Teresa Cappello, MD, FAAOS

Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation

Orthopaedic Surgery
Associate Professor

Languages Spoken


Clinical Expertise

Medical Education

Medical School
Georgetown University School of Medicine
Northwestern University McGaw Medical Center - Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Washington Seattle Children's Hospital - Orthopaedic Surgery: Pediatric Orthopaedics

Board Certification

Orthopedic Surgery
American Board of


  • AAOS Appropriate Use Criteria: Management of Pediatric Supracondylar Humerus Fractures With Vascular Injury Mooney, J. F., 3rd; Hosseinzadeh, P.; Oetgen, M.; Cappello, T., The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Imaging of the pediatric athlete: use and overuse Lomasney, L. M.; Lim-Dunham, J. E.; Cappello, T.; Annes, J., RADIOLOGIC CLINICS OF NORTH AMERICA
  • Ketorolac administration does not delay early fracture healing in a juvenile rat model: a pilot study Cappello, T.; Nuelle, J. A.; Katsantonis, N.; Nauer, R. K.; Lauing, K. L.; Jagodzinski, J. E.; Callaci, J. J., Journal of pediatric orthopedics
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  • Use of the StepWatch activity monitor for characterization of normal activity levels of children. Song, K. M.; Bjornson, K. F.; Cappello, T.; Coleman, K., Journal of pediatric orthopedics