Dr. William F. Lestini, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Spine Surgery • Male • Age 58

3320 Wake Forest Rd Suite 430
Raleigh, NC 27609
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Dr. Lestini's Experience

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Dr. Lestini's Care Philosophy

Dr. Lestini's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Lestini Performs

  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating & Fusion
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Conditions Dr. Lestini Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Duke Health Raleigh Hospital
3400 Wake Forest Road
Raleigh, NC 27609

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Lestini

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Triangle Spine and Back Care
Triangle Spine and Back Care
3320 Wake Forest Rd Suite 430
Raleigh, NC 27609
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    Dr. Lestini's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Lestini's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
    • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating & Fusion
    • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
    • Arthroscopic Spine Surgery
    • Artificial Disc Replacement
    • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
    • Cervical Disc Replacement
    • Cervical Disc Surgery
    • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Cervical Microdiscectomy
    • Cervical Spine Surgery
    • Cervical Surgery
    • Complex Spine Surgery
    • Disc Replacement
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Endoscopic Spinal Surgery
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
    • Kyphoplasty
    • Kyphosis Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Laminectomy
    • Laminoplasty
    • Laminotomy
    • Low Back Procedure
    • Lower Spine Surgery
    • Lumbar Disc Replacement
    • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lumbar Laminectomy
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    • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
    • Lumbar Spine Surgery
    • Microdiscectomy
    • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
    • Minimally-Invasive Decompression for Spinal Stenosis
    • Minimally-Invasive Spine Surgery
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neck Pain Procedure
    • Neck Surgery
    • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation
    • Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • Spinal Decompression
    • Spinal Discectomy
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Internal Fixation
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spine Fracture Treatment
    • Spine Surgery
    • Steroid Injections
    • Thoracic Surgical Procedures
    • Total Disc Replacement
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Vertebroplasty
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    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Antalgic Gait
    • Back Disorders
    • Back Impairment
    • Back Injuries
    • Back Pain
    • Cervical Disc Degeneration
    • Cervical Dysplasia
    • Cervical Herniated Disc
    • Cervical Hypertrichosis - Peripheral Neuropathy
    • Cervical Radiculopathy
    • Cervical Spine Disorders
    • Cervical Spondylitis
    • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complex Spine Disorders
    • Compound Fracture
    • Compression Fracture
    • Congenital Spine Disorders
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Degenerative Scoliosis
    • Degenerative Spinal Disorders
    • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
    • Disc Disorders
    • Discitis
    • Discogenic Pain
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
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    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Kyphosis
    • Lordosis
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
    • Lumbar Herniated Disc
    • Lumbar Radiculopathy
    • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
    • Myelopathy
    • Myopathic Gait
    • Neck Pain
    • Neuralgia
    • Neuritis
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
    • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
    • Pelvic Pain
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculitis
    • Radiculopathy
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Segmental Vertebral Anomaly
    • Spinal Compression Fracture
    • Spinal Cord Disorders
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Instability
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondolthesis
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Spondylosis
    • Thoracic Disc Disorders
    • Vertebral Compression Fractures
    • Vertebral Fracture
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    Background Check for Dr. Lestini

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for North Carolina.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1983

    Internship Hospital

    George Washington University Med Center
    Complete in 1984

    Residency Hospital

    George Washington University Med Center
    Complete in 1988

    Fellowship Hospital

    Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Complete in 1989

    Undergraduate Schools

    Georgetown
    Graduated in 1979
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Lestini & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Lestini's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Lestini

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lestini to family and friends

    29 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Lestini's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    29 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    29 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    29 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 29 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Lestini
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    29 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    29 responses
    same as
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    29 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    29 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Triangle Spine and Back Care
    3320 Wake Forest Rd Suite 430
    Raleigh, NC 27609
    (919) 876-7676 (Office)
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