Gabrielle DunnPhysician Assistant

Gabrielle Dunn

Gabrielle joined Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush in the summer of 2018. She currently serves as physician assistant to Dr. Scott Sporer, specializing in adult hip and knee replacement and reconstruction. Her main responsibilities include assisting in surgeries, seeing patients in clinic and rounding on inpatients.

She grew up in Indianapolis, Indianas and attended Butler University in Indianapolis as well. As a student, she spent time in orthopedics, emergency medicine, pediatrics, internal medicine, family medicine, general surgery, and obstetrics and gynecology.


Clinical Responsibilities

  • Takes patient histories
  • Performs physical examinations
  • Administers injections
  • Orders and interprets laboratory tests and imaging studies
  • Educates patients about their diagnosis and the treatment options
  • 1st assistant in surgery
  • Formulates diagnoses and treatment plans
  • Provides preoperative and postoperative education
  • Inpatient hospital rounds


Butler University

  • Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies, 2018

Butler University

  • Bachelor of Health Sciences, 2017

Professional Certifications and Licenses

  • NCCPA, Certified Physician Assistant
  • Basic and Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support Certification
  • Licensed by the State of Illinois Department of Professional Regulation as a Physician Assistant
  • Active controlled substance license and DEA number

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants

Gabrielle has office hours at the following locations

Rush Oak Brook
2011 York Rd Oak Brook, IL 60523

Munster Indiana Office
9200 Calumet Avenue, Suite 300
Munster, IN 46321