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Dr. Charles Lenwood Nelson, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1 Cathcart; 800 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Charles Nelson specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Nelson has indicated that his clinical interests include knee problems, hip arthroscopy, and partial knee replacement. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. Before performing his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Nelson attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Dr. Nelson takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Nelson include: Recognized in Philadelphia Magazine 's Top Docs issue and Recognized by Best Doctors in America - 2013-2014.

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Relevant Interests: , partial knee replacement, total knee replacement

All Interests: Total Hip Replacement, Partial Knee Replacement, Total Knee Replacement, Knee Problems, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 43
  • Uninsured Cost: $7,665
  • Medicare Cost: $1,838
Dr. Fotios Paul Tjoumakaris, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
 

Dr. Fotios Tjoumakaris specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Dr. Tjoumakaris's clinical interests include lower back strain, torticollis, and elbow pain. He honors Aetna, Aetna Bronze, Aetna HSA, and more. He attended UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and subsequently trained at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania for residency. Dr. Tjoumakaris is conversant in Greek. He is professionally affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Methodist Hospital. He has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , knee replacement

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Sports Health, ACL Injury, Knee Pain, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Elbow Problems, Shoulder ... (Read more)

Dr. Alan Sander Hilibrand, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
925 Chestnut Street; 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Alan Hilibrand works as a spine surgeon and orthopedist. He graduated from Yale School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan. Dr. Hilibrand's areas of expertise include laminectomy, spinal cord injuries, and knee replacement. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Hilibrand is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Workers' Compensation, in addition to other insurance carriers. His distinctions include: Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs and Philadelphia Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with Kennedy Health System and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , knee replacement

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Knee Pain, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Shoulder Pain, Scoliosis, Fractures, Lower Back ... (Read more)

Dr. Alexander Richard Vaccaro, PhD, MD, DO
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
925 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Alexander Vaccaro is a physician who specializes in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. His education and training includes medical school at George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and Georgetown University School of Medicine and residency at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and Jefferson University Hospitals. His areas of expertise include the following: hip replacement, laminectomy, and spinal cord injuries. The average patient rating for Dr. Vaccaro is 4.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Coventry, Aetna HSA, Coventry HSA, and more. He has received professional recognition including the following: Philadelphia Super Doctors and Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014,2013,2012,2011,2010. Dr. Vaccaro's professional affiliations include Kennedy Health System, Virtua Voorhees Hospital, and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , knee replacement

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Knee Pain, Achilles Tendon Problems, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Shoulder Pain, Scoliosis, ... (Read more)

Dr. Asif M Ilyas, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
925 Chestnut Street; Fifth Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Asif Ilyas' areas of specialization are hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery; he sees patients in Bryn Mawr, PA, Philadelphia, PA, and King of Prussia, PA. His average rating from his patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Ilyas include lower back strain, torticollis, and elbow pain. Dr. Ilyas is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Bryn Mawr Hospital, and Methodist Hospital. Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ilyas honors. He is accepting new patients. Dr. Ilyas graduated from MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. His medical residency was performed at Temple University Hospital. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society; Main Line Magazine's Top Docs; and Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs.

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Relevant Interests: , knee replacement

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Knee Pain, Dupuytren's Contracture, Bursitis, Shoulder Pain, Fractures, Lower Back ... (Read more)

Dr. William James Hozack, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
925 Chestnut Street; Floor 5
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. William Hozack's medical specialty is adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. He is a graduate of McGill University Faculty of Medicine and a graduate of Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania's residency program. These areas are among his clinical interests: knee replacement, osteomyelitis, and joint aspiration (arthrocentesis). Patient ratings for Dr. Hozack average 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Hozack takes Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Hozack include: Philadelphia Super Doctors and Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014,2013,2012,2011,2010. He is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Bryn Mawr Hospital. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , knee replacement

All Interests: ACL Injury, Knee Pain, Bursitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Fractures, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 92
  • Uninsured Cost: $7,033
  • Medicare Cost: $1,769
Dr. Carl A Deirmengian, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
925 Chestnut Street; Floor 5
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Carl Deirmengian is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Deirmengian include knee replacement, osteomyelitis, and ACL injury. Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Deirmengian honors. He attended Harvard Medical School and then went on to complete his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Lankenau Medical Center. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Deirmengian's office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , knee replacement

All Interests: ACL Injury, Knee Pain, Bursitis, Biopsy, Fractures, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Surgical ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 107
  • Uninsured Cost: $6,450
  • Medicare Cost: $1,692
Dr. Jess Hanley Lonner, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
925 Chestnut Street; Floor 5
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Jess Lonner's specialty is adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. These areas are among his clinical interests: knee replacement, lower back strain, and torticollis. His professional affiliations include Kennedy Health System, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, and Bryn Mawr Hospital. After attending Boston University School of Medicine, Dr. Lonner completed his residency training at NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Lonner honors. Dr. Lonner has an open panel.

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Relevant Interests: , knee replacement

All Interests: Elbow Pain, ACL Injury, Knee Pain, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Shoulder Pain, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 117
  • Uninsured Cost: $6,503
  • Medicare Cost: $1,676
Dr. Gerald Ross Williams Jr., MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
925 Chestnut Street; Fifth Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Gerald Williams practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Before completing his residency at the University of North Texas Health Science Center and a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas, Dr. Williams attended medical school at Temple University School of Medicine. His clinical interests include knee replacement, lower back strain, and torticollis. Dr. Williams is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Williams honors. He has received the following distinctions: Philadelphia Super Doctors and Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014,2013,2012,2011,2010. He is professionally affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Bryn Mawr Hospital, and Methodist Hospital. He welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , knee replacement

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Knee Pain, Shoulder Dislocation, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Shoulder Pain, Fractures, Knee ... (Read more)

Dr. Arthur Robert Bartolozzi, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
601 Walnut Street; Suite L50
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Arthur Bartolozzi is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine specialist. His clinical interests include psoriatic arthritis, shoulder tendonitis, and PCL injury. Dr. Bartolozzi is professionally affiliated with Aria Health, Cooper University Health Care, and Lankenau Medical Center. He attended the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Bartolozzi takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. His practice is open to new patients.

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Clinical Interests: Psoriatic Arthritis, Sports Health, Shoulder Fracture, Knee Fracture, Shoulder Dislocation, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 31
  • Uninsured Cost: $10,316
  • Medicare Cost: $1,970
Dr. Robert Winston Frederick, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
925 Chestnut Street; 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Robert Frederick is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine specialist. Patient ratings for Dr. Frederick average 4.0 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Frederick include meniscus repair, lower back strain, and torticollis. He is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Riddle Hospital, and Nazareth Hospital. Dr. Frederick honors Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He is accepting new patients. He graduated from Rush Medical College and then he performed his residency at the University Hospitals, Cleveland.

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Relevant Interests: , knee replacement

All Interests: Meniscus Repair, Elbow Pain, Sports Health, ACL Injury, Knee Pain, Shoulder Dislocation, Neck Pain, ... (Read more)

Dr. Mark L Y Wang, PhD, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
833 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Mark Wang specializes in hand surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. His areas of expertise include the following: lower back strain, torticollis, and elbow pain. Patient ratings for Dr. Wang average 4.5 stars out of 5. He honors Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), Dr. Wang attended Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College for medical school. His professional affiliations include Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Phoenixville Hospital, and Bryn Mawr Hospital. His practice is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , knee replacement

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Knee Pain, Dupuytren's Contracture, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Shoulder Pain, Fractures, ... (Read more)

Dr. Marc Ira Harwood, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine, Sports Medicine
1500 Columbus Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Marc Harwood practices family medicine and sports medicine in King of Prussia, PA, Bryn Mawr, PA, and Philadelphia, PA. His areas of expertise include the following: lower back strain, torticollis, and cystocele (bladder prolapse). He is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Bryn Mawr Hospital. Dr. Harwood honors United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Navigate, Coventry, and more. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. Before completing his residency at Jefferson University Hospitals, Dr. Harwood attended medical school at Temple University School of Medicine. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Harwood include: Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014,2013,2012,2011 and Philadelphia Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , knee replacement

All Interests: Depression, Cystocele, Elbow Pain, Sports Health, ACL Injury, Knee Pain, Neck Pain, Bursitis, ... (Read more)

Dr. Eric Brandon Smith, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
925 Chestnut Street; Fifth Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Eric Smith practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Smith's areas of expertise include knee replacement, lower back strain, and torticollis. He is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Riddle Hospital. Dr. Smith is in-network for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. He welcomes new patients. He is a graduate of Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College. Dr. Smith trained at Jefferson University Hospitals for residency. He has received professional recognition including the following: Philadelphia Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , knee replacement

All Interests: Elbow Pain, ACL Injury, Knee Pain, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Shoulder Pain, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 73
  • Uninsured Cost: $7,052
  • Medicare Cost: $1,759
Dr. Neil Perry Sheth, BS, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
800 Spruce Street; 1 Cathcart
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Neil Sheth's medical specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. His areas of expertise include knee arthritis, revision hip arthroplasty, and patellofemoral replacement. Dr. Sheth honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Albany Medical College. He trained at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania for residency. Dr. Sheth (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: French, Gujarati, and Hindi. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Philadelphia VA Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , partial knee replacement, patellofemoral replacement, minimally invasive knee replacement, total knee replacement

All Interests: Knee Arthritis, Patellofemoral Replacement, Revision Arthroplasty, Revision Hip Arthroplasty, ... (Read more)

Dr. Richard Harrison Rothman, PhD, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
925 Chestnut Street; 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA
 

Dr. Richard Rothman is a physician who specializes in adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. He is rated 3.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Rothman's areas of expertise include the following: knee replacement, osteomyelitis, and joint aspiration (arthrocentesis). He is an in-network provider for Coventry, Aetna HSA, and Coventry HSA, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Jefferson University Hospitals and a hospital affiliated with Jefferson Medical College for residency. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include Philadelphia Super Doctors and Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs. Dr. Rothman is affiliated with Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Bryn Mawr Hospital. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , knee replacement

All Interests: ACL Injury, Knee Pain, Bursitis, Biopsy, Fractures, Knee Problems, Arthroscopic Surgery, Surgical ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 88
  • Uninsured Cost: $7,797
  • Medicare Cost: $1,870

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What is Knee Replacement Surgery?

Knee replacement is a surgical procedure to replace parts of the knee joint that are damaged. It is most often done to treat arthritis, a common condition that causes stiffness and pain in the joints. Knee replacement is used only if other, less invasive treatments have not worked.

A knee replacement may be partial, involving only the damaged areas, or it may include the entire joint. During surgery, the cartilage, a smooth and tough piece of tissue that lines the ends of bones, is removed. The ends of the femur (thigh bone), tibia (lower leg bone), and, sometimes, patella (kneecap) are smoothed out and replaced with metal parts. The cartilage is then replaced with a plastic disc that the metal can glide across when moving. This removes any rough or grinding surfaces within the knee that may have been causing pain.

Surgery can be performed by a large incision along the knee or through tiny incisions with small tools and an arthroscope, a small lighted tube with a camera. The procedure takes one to two hours, and you will stay in the hospital for a few days following surgery as you heal and learn to use your new knee. Physical therapy can help you move correctly and prevent stiffness. Generally, you will be able to return to normal activity within a few weeks, but you may be asked to stop participating in high-impact activities, like football or running, which could injure your new knee.