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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 47

1301 Pennsylvania Ave Ste 213
Des Moines, IA 50316
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Dr. Vittetoe's Experience

Dr. Vittetoe's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Spinal Nerve Block
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  • Ankle Fracture
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondromalacia of the Patella (Runner's Knee)
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Femur Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Injury
  • Knee Injuries
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scoliosis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
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  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Iowa Carver College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1995

Internship Hospital

Summa Health System
Complete in 1996

Residency Hospital

Summa Health System
Complete in 2000

Fellowship Hospital

Harvard University School Of Medicine
Complete in 2001

Undergraduate Schools

Coe College
Graduated in 1991
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Vittetoe & Staff

  • English

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