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Dr. Craig Lane Israelite, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1865 Route 70 East; 2nd Floor
Cherry Hill, NJ
 

Dr. Craig Israelite is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Before performing his residency at Hahnemann University Hospital, Dr. Israelite attended MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. These areas are among Dr. Israelite's clinical interests: knee arthritis, femur (thigh bone) fracture, and psoriatic arthritis. The average patient rating for Dr. Israelite is 3.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. His distinctions include: Philadelphia Super Doctors and Recognized in Philadelphia Magazine 's Top Docs issue in 2002, and 2010 - 2016. Dr. Israelite's hospital/clinic affiliations include Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Clinical Interests: Knee Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Femur Fracture, Knee Fracture, Hip Pain, Knee Pain, Bursitis, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 24
  • Uninsured Cost: $6,350
  • Medicare Cost: $1,589
Dr. Merrick J Wetzler, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
Advocare South Jersey Orthopedic Associates; Centennial Medical Center
Voorhees, NJ
 

Dr. Merrick Wetzler is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine specialist in Voorhees, NJ and Turnersville, NJ. Patient reviews placed Dr. Wetzler at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: forearm fracture, hand joint replacement, and femur (thigh bone) fracture. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Viant, in addition to other insurance carriers. After attending Temple University School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at Boston Medical Center. Dr. Wetzler speaks Spanish. He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

All Interests: Forearm Fracture, Femur Fracture, Hand Joint Replacement, Elbow Pain, Humerus Fracture, Fibula ... (Read more)

Dr. Eric Lynn Hume, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
1865 Route 70 East; 2nd Floor
Cherry Hill, NJ
 

Dr. Eric Hume specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is a graduate of SUNY Upstate Medical University. He trained at Jefferson University Hospitals for residency. These areas are among Dr. Hume's clinical interests: knee arthritis, total hip replacement, and psoriatic arthritis. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. Dr. Hume has received the following distinctions: Philadelphia Super Doctors and Recognized by America's Top Doctors, 2012-14. 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: , total hip replacement

All Interests: Knee Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Total Hip Replacement, Partial Knee ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
109 East Laurel Road, Suite 1; Suite 1
Stratford, NJ
 

Dr. Robert Ponzio's specialty is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. His average rating from his patients is 3.5 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include forearm fracture, hand joint replacement, and psoriatic arthritis. Dr. Ponzio accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Viant, as well as other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at Kennedy Memorial Hospitals-University Medical Center, Stratford, Dr. Ponzio attended medical school at UMDNJ-School of Osteopathic Medicine. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Kennedy Health System, Inspira Medical Center Vineland, and Cooper University Health Care. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

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

Dr. David George Nazarian, MD
Specializes in Adult Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
1865 Route 70 East; 2nd Floor
Cherry Hill, NJ
 

Dr. David Nazarian practices adult orthopedic reconstructive surgery. Dr. Nazarian's areas of expertise include the following: bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery, bursitis, and joint injections. He is rated 4.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. Dr. Nazarian graduated from Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons. His training includes a residency program at Columbia University Medical Center. His distinctions include: Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2007-2008, 2009-2010, 2013-2014; Recognized in Philadelphia Magazine 's Top Docs issue; and Philadelphia Super Doctors. Dr. Nazarian is affiliated with Pennsylvania Hospital, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive hip replacement

All Interests: Knee Fracture, Bursitis, Revision Hip Arthroplasty, Knee Revision, Knee Problems, Joint Aspiration, ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 100
  • Uninsured Cost: $7,112
  • Medicare Cost: $1,685
Dr. Brian Kirk Zell, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
900 Centennial Boulevard; Building 2, Suite 203
Voorhees, NJ
 

Dr. Brian Zell practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery in Marlton, NJ, Voorhees, NJ, and Camden, NJ. He attended Georgetown University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases for residency. Clinical interests for Dr. Zell include forearm fracture, femur (thigh bone) fracture, and carpal tunnel surgery. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Zell accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, as well as other insurance carriers. He is affiliated with Cooper University Health Care. He is not currently accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

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

Dr. Laura Ellen Ross-Adams, DO
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
175 Berlin Cross Keys Road; Suite 205
Berlin, NJ
 

Dr. Laura Ross, who practices in Hainesport, NJ and Berlin, NJ, is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. She attended Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), College of Osteopathic Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with UMDNJ-School of Osteopathic Medicine for residency. Her areas of expertise include forearm fracture, hand joint replacement, and psoriatic arthritis. Dr. Ross has received a 2.0 out of 5 star rating by her patients. She honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Viant, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Ross is affiliated with Kennedy Health System.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

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

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
20 Fairway Drive
Voorhees, NJ
 

Dr. Todd Lipschultz practices orthopedics/orthopedic surgery in Woodbury, NJ, Voorhees, NJ, and Marlton, NJ. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 out of 5 stars. Clinical interests for Dr. Lipschultz include forearm fracture, femur (thigh bone) fracture, and carpal tunnel surgery. He is professionally affiliated with Kennedy Health System. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Viant, as well as other insurance carriers. He has an open panel. Dr. Lipschultz obtained his medical school training at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and performed his residency at The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

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

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
Advocare South Jersey Orthopedic Associates; Centennial Medical Center
Voorhees, NJ
 

Dr. Thomas O'Dowd works as an orthopedic surgeon. His areas of expertise include forearm fracture, femur (thigh bone) fracture, and ankle fusion. Dr. O'Dowd accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Viant, in addition to other insurance carriers. He studied medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College. For his residency, Dr. O'Dowd trained at a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

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

2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 15
  • Uninsured Cost: $4,567
  • Medicare Cost: $884
Dr. Craig H Rosen, MD
Specializes in Other, Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
525 Route 73 South
Marlton, NJ
 

Dr. Craig Rosen is an orthopedic surgeon in Woodbury, NJ, Deptford, NJ, and Marlton, NJ. These areas are among Dr. Rosen's clinical interests: forearm fracture, femur (thigh bone) fracture, and general orthopedics. His average patient rating is 2.5 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Viant, as well as other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases and The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, Dr. Rosen attended medical school at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Kennedy Health System and Inspira Medical Center Woodbury. Dr. Rosen is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

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

Dr. Jeffrey Barrett Daniels, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
Advocare South Jersey Orthopedic Associates; Centennial Medical Center
Voorhees, NJ
 

Dr. Jeffrey Daniels is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist in Voorhees, NJ and Turnersville, NJ. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Areas of expertise for Dr. Daniels include forearm fracture, femur (thigh bone) fracture, and carpal tunnel surgery. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Viant, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Daniels completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with West Virginia University.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement

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

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2201 Chapel Avenue W
Cherry Hill, NJ
 

Dr. Steven Kahn's area of specialization is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. These areas are among his clinical interests: forearm fracture, hand joint replacement, and psoriatic arthritis. Dr. Kahn is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, TRICARE, and more. Dr. Kahn attended Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine for residency. He is affiliated with Kennedy Health System.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement, minimally invasive hip replacement

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

Dr. Stephen Marc Horowitz, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
750 Route 73 S; Suite 207
Marlton, NJ
 

Dr. Stephen Horowitz is a medical specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. His areas of expertise include forearm fracture, psoriatic arthritis, and hand joint replacement. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and Medicare Supplement (Medigap), in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University, Dr. Horowitz attended medical school at New York Medical College.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement, minimally invasive hip replacement

All Interests: Forearm Fracture, Psoriatic Arthritis, Femur Fracture, Hand Joint Replacement, Humerus Fracture, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
403 Commerce Lane
West Berlin, NJ
 

Dr. Roy Friedenthal is an orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist in Hammonton, NJ and West Berlin, NJ. Dr. Friedenthal's areas of expertise include the following: forearm fracture, psoriatic arthritis, and femur (thigh bone) fracture. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Independence Blue Cross, Aetna, and more. He obtained his medical school training at New York Medical College and performed his residency at Montefiore Medical Center. He is professionally affiliated with Virtua Voorhees Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , minimally invasive hip replacement

All Interests: Forearm Fracture, Psoriatic Arthritis, Femur Fracture, Hand Joint Replacement, Elbow Pain, Humerus ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery
2201 West Chapel Avenue
Cherry Hill, NJ
 

Dr. Barry Gleimer's area of specialization is orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Patient ratings for Dr. Gleimer average 3.5 stars out of 5. His clinical interests include forearm fracture, hand joint replacement, and psoriatic arthritis. Dr. Gleimer takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Gleimer attended A.T. Still University, Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Kennedy Memorial Hospitals-University Medical Center, Stratford. He is affiliated with Kennedy Health System.

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Relevant Interests: , hip replacement, minimally invasive hip replacement

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

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What is Hip Replacement Surgery?

Hip replacement is a surgical procedure to replace parts of the hip joint that are damaged by disease or injury. It is most often done to treat arthritis, a common condition that causes stiffness and pain in the joints. Surgery is used only after other, less invasive treatments have failed to work.

The type of hip replacement you receive is based on your age and the extent of damage to your hip. The hip joint has two parts: the femoral head, or hip ball, and the acetabulum, or hip socket. The hip ball is located on the upper end of the femur (thigh bone), and the hip socket is part of the pelvis. Depending on whether one or both parts require replacement, you may need one of the following procedures:

  • Partial hip replacement, which is generally recommended in the case of hip fractures or other hip injuries. If you are having a partial hip replacement, only the hip ball will be replaced.
  • Total hip replacement, which is often used to treat the hip joint when it has become damaged due to arthritis. Both the hip socket and hip ball are replaced.
  • Hip resurfacing, which is usually performed for younger patients. A hip resurfacing procedure reshapes the hip ball and only replaces its surface. This preserves more bone and makes future surgeries easier. If you are having a partial hip resurfacing, only the hip ball is resurfaced and replaced. If you are having a total hip resurfacing, the hip socket will be replaced as well.

During hip replacement surgery, an incision is made along the side of the hip. The surgeon may access the joint directly through this incision, or by using small tools and a lighted tube called an arthroscope to see and treat the joint. The diseased tissue is removed, and the bones are smoothed out and fitted with metal ends. The metal pieces may be cemented in place, or they may have a porous structure that encourages bone to grow into them and hold them securely. A smooth plastic cushion is placed between the two bones to replace the cartilage and allow the joint to move freely.

Hip replacement surgery takes one to two hours, and afterwards you may stay in the hospital for several days. When you go home, you will have to use a cane, walker, or crutches at first. You will likely have physical therapy to improve your ability to move with your new hip. After the first few weeks, light exercise such as bike riding or swimming will help you heal, but certain actions, such as climbing stairs or bending over at the waist, may be difficult at first. It will take several weeks before you can drive or return to work. Full recovery may take six to 12 months.