Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Mark F. Kurd, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor

Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery - Spine

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Office Locations

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
1118 W. Baltimore Pike
Health Center 4, 3rd Floor
Media PA 19063
Phone: (800) 321-9999
400 Enterprise Drive
2nd Floor
Limerick PA 19468
Phone: (800) 321-9999

Medical Services

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Jefferson Medical College, Medical School


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Rush Presbyterian St. Lukes Medical Center

Jefferson physicians accept most health insurance plans, including those listed below. However, plan acceptance may vary by practice and may be subject to change. If you have questions about whether a specific physician accepts your insurance, please contact your insurance company.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AmeriHealth
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • CorVel
  • Devon
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Inter-County Health Plan
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Jeff Plus
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicare
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • Qualcare

Recent Publications

Sacral Fractures and Associated Injuries

Answer to the Letter to the Editor of A. Piazzolla et al. concerning, “The Surgical Algorithm for the AOSpine, Thoracolumbar Spine Injury Classification System” by A. R. Vaccaro et al.; Eur Spine J (2016); 25(4):1087–1094

Cervical spine surgery complications and risks in the elderly

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

The role of multimodal analgesia in spine surgery

The Effect of Dynamic Versus Static Plating Systems on Fusion Rates and Complications in 1-Level and/or 2-Level Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion

Lumbar spinal stenosis: How is it classified?

The Development of a Universally Accepted Sacral Fracture Classification: A Survey of AOSpine and AOTrauma Members

The economic implications of an incidental durotomy

Immobilization following anterior cervical discectomy and fusion: Evidence-based approach

The surgical algorithm for the AOSpine thoracolumbar spine injury classification system

Use of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 in the treatment of degenerative spondylolisthesis

Performing an Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion

Minimally invasive/less invasive microdiscectomy

Microdiscectomy for a paracentral lumbar herniated disk

Should Displaced Sacral Fractures Be Treated by an Orthopedic Traumatologist or a Spine Surgeon?

A change in direction and a name change: The journal of spinal disorders and techniques is now clinical spine surgery

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

Postoperative epidural hematomas in the lumbar spine

Magnetic resonance imaging following spine trauma