W. Kelton Vasileff

W. Kelton Vasileff, MD

  • Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine
  • Physician
4.8 out of 5
  • 259 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
  • 71 Patient Comments

Insurances We Accept

614-293-3600

About Me

As an orthopedic surgeon, I specialize in sports medicine and hip preservation. I think our field is very special because we’re able to use a combination of conservative and surgical treatments to help a variety of individuals return to certain activities or achieve specific goals.

I believe that helping patients return to a desired level of activity can help improve their lives and overall health. When we personalize a patient’s goals and collaboratively craft successful treatment strategies, our team develops a strong personal connection with the patient. In accomplishing this, we help patients lead full and engaged lives.

I enjoy working at The Ohio State University because we have the unique opportunity to combine clinical practice, community outreach, academic research goals and teaching skills.

When I’m not working, I enjoy spending time with my family and inventing new adventures with them. We love being outdoors and enjoy being a part of our community.
Highlights
  • Rated in the top 10 percent of physicians in the nation for patient satisfaction, 2018, 2019
  • Completed subspecialty training in both sports medicine and hip preservation surgery
  • Received award for best resident research
  • Helped care for many athletes, including the Detroit Lions, the Cleveland Browns, Lawrence Tech University teams and multiple high school teams
  • Community High School Team Physician
  • Co-lead, Sports Orthobiologics

Procedures and Conditions I Treat

  • Sports Medicine
  • Surgical Procedures, Operative
  • Athletic Injuries
  • Leg Injuries
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma
  • Hip Joint
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament
  • Psoas Muscles
  • Bone Anteversion
  • Knee Injuries
  • Orthopedics
  • Arthroscopy
  • Hip Injuries
  • Bone Retroversion

Locations Where I Practice

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Education and Training

Education History

Medical School

Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH
MD
8/1/2004 - 6/10/2008

Residency

Henry Ford Health Systems, Detroit, MI

6/1/2008 - 6/30/2013

Fellowship

Henry Ford Health Systems, Detroit, MI

8/1/2013 - 7/1/2014

Fellowship

University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH

1/1/2015 - 6/30/2015

Board Certification

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
7/27/2017

Academic Information

My Department

Orthopaedics

More About My Work

Reviews

The overall patient satisfaction rating is an average of all patient responses to the six doctor communication related questions shown below from the Clinician and Group Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems survey. For additional information about the patient satisfaction survey, please visit our Patient Satisfaction Survey page.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their view and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Ohio State Wexner Medical Center.

259 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

  • Overall
    4.8 out of 5
  • Explains Things Clearly
    4.7 out of 5
  • Listens Carefully
    4.8 out of 5
  • Gives Understandable Instructions
    4.7 out of 5
  • Knows My Medical History
    4.6 out of 5
  • Shows Respect
    4.8 out of 5
  • Time Spent Together
    4.7 out of 5
  • Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

    Had wonderful care.

  • Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

    He listened well, gave me great options.

  • Reviewed on Mar 06, 2020

    Dr. Vasileff took the time to listen to my issue and worked with me to plan how to solve my chronic pain!

  • Reviewed on Feb 25, 2020

    Super easy to talk to. Definitely concerned about listening and answering all questions.

  • Reviewed on Feb 25, 2020

    Seemed honest and approachable. Listened well; had suggestions for me.

  • Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

    Great care, very informative, good bed side manner.

  • Reviewed on Feb 19, 2020

    I appreciated that Dr. Vasileff was Frank about my situation on & my options (for care) available. I have a complicated history but he was thorough in reviewing it & addressed my concerns kindly & professionally.

  • Reviewed on Feb 16, 2020

    great

  • Reviewed on Jan 26, 2020

    Dr. V is an amazing surgeon - this was a follow up of operation 1 yr ago - no problems great outcome!

  • Reviewed on Jan 11, 2020

    Dr. Vasileff is excellent for setting expectations for treatment outcomes. Additionally, I appreciate the time he took to look at before and after x-rays to show the extent of the work done and how it would improve quality of life.

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Consulting and Related Relationships

At The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, we support a faculty member’s research and consulting in collaboration with medical device, research and/or drug companies because a faculty member’s expertise can guide important advancements in the practice of medicine and improve patient care. In order to provide effective management of these relationships, the University requires annual disclosures from all faculty members with external interests related to their University responsibilities.

As of 11/21/2019, Dr. Vasileff has reported relationships with the companies or entities listed below. If you have questions about the relationships listed below, please ask the faculty member. If you have questions about how these relationships are monitored by The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, please contact our Compliance Office.

  • Zimmer Biomet