Van Stamos, MD, was named chief medical officer of Des Plaines-based Illinois Bone and Joint Institute, according to an Oct. 28 announcement in the Daily Herald.
Dr. Stamos joined IBJI in 2002 and specializes in adult hip and knee reconstruction and replacement. He held other leadership positions at the practice during his time at IBJI.
In his new role, he will formulate strategic planning, quality and safety and serve as the lead orthopedic liaison with payer markets.
"The evolution of IBJI over the past 25 years has been incredible to witness," Dr. Stamos said in the announcement. "Despite our substantial growth, IBJI's focus continues to be in delivering outstanding care for patients with musculoskeletal disease in a private practice model that allows for a 'personal touch.' …I am optimistic and excited for IBJI's future and its ability to continue to innovate in providing exceptional care for our patients."