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Dr. Mark Spencer Rekant, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1888 Marlton Pike East (route 70 East)
Cherry Hill, NJ
 

Dr. Mark Rekant's specialties are hand surgery, physical therapy, and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Rekant include forearm fracture, hand joint replacement, and elbow pain. His professional affiliations include Virtua Memorial, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, and Methodist Hospital. Before performing his residency at NYU Langone Medical Center, Dr. Rekant attended UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. Dr. Rekant has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and United Healthcare HSA, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is open to new patients.

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Clinical Interests: Forearm Fracture, Hand Joint Replacement, Elbow Pain, Humerus Fracture, Wrist Fracture, Sports ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 28
  • Uninsured Cost: $230
  • Medicare Cost: $66
Dr. Alan Sander Hilibrand, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
999 Route 73 North
Marlton, NJ
 

Dr. Alan Hilibrand works as a spine surgeon and orthopedist. Dr. Hilibrand's average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include laminectomy, spinal cord injuries, and knee replacement. His professional affiliations include Kennedy Health System and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Dr. Hilibrand honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Workers' Compensation, as well as other insurance carriers. He graduated from Yale School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Hilibrand trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Hilibrand include: Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs and Philadelphia Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , joint aspiration (arthrocentesis)

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

Dr. Arthur Robert Bartolozzi, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
1400 East Route 70; Aria 3b Orthopaedic Specialists
Cherry Hill, NJ
 

Dr. Arthur Bartolozzi's areas of specialization are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Clinical interests for Dr. Bartolozzi include psoriatic arthritis, shoulder tendonitis, and PCL injury. Dr. Bartolozzi's professional affiliations include Aria Health, Cooper University Health Care, and Lankenau Medical Center. His education and training includes medical school at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), School of Medicine and residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Patient ratings for Dr. Bartolozzi average 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Bartolozzi is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. He has received professional recognition including the following: Moyer Award; Recognized in Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs Issue; and Recognized by Best Doctors in America. Dr. Bartolozzi has an open panel.

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

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 151
  • Uninsured Cost: $328
  • Medicare Cost: $74
Dr. Orin Keith Atlas, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
201 Creek Crossing Boulevard
Hainsport, NJ
 

Dr. Orin Atlas is a physician who specializes in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is a graduate of UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Dr. Atlas's residency was performed at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Clinical interests for Dr. Atlas include spinal pain, spine microsurgery, and kyphoplasty (vertebral augmentation). The average patient rating for Dr. Atlas is 4.0 stars out of 5. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Coventry Health Care Plans, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is affiliated with Atlas Spine. Dr. Atlas has an open panel.

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Clinical Interests: Kyphoplasty, Radiculopathy, Cervical Radiculopathy, Spinal Pain, Spinal Instrumentation, Lower Back ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 16
  • Uninsured Cost: $432
  • Medicare Cost: $65
Dr. Peter Francis Deluca, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
999 Route 73 North
Marlton, NJ
 

Dr. Peter Deluca is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Clinical interests for Dr. Deluca include lower back strain, elbow pain, and shoulder tendonitis. His average rating from his patients is 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Deluca accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Workers' Compensation, and more. Dr. Deluca is a graduate of George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences and Georgetown University School of Medicine. He trained at Jefferson University Hospitals for his residency. He is affiliated with Jefferson Health and Methodist Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , joint aspiration (arthrocentesis)

All Interests: Elbow Pain, Ankle Sprain, Sports Health, Knee Fracture, ACL Injury, Knee Pain, Ankle Fracture, Neck ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 24
  • Uninsured Cost: $225
  • Medicare Cost: $74
Dr. James Arthur Sanfilippo Jr., MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
401 Young Avenue; Suite 245
Moorestown, NJ
 

Dr. James Sanfilippo is a spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist in Sewell, NJ, Moorestown, NJ, and Marlton, NJ. Clinical interests for Dr. Sanfilippo include forearm fracture, femur (thigh bone) fracture, and carpal tunnel surgery. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Kennedy Health System and Inspira Medical Center Vineland. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Aetna Medicare, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Sanfilippo's practice is open to new patients. Before completing his residency at Jefferson University Hospitals, Dr. Sanfilippo attended medical school at UMDNJ-School of Osteopathic Medicine and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School.

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Relevant Interests: , joint aspiration (arthrocentesis)

All Interests: Forearm Fracture, Femur Fracture, Elbow Pain, Humerus Fracture, Fibula Fracture, Ankle Sprain, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 57
  • Uninsured Cost: $223
  • Medicare Cost: $72
Dr. Theodore David Conliffe Jr., MD
Specializes in Physiatry
999 Route 73 North; Third Floor
Marlton, NJ
 

Dr. Theodore Conliffe is a medical specialist in physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation). The average patient rating for Dr. Conliffe is 3.5 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Conliffe include lower back strain, torticollis, and soft tissue injury. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Workers' Compensation, and more. Before performing his residency at Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital and Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Dr. Conliffe attended MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. His professional affiliations include Kennedy Health System, Virtua Voorhees Hospital, and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.

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Clinical Interests: Knee Pain, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Lower Back Pain, Fractures, Knee Problems, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 12
  • Uninsured Cost: $190
  • Medicare Cost: $68
Dr. James Joseph Purtill, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
999 Route 73
Marlton, NJ
 

Dr. James Purtill is an orthopedic reconstructive surgeon. Dr. Purtill's areas of expertise include the following: knee replacement, lower back strain, and torticollis. He is professionally affiliated with Virtua Voorhees Hospital and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Workers' Compensation. He attended Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College for medical school and subsequently trained at Jefferson University Hospitals for residency.

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Relevant Interests: , joint aspiration (arthrocentesis)

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

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 63
  • Uninsured Cost: $233
  • Medicare Cost: $76
Dr. Robert Martin Greenleaf, MD
Specializes in Spine Surgery, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
220 Gregory Court
Moorestown, NJ
 

Dr. Robert Greenleaf's medical specialty is spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. His clinical interests include spine microsurgery, disc surgery, and degenerative disc disease. Dr. Greenleaf's patients gave him an average rating of 5.0 out of 5 stars. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Viant, and more. After attending Drexel University College of Medicine and Weill Cornell Medical College for medical school, he completed his residency training at Allegheny General Hospital. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Kennedy Health System and Inspira Medical Center Vineland. Dr. Greenleaf is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , joint aspiration (arthrocentesis)

All Interests: Radiculopathy, Neck Pain, Scoliosis, Spinal Pain, Spinal Instrumentation, Lower Back Problems, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 65
  • Uninsured Cost: $243
  • Medicare Cost: $75
Dr. Richard John Daniels, MD
Specializes in Vascular & Interventional Radiology, Diagnostic Radiology
1295 Route 38 West
Hainesport, NJ
 

Dr. Richard Daniels' medical specialty is vascular & interventional radiology and diagnostic radiology. Dr. Daniels is a graduate of Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College and a graduate of Pennsylvania Hospital's residency program. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. He is professionally affiliated with South Jersey Radiology Associates (SJRA), Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus, and Cooper University Health Care. He is closed to new patients at this time.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 16
  • Uninsured Cost: $251
  • Medicare Cost: $47
Dr. Laura Ellen Ross-Adams, DO
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
300 Creek Crossing Boulevard; Suite 307
Hainesport, NJ
 

Dr. Laura Ross is an orthopedist and sports medicine specialist in Hainesport, NJ and Berlin, NJ. Dr. Ross's areas of expertise include the following: forearm fracture, hand joint replacement, and psoriatic arthritis. She is professionally affiliated with Kennedy Health System. Her education and training includes medical school at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), College of Osteopathic Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with UMDNJ-School of Osteopathic Medicine. Patient ratings for Dr. Ross average 2.0 stars out of 5. She takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Viant.

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Relevant Interests: , joint aspiration (arthrocentesis)

All Interests: Forearm Fracture, Psoriatic Arthritis, Femur Fracture, Humerus Fracture, Ankle Fusion, Fibula ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 102
  • Uninsured Cost: $167 - $195
  • Medicare Cost: $33 - $74
Dr. Scott Joseph Jarmain, MD
Specializes in Physiatry, Pain Medicine
4000 Church Road
Mt. Laurel, NJ
 

Dr. Scott Jarmain practices physiatry (physical medicine & rehabilitation) and pain medicine. Before completing his residency at Temple University Hospital, Dr. Jarmain attended medical school at American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine. His areas of expertise include pain management. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, CIGNA Plans, Aetna, and more. He is professionally affiliated with Kennedy Health System and Capital Health.

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Clinical Interests: Pain Management

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 27
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,000
  • Medicare Cost: $48 - $64
Dr. Paul Albert Marchetto, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
999 Route 73 North
Marlton, NJ
 

Dr. Paul Marchetto's specialties are orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. Before performing his residency at Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, Dr. Marchetto attended Autonomous University of Guadalajara Faculty of Medicine, UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, and the University of Guadalajara, University Center of Health Sciences for medical school. His areas of expertise include the following: lower back strain, torticollis, and elbow pain. He has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Workers' Compensation, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Marchetto's professional affiliations include Virtua Voorhees Hospital, Jefferson Health, and Methodist Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , joint aspiration (arthrocentesis)

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

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 32
  • Uninsured Cost: $247
  • Medicare Cost: $79
Dr. Thomas T Hanley, MD
Specializes in Family Medicine
409 Route 70 East; Penn Family Medicine at Cherry Hill
Cherry Hill, NJ
 

Dr. Thomas Hanley works as a family practitioner in Cherry Hill, NJ. His average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. These areas are among his clinical interests: post-polio syndrome (PPS), ankle sprain, and eczema. Dr. Hanley takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and HealthSmart, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at Virtua Voorhees, Dr. Hanley attended medical school at MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. He is professionally affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) and Virtua Voorhees Hospital.

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Clinical Interests: Ankle Sprain, Eczema, Diabetes Management, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Cellulitis, Cirrhosis, Electrolyte ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 13
  • Uninsured Cost: $210
  • Medicare Cost: $71
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Specializes in Adult Rheumatology
740 Marne Highway
Moorestown, NJ
 

Dr. Alicia Weeks works as a rheumatologist. Her areas of expertise include psoriatic arthritis, metabolic bone disease, and carpal tunnel surgery. She attended UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and then went on to complete her residency at Cooper University Hospital. Dr. Weeks has a 3.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Viant are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Weeks accepts.

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Relevant Interests: , joint aspiration (arthrocentesis)

All Interests: Psoriatic Arthritis, Elbow Pain, Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Bone Spurs, Neck Pain, Bursitis, Rheumatoid ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 186
  • Uninsured Cost: $116 - $163
  • Medicare Cost: $53 - $70
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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1004 Haddonfield Road
Cherry Hill, NJ
 

Dr. Enrico Marcelli's area of specialization is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Clinical interests for Dr. Marcelli include forearm fracture, femur (thigh bone) fracture, and carpal tunnel surgery. He is professionally affiliated with Kennedy Health System. He is a graduate of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and a graduate of Kennedy Memorial Hospitals-University Medical Center, Stratford's residency program. The average patient rating for Dr. Marcelli is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Marcelli honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Viant.

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Relevant Interests: , joint aspiration (arthrocentesis)

All Interests: Forearm Fracture, Femur Fracture, Elbow Pain, Humerus Fracture, Fibula Fracture, Ankle Sprain, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 153
  • Uninsured Cost: $171 - $218
  • Medicare Cost: $72

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What is a Joint Injection/Aspiration?

A joint is any area of the body where two bones connect. Due to injury or disease, the space between the two bones can sometimes become swollen and inflamed, which leads to pain and a loss of mobility. Injection and aspiration are two tools that physicians use to treat joint pain locally without needing to perform surgery.

Both injection and aspiration are techniques that involve inserting a needle connected to a syringe directly into the joint. Aspiration involves the removal of excess fluid, and injection is the placement of medication directly into the joint space via the needle. Both procedures may be performed at the same time. In both cases a local anesthetic may be used, the skin will be cleaned and disinfected, and then the needle will be inserted. In some cases, especially if the injection or aspiration is in a large and deep joint such as the hip or spine, ultrasound may be used to guide the needle to the exact location desired.

In some cases, irritation to the joint can cause fluid to build up so significantly that the joint hurts and can no longer move well. Aspiration removes some of the excess fluid and relieves the pressure. In addition, aspiration can be used to provide a sample of joint fluid if it needs to be examined microscopically for the presence of white blood cells, bacteria, or crystal formations.

Certain injuries and diseases that affect joints are inflammatory in nature, such as rheumatoid arthritis, tendonitis or gout. These diseases may be helped by the local injection of anti-inflammatory medications directly into the affected joint. In this case, corticosteroids such as methylprednisone are usually used. Relief from the pain may be felt right away and may last for weeks or even months.

In some cases, such as with osteoarthritis, the cartilage buffer between the two bones wears down and pain comes from bones rubbing against each other. In this case, injection of a lubricating agent such as hyaluronic acid may be beneficial. It provides a slippery cushion between the bones to relieve pain that can last for months.