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Dr. Anthony Avellino, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 52

Dr. Avellino

Dr. Anthony Avellino, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Peoria, IL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(309) 624-4000

Dr. Avellino accepts the following insurance:

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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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Dr. Avellino's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Anthony Avellino, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Peoria, IL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

University Of Washington School Of Medicine-Neurological Surgery
Residency Hospital
1988
Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Medical School
1988

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Dr. Anthony Avellino is the most amazing surgeon and physician that I may have ever met. He is so kind and caring. This man is brilliant. He did a surgery on my child in which he literally entered the spinal canal, and he was able to do the work that needed to be done, then close up the spinal...Read More
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Dr. Avellino is such a wise physician. Not only does he treat his patients with kindness and compassion, but he is an expert in his specialty. I am so fortunate to have found this physician as he has performed two successful surgeries on me over the years, both for intradmedullary spinal cord...Read More
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Dr. Avellino is arrogant, indifferent, unhelpful, and dismissive. Also, his staff provides unsafe and substandard medical care to the most vulnerable patients of the Illinois Neurological Institute
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