Dr. Francesco Vetri, MD

Dr. Francesco Vetri, MD

Anesthesiology  ·  
Dr. Francesco Vetri, MD is an anesthesiology specialist in Decatur, IL. He graduated from University Of Illinois and specializes in anesthesiology and pain medicine.Read his story

304 W Hay St Ste 213

Decatur, IL 62526

Contact Information

(217) 876-6640

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana

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Dr. Vetri's Experience

Dr. Vetri's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Anesthesiology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Vetri's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Vetri "Dr. Francesco Vetri is a highly skilled interventional pain physician and a board-certified anesthesiologist. He received his medical degree with magna cum laude and PhD in Neuroscience with the highest distinction from the University of Pisa in Italy. He completed his residency program in Anesthesiology and fellowship in Interventional Pain Management at the University of Illinois at Chicago. He was elected Chief Fellow acknowledging his excellence in clinical care and he received acclaimed awards from the International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS) and from the Society for Neurosciences in Anesthesia and Critical Care (SNACC) for his clinical research. Prior to his interventional pain management and anesthesia training, he completed a post-doctoral research fellowship program in Neuroscience at the Neuroanesthesia Laboratory at University of Illinois at Chicago. He has authored 15 peer-reviewed scientific articles in prestigious high impact journals and received independent founding from Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation for his groundbreaking research on novel molecular targets involved in cerebral vascular regulation in diabetes. He has presented his top-notch research at numerous international scientific meetings. His current clinical research interests span from the use of lidocaine as an anti-tumor agent to neuromodulation therapy as well as spinal imaging techniques and various pain syndromes. He joined Dr. Ramsin Benyamin and Dr. Ricardo Vallejo at the internationally acclaimed Millennium Pain Center to cultivate his passion for pioneering clinical research and excellence in patient care. "I am truly blessed to be working in an internationally renowned pain management practice, where exceptional patient care is so uniquely combined with exceptional clinical and basic research" said Dr.Vetri. Dr. Vetri is an expert in interventional pain management techniques including Spinal Cord Stimulation, Ultrasound-guided interventions, Vertebral Augmentation techniques, and Intrathecal Drug Delivery Systems, among others. His clinical interests include management of chronic pain conditions such as atypical face pain, neuropathic pain, complex regional pain syndrome, spinal stenosis, failed back surgery syndrome as well as refractory cancer, abdominal and pelvic pain. Dr. Vetri serves as active member of the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA), American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP), and American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA). He is also served as invited speaker for international conferences. Dr. Vetri is a reviewer for numerous scientific journals and an invited editor of Anesthesiology – Open Journal. Dr. Vetri believes that a compassionate care is the center and at the same time the motor for innovation in clinical research. His ultimate goal is to provide comprehensive, high-quality care focusing on improvement of function and quality of life of his patients. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Vetri "To improve the quality of the lives of individuals with chronic and cancer pain, utilizing compassion and advanced interventional pain management techniques. We offer a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary approach to diagnosing and treating pain."

2  Specialties

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Vetri does not have any board certifications listed.

12  Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis

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.


  • University Of Illinois
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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