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Qualifications and Experience
***Dr. Vitolo Specializes in Shoulder and Knee Procedures***
Backed by his team of qualified physician assistants and staff, Dr. John Vitolo is driven to see you the entire way though your treatment to a successful rehabilitation. This level of commitment is the product of Dr. Vitolo’s philosophy - that in order for you to achieve an optimal surgical outcome - you need the finest patient support and long-term care.
Specializing in injuries of the shoulder and knee, Dr. Vitolo approaches each patient uniquely, but with the same expectation for success many athletes look for in an orthopedist, namely, the restoration of the full range of motion, and the speedy return to an active lifestyle.
Dual Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine and Fellowship trained in surgery of the Shoulder and Knee, Dr. Vitolo has worked as team physician with the Boston Red Sox, New Jersey Cardinals, and currently with the Sussex Skyhawks. He also served as president of the YMCA.
Dr. Vitolo holds certifications from the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, and is a member of the prestigious American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Arthroscopy Association of North America, New Jersey Orthopedic Society, Sussex County Medical Society, and other professional societies.
Dr. Vitolo received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and his fellowship in sports medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center. Currently, Dr. Vitolo serves as assistant clinical professor at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. He has been in practice since 1985.
Dr. Vitolo lives in Sparta with his wife and family, where they enjoy spending time together.
Verified Patient Reviews
Conducted very professional between Dr. Vitolo and his PA. They were nice, helpful and informative. I couldn't have asked for the visit to go any better than it did. Highly recommended!
Thorough and complete assessment and information
He was great! Told me everything I needed to know and answered all my questions. Highly recommend.
Dr. Vitolo, Steve and the whole office are tremendous. Dr. Vitolo and Steve thoroughly examined me and thoughtfully explained my condition. The ailment I saw them for had been nagging me for weeks and I feared the worst. They quickly allayed my fears and prescribed a treatment program that I'm comfortable with. This is a top-notch organization that I wholeheartedly recommend.
Dr Vitolo was very comprehensive in helping me understand my situation and very patient when answering all of my questions.
He was very personable, and I appreciated his open manner. He made the visit comfortable as well as quick and to the point.
Pleasantly surprised. Wait times were quite reasonable. Moved from initial consultation to x-ray back to final diagnosis very smoothly. Everyone worked in a professional manner and staff was quite pleasant, smiles were abundant. The doctor had an excellent bedside manner and I never felt rushed. He made me feel important and explained my problem in plain English.
good and amenable staff