Thomas John Perlewitz, MD - Spine Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery - Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare

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Thomas John Perlewitz

Thomas John Perlewitz, MD

Specialties: Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedics, Spine
"I thrive on the challenge of evaluating, diagnosing, and treating complex spinal conditions. I will formulate a conservative treatment plan to resolve symptoms, and if necessary, perform delicate, meticulous, state-of-the-art surgical techniques."
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Accepting new patients.


Clinical Interests

  • Spine Interventional Procedures
  • Back Surgery
  • Neck Pain
  • Spine Care/Disorders


  • English


  • All Saints
  • St. Francis
  • Elmbrook Memorial
  • Midwest Orthopedic Specialty Hospital
  • Franklin


  • Medical School
    1998 Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Residency
    2003 Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals
  • Fellowship
    2004 Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Surgery Program-Spinal Surgery, Boston, Massachusetts


  • Orthopedic Surgery

Additional Practice Notes

Dr. Perlewitz utilizes the training he obtained during his fellowship with Harvard University to provide cutting edge care in spinal surgery. He strives to improve the quality of life for his patients and understands success can be accomplished using both surgical and non-surgical means. Dr. Perlewitz is a very family focused man and gives the same level of care to each of his patients as if you were a member of his own family. Dr. Perlewitz was recognized as one of The Business Journal of Milwaukee's Best Doctors for 2011.