Dr. Pietro Tonino, MD

Dr. Pietro Tonino, MD

Orthopedic Sports Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
Dr. Pietro Tonino, MD is an orthopedic sports medicine surgery specialist in Maywood, IL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in orthopedic sports medicine, sports medicine, and more.Read his story

2160 S 1st Ave

Maywood, IL 60153

Contact Information

(708) 216-3280

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • HealthLink
  • HFN
  • Humana
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Top Care Areas

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Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 91% of peers
Knee Disorders
more than 89% of peers
Joint Pain
more than 88% of peers

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Dr. Tonino's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Tonino "Dr. Tonino is Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Director of the Sports Medicine Program at Loyola University Medical Center. He is a graduate of Northwestern University, Evanston, IL He completed a residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Northwestern University, Chicago, IL and a Sports Medicine Fellowship at the Kerlan Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles, California. He received a MBA degree from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University. He was certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic in 1989. He is a member of the AANA (Arthroscopy Association of North America), AOSSM(American Orthopaedic Society of Sportsmedicine), AAOS(American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons), AOA(American Orthopaedic Association) and the American Society of Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons. He has served on the International Committee of the AAOS and is the Chairman of the International Committee of AANA. He is active in the care of athletes at all levels, and has published on athletic injuries of the shoulder and knee. He also serves as head team physician to Lewis University and Loyola University and has served as team physician for USA hockey and the USA Ski Team. Dr. Tonino has been involved in international orthopaedic education since 2001, including an AAOS/VOA (Vietnamese Orthopaedic Association) course in Vietnam for the past 6 years, teaching arthroscopy to Vietnamese orthopaedic surgeons."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tonino "The Musculoskeletal Care Center of Loyola University Health System (Loyola) was structured specifically to care for this complex system - the very framework of the human body. We are comprised of professionals, each one specializing in a particular musculoskeletal component of the human structure, together interconnected to treat the entire realm of complexities. As a patient in our care, you have access to our entire network of physicians, surgeons, therapists, nurses and supporting health-care staff members. Treatment is available at a variety of different locations in Chicago and the western suburbs, all accessible by public transportation. Reinforcing your decision to obtain treatment at Loyola is a health-care organization rich in knowledge, dedicated to educating patients and future health-care leaders, committed to sharing new techniques and new solutions with you. Providing your treatment are professionals concerned not only about your physical condition, but also your spirit."
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3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

22  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Industrial Injury
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Sprain
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Meniscus Injuries
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Northwestern University The Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • K Jobe Orth Clin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tonino has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tonino's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tonino to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
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  • 1

Dr. Tonino's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I cant say enough about the excellent care I received from Dr. Tonino. He was willing to fix another Dr.s work and do the second surgery needed. He paid close attention and noticed right away when I needed a third shoulder surgery. My shoulder and neck were really damaged. I would not have had as...more
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Dr. Tonino is a wonderful Doctor!! He made me feel at ease about my knee surgery and he did an excellent job. His staff and office are very organized and accommodating. While they are VERY busy, I felt that I was in good hands. Thank you!
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