Rothman Orthopedic Specialty Hospital ranks #1 in Surgical Care & Patient Satisfaction (2013 HCAHPS & SCIP Data) and is a Healthgrades five-star recipient for both Total Knee and Hip Replacements in 2013.
Rothman’s Spine team performs over 3,000 surgical procedures each year and is anchored by three surgeons recognized on the list of the Top 28 Spine Surgeons in the Country.
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Rothman’s Sports Medicine team evaluates over 40,000 sports injuries and performs over 5,000 surgeries each year. Named the #1 Sports Medicine Program in the Region
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Team Physicians of the Philadelphia Eagles, Philadelphia Phillies, Philadelphia Flyers, Villanova University, St. Joseph’s University and over 40 local high school and colleges.
Rothman Institute is included in the Jefferson Department of Orthopedics, which received a #8 national ranking by US News & World Reports for 2014.
More Podium & Poster Presentations at AAOS annual meeting 2013, (World’s Largest Orthopedic Meeting) than any other Orthopedic group in the world.
Approximately 10,000 Hip & Knee replacements a year, one of the world’s largest volumes.
Friday October 24, 2014
Much like the hip, the shoulder is a ball and socket joint. In the case of the shoulder, the “socket” is the area of the scapula (shoulder blade) that holds the head of the humerus arms bone (which is the ball, in this case). Just above the large, ball in socket shoulder joint, there is also a acromioclavicular joint.
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Wednesday October 22, 2014
If you’re a parent, it seems like your list of cares grows daily. With every stage in your child’s life, there comes new ways to possibly destroy their chances of a happy and successful future. You have to weigh issues such as private school vs. public school (or homeschool?), iPhone 5 vs. functional outdated phone (or no phone?), and storebrand food vs. organic (or gluten free?).
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Rothman Institute's Dr. Franks appears on NBC10's @Issue
Rothman Institute's Dr. Franks appears on NBC10's @Issue to discuss concussions.
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