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  • Dr. Rothman on Living Healthier in Sports Illustrated

    Tuesday, 03 March 2015 Dr. Rothman on Living Healthier in Sports Illustrated

    One of the most common questions that we get asked is: what is the key to living longer? It’s a simple question with a complex answer. Some of the factors to living a healthy, vibrant life are beyond our control—genetics, disease, etc…—but there are several things you can do as you get older to help ensure a long and productive life. Read More »

  • Building Orthopaedics

    Monday, 02 March 2015 Building Orthopaedics

    The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons celebrated the opening of their new headquarters at 9400 West Higgins Road in Rosemont, Illinois on February 21, 2015. Dr. Williams was on hand for the ribbon cutting ceremony. Read More »

  • Dr. Ciccotti discusses Derrick Rose's Injuries

    Wednesday, 25 February 2015 Dr. Ciccotti discusses Derrick Rose's Injuries

    Dr. Michael Ciccotti joined 120 Sports to discuss Derrick Rose's recent injury, a timeframe for his return, and advice on recovering from sports related injuries. Read More »

  • Dr. Vitanzo and Dr. Kenneally on Chris Bosh's health

    Friday, 20 February 2015 Dr. Vitanzo and Dr. Kenneally on Chris Bosh's health

    What could blood clots in the lungs mean for Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh? Rothman Institute's own Dr. Peter Vitanzo (who works with the Philadelphia Phillies and the Philadelphia 76ers) and Dr. Barry Kenneally weigh in with Sports Illustrated. Read More »

  • 76ers Franklin Stops by RI!

    Wednesday, 18 February 2015 76ers Franklin Stops by RI!

    Franklin, the Philadelphia 76ers mascot, stopped by today to see the team's physicians at Rothman Institute. Read More »

  • Rothman Institute Physicians Cited as Top Spine and Joint Replacement Experts in the World

    Monday, 16 February 2015

    Rothman Institute is pleased to announce several of its physicians in spine and joint replacement have been ranked in Expertscape’s Top 50 ranking. Expertscape, has sponsored a ranking methodology to allow patients to locate qualified physicians based on a physician’s expertise as demonstrated through their contributions to the peer reviewed literature. Read More »

  • Art of Aging: Joint Problems in Women

    Friday, 06 February 2015

    Dr. Charles Getz of the Rothman Institute at Riddle Hospital Main Line Health discovered a tear in her rotator cuff and says it's the number one shoulder injury he sees.
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  • Is surgery a viable treatment option for patients age 80+ with acute spinal conditions?

    Friday, 06 February 2015

    "This study demonstrates that surgery for the treatment of lumbar stenosis and degenerative spondylolisthesis provides significant benefit compared to nonoperative treatment in those patients over the age of 80," said lead study author Jeffrey A. Rihn, MD, an orthopaedic surgeon at the Rothman Institute and associate professor at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pa. Read More »

  • Congratulations Dr. Williams and Dr. Ramsey!

    Monday, 19 January 2015 Congratulations Dr. Williams and Dr. Ramsey!

    Dr. Gerald Williams, current Chief of the Shoulder and Elbow Service at Rothman Institute, will soon be taking on a prestigious executive leadership position with American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. In preparation for that role, Dr. Matthew Ramsey has been named Rothman Institute's Chief of the Shoulder and Elbow Service, effective February 1, 2015. Please join us in congratulating these two talented physicians on these great honors! Read More »

  • Jefferson Comprehensive Concussion Center celebrates anniversary with free baseline testing

    Wednesday, 03 December 2014 Jefferson Comprehensive Concussion Center celebrates anniver...

    In November of 2013, leaders at Rothman Institute, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Wills Eye Hospital collaborated to create the Jefferson Comprehensive Concussion Center (JCCC). Read More »

Upcoming Events

Community Education Lecture Series

Sports Concussion & Injury Update for Athletic Trainers with Dr. Tjoumakaris and Dr. Chhipa

Monday March 09, 2015 06:00 pm
Rothman Institute Manahawkin, Manahawkin, NJ

ACL Injuries and Prevention in the Athlete with Dr. Salvo 3-10-15

Tuesday March 10, 2015 05:30 pm
Rothman Marlton, Marlton, NJ

How to Properly Wear High Heels

Wednesday March 18, 2015 03:00 pm
Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, Galloway, NJ

ACL Injuries and Prevention in the Athlete with Dr. Salvo 3-19-15

Thursday March 19, 2015 05:30 pm
Rothman Institute Washington Township, Sewell, NJ

Bad to the Bone: Osteoporosis, Total Hip Replacements, and Hip Fractures

Tuesday March 24, 2015 05:30 pm
Jefferson Comprehensive Concussion Center, Philadelphia, PA

Injury Prevention and Running Tips with Dr. Kenneally 3-25-15

Wednesday March 25, 2015 07:00 pm
Walnut Street Running Company, Philadelphia, PA

Concussion Awareness & Prevention with Dr. Chrusch 3-29-15

Sunday March 29, 2015 01:00 pm
Theraplay Broomall, Broomall, PA

Knee Pain Treatment Options with Dr. Parvizi 4-7-15

Tuesday April 07, 2015 06:00 pm
Dilworth Park at City Hall, Philadelphia, PA

Treatment Options for Hip Arthritis with Dr. Chen 4-9-15

Thursday April 09, 2015 12:00 pm
Dilworth Park at City Hall, Philadelphia, PA

Non-op Treatment for Knee Pain with Dr. Mehallo 4-9-15

Thursday April 09, 2015 05:00 pm
Rothman Media, Media, PA

Concussion Awareness & Prevention with Dr. Chrusch 4-12-15

Sunday April 12, 2015 01:00 pm
Theraplay Limerick, Limerick, PA

Common Hand Problems with Dr. Jones 4-14-15

Tuesday April 14, 2015 06:00 pm
Ludington Library, Bryn Mawr, PA

Treatment for Hip Pain with Dr. Orozco 4-15-15

Wednesday April 15, 2015 12:00 pm
Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, Galloway, NJ

Let's Talk Shoulders - Arthritis, Rotator Cuff Injuries and More with Dr. Namdari 4-21-15

Tuesday April 21, 2015 05:30 pm
Rothman Institute Bensalem, Bensalem, PA

Whats New in Joint Replacement with Dr. Orozco 4-22-15

Wednesday April 22, 2015 06:00 pm
Sofia Restaurant, Margate, NJ

Treatment Options for Knee Arthritis with Dr. Chen 4-23-15

Thursday April 23, 2015 12:00 pm
Dilworth Park at City Hall, Philadelphia, PA

Arthritis: Prevention and Treatment with Dr. Kenneally 4-28-15

Tuesday April 28, 2015 06:00 pm
Dilworth Park at City Hall, Philadelphia, PA

What's New in Joint Replacement Surgery with Dr. Levicoff 5-7-15

Thursday May 07, 2015 06:00 pm
Ludington Library, Bryn Mawr, PA

Ask the the Doc with Dr. Michael Ross 5-9-15

Saturday May 09, 2015 09:00 am
Bryn Mawr Running Company, Bryn Mawr, PA

Treatment of Hip & Knee Arthritis with Dr. Arnold 5-28-15

Thursday May 28, 2015 10:30 am
Mayfair Senior Center, Philadelphia, PA

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