Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Asif Ilyas, MD

Academic Title: Associate Professor
Program Director, Hand & Upper Extremity Surgery Fellowship

Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery - Hand Surgery & Rehabilitation

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Office Locations

3300 Tillman Drive, 2nd Floor
Glenview Corporate Center
Bensalem PA 19020
Phone: (800) 321-9999
King of Prussia
234 Mall Blvd.
The Atrium Bldg. Ste G30
King of Prussia PA 19406
Phone: (800) 321-9999
Bryn Mawr
825 Old Lancaster Avenue
Suite 100, 140 and 200
Bryn Mawr PA 19010
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

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society

Main Line Magazine's Top Docs


Dr. Ilyas treats hand, wrists, elbows, arms, and orthopaedic trauma injuries.


  • Hahnemann University School of Medicine, Medical School


  • Temple University Hospital


  • Temple University Hospital


  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Recent Publications

Complex Trauma Management of the Upper Extremity

Distal Radius Fractures in a Functional Quadruped: Spanning Bridge Plate Fixation of the Wrist

Radial Nerve Palsy After Humeral Shaft Fractures: The Case for Early Exploration and a New Classification to Guide Treatment and Prognosis

Open Fractures of the Hand: Review of Pathogenesis and Introduction of a New Classification System

Antibiotic Management and Operative Debridement in Open Fractures of the Hand and Upper Extremity: A Systematic Review

Forearm Compartment Syndrome: Evaluation and Management

Ulnar Nerve Management with Distal Humerus Fracture Fixation: A Meta-Analysis

Hand Surgeons and Orthopedic Trauma Surgeons Call Coverage of Acute Upper Extremity Injuries: Where Should the Line Be Drawn?

A Prospective Randomized Study Comparing Bupivacaine Hydrochloride Versus Bupivacaine Liposome for Pain Management After Distal Radius Fracture Repair Surgery

Economic analysis of bisphosphonate use after distal radius fracture for prevention of hip fracture

Prospective Evaluation of Opioid Consumption Following Hand Surgery Performed Wide Awake Versus With Sedation

Postoperative Pain Management Following Carpal Tunnel Release: A Prospective Cohort Evaluation

A Prospective Randomized Study Analyzing Preoperative Opioid Counseling in Pain Management After Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery

Incidence of Glove Perforation During Hand Surgical Procedures

Safe Return to Driving After Volar Plating of Distal Radius Fractures

The opioid epidemic: Postoperative pain management strategies in orthopaedics

An Economic Analysis of MAC Versus WALANT: A Trigger Finger Release Surgery Case Study

Septic arthritis of the wrist: Incidence, risk factors, and predictors of infection

A Mobile-Based Surgical Simulation Application: A Comparative Analysis of Efficacy Using a Carpal Tunnel Release Module

Prospective Evaluation of Sleep Improvement Following Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery