AboutDr. William Vitello, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Chicago, IL. He has 21 years of experience. His specialties include Surgery of the Hand and Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Vitello is affiliated with Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center, Saint Joseph Hospital, Chicago and Saint Joseph Hospital, Resurrection Hlth Cr. He speaks English.
Dr. William Vitello has the following 2 specialties
- Surgery of the Hand
Hand surgeons are certified surgeons who are also experts in the function and structure of your wrists, hands and forearms. This allows them to treat arthritis, carpal tunnel, trigger finger and tennis elbow, most of which tend to result from repetitive and excessive use of the corresponding joints, muscles, tendons and ligaments.
Hand surgeons also commonly work with patients who have fractures or broken bones from any kind of accident. If you're experiencing any kind of general pain in your hand, wrist or forearm that isn’t going away, a hand surgeon is probably your best resource.
- Orthopedic Surgery
An orthopaedic surgeon is a physician who specializes in diagnosis and surgical treatment of injuries and disorders involving the musculoskeletal system, such as hip replacements and arthroscopic knee surgery.
In addition to treating trauma to the musculoskeletal system, these doctors also deal with sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders.
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- Dupuytren's Contracture
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
Dr. Vitello is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
836 W Wellington Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
- Saint Joseph Hospital, Chicago
Saint Joseph Hospital, Resurrection Hlth Cr
2900 N Lake Shore Dr
Chicago, IL 60657
Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital
3815 Highland Ave
Downers Grove, IL 60515
21 Years Experience
Wright State University Boonshoft School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1996