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Physician Profile

Joseph Abboud, MD

Academic Title: Professor

Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery - Shoulder
Orthopaedic Surgery - Shoulder & Elbow

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Office Locations

925 Chestnut Street
5th Floor
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (267) 339-3500
Fax: (215) 503-0580
999 Route 73
Marlton NJ 08053
Phone: (800) 321-9999
NovaCare Complex, Two NovaCare Way
Broad & Pattison Avenue
Philadelphia PA 19145
Phone: (800) 321-9999
King of Prussia
234 Mall Blvd.
The Atrium Bldg. Ste G30
King of Prussia PA 19406
Phone: (800) 321-9999

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Georgetown University School of Medicine, Medical School


  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania


  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania


  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Recent Publications

Outcomes following arthroscopic repair of posterior labral tears in patients older than 35 years

Shoulder Synovial Fluid Lipoprotein Levels and Their Relationship to the Rotator Cuff

The use of indomethacin in the prevention of postoperative radioulnar synostosis after distal biceps repair

Future surgery after revision shoulder arthroplasty: The impact of unexpected positive cultures

An analysis of surgical and nonsurgical operating room times in high-volume shoulder arthroplasty

Heterotopic ossification of the long head of the triceps after reverse total shoulder arthroplasty

Functional outcomes after bilateral arthroscopic rotator cuff repair

Interpretation of Post-operative Distal Humerus Radiographs After Internal Fixation: Prediction of Later Loss of Fixation

Length of stay after shoulder arthroplasty—the effect of an orthopedic specialty hospital

CORR Insights®: Tendon Collagen Crosslinking Offers Potential to Improve Suture Pullout in Rotator Cuff Repair: An Ex Vivo Sheep Study

Profile of Current Opinion on Arthroscopic Acromioplasty: A Video Survey Study

Glenoid Dysplasia

Erratum: Poor Agreement on Classification and Treatment of Subscapularis Tendon Tears (Arthroscopy - Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery (2016) 32 (246-251))

Auxiliary proteins that facilitate formation of collagen-rich deposits in the posterior knee capsule in a rabbit-based joint contracture model

Surgical options for the young patient with glenohumeral arthritis

External fixation in the setting of elbow instability

Posterior monteggia fracture- dislocations

Blocking collagen fibril formation in injured knees reduces flexion contracture in a rabbit model

Coracoid fracture after reverse total shoulder arthroplasty: a report of 2 cases

Adult Monteggia and Olecranon Fracture Dislocations of the Elbow