Dr. Stathis Poulakidas, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Dr. Stathis Poulakidas serves as medical director to Fox Valley Developers and is a critical link to the health care community. Dr. Poulakidas is a renowned surgeon who performs 300 – 500 operations annually and serves as a director of burn and wound care for two hospitals.
Under his direction, two hospitals have substantially increased their capacity to treat burn and wound patients. Under Dr. Poulakidas’ supervision the Cook County Health System’s burn unit increased its capacity by 86% and the Order of St. Francis Healthcare in Rockford, IL, opened its burn unit.
With his direction and insight, an innovative, supportive, inclusive health care center has been proposed for Avalon Heights.
Dr. Poulakidas is also well known in the medical community given his role training nursing students, nurses, residents, medical students, PA’s, nurse practitioners and nurse practitioner students, along with active duty and reserve military personnel in burn, trauma, critical care, general surgery and medical management of patients.