“To be a good orthopaedic surgeon, you have to have compassion and a commitment to the patient and strive for perfection.” A founding member of Illinois Bone and Joint Institute, Dr. Thomas F. Gleason is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in treating spinal problems in adults and performing hip and knee joint replacements. He offers patients an array of treatment options for spine conditions, including cervical and lumbar disk replacements, laminectomy, spinal fusion, microendoscopic discectomy, intradiscal electrothermal therapy and kyphoplasty. Dr. Gleason also performs other procedures including arthroscopy, total knee replacement and total hip replacement.
Dr. Valeria Levitin is a family medicine doctor in Des Plaines, Illinois and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Advocate Lutheran General Hospital and Northwest Community Healthcare. She received her medical degree from Crimea State Medical University and has been in practice for more than 20 years. Dr. Levitin accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 91 doctors at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital and one of 87 at Northwest Community Healthcare who specialize in Family Medicine. She also speaks multiple languages, including Russian.