Sports Medicine Specialist Joins Mercy Health's Orthopaedics Dream Team

(CINCINNATI; February 6, 2015) – Mercy Health – Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that sports medicine specialist Brandon Kakos, MD has joined Mercy Health Physicians’ Dream Team of orthopaedic specialists.

Dr. Kakos practices from Mercy Health – Wellington Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine, Eastgate, located at 4440 Glen Este Withamsville Road, Suite 500 in Cincinnati, ZIP 45245-1318.

“Mercy Health’s values, especially those of compassion, excellence, service and human dignity, resonate with me and led me to choose Mercy Health Physicians as the group with which I want to practice medicine,” said Dr. Kakos. ”I look forward to helping my patients with their sports medicine needs so that they can get back to doing the activities they enjoy.”

Board certified in Sports Medicine, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, Dr. Kakos completed his residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at The Ohio State University Medical Center/Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. While there, he was inducted into the Gold Humanism Honor Society, which recognizes medical students, residents and faculty who practice patient-centered care by modeling the qualities of integrity, excellence, compassion, altruism, respect and empathy. Dr. Kakos completed his Fellowship in Sports Medicine at TriHealth Primary Care. He earned his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, Michigan. 

Dr. Kakos began seeing patients last year at Wellington Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine, Eastgate. To make an appointment with Dr. Kakos or to find out more about his practice, please call 513-981-6784.

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