Tips To Prevent an ACL Tear

Posted on July 31st, 2019 by Dr. Gitelis

The knee consists of three main joints: the femur, the tibia, and the kneecap. All three of the joints are attached by several ligaments, which help give your joint strength and stability. One of these ligaments is called the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), and it’s located in the center of the knee, limiting the rotation […]

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Can Too Much Texting Really Cause Carpal Tunnel?

Posted on June 26th, 2019 by Dr. Gitelis

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome is caused when the median nerve in your wrist is pinched or pressed repeatedly. Texting and typing can cause excess pressure on your wrists, increasing your risk for CTS. Learn how our experienced orthopedic surgeons located around Elgin can help you combat this frustrating pain. What is Carpal Tunnel Syndrome? The carpal […]

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May is Arthritis Awareness Month

Posted on May 29th, 2019 by Dr. Gitelis

Millions of Americans face the reality of arthritis on a daily basis, some even battling to complete the simplest of tasks such as opening a jar. In honor of May being Arthritis Awareness Month, our orthopedic surgeon in Barrington is dedicated to spreading the word about arthritis and educating as many people as possible! What […]

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Picking the Right Running Shoes

Posted on April 29th, 2019 by Dr. Gitelis

Avid runners don’t need a ton of equipment to succeed, so investing in a good pair of running shoes is crucial in both your safety and your comfort. Many runners visit our orthopedic surgeon in Barrington with the hopes of addressing problems caused by putting in many miles per week. But did you know that […]

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Dr. Gitelis Wins 2018 Castle Connolly Top Doctor Award for Orthopedic Surgery

Posted on January 25th, 2019 by Dr. Gitelis

Your local orthopedic surgeon in Elgin is making national headlines! Join us in congratulating Dr. Michael Gitelis on winning the 2018 Castle Connolly Top Doctor Award for Orthopaedic Surgery. Doctors are nominated for particular awards based on peer nomination, extensive research, and a screening process conducted by Castle Connolly’s research team. Nomination Criteria Each doctor […]

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