Jefferson Health

Physician Profile

Matthew Austin, MD

Academic Title: Professor

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

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Office Locations

Philadelphia
925 Chestnut Street
5th Floor
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (267) 339-3500
Phone: (800) 321-9999
Bensalem
3300 Tillman Drive, 2nd Floor
Glenview Corporate Center
Bensalem PA 19020
Phone: (800) 321-9999
Newtown
2700 S Eagle Road
The Village of Newtown Shopping Center
Newtown PA 18940
Phone: (800) 321-9999

Medical Services

Years in Practice

13

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2015,2014,2013,2011,2010

Education

  • Temple University School of Medicine, Medical School

Internship

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Residency

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Fellowship

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Recent Publications

Smoking Increases the Rate of Reoperation for Infection within 90 Days After Primary Total Joint Arthroplasty

Periarticular Injection of Liposomal Bupivacaine Offers No Benefit Over Standard Bupivacaine in Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Prospective, Randomized, Controlled Trial

Low-dose aspirin is effective chemoprophylaxis against clinically important venous thromboembolism following total joint arthroplasty a preliminary analysis

Estimating the Societal Benefits of THA After Accounting for Work Status and Productivity: A Markov Model Approach

Aspirin Is as Effective as and Safer Than Warfarin for Patients at Higher Risk of Venous Thromboembolism Undergoing Total Joint Arthroplasty

Modular Polyethylene Inserts for Total Knee Arthroplasty: Can Surgeons Detect 1-mm Thickness Increments?

Blood management after total joint arthroplasty in the United States: 19-year trend analysis

Preventing Leg Length Discrepancy and Instability After Total Hip Arthroplasty

Metaphyseal bone loss in revision knee arthroplasty

Removal of well-fixed components

Medicare fails to compensate additional surgical time and effort associated with revision arthroplasty

What Is the Level of Evidence Substantiating the Medicare Local Coverage Determinations?

Bacterial Contamination in Tips of Electrocautery Devices During Total Hip Arthroplasty

Two-stage exchange hip arthroplasty: Articulating spacers

Revision total knee arthroplasty in the young patient: Is there trouble on the horizon?

Operative Environment

A systematic review of open reduction and internal fixation of periprosthetic femur fractures with or without allograft strut, cerclage, and locked plates

Head computed tomography is not useful for evaluating patients change in mental status following total joint arthroplasty

Revision knee arthroplasty for bone loss: Choosing the right degree of constraint

Pulmonary embolism after total joint arthroplasty: Cost and effectiveness of four treatment modalities