Orthopedic surgeon unloads in Vernon Hills

Medium 6a4eda9959f3e7ab6b5b9964a0fc9610 Dr. Matthew Aaron Bernstein and Ann D. Mary Bernstein sold a five-bedroom, 4.5-bath home at 1648 N. Cypress Pointe Dr. in Vernon Hills to Elaine and Thomas Brettmann for $778,500 on June 16.

The Bernsteins paid $675,000 for the property in Aug. 2002. The 4,532-square-foot house, which was built in 2001, is in the neighborhood of Cypress Pointe.

Dr. Bernstein is an orthopedic surgeon. He has been affiliated with Barrington Orthopedics Specialists in Elk Grove Village and Hoffman Estates.

After studying medicine and completing his residency at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, he completed his fellowship at the Thomas Jefferson University Jefferson Medical College.

There were 277 sales in Vernon Hills in 2008, with a median sales price of $298,000.

Address: 1648 North Cypress Pointe Drive
Buyer(s): Brettmann R Thomas and Brettmann T Elaine
Seller(s): Matthew A Bernstein and Ann D Mary Bernstein
Sale date: Jun. 16, 2009