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George J. Kolettis, MD

About George J. Kolettis, MD

Dr. Kolettis specializes in sports medicine. He graduated from Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, with Highest Distinction and later attended the University of Chicago's Pritzker School of Medicine in Chicago, IL, where he earned his medical degree with honors.

He served his surgical internship in Boston, MA, at Harvard Medical School/Brigham and Women's Hospital. Also at Harvard Medical School, he completed a combined orthopaedic residency program and later a chief residency in orthopaedic surgery as an orthopaedic trauma service associate. Dr. Kolettis also received sports medicine fellowship training at Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.

For the past five years, Dr. Kolettis has been in private practice. He also continues to serve on the Medical/Scientific Advisory Committee of the Arthritis Foundation and is a Reviewer for the American Journal of Sports Medicine.

Articles Written by George J. Kolettis, MD

The Best Exercises for Low Back Pain

Most people know regular exercise will improve their appearance and general health, but few realize the positive effects that good physical conditioning can have on their low back pain. A spine expert discusses the types of exercises that can be beneficial and which ones to avoid.

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