Is It…Summer?

Posted on May 21st, 2018 by Dr. Gitelis

Dare I say it Chicagoland? It’s summer! It’s May and I finally put my floor-length puffer coat into storage for the season! Although I almost took it back out last weekend, I am hoping I’m not getting too confident here. As I put my heavy layers away, I noticed I need to possibly pull back […]

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Cartilage’s Disappearing Act

Posted on April 20th, 2018 by Dr. Gitelis

What is Cartilage? Most of us know in some vague way that we have cartilage and it can impact joint health. What is this stuff? What does it do and where does it go as I age? Cartilage is a firm tissue that is soft and flexible. Feel the upper part of your ear or […]

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Stem Cells and PRP: The Truth

Posted on March 30th, 2018 by Dr. Gitelis

As more and more pro athletes receive regenerative treatments, the rest of us weekend warriors are starting to wonder if this is a treatment that would work for our aches and pains too. It is hard to find information out there on the web because there is so much out there that seems contradictory. So, […]

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Stem Cells and PRP: I want that!

Posted on February 19th, 2018 by Dr. Gitelis

Stem cells are the wave of the future according to the stories we see in the news. PRP injections are also mentioned but often never really explained except that we know pro athletes are getting them and sometimes it helps them return to sport faster. So what is this stuff and can it work for […]

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Gitelis Orthopedics office

Hoffman Estates

1800 McDonough Road
Suite 202
Hoffman Estates, IL 60192

Located in the Ashton Center for Day Surgery building.

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fax: (847) 807-7771

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27401 W. Hwy 22
Suite #6
Barrington, Il. 60010

Second office near Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington, Il.

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