Jefferson Health

Physician Profile

Alan Hilibrand, MD

Academic Title: Professor

Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery - Spine

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Office Locations

999 Route 73
Marlton NJ 08053
Phone: (800) 321-9999
3300 Tillman Drive, 2nd Floor
Glenview Corporate Center
Bensalem PA 19020
Phone: (800) 321-9999
327 Greentree Rd
Sewell NJ 08080

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 2010


  • Yale University School of Medicine, Medical School


  • University of Michigan Hospital


  • University of Michigan Hospital


  • Case Western Reserve Univ, Cleveland OH

Recent Publications

Comparing the Treatment Algorithm and Complications for Patients Undergoing an Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion at a Physician-Owned Specialty Hospital and a University-Owned Tertiary Care Hospital

Is Neuromonitoring Necessary for All Patients Undergoing Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion?

Are Modic changes associated with intervertebral disc cytokine profiles?

The effect of substance P on an intervertebral disc rat organ culture model

The economic implications of an incidental durotomy

Change in Angular Alignment Is Associated with Early Dysphagia after Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion

Adjacent segment disease: Incidence and recommended treatment

To Fuse Or Not To Fuse: That’s the question

Adjacent segment disease: Natural history of lumbar degeneration or consequence of fusion?

The effect of smoking on patients having spinal surgery

Performing an Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion

Complications of flat bed rest after incidental durotomy

Is it necessary to extend a multilevel posterior cervical decompression and fusion to the upper thoracic Spine?

Clinical and radiographic degenerative spondylolisthesis (CARDS) classification

Cervical radiculopathy: Epidemiology, etiology, diagnosis, and treatment

Demonstrating the value of orthopaedic surgery through multicenter trials: AOA critical issues

Effectiveness of surgery for lumbar stenosis and degenerative spondylolisthesis in the octogenarian population: Analysis of the Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial (SPORT) data

C1 plumb line and cervical sagittal balance predict the outcome of cervical laminectomy and fusion

Lumbar surgery in the elderly provides significant health benefit in the US health care system: Patient-reported outcomes in 4370 patients from the N2QOD registry

Degenerative cervical myelopathy: A spectrum of related disorders affecting the aging spine