Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

William V. Arnold, MD, PhD

Academic Title: Instructor

Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip & Knee
Orthopaedic Surgery - Joint Replacement
Orthopaedic Surgery - Knee

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Office Locations

2630 Holme Ave.
2nd Floor
Philadelphia PA 19152
Phone: (800) 321-9999
3300 Tillman Drive, 2nd Floor
Glenview Corporate Center
Bensalem PA 19020
Phone: (800) 321-9999

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Jefferson Medical College, Medical School


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Jefferson physicians accept most health insurance plans, including those listed below. However, plan acceptance may vary by practice and may be subject to change. If you have questions about whether a specific physician accepts your insurance, please contact your insurance company.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AmeriHealth
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • CorVel
  • Devon
  • Federal BCBS
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Jeff Plus
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • NJ Blue Shield
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • Qualcare
  • United Healthcare
  • s Comp

Recent Publications

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

Are Preoperative Serologic Type and Screen Tests Necessary for Primary Total Joint Arthroplasty Patients in Specialty Surgical Hospitals?

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

Timing of Symptomatic Pulmonary Embolism with Warfarin Following Arthroplasty

Perioperative Antibiotics

Total joint arthroplasty: Should patients have preoperative dental clearance?

Bacterial biofilms and periprosthetic infections.

Symptomatic pulmonary embolus after joint arthroplasty: Stratification of risk factors

Reply to the letter to the editor: Symptomatic pulmonary embolus after joint arthroplasty: Stratification of risk factors

Testing the anti-fibrotic potential of the single-chain Fv antibody against the α2 C-terminal telopeptide of collagen I

Perioperative antibiotics

Bacterial biofilms and periprosthetic infections

Engineering and characterization of the chimeric antibody that targets the c-terminal telopeptide of the α2 chain of human collagen I: A next step in the quest to reduce localized fibrosis

Skeletal diseases caused by mutations that affect collagen structure and function

An Organ Culture System for the Study of the Nucleus Pulposus: Description of the System and Evaluation of the Cells

Comparative gene expression profiling of normal and degenerative discs: Analysis of a rabbit annular laceration model

Recombinant procollagen II: Deletion of D period segments identifies sequences that are required for helix stabilization and generates a temperature-sensitive N-proteinase cleavage site

A cDNA cassette system for the synthesis of recombinant procollagens. Variants of procollagen II lacking a D-period are secreted as triple-helical monomers

Creation of a system for the assembly and expression of DNA constructs encoding novel recombinant human procollagen II

The C-proteinase that processes procollagens to fibrillar collagens is identical to the protein previously identified as bone morphogenic protein-1