Jefferson University Hospitals

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

Early versus late reverse shoulder arthroplasty for proximal humerus fractures: Does it matter?

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

Pain Management after Outpatient Shoulder Arthroscopy: A Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials

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

Quantitative anatomical differences in the shoulder

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

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

Classifying glenohumeral synovitis: A novel intraoperative scoring system

Randomized controlled trial of interscalene block compared with injectable liposomal bupivacaine in shoulder arthroplasty

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

Instability After Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty: Which Patients Dislocate?

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))