Mayo-Trained Orthopedist and Former Pro-Sports Practitioner Join Mendota Practice


  • Mohammed Awad, DO

  • Emmy Ho, MD

OSF Saint Paul Medical Center is pleased to welcome Emmy Ho, MD and Mohammed Awad, DO to the OSF Medical Group-Mendota Orthopedics clinic.

Dr. Ho received her medical degree from Georgetown University, Washington, DC and completed a 5 year orthopedic residency at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN.  She also trained with Roger Mann, MD, Inc, in a foot & ankle surgery fellowship in Oakland, CA.

Dr. Awad received his medical degree from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Erie, PA. He completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Midwestern University, Downers Grove, IL before heading to Detroit Medical Center Orthopedic Sports Medicine in Warren, MI for additional training.  Here, he completed his fellowship in sports medicine and provided coverage for Detroit’s professional sports teams including the Pistons, Red Wings and Tigers.

Both physicians offer a full range of surgical and non-surgical treatment options, ranging from sprains and fracture care to total joint replacements and arthroscopic procedures.  Patients will be seen in the OSF Medical Group-Mendota Orthopedics office located at 1405 E. 12th Street, Suite 700, Mendota, IL.   Appointments can be made by calling (815) 539-2663.



JoEllyn Gahan
Community Relations Specialist
(815) 539-7461