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Orthopedic Telehealth Now Available

Dr. Geoffrey Van Thiel now provides specialized orthopedic care in the comfort and convenience of your home thanks to advancements in Telemedicine.

Orthoillinois and Dr. Van Thiel have launched a new telehealth program that allows patients at our Rockford office (and throughout the Northern Illinois area) to have online doctor visits right from the comfort of their own home.

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Orthopedic Surgeon - Telehealth & Telemedicine

What is Telehealth & Telemedicine?

Telehealth and telemedicine refer to how health-related services and information can be taken advantage of through electronic (digital) and telecommunication technologies. By being able to interact with patients over long distances (and without in-office visits)  long-distance patient and clinician contact, care, advice, reminders, education, intervention, monitoring, and remote admissions.

Conditions & treatments options that can be addressed in telehealth calls with orthopedic surgeon Dr. Van Thiel include:

Hip Arthoscopy: Dr. Van Thiel is a nationally recognized expert in the field of hip arthroscopy, having performed hundreds of procedures on patients from recreational to high level athletes.

Knee Surgery: Knee pain is a common orthopedic problem. If you have experienced a knee injury, it is time to seek treatment from a qualified orthopedic surgeon.

Shoulder Surgery: A painful shoulder can cause a great deal of discomfort, while sleeping or performing day-to-day activities; even nagging shoulder injuries require treatment from orthopedic surgeons.

Cartilage Restoration: Dr. Geoffrey Van Thiel’s advanced training in cartilage restoration allows him to surgically repair, regenerate, or replace cartilage for patients with cartilage damage.

Call the Office of Dr. Geoffrey Van Thiel to Schedule a Telehealth Appointment

1-(779) 774-1110

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Read about Jack a multi-sport athlete, who suffered from a multi-ligament tear in his knee. Read about Abigail who fell and tore her Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL). Life changing stories of patients healed by Dr. Geoffrey Van Thiel.

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