Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Matthew Austin, MD

Academic Title: Professor

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

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Office Locations

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

Medical Services

Years in Practice


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


  • Temple University School of Medicine, Medical School


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Recent Publications

Management of Periprosthetic Joint Infection: The More We Learn, the Less We Know

An assessment of the safety of an orthopedic specialty hospital: A 5-year experience

Choosing a Femoral Head: A Survey Study of Academic Adult Reconstructive Surgeons

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

Smoking increases the rate of reoperation for infection within 90 days after primary total joint arthroplasty

Formal physical therapy after total hip arthroplasty is not required: A randomized controlled trial

The Mark Coventry, MD, Award: Oral Antibiotics Reduce Reinfection After Two-Stage Exchange: A Multicenter, Randomized Controlled Trial

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

High Incidence of Undiagnosed Cervical Myelopathy in Patients with Hip Fracture Compared with Controls

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