Graduated with honors from Harvard University in 2000 where he was captain of the men’s track and field team. He then attended Washington University in St. Louis where he obtained his medical degree. He completed an orthopaedic surgery residency at the University of Missouri followed by a hand and upper extremity fellowship at the University of Oklahoma. Dr. Patillo has been practicing in Portland, OR since 2010.
His practice focuses on the treatment of both simple and complex hand and upper extremity conditions as well as general orthopaedic trauma. He is experienced with modern microsurgical techniques including nerve and vessel reconstruction. He appreciates the role of nonoperative treatment in appropriate cases, and encourages active patient participation in the decision making process.
Orginally from Salt Lake City, UT, Dr. Patillo divides his free time between his young family, fishing, slalom skiing and kiteboarding.