Dr. Annis Hosts Webinar for Indiana State Medical Association

Dr. Christopher Annis - Webinar - Ascendant Orthopedic Alliance On Thursday, July 19th, Dr. Christopher Annis hosted a webinar: “The Opioid Epidemic:  Medical Societies’ Views and Clinical Realities”, for Indiana State Medical Association.  The webinar was available to every physician in the state of Indiana and consisted of the following objectives:

  1. Major medical societies’ currently held positions and recommendations in regards to opioids.
  2. Brief history of opioids and how we arrived at the current crisis.
  3. A discussion on other treatment options available for the treatment of pain.

Dr. Annis, a physician at Ascendant Orthopedic Alliance, is an expert in the field of Pain Management.  With many years of experience, it is certainly a honor that Dr. Annis can share his expertise and knowledge in this area of the medical field.

Dr. Christopher Annis, MD Background

Dr. Christopher Annis - Ascendant Orthopedic Alliance Dr. Christopher Annis received his undergraduate at Augustana College in Rock Island, IL.  He attended Medical School at the University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, IL.  Following Medical School, Dr. Annis moved to Columbus, OH where he completed his Residency at Ohio State University.  He found his way back to Chicago, IL after his Residency where he obtained his Fellowship in Pain Medicine at the University of Chicago. Dr. Annis practices at Ascendant Orthopedic Alliance and is Board Certified with the American Board of Anesthesiology in Pain Medicine, as well as, American Board of Anesthesiology in Anesthesiology.



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Dr. Annis practices at:

Ascendant Orthopedic Alliance
Elkhart Office:
2310 California Rd, Elkhart, IN 46514

Ascendant Orthopedic Alliance
Goshen Office:
1775 E. Kercher Rd. Goshen, IN 46526

Ascendant Orthopedic Alliance
Middlebury Office:
54938 SR 13, Middlebury, IN 46540

For more information, or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Annis, please navigate to our website:  www.AscendantOrtho.org – or – via phone at: Elkhart: (574)-264-0791 — Goshen: (574)-533-0300 — Middlebury: (574)-825-8685


Ascendant Orthopedic Alliance was formed by joining the two leading providers serving North Central Indiana and Southwestern Michigan. South Bend Orthopaedics (SBO) and Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center (OSMC) bring together the current seven office locations in South Bend, Elkhart, Mishawaka, Goshen, LaPorte, Middlebury and Nappanee to form Ascendant Orthopedic Alliance.