Dr. Anthony Borrelli has lived in the Chicagoland area for almost 40 years after being born and raised in New Jersey. After having completed his medical and surgical training in the Chicagoland area, him and his wife are raising two daughters. Dr. Borrelli can also lay claim to having resided long enough in the Chicagoland area to experience four of the top five worst snow storms in Chicago history. He now considers himself as being a true mid westerner.
Dr. Borrelli graduated in the top 25% of his Medical School class, attained academic honors and was awarded the singular honor of Orthopedic Excellence given to the one graduating individual who has exhibited the highest proficiency in Podiatric Orthopedics. Dr. Borrelli completed four years of post graduate surgical training while serving as Senior Resident during two of those years. Immediately after completion of his Residency, Dr. Borrelli served as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery of the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine. In 1988 he returned to the area to begin full time clinical practice with the Weil Foot and Ankle Institute. Dr. Borrelli has lectured throughout the United States and Great Britain and has published widely in the Medical Literature. As his philosophy Dr. Borrelli believes in well informed patients who can partner in their care to provide the best outcomes.
Outside of treating patients in the office setting, Dr. Borrelli values a continuation of helping others in his community. He has served, by Mayoral appointment, as a Trustee of the City of Park Ridge Library Board and has twice won election to the local District 64 Board of Education where he has served as President of the Board for two terms. Dr. Borrelli led a local committee to raise community awareness and funding to rescue a historic Depression era Mural from neglect. Now restored, this Mural is exhibited in the Park Ridge Public Library. He is actively engaged with both daughters’ activities whether it is with the Local Indian Scout organization, local soccer and dance teams, musical recitals or academic endeavors.