as onsite Physical Therapy services.

Our Physicians are on staff at the following hospital and surgery center facilities:

St. Mary Medical Center
1500 S Lake Park Ave
Hobart, IN 46342
(219) 942-0551

Franciscan St. Anthony’s Hospital (Dr. Mandula Only)
1201 Main Street
Crown Point, IN  46307

Pinnacle Hospital
9301 Connecticut Dr
Crown Point, IN 46307

Northwest Regional Surgery Center
8900 Broadway
Merrillville, IN 46410
(219) 576-6260

Patient Forms

In Preparation for Your Visit

  1. Patients having an examination of the Hips or Knees, please bring or wear shorts (without metal) for X-rays and examination. For shoulder and back examinations, please wear a tank top under shirt.

  2. If you have had an X-ray or MRI, please bring the CD or films. This is very important!!! X-rays taken at our facility can be viewed online, but studies taken elsewhere need to be brought in at time of appointment in order to prevent rescheduling of appointments.

  3. Photo identification

  4. Insurance Card

  5. Co Payment

  6. Any patient less than 18 years of age must bring an adult who is older than 18 years of age and is either a legal guardian or a letter by the legal guardian authorizing treatment and also a copy of the parent’s driver license.

  7. Please bring your medication and past medical history list with you to your next appointment.

Our Locations

St. John Location

Contact Information

Great Lakes Orthopedics &
Sports Medicine Clinic – St. John
9615 Keilman Street
St. John, IN 46373

Phone: 1.219.365.0220
Fax:  1.219.365.0226

Physical Therapy Appointments
Phone:  1.219.365.0228
Fax:   1.219.365.0229

Hours of Operation

Monday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Tuesday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Thursday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Friday: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Lowell Location

Contact Information

Great Lakes Orthopedics &
Sports Medicine Clinic –  Lowell
1020 E. Commerical Ave.
Lowell, IN 46356

Phone: 1.219.696.6353
Fax:  1.219.696.6368

Hours of Operation

Monday: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Tuesday: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Wednesday: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Thursday: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM

Friday: 8:30 AM – 12:00 PM – Noon