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

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

Incidence of Glove Perforation During Hand Surgical Procedures

Safe Return to Driving After Volar Plating of Distal Radius Fractures

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

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

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

Prospective Evaluation of Sleep Improvement Following Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery

Erratum to: 6-week radiographs unsuitable for diagnosis of suspected scaphoid fractures (Arch Orthop Trauma Surg, (2016), 136, (771-778), 10.1007/s00402-016-2438-4)

Timing of Debridement and Infection Rates in Open Fractures of the Hand: A Systematic Review

Interosseous Ligament and Transverse Forearm Stability: A Biomechanical Cadaver Study

A Prospective Randomized Study Comparing Marcaine Versus Exparel for Pain Management After Distal Radius Fracture Repair Surgery

Prospective Evaluation of Opioid Consumption After Distal Radius Fracture Repair Surgery

Hand Surgery and Fluoroscopic Eye Radiation Dosage: A Prospective Pilot Comparison of Large Versus Mini C-Arm Fluoroscopy Use

Wide Awake Trigger Finger Release Surgery: Prospective Comparison of Lidocaine, Marcaine, and Exparel

Interobserver Agreement of the Eaton-Glickel Classification for Trapeziometacarpal and Scaphotrapezial Arthrosis


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

Optimal Positioning for Volar Plate Fixation of a Distal Radius Fracture. Determining the Distal Dorsal Cortical Distance