Dr. Julio Petilon, MD

Dr. Julio Petilon, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Julio Petilon, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic spine surgery.Read his story

3161 Howell Mill Rd NW Ste 400

Atlanta, GA 30327

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Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan

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No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Petilon's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Petilon treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 68% of his peers

Dr. Petilon treats this condition more than 68% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Low Back Pain
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Petilon treats Low Back Pain more than 61% of his peers

Dr. Petilon treats this condition more than 61% of his peers

Chronic Neck Pain
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Petilon treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 60% of his peers

Dr. Petilon treats this condition more than 60% of his peers

Dr. Petilon's conditions and procedures:

  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteopenia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

About Me

Dr. Petilon evaluates each patient individually with a comprehensive approach, offering both non-operative and surgical treatment plans to help alleviate acute and chronic pain, as well as associated neurological symptoms. When surgery is indicated, Dr. Petilon utilizes both open and the latest minimally invasive techniques to provide patients optimal results and recovery.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Education

Portsmouth Naval Hosp
Internship Hospital
2011
Norton Leatherman Spine Center
Fellowship Hospital
2009
Portsmouth Naval Hosp
Residency Hospital
2001
Tufts University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1995
Amherst College
Undergraduate School
2011
2009
2001
1995

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Petilon's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Petilon

4.6

Based on 57 reviews

5 Stars
84.21052631578948%
(48)
4 Stars
3.508771929824561%
(2)
3 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(3)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
7.017543859649122%
(4)

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I felt uncomfortable which is odd for me. I thought he would have answers for me but he had nothing to suggest he said if 2nd injection didn’t work then ( first one was great), oh well. I brought him 12 MRI/CT scans which he refused to look at. He then accused me of not having my last prescription...Read More
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Very pleasant office experience from beginning to end. Waiting room was nice and cozy with complimentary coffee. Dr Petilon was top notch! He was not rushed, and he took his time and listened and went over options that suited me. I did not have to wait at all to see him. He was very...Read More
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I dont think i would. He didnt even try to understand my condition. I have 3-5 disc herniations in my neck and back and he told me he didn't think anything was wrong??!!!....you don't think anything is wrong with herniated disc? Im at the wrong Dr. He wanted to set me up for visits and therapy so...Read More
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Everyone there was awesome Highly recommend
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He is very sweet,understanding and knowledgeable in what he does. The entire staff are absolutely wonderful an helpful. Can’t say enough about the service they provide.
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