Pediatric Orthopaedics
Teresa Cappello, MD directs the Division of Pediatric Orthopaedics in both clinical and research activities. Dr. Cappello completed her Orthopaedic Residency at the Northwestern University Medical Center and completed her Pediatric Fellowship at the University of Washington School of Medicine, Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center.

Haluk Altiok, MD joined the department in 2013. He completed his Orthopaedic Residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center and completed Pediatric Fellowships at the Childrens Healthcare of Atlanta Scottish Rite Hospital and the Shriners Hospital for Children.

Resident education is provided by an exposure to a variety of pediatric disorders and by understanding the presentation, physical exam, and natural history associated with each condition. Proper surgical and non-surgical indications are stressed during weekly reviews of all cases, outpatient clinical teaching, and case presentations.